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Your host Minter Dial (@mdial) gives weekly interviews on digital, new technologies, and brand strategy, featuring leading business leaders, personalities, entrepreneurs and authors from around the world who are making things happen! The show was cited…


Inserting Empathy and Care into Business for Impact with Nora Gherbi, founder of Who Cares!? Chronicles (MDE341)
Sep 14 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #341Nora Gherbi is the founder of WHO CARES!? Chronicles, a New York-based international caring initiative aiming to promote and provide insight into everything related to CSR. WHO CARES!? Chronicles focuses on…
The State of Play of Machine Learning, Deep Learning and Artificial Intelligence with Sam Charrington, host of the TWiMLAI podcast (MDE340)
Sep 7 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #340Sam Charrington is an industry analyst, specialized in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence. He’s also the host of the very successful podcast, TWiMLAI aka This Week in Machine Learning and AI. In t…
The Power and Insights of Emotion in Voice & Speech with Rana Gujral, CEO of Behavioral Signals (MDE339)
Aug 31 • 42 min
The power of AI used to detect emotions in voice and speech with Rana Gujral
Marketing and New Retail in China with author and China marketing expert Ashley Galina Dudarenok (MDE338)
Jul 27 • 55 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #338Ashley Galina Dudarenok is a China marketing expert, founder of two companies, Alarice a social media agency and ChoZan, for training, keynotes and masterclasses on marketing in China. Based in HK, Ashley i…
How to Act Superfast and Lead at Speed with Sophie Devonshire, CEO of The Caffeine Partnership (MDE337)
Jul 21 • 40 min
Sophie Devonshire is CEO of The Caffeine Partnership, an award-winning strategic consultancy, specialised in brand-led business growth. Sophie is also a keynote speaker and author, having published Superfast, Lead at Speed, How pace can drive pe…
How to Make a Great Podcast and Be A Fabulous Podcast Guest with Tom Schwab, CEO of Interview Valet (MDE336)
Jul 13 • 56 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #336Tom Schwab is a speaker, author (Podcast Guest Profits and The Mastermind Blueprint), coach, and successful online entrepreneur. Tom’s passionate about helping brands grow from obscure to …
How to Pivot your Life and Invest Successfully in Startups with Fabrice Grinda, Serial Entrepreneur and Prolific Angel Investor (MDE335)
Jul 7 • 43 min
Fabrice Grinda - entrepreneur, speaker and prolific angel investor
Practicing Empathy in Business for Better Results with Dr Lidewij Niezink (MDE334)
Jun 29 • 50 min
Empathy Intervision for business with Lidewij Niezink
Making Digital Transformation Come Alive with Samuel Monnie of Campbell Soup (MDE333)
Jun 22 • 37 min
Sam Monnie is helping bring digital transformation to Campbell Soup
How a Career in Sleep Led to a Meaningful and High Ranking Career with Dr. Mark Rosekind (MDE332)
Jun 16 • 45 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #332Dr Mark Rosekind is Chief Safety Officer at Zoox, developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Zoox aims to provid…
Get your Punk CX out with Adrian Swinscoe, Author and Customer Experience Expert (MDE331)
Jun 8 • 45 min
Get your PUNK CX on! With guest Adrian Swinscoe
Making Your Brand Stand Out, with Mitch Duckler, Author of The Indispensable Brand (MDE330)
Jun 1 • 35 min
Mitch Duckler on making your brand stand out!
From Meerkat Studies to Sleep Specialist, Dr Kat Lederle Helps Us To Sleep Better (MDE329)
May 25 • 39 min
How to Sleep Better with Sleep Specialist and Author Dr Kat Lederle
Powered by Change agent, Jonathan MacDonald, best-selling author and man who leads by change (MDE328)
May 18 • 54 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #328Jonathan MacDonald is a man who excels at many things, including being a CEO-whisperer, inventor, investor, renowned black belt in kickboxing, and most recently, author of the best-selling Powered by Change…
Digital Transformation with the Human Touch - Isabel Naidoo from FIS (MDE327)
May 11 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #327Isabel Naidoo is the head of People, Strategy & Analytics at FIS, the world’s largest provider of financial technology solutions. Isabel has led the digital transformation programme of people services a…
Getting Superengaged Employees and How To Have a Riot at Work with Author and Entrepreneur Nikki Gatenby (MDE326)
May 4 • 39 min
Nikki Gatenby is founder and MD of the marketing agency Propellernet, based in Brighton, UK. She has been consistently described as a Great Boss, running an agency that is cited as a Great Place to Work every year since 2013. Nikki is also author of…
Why Artificial Intelligence Will be a Positive Force for the Future with futurist and author Calum Chace (MDE325)
Apr 27 • 43 min
Futurist & Author Calum Chace - The Future of AI
Putting Heart and Ethics into Artificial Intelligence with John Havens (MDE324)
Apr 20 • 44 min
Ethics, Human Rights and Empathy with AI and John Havens
The Making of a Hero Executive with Jeffrey Hayzlett, Entrepreneur, Speaker and Best-selling Author (MDE323)
Apr 13 • 35 min
Jeffrey Hayzlett - The Hero Factor and How to Build a Profitable Purpose-Led Business
Insights of a Great Negotiator with Chris Voss, best-selling author and CEO of the Black Swan Group (MDE322)
Apr 3 • 42 min
Great negotiations skills with Chris Voss
How to Use AI in Marketing with author and keynote speaker, Katie King (MDE321)
Mar 30 • 38 min
AI in marketing, how companies should approach on boarding AI in their sales and marketing efforts.
Unpacking the Subscription Model - How to Succeed in Turning Up Sales with Patrick Campbell (MDE320)
Mar 24 • 45 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #320Patrick Campbell is Co-Founder & CEO of ProfitWell and has seen inside more subscription and SaaS companies than anyone else in the world. By using their proprietary industry data on 8,000+ businesses, …
Scaling Life to Find Your Purpose - Lifescale with Brian Solis (MDE319)
Mar 17 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #319Brian Solis is an eight-time author, futurist, celebrated keynote speaker and Principal Analyst at Altimeter, a Prophet Company. In this conversation with Brian, we discuss his latest book, Lifescale, which…
Talk Triggers to Get Your Brand Talked About and Heard with Jay Baer (MDE318)
Mar 10 • 38 min
Talk Triggers with Jay Baer
Talking the future of Artificial Intelligence with Jeremy Waite, CSO at IBM Watson (MDE317)
Mar 3 • 45 min
Jeremy Waite talks about the future of Artificial Intelligence
The Disruption Economy, New Tech and Innovation Trends and Making the World a Better Place with James Bidwell (MDE316)
Feb 23 • 41 min
New tech and innovation trends with James Bidwell, Chair of Springwise
The Non-Obvious Trends for 2019 with Rohit Bhargava (MDE315)
Feb 16 • 38 min
The Non Obvious Trends for 2019 with Rohit Bhargara
The Importance of Design and Brand in Business Building with Marty Neumeier (MDE314)
Feb 10 • 44 min
Marty Neumeier on branding and the design mindset
Bringing Artificial Intelligence to Bear in Business & Marketing, with Rob Walker (MDE313)
Feb 3 • 40 min
Rob Walker and the state of applied AI for customer engagement and customer service
How Empathy Can Help Drive Your Business with Michael Ventura, Author of Applied Empathy (MDE312)
Jan 27 • 45 min
Michael Ventura and Applied Empathy in Business and the Military
Legacy in the Making: Building a Long-Term Brand to Stand Out in a Short-Term World with Mark Miller (MDE311)
Jan 20 • 39 min
Legacy in the Making with Mark Miller (co authored with Lucas Conley)
How to be a Great Leader and Build Trust with INSEAD Professor Gianpiero Petriglieri (MDE310)
Jan 13 • 31 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #310Gianpiero Petriglieri is a leading professor of management at INSEAD, with a focus on leadership and learning. In this conversation, we look at the most important qualities of leaders in today’s business en…
Living Your Passion. How To Turn Your Passion Into Your Livelihood with Caspar Craven (MDE309)
Jan 6 • 39 min
Caspar Craven - Entrepreneur, Adventurer, Speaker and Author
The State of the Business of Podcasting with Libsyn VP, Rob Walch - Why the future of podcasting is bright (MDE308)
Dec 23, 2018 • 40 min
Rob Walch is the VP of Podcaster Relations at Libsyn, the world’s largest podcast network with over 35,000 podcasts hosted, serving over 62 million audience members monthly. In this podcast with Rob, we discuss the state of the busines…
Creating Edraak, the leading online learning platform for the Arabic speaking world, with Nafez Dakkak, CEO of QRF UK (MDE307)
Dec 16, 2018 • 36 min
Making of Edraak, the largest MOOC for the Arabic speaking world with Nafez Dakkak
The Transformation Journey of CVS Health with CMO, Norm de Greve (MDE306)
