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How do you build a successful, sustainable, marketing driven organization? Listen to Leads2Scale each week for insights from some of the smartest minds in marketing today.


46: Truth, Joy and How Positivity Will Win the Day with James Lamon (Head of Content, BuzzFeed UK)
Nov 19 • 31 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features James Lamon, Head of Content at BuzzFeed UK. During the conversation, James how BuzzFeed thinks about its responsibility online and the checks and balances they have in place to…
45: The Trust Factor in Influencer Marketing with Adam Williams (CEO, Takumi)
Nov 12 • 25 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Adam Williams, CEO at Takumi. During the conversation, Adam discussed his time at Spotify and the early days of the music streaming business, how he found his way into the world of…
44: The Next Wave of Content Creation and Consumption with James Fabricant, CEO & Founder at TuneMoji
Nov 5 • 29 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast was recorded live during Social Media Week London 2019 and features James Fabricant, one of the very early employees at MySpace International and the current CEO & Founder of TuneMoji. During…
43: Integrating the Customer Experience with Obele Brown-West, EVP, Weber Shandwick
Oct 15 • 42 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Obele Brown-West, Executive Vice President, North America Digital Client Experience Integration Lead at Weber Shandwick. During the conversation, Obele discussed the state of digital…
42: Exploring The Context Marketing Revolution with Mathew Sweezey, Salesforce
Oct 8 • 51 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Mathew Sweezey, Principal of Marketing Insights at Salesforce and author of the forthcoming book, Context Marketing Revolution. During the conversation, Mathew discussed the…
41: The Psychology of Influence with Nathalie Nahai, Host of The Hive Podcast
Oct 1 • 49 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features international speaker, best-selling author and host of The Hive Podcast, Nathalie Nahai. During the conversation Nathalie discussed: Her 2013 book, “Webs of Influence: The Psychology…
40: Conversational Commerce: The Next Frontier in Mobile Messaging with Jake Lazarus, Co-Founder & CEO of OpenMessage
Sep 23 • 41 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Jake Lazarus, Co-Founder& CEO of OpenMessage. During the conversation, Jake discussed his background in neuroscience and human-computer interaction and experience as a neuromarketing…
39: How to Massively Scale Your Business through Customer-Centricity with Penny Wilson, Chief Marketing Officer at Hootsuite
Sep 13 • 28 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Penny Wilson, Chief Marketing Officer at Hootsuite. As CMO, Penny leads Hootsuite’s global marketing strategy, driving market leadership, awareness and demand generation. During the…
38: Getting to the Humanity of a Brand with Josh Dean, Chief Marketing Officer at S’well
Aug 30 • 63 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Josh Dean, Chief Marketing Officer at S’well. Josh is an award-winning, seasoned marketing executive with over 15 years experience across CPG, Apparel, and Direct-to-Consumer at…
37: The Neuroscience of Storytelling with Aoife McGuinness, Neuroscience Consultant at HeyHuman
Aug 23 • 35 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Aoife McGuinness, Neuroscience Consultant at HeyHuman. During the conversation, Aoife discussed her time as part of the Innovation team at HeyHuman where she began her research into…
36: How to Will Your Ideas into Existence with Ultra-Marathoner Charlie Engle
Aug 15 • 53 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features author and Ultra-marathon runner storyteller, Charlie Engle. A thrill-seeker, Charlie Engle has run, cycled, and climbed his way across various terrains around the globe. His…
35: How Do We Sound? How Audio is Changing the Ways We Engage with The New York Times
Aug 2 • 47 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast was recorded live during our Social Media Week New York event and features The New York Times’s biggest voices in audio including Michael Barbaro, host of “The Daily,” and Wesley Morris,…
34: Reddit’s Community Approach to Brand Marketing with Will Cady, Head of Brand Strategy at Reddit
Jul 25 • 31 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Will Cady, Head of Brand Strategy at Reddit. At Reddit, Will oversees a team built to find homes for brands amidst Reddit’s vast ecosystem of every online community imaginable. During…
33: Brands, Creators and How to Change the World with Ian Schafer, Co-Founder & CEO, Kindred
Jul 16 • 61 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Ian Schafer, Co-Founder & CEO of Kindred, a company that aims to bring together communities of influential creators, platforms, and purpose-driven brands and accelerate the next…
32: From FYRE Fiasco to Force for Good: How Andy King is Embracing Virality
Jul 11 • 50 min
This week’s episode we have another conversation that was recorded live during our Social Media Week Los Angeles event and features the incredible Andy King. You might recognize the name as Andy became an internet celebrity thanks to his infamous…
31: How to Overcome Challenges in the Highly Regulated Cannabis Industry with Sheena Shiravi (Director of Consumer Communications, Eaze)
Jun 28 • 47 min
