As vice president of mobile, Mike Ricci oversees the growing mobile marketing products and services business at Webtrends which spans apps, optimization and analytics. Prior to Webtrends, Ricci was vice president and mobile practice leader at Merkle where he established the company's presence in mobile marketing and worked with Merkle's blue-chip client list to develop mobile engagement strategies. Ricci was also vice president of creative and strategy for iLoop Mobile and has held key executive roles at Volantis Systems, Aggreko plc, and York International Corp.
With over 20 years of executive experience, Ricci is a recognized thought leader in the mobile marketing industry. He has worked with leading brands including Clorox, Coca-Cola, Dell, Disney, Lane Bryant, Men's Wearhouse, Microsoft, Samsung, TGI Fridays, and Wendy's. He also led strategy and creative for the Obama '08 mobile programs and initiatives - which was honored as 2008's mobile marketer of the year.
IBM Social Analytics: The Science Behind Social Media Marketing
80% of internet users say they prefer to connect with brands via Facebook. 65% of social media users say they use it to learn more about brands, products and services. Learn about how to find more about customers' attitudes, preferences and buying habits from what they say on social media channels.
An Introduction to Marketing Attribution: Selecting the Right Model for Search, Display & Social Advertising
If you're considering implementing a marketing attribution model to measure and optimize your programs, this paper is a great introduction. It also includes real-life tips from marketers who have successfully implemented attribution in their organizations.
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