Dec 8, 2018 • 40 min
Norm de Greve is CMO of CVS Health. He’s also a member of the Board of Directors for the ANA and Mobile Marketing Association. CVS Health, which is Fortune #7 and was voted one of the most innovative companies by FAST company in 2018, has und…
Why Empathy Matters and How to Encourage More Empathic Living with Roman Krznaric (MDE305)
Dec 2, 2018 • 35 min
Roman Krznaric is a social philosopher and bestselling author of multiple books, including Empathy, How Should We Live? Carpe Diem and How to Find Fulfilling Work, books that have been published in more than 20 languages. He is also the found…
The Making of a Digital-First State — The Story with Kalle Palling, a leading light of the Estonian e-State (MDE304)
Nov 25, 2018 • 47 min
Kalle Palling has been an MP of the Estonian parliament starting in 2007, when he was just 22 years old. He was very active in pushing through legislation around technology and e-governance, helping Estonia to accelerate its transformation to…
The Future of Retail and Will Amazon Be Part of It? with Retail Prophet’s Doug Stephens (MDE303)
Nov 18, 2018 • 48 min
The future of retail with Doug Stephens
Let’s Scramble! A Business Thriller to Learn How to Create an Agile Strategy with Marty Neumeier (MDE302)
Nov 11, 2018 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #302Marty Neumeier is a best-selling author, having published such venerable books as The Brand Gap, The Brand Flip and MetaSkills. His latest book is Scramble, How agile strategy can build epic brands in recor…
Building Cross Disciplinary Teams to Bring Futuristic Solutions with Dr. Jack Kreindler (MDE301)
Nov 4, 2018 • 40 min
How to improve our health, solve big problems with Jack Kreindler
Building a Customer Centric Agency with Lee Odden, CEO of TopRank Marketing (MDE300)
Oct 28, 2018 • 39 min
TopRank Marketing CEO Lee Odden on Blogging, Content and Influencer Marketing Tips
A Marketplace for Big Data, AI and Data Analytics with Pivigo CEO Kim Nilsson (MDE299)
Oct 21, 2018 • 38 min
Big Data Marketplace for Data Scientists with Dr Kim Nilsson
The Future of Customer Service, Messaging and AI with Conversocial CEO Joshua March (MDE298)
Oct 14, 2018 • 37 min
Interview with Joshua March, CEO and Founder of Conversocial
The Path To Creating A Vibrant Community, with Melanie Notkin, SavvyAuntie and the PANKs (MDE297)
Oct 7, 2018 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #297Melanie Notkin founded a robust and thriving community, called SavvyAuntie. As such, Melanie is a leading voice of a group of women that has $61B in buying power. She’s a national best-selling author …
How to Boost Your Empathy Factor at Work with author, Marie Miyashiro (MDE296)
Sep 30, 2018 • 46 min
Marie Miyashiro on how to bring empathy into the workplace
The Lessons Learned from Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of Decoded Future and TheCurrent, Liz Bacelar (MDE295)
Sep 23, 2018 • 33 min
Liz Bacelar, serial entrepreneur, founder of Decoded Fashion and TheCurrent
Why, when and how to make your brand political with Latia Curry from We Are Rally (MDE294)
Sep 16, 2018 • 41 min
Getting Political with your brand and marketing with Latia Curry from We Are Rally
Exploring new business models, fixing communications and discovering Wellville with Esther Dyson (MDE293)
Sep 9, 2018 • 41 min
Esther Dyson on the role of tech in society, investing in healthcare, Wellville
Creating ridiculously good content with MarketingProf’s Chief Content Officer, Ann Handley (MDE292)
Sep 2, 2018 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #292 Ann Handley is a keynote speaker of great renown, digital marketing pioneer, WSJ best-selling author, and partner and chief content officer at MarketingProfs. In the first ever themed podcast here, Ann and I riffe…
How To Win The Battle for Tech Talent with Simon La Fosse (MDE291)
Aug 26, 2018 • 35 min
Headhunting for tech talent with Simon La Fosse
Disrupting the Tradespeople Market with Rated People’s CEO Celia Francis (MDE290)
Aug 19, 2018 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #290 Celia Francis is CEO of Rated People, a marketplace in the UK for tradespeople, such as plumbers and electricians. It’s a disruptive player, making waves. In this interview with Celia, we look at the challenges of…
Here’s How Merrill Brown Plans To Fix The Media Problem: Check out The News Project (MDE289)
Aug 12, 2018 • 37 min
The News Project Solution for News Rooms
A New Way to Explore Your Genetics Anonymously and to Conquer ADHD with Ofer Lidsky (MDE288)
Aug 5, 2018 • 39 min
Blockchain and Genetics with DNATix with Ofer Lidsky
Explore Your Epigenetics For Better Personalised, Preventative Healthcare with Chronomics CEO Dr Tom Stubbs (MDE287)
Jul 29, 2018 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #287 Dr Tom Stubbs is the CEO and co-founder of Chronomics. With a PhD in epigenetics, specialised in aging, Tom and his team launched Chronomics late last year. It’s a service that looks at your epigenetics and provid…
Using Artificial Intelligence To Decode Our Heart Beat Into Emotions with Limbic AI’s CEO, Ross Harper (MDE286)
Jul 22, 2018 • 37 min
Ross Harper, CEO of Limbic AI - the power of neural networks and AI
Talking Digital Transformation, Leadership and the Challenging Media Landscape with Esra Dogramaci (MDE285)
Jul 15, 2018 • 39 min
Digital transformation at Media Companies with Esra Dogramaci
Using Data & AI to create preemptive and preventative recommendations for athletes with Helene Guillaume, CEO of WILD (MDE284)
Jul 8, 2018 • 39 min
Using AI and Data with wearable devices for performing athletes with Helene Guillaume, CEO of WILD
James Monaghan, building a trusted digital identity infrastructure for the world at Evernym (MDE283)
Jun 24, 2018 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #283 James Monaghan, whom I met as a fellow speaker at CogX 2018, is VP Product Management at Evernym, a startup based out of Utah, building the next generation of identity infrastructure for the world. It’s a fascinat…
Building A Unique And Successful Brand In A Crowded Market: Madison Reed by Amy Errett (MDE282)
Jun 17, 2018 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #282 Amy Errett is an unique businesswoman who has worked in big business, led a VC, has operated on many boards and also started multiple entrepreneurial outfits. Her latest is Madison Reed, launched it in 2014, manuf…
How to Tackle Disruption, Ask Better Questions and Adapt to Survive with Jack Uldrich, Futurist and Best-Selling Author (MDE281)
Jun 10, 2018 • 42 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #281 Jack Uldrich is an acclaimed global futurist, keynote (including TEDx) speaker, and best-selling author. In this conversation, we discuss why business executives need to unlearn and embrace ambiguity in order bett…
Discover the Pragmatist’s Guide to Life and a new approach to finding purpose with Simone and Malcolm Collins (MDE280)
Jun 3, 2018 • 37 min
Pragmatist’s Guide to Life
Behind the scenes with the successful Somnai Experience in London with Andrew McGuinness (MDE279)
May 27, 2018 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #279 Andrew McGuinness is the CEO of Ellipsis Entertainment and founder of the BMB and Seven Dials PR agency. Through DotDotDot London, part of Ellipsis, Andrew partnered with a couple of agencies to create an innovati…
Understanding and Leveraging Cryptocurrencies and the Blockchain with Peter McCormack (MDE278)
May 20, 2018 • 39 min
All things Bitcoin and Crypto with Peter McCormack
The state of marketing technology, building community and purpose into your brand experience with Kelly Hungerford (MDE277)
May 13, 2018 • 41 min
State of Marketing Tech, Building Purpose and Community with Kelly Hungerford
Exploring and Exploiting IoT Internet of Things with Will Donovan, founder of Atmos XR (MDE276)
May 6, 2018 • 48 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #276 Will Donovan is founder and CEO of the non-profit Curtis Leadership Foundation, helping to prepare future leaders and innovators to embody their values, build trust, harness their inspirations and launch future-pr…
Innovation, Digital Transformation and Digital Darwinism with Tom Goodwin (MDE275)
Apr 29, 2018 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #275 Tom Goodwin is a repeat guest on the show, last one was back in 2015. Since then, it seems that everything has changed! Tom is Executive Vice President and Head of Innovation at Zenith, part of Publicis Media. He’…
Transformation and Inspiration, Up Close with Seth Godin (MDE274)
Apr 22, 2018 • 37 min
Seth Godin delivers pearls of wisdom on transformation, leadership and marketing
Using social media and crafting the best strategy to drive your business in 2018 with Neal Schaffer (MDE273)
Apr 15, 2018 • 36 min
Neal Schaffer talks through how companies need to approach social media to drive their business. It’s about the people!