In 2018, first-time cannabis consumers grew by 140% thanks to adult use legalization. As new buyers continue to enter the scene, Eaze has kept a watchful eye on consumer purchasing and wellness behaviors as part of its mission to enhance education,…
30: Everything On-Demand with Postmates SVP of Marketing and Communications Eric Edge
Jun 4 • 39 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Eric Edge, SVP, Marketing and Communications at Postmates. During the conversation, Eric discussed his past roles at Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest, what attracted him to his…
29: Humanizing Enterprise Collaboration with Robert Harles, Managing Director, Social Media & Emerging Channels, Accenture Digital
Apr 29 • 54 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Robert Harles, Managing Director & Global Lead, Social Media & Emerging Channels, Accenture Digital. During the conversation, Robert discussed his early days in Management Consulting…
28: Running Through Sprinklers Naked While Drunk at Night w/ Dan Bennett, Worldwide Chief Innovation Officer at Grey
Apr 23 • 45 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Dan Bennett, Worldwide Chief Innovation Officer at Grey. During the conversation, Dan discussed his early career at Agency.com and his time at TBWA\Chiat\Day, JWT, and McCann, why he…
27: Changing the Fabric of Conversation with Travis Montaque, CEO and Founder of Emogi
Apr 18 • 42 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Travis Montaque, Founder & CEO at Emogi, a content engine for communication services that helps people have better conversations. During the conversation, Travis discussed his early…
26: High Performance UGC for Brands with Jeff Ragovin, Chief Growth Officer at Social Native
Apr 12 • 52 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Jeff Ragovin, Chief Growth Officer and Investor at Social Native, the #1 Platform for high performing branded content on demand. During the conversation, Jeff discussed his early work…
25: How Video Can Drive eCommerce Conversions with Rachel Tipograph, Founder & CEO of MikMak
Mar 29 • 43 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Rachel Tipograph, Founder & CEO of MikMak, a next generation eCommerce platform. During the conversation, Rachel discussed her time at GAP and some of the strategic initiatives she…
24: Scaling a Digital Lifestyle Brand with Fatherly’s CEO Michael Rothman
Mar 22 • 46 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Mike Rothman, Co-Founder & CEO of Fatherly, a digital lifestyle brand that provides news, expert advice, product recommendations and other resources for parents. During the…
23: The Path Towards Greater Intelligence with Tania Yuki, Founder and CEO at Shareablee
Mar 8 • 54 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Tania Yuki, Founder and Chief Executive Officer at Shareablee, a social intelligence platform. During our conversation, Tania discussed what inspired her to leave her cushy gig at a…
22: This is Seth Godin
Feb 28 • 50 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features best selling author, entrepreneur, and Marketing Hall of Fame member Seth Godin! During the conversation, Seth discussed why he believes tension is so important in marketing, what he…
21: What’s Next For Video Marketing with Jason Hsiao, Co-Founder & Chief Video Officer of Animoto
Feb 22 • 44 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Jason Hsiao, Co-Founder & Chief Video Officer, Animoto. During the conversation, Jason discussed his early work at MTV and Comedy Central, his foray into digital video in the mid-two…
20: Nike, Instagram Stories and Keeping it Real with Bryant Kohler, Head of Brand at Conscious Minds
Feb 15 • 52 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Bryant Kohler, Head of Brand at Conscious Minds, a content agency that believes “Storytelling is the currency of human connection.” During the conversation, Bryant discussed some of…
19: Employees as Influencers with Rani Mani, Head of Global Social Influencer Enablement Employee Advocacy, Adobe
Feb 14 • 41 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Rani Mani, Head of Global Social Influencer Enablement & Employee Advocacy at Adobe where she is currently working across Adobe teams to infuse influencer relations into their…
18: Advertising with Your Permission with Brian Wong, CEO & Co-Founder of Kiip
Feb 8 • 46 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Brian Wong, Founder and CEO at Kiip, an in-app mobile advertising network. Brian has been named one of Business Insider’s Top 25 Under 25 in Silicon Valley, 30 Under 30 in Advertising…
17: Navigating The Post-Trust Era w/ Shiv Singh, Co-author of Savvy
Feb 1 • 71 min
This week’s bonus episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Shiv Singh, co-author of Savvy: Navigating Fake Companies, Fake Leaders and Fake News in the Post Trust Era. Shiv is a true leader in the industry with 20+ years in the digital…
16: Blowing Sh*t Up with the Michael Bay of Business - Cindy Gallop, CEO of MakeLoveNotPorn
Jan 29 • 50 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Cindy Gallop, Founder and CEO at MakeLoveNotPorn, the world’s first user-generated, human-curated social sex video-sharing platform. As brand and business innovator and consultant…
15: 20 Years of Storytelling Evolution with Digby Lewis, Executive Director, Content at Iris
