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Hear from industry-leading marketers and technologists who are innovating with WordPress to deliver breakthrough digital experiences. Here are some of our highlighted speakers this year:

CEO
WP Engine

Heather Brunner

As Chairwoman and CEO, and a 28-year technology veteran, Heather Brunner has steered WP Engine to hypergrowth and global expansion, with offices in four countries serving over 80,000 customers in 135+ countries.

#1 Best-selling Author &
Motivational Speaker

Erik Qualman

As a #1 Best-selling Author and Motivational Speaker, Erik Qualman has performed in over 50 countries and reached 25 million people this decade. He was voted the 2nd Most Likeable Author in the World behind Harry Potter's J.K. Rowling. His work has been used by the National Guard to Nordstrom to NASA. NYU Stern indicated Qualman is to digital leadership and transformation what Deming is to quality and Drucker is to management.

President
The Center for Generational Kinetics

Jason Dorsey

Jason Dorsey is the leading Millennials and Gen Z researcher and speaker. He has been featured on 60 Minutes, 20/20, The Today Show and over 100 more TV interviews. His passion is solving tough generational challenges for organizations and leaders.

Director, Strategic Opportunities
10up

Phil Crumm

Phil is 10up’s Director of Strategic Opportunities, and works closely with 10up’s engineering, web strategy, and delivery leadership teams to craft thoughtful, innovative approaches to client challenges that leverage new and emerging techniques and technologies to build forward-thinking, future-ready solutions.

Director of Technical Production
The Richards Group—Click Here Labs

Jonathan Jeter

Jonathan has over 20 years of web development, digital marketing, and technology experience as a developer and manager. He and his teams have built innovative web and mobile applications for clients such as PepsiCo, Pizza Hut, Dr. Pepper, Samsung, Charles Schwab, T-Mobile, Heineken, HP, Frito-Lay, SC Johnson and others.

CMO
WP Engine

Mary Ellen Dugan

An accomplished senior marketing executive with 20 years of experience, CMO Mary Ellen Dugan leads all WP Engine global marketing activities, ranging from product marketing, partner enablement and demand generation, brand building, advertising and integrated marketing.

CTO/Founder
WP Engine

Jason Cohen

Jason is the founder and CTO of WP Engine. As a successful, repeat entrepreneur (founded Smart Bear; sold 2008 and IT WatchDogs; sold 2004), Jason became a founding mentor of Austin's top incubator, Capital Factory.

Director of Acquisition, Head of SEO
Chewy

Melanie Mitchell

Melanie Mitchell is a published author and global keynote speaker tasked with growing revenue and new customer acquisition. She has the unique experience of working in leadership roles on the client side, agency side, and platform side for some of the largest companies in the world. Melanie sits on several advisory boards and has been named one of the top 50 Influential Women in Digital Marketing for the past two years.

Chief Technology Officer, US
R/GA

Steven Moy

As Chief Technology Officer, US, Steven Moy leads the technology consulting practice and collaborates on strategy across R/GA’s US offices to maximize R/GA’s impact with clients. With over 30-years of experience, Steven has implemented large-scale technology transformation projects for Fortune 500 brands, including McDonald’s, Staples, and Coach, among others.


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