Driving the Triple Bottom Why for enhancing your brand’s storytelling and marketing with Marissa Feinberg (MDE272)
Apr 8, 2018 • 43 min
Marissa Feinberg on the Triple Bottom Why
The Opportunities and Use Cases of Artificial Intelligence for Business with Rob McCargow @robmccargow (MDE271)
Apr 1, 2018 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #271 Rob McCargow is the Artificial Intelligence programme leader at PWC and is a renowned speaker and thought leader on artificial intelligence. He’s mission-led and has been leading the debate about how AI can do goo…
Meaningful Entrepreneurialism - The 10 Minute Mind with Monique Rhodes (MDE270)
Mar 25, 2018 • 37 min
Meaningful entrepreneur Monique Rhodes and The 10 Minute Mind
Making marketers better and how you can get a 79% open rate for your emails with Peter Shankman (MDE269)
Mar 18, 2018 • 29 min
Peter Shankman on making better marketers in this crowded world
The Exciting Potential of Artificial Intelligence by Jeremy Waite, IBM Evangelist (MDE268)
Mar 11, 2018 • 44 min
A state of the business of artificial intelligence with Jeremy Waite
The remarkable story of Starling Bank, a new generation of bank founded by Anne Boden (MDE267)
Mar 5, 2018 • 33 min
Starling Bank - A major disruptor of the banking industry with Anne Boden
How to digitalize the police and how to futureproof your career with Justin Insalaco (MDE266)
Feb 25, 2018 • 38 min
Digital transformation in the police force - Many Parallels with Business
Storytelling, content marketing and brand building with Carla Johnson (MDE265)
Feb 18, 2018 • 38 min
Storytelling and Content Marketing Strategies with Carla Johnson
How To Use Tech To Transform Lives And Humanity, with Nichol Bradford, co-Founder of the TransTech Lab and Willow Group (MDE264)
Feb 11, 2018 • 43 min
Nichol Bradford on the transformative power of technology
Injecting meaning into design. More than user-centric design, Julie Jensen Bennett uses meaning-centric design. (MDE263)
Jan 28, 2018 • 34 min
How to create meaning-centred design with Julie Jensen Bennett at Precipice Design
Important Marketing Tips and Trends for 2018 and Creating Powerful and Effective Education Online with Kerry O’Shea Gorgone (MDE262)
Jan 21, 2018 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #262 Kerry O’Shea Gorgone is Director of Product Strategy at MarketingProfs, which offers education for many of the top organisations in the world and boasts over 600,000 members. Kerry, who has a law and business mast…
Using Artificial Intelligence to Create Great Content, With Martin Adams CEO of Codec.AI (MDE261)
Dec 17, 2017 • 38 min
How To Use AI To Drive Your Content Marketing
Artificial Intelligence Plus Data Ownership And A New Business Model with Nick Oliver at People.Io (MDE260)
Dec 10, 2017 • 50 min
Nick Oliver founded and runs People.Io: Allowing People To Control Their Data
Founding A Bona Fide Culture of Continuous Learning with Magoo Giles (MDE259)
Dec 3, 2017 • 28 min
Magoo Giles founded and leads the Knightsbridge School. An entrepreneurial spirit reins
Driving Digital Transformation at the BBC with Dmitry Shishkin (MDE258)
Nov 26, 2017 • 45 min
Dmitry Shishkin on Digital Transformation at the BBC World Service
Creating meaningful experiences and events with Julian Hay (MDE257)
Nov 19, 2017 • 32 min
Julian Hay builds meaningful experiences and events for brands
Innovate or Disappear. Olivier Laborde discusses how he has led innovation within large business (MDE256)
Nov 12, 2017 • 39 min
Olivier Laborde talks about innovation and digital transformation in big business
Converting From a Commercial to a Social Enterprise, A Real Life Case with Phillip Ullmann at Cordant Group (MDE255)
Nov 5, 2017 • 37 min
Phillip Ullmann is CEO of Cordant Group, and has just converted the company to a Social Enterprise
Brand Relevancy, Disruption and Digital Transformation with Charlene Li (MDE254)
Oct 29, 2017 • 36 min
Charlene Li, author, speaker and principal analyst at Altimeter, discussing Brand Relevance Index research and purpose
Building Blocks And Social Media Communities With LEGO - James Poulter (MDE253)
Oct 22, 2017 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #253 James Poulter is the Senior Social Media Manager at LEGO, working on strategy and innovation for the beloved group. In this interview, we discuss the LEGO mission, how that plays out in the social media strategy, …
Steve Brazell, the Hitman talks about the best ways to break through the noise and build a great brand (MDE252)
Oct 15, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #252 Steve Brazell is known as and running Your Hitman. He is also founder of Limelight, the world’s first patent-pending on-line brand builder, and Whetstone — the first on-line re-branding tool developed for the Depa…
How Mission and Purpose Can Drive The Entrepreneurial Spirit and Success with Alex Tonelli (MDE251)
Oct 8, 2017 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #251 Alex Tonelli is a serial Silicon Valley-based entrepreneur, having been, among other ventures, co-founder of Funding Circle USA, the immensely successful peer to peer lending network. He’s now founder and CEO of V…
A Great Example of Tech+People in Action with Olivier Grinda at Home61 in Miami Florida (MDE250)
Oct 1, 2017 • 45 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #250 Olivier Grinda is a repeat entrepreneur, based in Miami, who is co-founder and CEO of Home61, building up a disruptive real estate business that promises the “greatest real estate experience that you can find in M…
Is Customer Centricity Really The Answer? Stan Phelps Says Not (MDE249)
Sep 24, 2017 • 39 min
Stan Phelps is a keynote speaker and best-selling author - Putting Purpose First
How To Get Yourself and Your Team Out of The Comfort Zone with Andy Molinsky (MDE248)
Sep 10, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #248 Andy Molinsky, Professor of International Management and Organizational Behavior at Brandeis University’s International Business School, author of two books, Global Dexterity and most recently REACH, A New strateg…
How Can Data And Social Drive Your Business with Cathy Huyghe (MDE247)
Sep 3, 2017 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #247 Cathy Huyghe is a writer and media professional, with a special interest in wine and the spirit of hospitality. Cathy speaks on subjects ranging from wine and gastronomy to digital media and entrepreneurship. In t…
What the news can teach us in marketing and the fine line between transparency and mystery with Nina Radetich (MDE246)
Aug 27, 2017 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #246 — Nina Radetich spent twenty years of her career in news media, being evening news anchor for KVBC and KTNV in Las Vegas. Since 2012, Nina, who is a member of the Duct Tape Marketing consultant network, has been r…
Making of a Legendary Marketer with Christopher Lochhead (MDE245)
Aug 20, 2017 • 51 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #245 — Christopher Lochhead is the co-author of “Play Bigger: How Pirates, Dreamers and Innovators Create and Dominate Markets” and co-host of “the podcast Silicon Valley needs” Legends and Losers. Having been a CMO of three…
How To Cut Through The Noise and Great Content Marketing with Jason Miller (MDE244)
Jul 30, 2017 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #244 — Jason Miller is Global Content Marketing leader at LinkedIn, a heady position. He’s also a Rock’n’Roll photographer and author, podcaster and all around top influencer. In this podcast, Jason and I talk about the big c…
How to futureproof your business with Caleb Storkey (MDE243)
Jul 23, 2017 • 25 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #243 — Caleb Storkey is co-author with me of our upcoming book, “Futureproof, How to get your business ready for the next disruption.” We discuss what are the key points and learnings we’ve had so far. In particular, we dig i…
Getting to know the next generation of breakthrough leaders. Meet Dennis Berkhof and Marco van der Werf (MDE242)
Jul 16, 2017 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #242 — Dennis Berkhof and Marco van der Werf are the co-founders of BIT Students Foundation, based in Amsterdam, a not-for-profit way for students to learn to code for free. On the heels of this successful venture, Dennis an…
Thinking outside the box and the power of asymmetrical leadership and marketing with Andy Abramson (MDE241)
Jul 9, 2017 • 46 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #241 — Andy Abramson is CEO and founder of Comunicano, Inc., a strategic communications agency. He is also co-founder of Velocity Growth Inc, a strategic development and social markets services company. Andy’s a contributing …
The state of the business in VR, AR and 360 Videos. All about visual storytelling techniques with Jean-Yves Chainon (MDE240)
Jul 2, 2017 • 25 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #240 — Jean-Yves Chainon is a bi-national American-Frenchman, Digital Entrepreneur, Content creator, media consultant, and founder and CEO of JYC, a production studio dedicated to VR, AR and 360 videos. He’s also founder of O…
The Building Of A Startup Via Alliances: Handpresso by Catherine Nielsen (MDE239)
Jun 25, 2017 • 49 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #239 — Catherine Nielsen is Chairman of Handpresso, a French based start-up that makes expresso coffee makers on the go. Founded by Henrik Nielsen, Catherine found herself thrust into the role of running her husband’s company…
How To Kickstart The Change You Want To See Last A Lifetime: Do A Day with Bryan Falchuk (MDE238)
Jun 20, 2017 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #238 — Bryan Falchuk is an accomplished business executive, and he’s also the author of the inspiring book “Do A Day,” that despite being his first and being self-published hit the best seller lists on Amazon. In this…
Thirst For Wine and Building Community with Robert McIntosh (MDE237)
Jun 11, 2017 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #237 — Robert McIntosh is a professional speaker, blogger and all-around authority on wine, known as @thirstforwine. In this conversation, we discuss the state of the wine business and the impact of new technologies. W…
Getting Digital Transformation Through Your Organisation with Tiffany St James (MDE236)
Jun 4, 2017 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #236 — Tiffany St James, digital transformation strategist and international speaker. Tiffany is the former Head of Public Participation for the UK Government and an Executive Director of the British Interactive Media Associa…
How Bremont Was Built Into An Iconic Luxury British Watchmaker (MDE235)
May 28, 2017 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #235 — Giles English is co-founder of the leading luxury British watchmaker, Bremont. With a mission to bring back luxury watchmaking to Britain and a desire to follow his passion, Giles and his brother Nick founded Bremont …
How To Craft And Get Reach With Your Message With Alan Stevens (MDE234)
May 21, 2017 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #234 Alan Stevens is known as THE Media Coach. He’s a reputation specialist, journalist, PR expert, speaker and author. In this podcast, Alan and I discuss the art of storytelling in this frenetic world and the challenge of g…
Creating the best mobile experience in retail - convenience, payment and loyalty with PepperHQ’s CEO Charles Hall (MDE233)
May 14, 2017 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #233 Charles Hall is the CEO and co-founder (along with Simon Kelton and Stuart Hall) of PepperHQ, a white label mobile platform for retailers to provide greater convenience, increase revenues and create more powerful loyalty…
How To Find Your Personal Legend And Be Your Best Authentic Self with Noor Tagouri (MDE232)
May 7, 2017 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #232 — Noor Tagouri is a first generation Libyan-American, who is on a special mission to help everyone find their personal legend. Journalist, anchor, producer and speaker, Noor has created a streetwear clothing line, been f…
How To Add Some Bravery and Heart Into Your Brand with Dave Parkinson (MDE231)
Apr 23, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #231 - Dave Parkinson, the Geordie Geek, is a 26-year ex-veteran of Nissan, having been head of social and digital. He recently created his own startup consulting partnership, Brave & Heart, that promises to be “the antid…
The Art of Storytelling With Purpose with John Fortson, Writer and Director of Rated (MDE230)
Apr 16, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #230 — John Fortson is a filmmaker, living in LA, who produced, directed and starred in the much acclaimed short film, Rated, which has won 19 festival awards thus far. In this interview, we discuss the inspiration for his fi…
How To Improve Digital Skills, Influencer Marketing and New Tech with Thomas Power (MDE229)
Apr 9, 2017 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #229 — Thomas Power is the author of 7 books, a speaker and a man of influence. Thomas was the founder of Ecademy, and today runs Electric Dog, to act as CDO in support of Executive Boards, where he is member of numerous boar…
How To Build And Scale Your Business with Daniel Priestley (MDE228)
Mar 26, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #228 — Dan Priestley is Director and co-founder of DENT GLOBAL, delivering next-level business strategy and technology to entrepreneurial organisations. Dan’s a highly successful entrepreneur in his own right, having built an…
Creating Breakthrough Content - Roads & Kingdoms with Nathan Thornburgh (MDE227)
Mar 19, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #227 — Nathan Thornburgh is co-founder and CEO of Roads & Kingdoms (R&K), an independent media company, with a refreshingly strong voice, that recently brought in Anthony Bourdain as its first strategic investor. Befo…
How to build and protect your brand with Cheryl Hodgson (MDE226)
Mar 12, 2017 • 46 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #226 — Cheryl Hodgson is General Counsel to companies in the music industry, digital media, and publishing, providing global brand strategy and trademark protection. Author and Speaker, Cheryl is also founder of BrandAide, pr…
Best Ways For Getting Digital Transformation To Work with Barney Loehnis (MDE225)
Feb 26, 2017 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #225 — Barney Loehnis is a thought leader and the Global Digital Leader at Mercer Consulting, one of the top 10 consultancies in the world. With a mixed background in industry and agency, in Europe, Asia and the US, Barney ha…
The Workforce of the Future and Inspiring Collaboration with Roger Gorman, CEO of Profinda (MDE224)