Jan 22 • 51 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Digby Lewis, Executive Director of Content at Iris, a marketing agency and creative network that works with some of the world’s biggest businesses including Samsung, adidas and Shell.…
14: AI-Powered Social Listening w/ Aurelien Blaha, Chief Marketing Officer of Digimind
Jan 8 • 48 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Aurelien Blaha, Chief Marketing Officer of Digimind, a social media monitoring and competitive intelligence software company. Coming from a software engineering background, Aurelien…
13: The Rise of Messaging Bots
Dec 13, 2018 • 36 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Kieley Taylor, Managing Partner, Global Head of Social at GroupM, as well as Mike Blake-Crawford, Strategy Director at Social Chain. GroupM and Social Chain are in many ways very…
Bonus Episode: Deep Social Listening w/ Michael MJ Paradiso, VP, EMEA, at NetBase
Dec 7, 2018 • 29 min
This special bonus episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Michael MJ Paradiso, VP of Sales, EMEA, at NetBase. Michael joined NetBase a year ago and has more than eight years of experience in B2B sales, team management, and sales…
12: Platform Specific Storytelling w/ David Schneider & David Levin of That Lot
Dec 4, 2018 • 49 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features David Schneider and David Levin, joint Creative Directors from That Lot, a platform-first social creative agency from the UK. David Schneider is best known as an actor and writer for…
11: Social Media Week London 2018 Preview / The Speed of Feed with Facebook’s Kat Hahn
Nov 12, 2018 • 21 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast is a special SMWLDN preview episode! Our 9th Annual Social Media Week London conference kicks off on November 14th at the QEII Conference Centre in Westminster and we are excited to give you a…
10: Origins of Fandom & Why Reddit Matters w/ Victor Pineiro, SVP of Social Media at Big Spaceshi
Oct 31, 2018 • 46 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Victor Pinero, SVP of Social Media at Big Spaceship, a digital creative agency based in New York City. During the conversation, Victor talked about how an agency like Big Spaceship…
9: Using Data to Enhance the Customer Experience w/ Josh Neckes, Co-Founder at Simon Data
Oct 25, 2018 • 55 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Josh Neckes, Co-Founder and President of Simon Data, the first and only enterprise customer data platform with a fully-integrated marketing cloud. During the conversation, Josh talked…
8: Listen & Scale with Todd Grossman (CEO Americas, Talkwalker)
Oct 16, 2018 • 32 min
On this week’s episode, we have Todd Grossman, CEO Americas, Talkwalker, the #1 social media analytics and monitoring platform. During the conversation, Todd spoke about why it’s important for brands to be listening to their customers, how Talkwalker sets…
7: Organic Reach is in Decline But That’s Ok, with Paul Kontonis, CMO of WHOSAY
Oct 2, 2018 • 44 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Paul Kontonis, Chief Marketing Officer at WHOSAY. In his role, Kontonis is responsible for overseeing the company’s marketing, communications and editorial strategy and initiatives.…
6: Catering to the Needs of Your Audience w/ Sharon Rechter, President of First Media
Sep 25, 2018 • 23 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features On this week’s episode we have Sharon Rechter, President of First Media. First multi-platform, a content publisher dedicated to the savvy millennial woman, with over 1.7 Billion…
5: Account-Based Marketing at Scale w/ Aaron Goldman, CMO of 4C
Sep 13, 2018 • 34 min
This week’s episode of Social Media Week’s Leads2Scale podcast features Aaron Goldman, Chief Marketing Officer of 4C. 4C is a data science and media technology company that improves marketing effectiveness and efficiency for brands, agencies, media…
4: Finding the Right Customers with Geoff McQueen, CEO of Accelo
Sep 4, 2018 • 37 min
Geoff McQueen is the CEO & Co-Founder of Accelo, a cloud-based software management tool with the goal to make your business more profitable and you less stressed. Featured in this episode, Geoff talks about finding the right customers, what platforms…
3: Influencer Marketing at Scale, with Amy Luca, CEO of theAmplify
Aug 28, 2018 • 27 min
Amy Luca is the CEO of theAmplify, an industry leading influencer marketing platform that produces amazing content for some of the biggest brands in the world including Axe, Taco Bell, CoverGirl, Campbell’s and many others. Featured in this episode, Amy…
2: Business Messaging, AI and the Future of Customer Service with Joshua March, CEO of Conversocial
Aug 21, 2018 • 27 min
Joshua March is the founder and CEO of Conversocial, a leading social customer service solution used by hundreds of the world’s biggest brands to deliver enterprise-scale customer service through social media and mobile messaging platforms Featured in…
1: Pivot, then scale with Matt Britton, CEO of Suzy
Aug 14, 2018 • 40 min
Matt Britton is a true pioneer in our industry, having built and sold a number of businesses, including MRY which he sold to the Publicis Group. In his current role as CEO of Suzy, Matt is building something truly unique in the marketing technology space.…
0: Welcome to Leads2Scale
Aug 13, 2018 • 3 min
Leads2Scale aims to provide you with practical insights and emerging trends in social media with the goal of helping you achieve your marketing objectives, scale your audience and generate more more leads.