Tyler has built Bikerumor into the world’s largest cycling tech blog by continually evolving the content to match reader interests with brands’ desires to connect on a more meaningful level. His honest, straightforward and fully transparent branded content strategy is the model for others looking to add value for brands and the customers they want to reach.
As founder of StoryFuel, Melanie teaches marketers, publishers, creators & companies how to tell better brand stories. She's former editor of branded content at The New York Times, a founding member of HuffPost’s brand storytelling team, and Director of Creative Strategy for Time Inc. Her book, Content Fuel, is included FREE with purchase of this course!
Benton Crane is CEO of Harmon Brothers, the creative agency behind wildly viral video campaigns that have racked up more than 1 Billion (with a "B") views for Squatty Potty, FiberFix, Chatbooks and PooPourri. Their use of humor and strong visuals make their clients' ads massively memorable and shareable while generating more than $300 million in sales!
Stephen grew GearJunkie from a local newspaper column to a nationally syndicated column to one of the largest, most popular outdoor gear & lifestyle websites in the world. Their ability to produce large-scale, highly integrated & content-centered campaigns have landed clients like Patagonia, Eddie Bauer, Columbia, Yeti Coolers, REI & more.
Award-winning filmmaker behind feature-length documentaries, like Ride the Divide and Inspired to Ride, that have been distributed globally via Netflix, Amazon, iTunes, theatrical, and television. Creating multi-tactical brand partnerships with Salsa Cycles, Apidura, MOOTS, Big Agnes & more.
Nzinga C. Blake is a child of the world, growing up in Tokyo, Nairobi and the U.S. After graduating UCLA's School of Film, becoming an award winning TV personality, writer, producer, actress and social impact filmmaker on ABC, CW, Showtime, BET & more, she built Tribune Media's Google News Initiative content arm for underrepresented & marginalized voices.
Tyler is a certified SEO marketing expert who runs Pubtelligence, the largest global series of digital publishing events held at Google headquarters worldwide. Ezoic is a leading platform for A.I.-based digital marketing, a Google Certified Partner, and Tyler heads up the marketing department and advises on white hat SEO best practices.
Rob is a video marketing strategist & content producer who has created effective storytelling projects for brands like Goodwill, Delta Airlines, The Hollywood Reporter, Strava, Salvation Army & many more. At RWCP, his team partners with clients to elevate their brand through premium, results-driven creative video content.
Andy is the author of Content Chemistry, an illustrated guide to content marketing, and co-founder/CMO of Orbit Media. He holds far to many "Top" rankings to fit here...but they come from the likes of Forbes, Entrepreneur Magazine, Buzzsumo, Social Media Examiner & lots more!. He's a frequent speaker on using analytics to measure content's impact.