Feb 19, 2017 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #224 — Roger Gorman is Founder and CEO of ProFinda, an innovative employee-centric collaboration platform that intelligently organises people around work, “a next generation knowledge exchange matching people to work.” Roger …
Turning Your Digital Transformation Into Goals & Success with Mike Baxter (MDE223)
Feb 12, 2017 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #223 — Mike Baxter is an author, a psychologist and data scientist with Chartered Designer status. He is also a renowned expert on digital transformation, practicing as a consultant for over 15 years and as a trainer with Eco…
Cyber Security Alert and State of the Business with Jane Frankland (MDE222)
Feb 5, 2017 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #222 — This interview is with Jane Frankland who is a Cyber Security entrepreneur, and the founder of KnewStart, helping cyber security entrepreneurs in their startups. Jane is a sought-after speaker and author of the soon to…
Rod Banner - Agent of Change : What’s the Future of Marketing and Branding (MDE221)
Jan 29, 2017 • 52 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #221 — Internet pioneer Rod Banner founded and built Banner Corp into the largest B2B agency in Europe before selling it to WPP. A man of great renown and influence in the UK, Rod is a fellow Tech London Advocate, agent of ch…
Great Tips & Tricks for Better Remote Work with Lisette Sutherland (MDE220)
Jan 22, 2017 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #220 — This interview is with Lisette Sutherland, an expert in remote work, and Director of Collaboration Superpowers. With her powerful workshop, Lisette helps corporations increase and improve distance work. In this convers…
David CM Carter - What Every CEO Needs To Know
Jan 15, 2017 • 49 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #219 — David CM Carter is one of the world’s leading CEO mentors, author and a sought-after inspirational public speaker. In this conversation, we talk about David’s vision of a successful CEO, the importance of having a make…
Rishi Sharma, 19, Capturing The Stories of All the Heroes of the Second World War (MDE218)
Dec 18, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue #218 — After a long absence where I was away doing a tour for my new documentary film and book, The Last Ring Home, this interview is with a different kind of guest, consistent with my latest project: mixing a personal passion, a dig…
Find Out About The Success Behind Online Money Pot Leetchi Group with Founder Celine Lazorthes
Oct 23, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #217 — This interview is with Celine Lazorthes, founder and CEO of Leetchi, a leading online money-pot (group payment) platform, with 6 million active users and hatched in 2009 in Paris. Aside from winning many awards, Leetch…
Under the hood with Marketing Over Coffee podcast host John J Wall
Oct 16, 2016 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #216 — This interview is with John J Wall, co-host of the marvellous Marketing Over Coffee podcast with Christopher S. Penn. He’s also VP of Marketing at EventHero, a real-time event management platform. In this podcast, we c…
Using Artificial Intelligence to Enhance Customer Service with Mikhail Naumov & Digital Genius
Oct 9, 2016 • 48 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #215 — This interview is with Mikhail Naumov, 27, and already a serial entrepreneur, pioneering in the use of artificial intelligence for customer service. Mikhail is a contributor at Forbes and was recognized this year as on…
Startup Discovery: Gladtrotter for your own personal and personalized guided tour (MDE214)
Oct 2, 2016 • 20 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #214 — This interview is with Diane Aubry, a French entrepreneur with a wonderful initiative called Gladtrotter. This is a platform that matches guides with tourists looking for roads less traveled and tours less typical when…
How To Optimize Your Mobile Marketing With Oisin Lunny (MDE213)
Sep 25, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #213 — This interview is with Oisin Lunny, speaker, musician and mobile expert. Oisin is Senior Marketing Development Manager and roving evangelist at Open Market, a mobile engagement platform for enterprise. In this conversa…
How To Make Your Workforce Engaged And Happy? Henry Stewart Has A Happy Manifesto (MDE212)
Sep 18, 2016 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #212 — This interview is with Henry Stewart, founder and CEO of the London-based training business Happy Ltd. Happy was rated one of the top 20 workplaces in the UK for 5 successive years and now helps other organisations cre…
Jamie Riddell - Analyzing Your Social Media Astutely with Birdsong (MDE211)
Sep 11, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #211 — This interview is with Jamie Riddell, co-founder of BirdSong Analytics, the world’s leading pay-as-you-go social media analytics platform. He is an active and well-respected writer, having been published on many import…
How To Wow - Driving An Amazing Customer Experience with Adrian Swinscoe (MDE210)
Sep 4, 2016 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #210 — This interview is with Adrian Swinscoe, expert in the customer experience, author of Pearson-published How to Wow, 68 Effortless Ways to Make Every Customer Experience Amazing, a frequent Forbes contributor all the whi…
Enabling Superior Employee Engagement with Cathy Brown (MDE209)
Aug 28, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #209 — This interview is with Cathy Brown, Executive Director at Engage for Success, a social movement committed to releasing the capabilities of employees to improve performance and enhance wellbeing. In this podcast, we dis…
Founders Factory - An Accelerator With a Difference with George Northcott (MDE208)
Aug 14, 2016 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #208 — This interview is with George Northcott, co-founder and head of business development at the Founders Factory, an accelerator with great ambitions and very interesting business model. Closely affiliated with the Founder…
How Enlightened Leadership Leads to Results with Jenny Biggam, founder of the7Stars Media Agency (MDE207)
Aug 7, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #207 — This interview is with Jenny Biggam, founder and owner of the7stars, the largest independent media agency in the UK with over £228 million billings, with clients such as Warner Music, Suzuki Cars and Iceland. Jenny Big…
The New World of Branding with a Titan of the Agency World, Simon Burridge, CEO of Playzoola (MDE206)
Jul 31, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #206 — This interview is with Simon Burridge, former CEO of Virgin Games, once the right hand man to Sir Richard Branson, and with a meaty history in agencies, notably at JWT. Simon is now CEO of Playzoola, a very new kind of…
How To Drive Your Brand as An Artist and Entrepreneur with Loren Weisman (MDE205)
Jul 24, 2016 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #205 — This interview is with Loren Weisman, fellow business advisor, speaker, host of the podcast, Wait What Really OK! and author of two books, The Artist’s Guide to Success and Music Business for Dummies. In this …
Getting To Like You with Jeremy Goldman, CEO of Firebrand Group (MDE204)
Jul 17, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #204 — This interview is with Jeremy Goldman, founder and CEO of Firebrand Group, a digital branding and marketing consultancy based out of New York. Jeremy is also a two-time author, first with Going Social and now with Gett…
What You Need To Know About SEO with Marcus Tandler @Mediadonis (MDE203)
Jul 10, 2016 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #203 — This interview is with Marcus Tandler, or @mediadonis, one of the premier and longest standing experts of SEO, or Search Engine Optimization. Marcus is now co-Founder and CEO at OnPage.org, a software that provides a w…
Why Podcasting Presents an Authentic Media for Brands with Sarah Van Mosel (MDE202)
Jul 3, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #202 — This interview is with Sarah Van Mosel, Chief Commercial Officer at Acast, a global podcast platform that provides premium hosting, distribution and monetisation services. Previously, Sarah had a senior leadership posi…
The Power of Podcasting With Siobhan McHugh (MDE201)
Jun 26, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #201 — This interview, recorded last week at the GEN 2016 Summit, is with Siobhan McHugh, one of the world’s premier experts on podcasting. Siobhan is also an oral historian and author of 6 books, including the award winning,…
Turning Audio Into Text - Trint, An Award Winning StartUp with CEO Jeffrey Kofman
Jun 19, 2016 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #200 — This interview is with Jeffrey Kofman, the Emmy award-winning foreign and war correspondent, who is now CEO and co-founder of a really fascinating startup TRINT. Trint is a platform for taking speech-based media and co…
Brand Content - How to make and distribute great brand content with Mark Waugh, MD at Newcast (MDE199)
Jun 12, 2016 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #199 — This interview is with Mark Waugh, Managing Director Worldwide of Newcast ZenithOptimedia, part of the Publicis Group. Newcast is a specialist agency for branded content and engagement, developing and executing ‘non-tr…
New Tech Trends With Simon Cocking At Irish Tech News (MDE198)
Jun 5, 2016 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #198 — This interview is with Simon Cocking, Senior Editor at Irish Tech News. Simon is an entrepreneur, coder and writer. In this podcast, we discuss tech trends, what are some of the most exciting areas in new tech, includi…
When Technology and Content Drive a Quality Music Experience, with Pete Downton @7Digital (MDE197)
May 29, 2016 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #197 — This interview is with Pete Downton, Deputy CEO of 7Digital, a publicly traded agency that has a digital music platform, with nearly 50 million tracks powering 50 music services around the world. In this podcast, we di…
Building Brands With Simplicity and Surprise with Margaret Molloy, CMO at Siegel+Gale (MDE196)
May 22, 2016 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #196 — This interview is with Margaret Molloy, CMO and Head of Business Development at Siegel+Gale, a premier global strategic branding firm, part of the OMNICOM Group. Margaret is a regular on lists of the most influential a…
Social Marketing in the Digital Age - Lessons Learned by Chris Palmedo at CUNY School of Public Health (MDE195)
May 15, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #195 — This interview is with Chris Palmedo, Associate Professor of Marketing, Media and Communications, City University of New York (CUNY) School of Public Health. In this podcast, we discuss the rise and importance of socia…
How Best to Handle A Crisis - Erik Bernstein Talks Crisis Management (MDE194)
May 8, 2016 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #194 — This interview is with Erik Bernstein, Vice President at Bernstein Crisis Management. Working alongside his father, the renowned Jonathan Bernstein, the publisher of Crisis Manager and author of Keeping the Wolves at B…
Why Content Strategy Is A Key Element of Digital Transformation, with Greg Verdino (MDE193)
May 1, 2016 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #193 — This interview is with Greg Verdino, business futurist, author, pundit, speaker and leading authority on digital transformation. Greg is also managing partner and chief strategist at Verdino & Co, a consultancy tha…
Driving Engagement And Experience At Aston Martin with Simon Sproule, CMO (MDE192)
Apr 24, 2016 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #192 — This interview is with Simon Sproule, CMO at the luxury car company, Aston Martin. It’s an iconic brand. In this podcast, we discuss the impact that digital has had on the company and on its marketing. We explore the r…
User Experience Design at Honeywell with Vincent Boyce (MDE191)
Apr 17, 2016 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #191 — This interview is with Vincent Boyce, User Experience Principal at the Honeywell, $40B tech company whose mission is to make “our world cleaner and more sustainable, more secure, connected, energy efficient, and produc…
Making Meaningful Relationships At Unilever with Megan Neale (MDE190)
Apr 10, 2016 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #190 — This interview is with Megan Neale, Global Head of Engagement Centres for Unilever. She is also co-founder of a start-up, My Digital Customer, providing a solution to bridge the gap between contact centers and the digi…
How and Why Customer Care Can Lead Digital Transformation with Celine Dumais at L’Oreal USA (MDE189)
Apr 3, 2016 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #189 — This interview is with Celine Dumais, in charge of Customer Care for L’Oreal USA, but with a wider strategy role for customer care for the Americas. In this podcast, we talk about the challenges of customer care servic…
Digital Transformation and The Role of Leadership with Charlene Li, MD of Altimeter (MDE188)
Mar 26, 2016 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #188 — This interview is with Charlene Li, principal analyst and MD at Altimeter Group (now part of Prophet). Charlene is a best-selling author, mega influencer on Linkedin, speaker and expert on leadership and business strat…
Interview with Brian Solis, Author of X: The Experience When Business Meets Design (MDE187)
Mar 20, 2016 • 14 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #187 — This interview is with Brian Solis, principal analyst at Altimeter. Brian is an anthropologist, futurist, author, speaker and bona fide global influencer in the world of digital. Brian has just published his latest boo…
Jason Aplin, Disrupting Payment and Banks with PayX (MDE186)
Mar 13, 2016 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #186 — This interview is with Jason Aplin, a serial entrepreneur and born disruptor. Jason is currently co-founder and EVP at PayX, an FDIC-insured white-label mobile wallet and and merchant processing that works in over 80 …
Bitland - Blockchain Technology Applied to Land Cadastres with Chris Bates (MDE185)
Mar 6, 2016 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #185 — This interview is with Chris Bates, Chief Security Officer at Bitland, an NGO that uses the blockchain technology to help register the cadastre of land, with a focus on African countries — specifically Ghana — for now….
Learn About Blockchain Through Colu, A New Blockchain Technology Platform for Enterprises (MD184)
Feb 28, 2016 • 23 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #184 — This interview is with David Ring, co-founder and VP of R&D at Colu, a blockchain technology platform for enterprises and developers providing a toolbox for building blockchain-based applications. Colu was selected…
Behind the Scenes with AJ Brustein at Work Now Locally, Wonolo, On Demand Staffing App (MDE183)
Feb 21, 2016 • 27 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #183 — This interview is with AJ Brustein, co-founder and CEO of Wonolo, Work Now Locally, an on-demand staffing app that connects businesses with temporary workers. AJ was previously Global Senior Brand Manager at Coca Cola …
Julie Legault Bringing BioTech To The Home with Amino One (MDE182)
Feb 14, 2016 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #182 — This interview is with Julie Legault, a designer out of MIT Media Lab, who makes scientific and technological innovations approachable to the public. With a background in interactive art and wearable tech, Julie founde…
How Films Use Social Media and Influencers from Chris Dessi from Silverback Social (MDE181)
Feb 7, 2016 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #181 — This interview is with Chris Dessi, founder and CEO of Silverback Social, based out of New York. He is also the founder of the Westchester Digital Summit, an author and a frequent tv commentator and keynote speaker. In…
Managing The Employer Brand and How to Make M&A Work - Simon Barrow on MDE180
Jan 31, 2016 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #180 — This interview is with Simon Barrow, a man with an illustrious career in brand management, agencies, who founded and ran People in Business for 21 years. Simon pioneered the notion “Employer Brand” and now helps busine…
Think Dirty, An App To Help Understand The Safety of Cosmetics
Jan 24, 2016 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #179 — This interview is with Lily Tse, founder of ThinkDirty App. Based out of Toronto, Lily has made it her mission to make transparent the potential risks that are hidden in the list of ingredients of cosmetic products. Wi…
Massimo Fubini, CEO of ContactLab, using data to drive direct marketing (MDE178)
Jan 17, 2016 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #178 — This interview is with Massimo Fubini, CEO and founder of ContactLab, an Italian provider of digital marketing services with offices in five cities across Europe. Having evolved from email marketing services, ContactLa…
Insights from Nick Wheeler, Owner & Chairman of Charles Tyrwhitt (MDE177)
Jan 10, 2016 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #177 — This interview is with Nick Wheeler, founder, owner and Chairman of Charles Tyrwhitt, the privately-held men’s fashion brand, based in London. The story of Charles Tyrwhitt is loaded with great lessons learned and cert…
How Russ Shaw promotes London as a tech hub at Tech London Advocates (MDE176)
Nov 21, 2015 • 42 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #176 — This interview is with Russ Shaw, serial entrepreneur, angel investor and founder of the Tech London Advocates, which is a community of over 2,300 volunteers keen to promote London as a thriving center for tech and ent…
Michael Molinaro is helping bring digital transformation to Barclays Bank via HR (MDE175)
Nov 14, 2015 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #175 — This interview is with Michael Molinaro, COO for Human Resources & HR Transformation Lead at Barclays Bank. Michael, who was a speaker at HR Tech World 2015, leads the HR Technology function, taking Barclays HR int…
Interview with Craig Newmark, web pioneer, nerd and philanthropist (MDE174)
Nov 7, 2015 • 26 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #174 — This interview is with Craig Newmark, a self-described nerd, Web pioneer and advocate of technology for the public good. Craig is also the founder of Craigslist, the classifieds site that is today 64th on Alexa’s globa…
How HR at Jaguar Land Rover helps drive innovation with Matt Anderson (MDE173)
Nov 5, 2015 • 16 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #173 — This interview is with Matt Anderson, HR strategy manager at Jaguar Land Rover. After speaking at the HR Tech World 2015 conference, I caught up with Matt to discuss how Jaguar Land Rover approaches innovation from an …
Driving high-performance leadership with Heidi Spirgi, @Marcus Buckingham Company (MDE172)
Nov 4, 2015 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #172 — This interview is with Heidi Spirgi, head of product and services at The Marcus Buckingham Company, providing research, tools and coaching for high performance leadership. In this discussion, we look at the role of lea…
Digital marketing strategy for ghd, a premium player for hairdressers and consumers (MDE171)
Nov 1, 2015 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #171 — This interview is with Caroline Rolfe, Global Director of Digital at ghd, providing premium hair styling tools — most notably hair straighteners — for hairdressers and consumers. Caroline has driven a very progressive …
Driving Recruitment Online - How To Improve Your HR’s Online Efficiency with Jonny Campbell @SocialTalent (MDE170)
Oct 30, 2015 • 29 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #170 — This interview is with Jonny Campbell, founder and CEO of Social Talent, a fast-growing agency based in Dublin that provides specialised training for HR personnel. Jonny was the masterful emcee of the HR Tech World con…
Pop Up Immo - The Marketplace for Short Term Pop Up Commercial Spaces (MDE169)
Oct 23, 2015 • 20 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #169 — This interview is with Benoit Clement-Bollee, co-founder of Pop Up Immo Hong Kong, the first online marketplace in Asia for finding and renting short-term commercial spaces. As they describe it, PopUpImmo is Airbnb for…
Driving traffic and editorial content with data, with Leon Ho, Founder of Lifehack (MDE168)
Oct 16, 2015 • 26 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #168 — This interview is with Leon Ho, the founder of LifeHack.org, a site whose purpose is to share beneficial tips for life with over 20 million visitors per month. In this podcast, we discuss Lifehack’s business, its commu…
Using digital to drive a luxury haute horlogerie brand, Alexandre Meerson (MDE167)
Oct 11, 2015 • 48 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #167 — This interview is with Alex Meerson, who runs La Boutique de Luxe working with a number of the most prestigious luxury brands, but is also Creative Director, founder and President of the eponymous luxury horlogerie bra…
Digital Marketing at a Luxury Brand - With De Grisogono’s Violetta Gruosi, Social Media Manager (MDE166)
Oct 3, 2015 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #166 — This interview is with Violetta Gruosi, Social Media Manager at De Grisogono, the luxury jewelry company, headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, and founded by Fawaz Gruosi. In this podcast, we discuss the novel approac…
Digital Location Management - A New Service For Driving Your Retail with Jeff Rohrs, CMO Yext (MDE165)
Sep 25, 2015 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #165 — This interview is with Jeff Rohrs, CMO of Yext, the leader in Digital Presence Management (DPM). It’s an extremely interesting space for any business with a physical presence, linking the store with the internet and sm…
Ad and Marketing Effectiveness via Del Levin at Nielsen (MDE164)
Sep 19, 2015 • 47 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #164 — This interview is with Del Levin, head of the Marketing Effectiveness practice for Nielsen China, based in Shanghai. With a blue chip background in marketing at Colgate and as an American who speaks Chinese, Del is in …
Stand Out in a Crowd. Dorie Clark Talks About How To Develop Your Expertise (MDE163)
Sep 12, 2015 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #163 — This interview is with Dorie Clark, marketing strategy consultant, professional speaker, and frequent contributor to a number of big titles, including the Harvard Business Review, TIME and the World Economic Forum blog…
Mark Schaefer on Online Branding, Building Trust and Privacy Guidelines (MDE162)
Sep 5, 2015 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #162 — This interview is with Mark Schaefer, the globally recognized author, educator and speaker on marketing strategy. Author of 5 best-selling marketing books, including the Tao of Twitter, Return on Influence and, this ye…
Sigfox - Connecting the real world to the Internet with Thomas Nicholls and Marion Moreau (MDE161)
Aug 29, 2015 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #161 — This interview is with a dynamic duo from Sigfox, a big success story out of France, with Thomas Nicholls, EVP of Communications, and Marion Moreau, in charge of Corporate Branding. If you are at all curious about the …
Improving the Customer Experience with Adrian Swinscoe (MDE160)
Aug 22, 2015 • 42 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #160 — This interview is with Adrian Swinscoe, a consultant, speaker and author of RARE Business, which also happens to be the name of the consultancy he runs. Adrian has a long track record working with small and big compani…
Delphine Mousseau, localization strategy for Zalando eCommerce (MDE159)
Aug 15, 2015 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #159 — This interview is with Delphine Mousseau, VP Markets at the fashion online retailer, Zalando. Dealing with the complications and localization in 15 European countries, Zalando is a standout German success story, having…
Using data to drive the editorial calendar at Mashable with Haile Owusu (MDE158)
Aug 8, 2015 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #158 — This interview is with Haile Owusu, Chief Data Scientist at Mashable. I met Haile after he gave a keynote at GEN2015 and wanted to dive into how data is being used at Mashable to drive the editorial agenda. In this int…
Getting social with data with Harriet Ruff, IBM Social Consulting (MDE157)
Aug 1, 2015 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #157 — This interview is with Harriet Ruff, IBM Social Consulting, based in London, working on social business, big data and content analytics. In this conversation, we explore what is social business, we look at the cross se…
Online marketing tips and tricks from Keren Lerner, CEO of Top Left Design (MDE156)
Jul 24, 2015 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #156 — This interview is with Keren Lerner, CEO of Top Left Design, a design agency based out of Soho, London. With her deep background in design, Keren brings a refreshing view to online marketing. In this interview, we talk a…
Robert Hernandez (USC Annenberg) and the state of journalism (MDE155)
Jul 19, 2015 • 43 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #155 — This interview is with Robert Hernandez, Associate Professor of Professional Practice at USC Annenberg School for Communication. In this conversation, Robert and I discuss the state of journalism, how students of journ…
Andrew Grill - Getting the social mindset to drive your business (MDE154)
Jul 11, 2015 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #154 — This interview is with Andrew Grill, IBM Global Managing Partner for Social Consulting. A repeat guest on the show and keynote speaker of worldwide renown, Andrew and I discuss digital literacy of leaders and executive…
Tracey Follows - understanding future trends for long-term strategic planning (MDE153)
Jul 4, 2015 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #153 — This interview is with Tracey Follows, a professional futurist, specialising in brand, communications and media futures. She has worked with Google, Telefonica and a host of tech start-ups, and is the regular FUTURES c…
Caroline Avakian, founder of SourceRise, connecting journalists and NGOs (MDE152)
Jun 27, 2015 • 16 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #152 — This interview is with Caroline Avakian, founder and CEO of SourceRise, a news media startup connecting journalists and NGOs. Caroline, an Emmy-nominated TV correspondent, is a social entrepreneur, forging a new path f…
Itw with Annabel Kilner, the story behind Made.com, the online furniture retailer (MDE151)
Jun 22, 2015 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #151 — This interview is with Annabel Kilner, head of MADE.COM UK, an online furniture retailer, which was created by Ning Li, Julien Callede, Chloe Macintosh and Lastminute.com founder Brent Hoberman in 2010. Having previous…
Listening to mobiles in retail: interview with Guillaume de La Tour, Bluefox founder and CEO (MDE150)
Jun 13, 2015 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #150 — This interview is with Guillaume De La tour, a serial entrepreneur based in Silicone Valley, who is founder and CEO of Bluefox, a disruptive startup that detects phones in order to convert traffic information into usef…
Getting to the mobile customer in retail with Maya Mikhailov, CMO at @GPShopper (MDE149)
Jun 6, 2015 • 43 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #149 — This interview is with Maya Mikhailov, CMO and co-founder of GP Shopper, a mobile integrated platform for retailers and brands. Based out of NY and Chicago, GP Shopper works with companies such as Best Buy, Estee Laude…
Michel Koch - bringing digital to bear in the retail world (MDE148)
May 30, 2015 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #148 — This interview is with Michel Koch, who has a deep and varied experience in digital transformation on the inside of a number of big retailers. Michel has worked as Cross-Channel Director at Camaieu, ran International M…
Tamara McCleary, Ms Relationshift - building relationships to changing cultures (MDE147)
May 23, 2015 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #147 — This interview is with Tamara McCleary, Ms RelationShift, who is an expert in relationships and organizational culture. An internationally recognized speaker and author, Tamara is ranked in the Top 1% of global Social …
Only Dead Fish? Listen to Neil Perkin on digital transformation and strategy (MDE146)
May 16, 2015 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #146 — This interview is with Neil Perkin, founder of Only Dead Fish, a digital and media consultancy. Neil is the co-creator of Fraggl, a brand new Twitter curation app. Working with a number of big name brands as well as ru…
Getting your legal T’s and I’s straightened out with social media - Interview with Sophie Goossens (MDE145)
May 9, 2015 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #145 — This interview is with Sophie Goossens, a practicing lawyer at August & Debouzy, who is on the cutting edge of legal issues in the digital space. Having met at SXSW, we struck up a number of fascinating conversations o…
Getting that customer in the middle of your business - Caleb Storkey brings it home (MDE144)
May 2, 2015 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #144 — This interview is with the ebullient and passionate Caleb Storkey, who owns and runs Storkey Media, an integrated marketing agency. In this conversation, Caleb and I talk about the challenges that small and big compani…
All about Fintech with Mike Baliman - the real opportunity for financial services (MDE143)
Apr 25, 2015 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #143 — This interview is with Mike Baliman, host of the London Fintech Podcast. In this podcast, Mike and I discuss the world of fintech, what are some of the most interesting initiatives and, more importantly, how can financ…
Authentic leadership through the digital storm - Interview with Mark Thompson, coach to Branson, Schwab and Jobs (MDE142)
Apr 18, 2015 • 22 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #142 — This interview is with Mark Thompson, a world renowned executive coach who works with top business figures and legends, such as Richard Branson and Charles Schwab and, previously, with Steve Jobs. He is a best selling …
Joyce Sullivan - Social media strategy for financial services (MDE141)
Apr 10, 2015 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #141 — This interview is with Joyce Sullivan, founder and CEO of SocMediaFin, a social media consultancy that provides leadership training for financial services, regulated industries and non-profit organizations. Joyce is an…
Using social media in Corporate Communications - Frances Reimers explains her vision on corporate visibility (MDE140)
Apr 3, 2015 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #140 — This interview is with Frances Reimers, head of Corporate Visibility at PCI Communications, based in Washington. In this conversation, we talk about the challenges of driving corporate communications in this uber crow…
Mikko Eerola - Leading digital transformation with focus on customer experience
Mar 28, 2015 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #139 — This interview is with Mikko Eerola, CMO of Idean, a global design firm that works with the world’s leading companies, helping them to create long-lasting relationships with their customers, through enchanting and eleg…
The future of journalism - interview with Bertrand Pecquerie, CEO of the Global Editors Network
Mar 22, 2015 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #138 — This interview is with Bertrand Pecquerie, CEO and founder of the Global Editors Network, a non-profit association that brings together editors-in-chief and senior news executives from all platforms, print, digital, mo…
Retail Trends - Looking at the challenges of digital in retail with Mark Brand of Thoughtworks (MDE137)
Mar 13, 2015 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #137 — This interview is with Mark Brand, Retail Analytics Director at Thoughtworks, a privately held company with 3000 employees, based out of Chicago and with offices in 12 countries. In this interview, Mark and I talk abou…
Rainforest Connection - Topher White uses technology and entrepreneurial spirit for the sake of saving rainforests (MDE136)
Mar 7, 2015 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #136 — This interview is with Topher White, founder and CEO of Rainforest Connection, a not-for-profit initiative that uses entrepreneurial flair and technological know-how to help stop deforestation. Topher recently made a r…
What’s Whichit? A promising new way to heighten engagement (MDE135) - Itw with Jonathan Gan, CEO & Founder
Feb 28, 2015 • 26 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #135 — This interview is with Jonathan Gan, founder and CEO of Whichit, a promising new way to heighten engagement. Based in London, Jonathan is a man on a mission. In this podcast, we talk about some of the ways that brands …
Digital marketing and transformation with Jeff Rohrs @JKRohrs (MDE134)
Feb 22, 2015 • 43 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #134 — This interview is with Jeffrey K Rohrs, VP of marketing and insights at Salesforce, as well as author the book Audience, Marketing in the age of subscribers, fans & followers. In this podcast, we talk about digital mar…
Talking creative agencies and digital transformation with Tim @Sparkey at Congregation Partners (MDE133)
Feb 14, 2015 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #133 — This interview is with Tim Sparke, partner at Congregation Partners, helping brands and agencies with their communications. In this podcast, we discuss the challenges that advertising agencies face in this digital worl…
Michal Eitan - expert on design management at Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design (MDE132)
Feb 13, 2015 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #132 — This interview is with Michal Eitan, professor and head of the Master program of Design Management (M-Des) at the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem. Michal is also part of the UNESCO Netexplo Advisory Boa…
Interview with @TedRubin, talking about real CMO challenges and building relationships (MDE131)
Feb 3, 2015 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #131 — This interview is with Ted Rubin, social marketing strategist, speaker and author of the book Return on Relationship. Ted has a vast array of operational experience, including being the CMO of elf Cosmetics and Chief S…
Scott Monty - ex Global head of social at Ford and now EVP at SHIFT (MDE130)
Jan 25, 2015 • 46 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #130 — This interview is with Scott Monty. Formerly head of social media at Ford Motor Company, where Scott was instrumental in driving a successful digital strategy under Alan Mullaly’s reign, he recently joined the premier …
David Meerman Scott - on Marketing the Moon and the new rules of sales and service (MDE129)
Jan 17, 2015 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #129 — This interview is David Meerman Scott. David is a world renowned author, speaker and strategist on the key topics of sales, marketing and PR. His books include The New Rules of Marketing & PR, now in its 4th edition, R…
Pierre-Loic Assayag, founder and CEO of Traackr, for better influence marketing (MDE128)
Jan 10, 2015 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #128 — This interview is Pierre-Loic Assayag, co-founder and CEO of Traackr, a solution for brands to help find, engage and leverage influencers. In this interview, we talk about the evolution of influence marketing, the chal…
Interview with David Ohayon, Chief Digital Officer at John Paul, concierge services (MDE127)
Jan 4, 2015 • 40 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #127 — This interview is David Ohayon, Chief Digital Officer at John Paul, providing concierge services for companies in Europe. Whether as part of value-add for a fidelity program, a service for a premium brand or as a bonus…
Daniel Burrus - Predicting the future of new technology and the impact on business (MDE126)
Dec 19, 2014 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #126 — This interview is Daniel Burrus, speaker, strategist and author of 6 books, including the NYT and WSJ best seller, Flash Foresight. Daniel is one of the world’s leading futurists on Global Trends and Innovation. He is …
Nathalie Nahai, Web Psychologist - how to master online influence and web marketing (MDE125)
Dec 14, 2014 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #125 — This interview is with Nathalie Nahai, known as the Web Psychologist, who is a great speaker, trainer and author of “Webs of Influence,” published in 2012. Nathalie brings together psychology, design and technology to …
Interview with Ludovic Dujardin, co-founder of Petit Bambou, the little zenmaster (MDE124)
Dec 6, 2014 • 53 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #124 — This interview is with Ludovic Dujardin, a French serial entrepreneur, who has launched a number of vibrant Facebook fan pages, one of which hit 1 million fans, Petit Bambou, which he manages personally. Few are the co…
Life lessons and the implications for business today by Minter Dial (MDE123)
Nov 30, 2014 • 16 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #123 — This podcast is a little different as my intended guest had an urgency. In this podcast, I talk (solo) about my three biggest life lessons and the implications for business. I discuss topics such as sleep, left handers…
The risks of cyber crime in business - Interview with Greg Sim, CEO of Glasswall Solutions (MDE122)
Nov 23, 2014 • 45 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #122 — This interview is with Greg Sim, CEO of GlassWall Solutions, providing security software to protect companies from cyber theft and criminality, including such risks as Zero-Day malware attacks and Advanced Persistent T…
Olivier Gimpel, CMO of 3Suisses - A live business model transformation (MDE121)
Nov 15, 2014 • 29 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #121 — This interview is with Olivier Gimpel, CMO of 3Suisses, which is owned by the Otto Group. Over the last year, 3Suisses, one of the leading catalogue companies in France, has undergone a total transformation, abandoning…
Luxury digital marketing with Steve Grout, CEO of Tangent Snowball (MDE120)
Nov 9, 2014 • 46 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #120 — This interview is with Steve Grout, CEO of Tangent Snowball, a digital agency, specialized in connecting data, technology and creativity with strategy. In this interview, Steve and I discuss a wide range of topics arou…
Odile Roujol, Chief Strategy and Data Officer at Orange France
Nov 2, 2014 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #119 — This interview is with Odile Roujol, Chief Strategy and Data Officer at Orange France. In this podcast, Odile and I discuss the importance of digital in Orange’s strategy, the need and opportunity as a top executive to…
Kevin Ryan - Chairman and Founder of GILT, Business Insider & MongoDB (MDE118)
Oct 26, 2014 • 26 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #118 — This interview is with Kevin Ryan, a serial and highly successful entrepreneur. Kevin is the founder and Chairman of GILT, the luxury flash sale online site with over 9 million members, as well as the founder of Busine…
Uncovering the keys to successful Digital Transformation with Georges-Edouard Dias (MDE117)
Oct 20, 2014 • 41 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #117 — This interview is with Georges-Edouard Dias, my former digital sparring partner and ex-CDO at L’Oreal, and now co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer of Quantstreams Agency, helping big companies master customer data. I…
Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer at the Metropolitan Museum (MDE116)
Oct 11, 2014 • 43 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #116 — This interview is with Sree Sreenivasan (@sree), Chief Digital Officer at the Metropolitan Museum in New York. Taking the grand dame of the Met into the new age has been Sree’s journey. In this interview, we discuss so…
Yigal Carmy & Uri Meirovich @JustDoMobi - Getting your mobile strategy right (MDE115)
Oct 5, 2014 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #115 — This interview is with Yigal Carmy and Uri Meirovich, co-founder and head of UK respectively for JustDo.Mobi, a company based out of Israel that is focused on the creation of the optimal mobile web experience. Providin…
Rylan Holey, Partner Manager at Hootsuite - talking social business cc @holeytonal (MDE114)
Sep 27, 2014 • 21 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #114 — This interview is with Rylan Holey, EMEA Partner Manager for Hootsuite, the versatile and robust social media management system. Listening to Rylan speak on a Social Media Week panel in London, hosted by LikeMinds, I j…
Tom Goodwin, futurologist and the future of marketing and advertising (MDE113)
Sep 21, 2014 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #113 — This interview is with Tom Goodwin, a futurologist who works on both sides of the Atlantic and writes and speaks about the future of advertising & marketing for the likes of Ad Age, The Guardian, Wired and more. In thi…
Interview with Roy Vella, mobile evangelist and entrepreneur (MDE112)
Sep 13, 2014 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #112 — This interview is with Roy Vella, digital expert and consultant, who is passionate about the convergence of mobile, online and financial services. mobile space, with a particular . With the burgeoning attention to the…
Patrick Salyer, CEO of Gigya, connecting brands with customers (MDE111)
Sep 6, 2014 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #111 — This interview is with Patrick Salyer, CEO of Gigya, which provides a powerful technology that enables brands to collect data from all sources in order to better understand and connect with their customers. Servicing…
Michael Mahemoff, founder of Player FM, a great podcasting discovery service
Aug 22, 2014 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #110 This interview is with Michael Mahemoff, maker of Player FM, a service designed to help discover, distribute and amplify podcasts across all platforms and devices. Player FM was highlighted at this year’s Google IO. With…
Itw with Hank Summy, President @MRM_McCann Global Commerce, talking digital transformation and digital strategies (MDE109)
Jul 5, 2014 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #109 - This interview is with Hank Summy, President North America of MRM/McCann’s Global Commerce Practice. In this conversation we talk about how brands are evolving in their digital marketing and mobile strategies, the cha…
Bob Gilbreath - co-founder of Ahalogy, marketing platform for Pinterest
Jun 27, 2014 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #108 - This interview is with Bob Gilbreath, author of the book, The Next Evolution of Marketing: Connect with your Customers by Marketing with Meaning. Bob is also co-founder and president of Ahalogy, a new Pinterest-focuse…
Justin Brown, co-founder of Ideapod, amplifying ideas that matter
Jun 19, 2014 • 31 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #107 - This interview is with Justin Brown, co-founder with Mark Bakacs of Ideapod, a social platform for collecting and amplifying ideas that matter. It’s a really interesting initiative that has just opened a beta version….
Greg Pouy, talking digital transformation in big business (MDE106)
Jun 14, 2014 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #106 - This interview is with Gregory Pouy, one of the best known bloggers in France, recently cited as one of the top 70 rising social media stars worldwide by the phenomenal Mark Schaeffer. Greg has been working with many …
Interview with Carolyn Pearson, CEO of Maiden Voyage, social network for ladies on the road (MDE105)
Jun 2, 2014 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #105 - This interview is with Carolyn Pearson, an entrepreneur based in Leeds, UK, who started up a social network for women travellers, called Maiden Voyage. With 7,000 members, this is an interesting niche business, provid…
Leo Bonanni - CEO and founder of SourceMap for greater supply chain transparency
May 23, 2014 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #104 - This interview is with Leo Bonanni, whom I met through my work at Netexplo, for whom Leo is one of the new tech experts. Leo is, meanwhile, CEO and founder of Sourcemap, a social network and collaborative platform tha…
David Goldenberg, CEO of CV Trust in search of trustworthy credentials
May 16, 2014 • 29 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #103 - This interview is with David Goldenberg, co-founder and CEO of CVTrust, whose main product, Smart Diploma, provides a way to certify diplomas for educational bodies who sign on. In this interview, we discuss the CVTru…
Celica Thellier - Choose My Company, a French improvement on GlassDoor
May 8, 2014 • 37 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #102.This interview is with Celica Thellier, who is co-founder of a French start-up called “Meilleures Entreprises” (aka Best Companies). For those of you who know GlassDoor, it’s in a similar space: helping to understand better…
David Mattin - Trendwatching new tech trends around the world (MDE101)
May 1, 2014 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #101 — This interview is with David Mattin, Head of Trends & Insights at trendwatching.com. Trendwatching is an independent trend firm based out of London, with an impressive network of trend spotters around the world. Trendwat…
Meet Cliff Fluet, a digitally savvy lawyer talking music and entertainment (MDE100)
Apr 23, 2014 • 44 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #100 — This interview is with Cliff Fluet, partner at Lewis Silkin law firm, specialised in media and entertainment law. Lewis Silkin is clearly not your average law firm either, with a slogan “A rather more human law firm.” In…
Louis-Philippe Morency, Principal for SIMSENSEI, Netexplo 2014 Laureate
Apr 18, 2014 • 12 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #99 — This interview is with Louis-Philippe Morency, one of the Principal Investigators on the SIMSENSEI project being run at USC. SIMSENSEI was one of the top ten award winners at this year’s Netexplo Forum. Louis-Philippe, wa…
Bjorn Ognibeni, digital marketing in Germany (MDE98)
Apr 9, 2014 • 42 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #98 — This interview is with Bjorn Ognibeni, founder and CEO of Buzzrank.de (based in Hamburg). With Bjorn, we discuss the German market, which brands are doing well (or not) and find out about the particularities of doing digi…
John Matherly, Shodan Founder and CEO - search engine for the internet of things
Apr 7, 2014 • 16 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #97 — This interview is with John Matherly, founder and CEO of Shodan, one of the top 10 laureates at Netexplo 2014. Shodan is a search engine for the Internet of Things (iot). John is at the cutting edge of online security and…
Wibbitz - the play button of the web and Netexplo 2014 Grand Prize Winner
Mar 30, 2014 • 18 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #96 —This interview is with the two founders of Wibbitz, Zohar Dayan and Yotam Cohen. Wibbitz, the Netexplo Grand Prize Winner of 2014, is a service that creates a summarized automatic video of text on the web. The founders hav…
Charles Thornburgh, CEO and founder of Civitas Learning - big data for education (MDE95)
Mar 23, 2014 • 47 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #95 - This interview is with Charles Thornburgh, whom I met at SXSW. Charles is founder and CEO of Civitas Learning, with a mission that is close to my heart: to improve education. In this conversation, we hear about Civitas Lea…
Future Marketing Trends 2014-2015 with Minter Dial (MDE94)
Mar 17, 2014 • 46 min
Invited by my old friend and colleague, Rodrigo Padilla (on behalf of Canada Post), I gave this webinar about the Future Marketing Trends. While most of the Top Ten Trends herein will hardly come as a suprise, per se, the big challenge is in how compan…
Anupam Mittal, CEO of People Group, founder of Shaadi and Makaan (MDE93)
Mar 6, 2014 • 43 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #93This interview is with Anupam Mittal, serial entrepreneur from Mumbai India, who has been recognised as one of the most influential people in India (as well as in North America) by numerous titles, including BusinessWeek, Bus…
Nicolas Gaudreau - CMO of Yellow Pages Canada (MDE92)
Mar 2, 2014 • 22 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #92This interview is with Nicolas Gaudreau, CMO of Yellow Pages Group in Canada. Based in Montreal and a former INSEAD classmate, Nicolas has been at the marketing helm through of a most intensive digital transformation. In this…
Interview with Tom Dougherty, Great User Experience according to Delete Agency (MDE91)
Feb 19, 2014 • 24 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #91 — This interview is with Tom Dougherty, founding partner and head of User Experience at Delete Agency, a digital agency with a twist. Delete likes to push the boundaries, using a strong creative process, with standout clien…
Karan Behal, CEO of Pretty Secrets, eCommerce for lingerie in India (MDE90)
Feb 11, 2014 • 38 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #90. This interview is with Karan Behal, founder and CEO of Pretty Secrets, a really interesting eCommerce site serving India with lingerie, nightwear, swimwear and more. Aside from being part of the burgeoning movement online, …
Roopak Saluja, CEO and founder of the 120 Media Collective - marketing in India (MDE89)
Feb 5, 2014 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #89.This interview, recorded on January 30, 2014, is with Roopak Saluja, founder and CEO of The 120 Media Collective as well as Bang Bang Films, a film production company, and the Jack in the Box Agency. Based in Mumbai, Roopak …
Ashley Friedlein, CEO and co-Founder of Econsultancy (MDE88)
Jan 30, 2014 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #88.This interview, recorded on January 27, 2014, is with Ashley Friedlein who is CEO and co-founder of Econsultancy, an international research and training group, focused on digital. With a subscriber base of over 210,000, eCon…
Rajiv Mehta, CEO of Puma South Asia, Digital marketing in India (MDE87)
Jan 25, 2014 • 21 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #87. This interview, recorded on January 22, 2014, is with Rajiv Mehta who is head of Puma South Asia, based in Bangalore. In this conversation, we focused on two interesting digital activities that Rajiv oversaw, showing how e…
Nicolas Bordas, VP of TBWA Europe: Talking digital marketing for business (MDE86)
Jan 19, 2014 • 36 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #86 — This interview, recorded on January 14, 2014, is with Nicolas Bordas, VP of TBWA Europe, part of the Omnicom Group and President of Being Worldwide. Nicolas is very much a man who walks the talk, with a very well read b…
Stephen Waddington, Head of Digital and Social Media at Ketchum Europe (MDE85)
Jan 11, 2014 • 31 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #85.This interview, recorded on January 8, 2014, is with Stephen Waddington, or @wadds on Twitter, a premier expert on Public Relations. Successful repeat entrepreneur, author and prolific blogger, Stephen is now running Digita…
David Zinger, Expert, Speaker and Author on Employee Engagement (MDE84)
Jan 7, 2014 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #84.This interview, recorded right before the Christmas break, is with David Zinger, world renowned expert on employee engagement. David is a prolific author and blogger on the topic, and founder of the flourishing Employee Eng…
James Moffat, CEO of The Organic Agency - super pragmatic advice for digital marketers (MDE83)
Dec 3, 2013 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #83.This interview, recorded on December 1, 2013, is with James Moffat, CEO and founder of The Organic Agency, a digital agency based in Exeter, England. In this conversation, we discuss the differences and challenges of B2B ver…
Interview with Nao Sato: Talking digital marketing for the Japanese market (MDE82)
Nov 23, 2013 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue #82 — This interview, recorded on November 22, 2013, is with Nao Sato, President of Warp Japan, a digital agency based in Tokyo, Japan. On my latest trip, I had the good fortune to catch up with Nao and talk about the Japanese digital …
Interview with Greg Verdino, talking innovation and digital transformation (MDE81)
Nov 9, 2013 • 21 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #81 — This interview, recorded on October 23, 2013, is with Greg Verdino (@GregVerdino), author and well-respected digital marketing expert. Having worked at Digitas and Crayon, and most recently EVP Strategy at the Dachis Gro…
Jeremy Goldman (@Jeremarketer) Firebrand Group founder, on eCommerce and Digital & Brand marketing
Oct 31, 2013 • 27 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #80.This interview, recorded on October 23, 2013, is with Jeremy Goldman, aka @Jeremarketer, who has started his own agency, Firebrand Group, based in Manhattan. Sharing a passion for branding and digital, we caught up with eac…
Interview with Richard Lucas and Ian Patterson, Discerning Digital and Digital transformation (MDE79)
Oct 23, 2013 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #79 — This interview, recorded on October 21, 2013, is with Richard Lucas and Ian Patterson, respectively, Managing Director and Project Director at Discerning Digital. In this conversation, we discuss their experience in maki…
All about Evernote, interview with Emma Page, head of EMEA Sales (MDE78)
Oct 17, 2013 • 22 min
Episode #78 — This interview, recorded on October 14, 2013, is with Emma Page. Based out of Zurich, Emma is head of Sales and Customer Success at Evernote Business for EMEA. In this interview we talk about the personal/professional crossover, the fre…
Joe Fernandez, CEO and co-founder of Klout Influence Measurement & Management (MDE77)
Oct 13, 2013 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #77 — This interview, recorded on October 11, 2013, is with Joe Fernandez, co-founder and CEO of Klout, a system that helps identify and engage with influencers. Joe presented at this year’s Hub Forum in Paris. I took the cha…
Max Mason, entrepreneur, restaurateur and pioneering in the restaurant business (MDE76)
Oct 3, 2013 • 24 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #76 — This interview, recorded on October 1, 2013, is with Max Mason, founder and owner of Big Bang Restaurants, based in Oxford, England. Max is an SMB entrepreneur, running a restaurant that has integrated some new pioneerin…
Daniel Rowles, digital marketing expert, speaker and author (MDE75)
Sep 18, 2013 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue Episode #75 — This interview, recorded on Sept 10, 2013, is with Daniel Rowles. Daniel is Managing Director of TargetInternet.com and, along with Ciaran Rogers, is host of the well-reputed Digital Marketing Podcast (out of the UK). I…
Lutz Finger, Big Data expert, author and entrepreneur (MDE74)
Sep 11, 2013 • 39 min
Minter Dialogue #74 — This interview, recorded on September 3 2013, is with Lutz Finger, author, blogger, entrepreneur and consultant and a BIG specialist of BIG DATA. I met Lutz, a fellow INSEADer, at the Future Media Forum 2013 in Moscow. Lutz is …
Vincent Ducrey, Co-founder of the Hub Forum and Hub Institute (MDE73)
Sep 7, 2013 • 17 min
Minter Dialogue #73.This interview, recorded on Sept 6, 2013, is with Vincent Ducrey. In this podcast, we talk about the upcoming HUB FORUM, in Paris, which he founded with Emmanuel Vivier, 4 years ago. The Hub Forum is now a landmark event in the wo…
Interview with Faisal Kapadia (@faisalkapadia) - Social Media Expert and Social Activist in Pakistan (MDE72)
Sep 5, 2013 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue #72This interview, recorded on August 30 2013, is with Faisal Kapadia, aka FK, or @faisalkapadia on Twitter. Faisal is an author, blogger, podcaster, entrepreneur and social activist, achieving some extraordinary things in Pakistan. Th…
Interview with Thibault Villet, CEO of Glamour Sales China, online luxury private sales (MDE71)
Aug 29, 2013 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue #71. This interview, recorded on August 22 2013, is with Thibault Villet, co-founder and CEO of Glamour Sales China, a luxury flash sale site, and part of the Glamour Sales Group. Having met Thibault in Shanghai this summer, we recor…
Interview with RJ Friedlander, CEO of ReviewPro: Ratings & Reviews for Hotels (MDE70)
Jul 26, 2013 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue #70.This interview is with RJ Friedlander, the brother of a friend from Austin and who is doing great things in the Ratings & Reviews area for hotels out of Barcelona. RJ has a long history of digital in business and understands deeply …
Thoughtful China, Interview with Normandy Madden, Executive Producer (MDE69)
Jul 19, 2013 • 16 min
Minter Dialogue #69This interview is with Normandy Madden. Recorded on my latest trip to Shanghai, this podcast gives us a glimpse into the Chinese digital market. Normandy is the executive producer of Thoughtful China, a weekly online advertising aff…
Developing eCommerce in Russia - interview with eStore Agency founders (MDE68)
Jul 6, 2013 • 25 min
Minter Dialogue #68.This interview is with a duo of Frenchmen in Moscow: Maximilien Jacquet, CEO, along with Guillaume Le Roy, Managing Director of eStore Agency. Maximilien and Guillaume are co-founders of eStore Agency, based in Moscow, and helping …
Krista Madden, founder of Handpicked Media, linking brands with bloggers (MDE67)
Jun 27, 2013 • 22 min
Minter Dialogue #67This interview is with Krista Madden, founder of Handpicked Media, an agency that represents bloggers and vloggers from a wide array of areas, including fashion, beauty, parenting, food and travel. Handpicked Media specializes in ar…
Eric Beard, A Football Report: Building community around the round ball (MDE65)
Jun 18, 2013 • 31 min
Minter Dialogue #65This interview is with Eric Beard, whom I met at SXSW2013. Eric is Founder and Editor-in-Chief at “A Football Report”. In this conversation, we discuss the AFR site and business model, how brands can participate as well as some fun …
Interview with Dorie Clark on Personal Branding, Author of Reinventing You (MDE64)
Jun 14, 2013 • 35 min
Minter Dialogue #64 —This interview is with Dorie Clark, whom I met at SXSW2013. Dorie has just released her new book “Reinventing You: Define Your Brand, Imagine Your Future,” published with the Harvard Business Review Press. A former presidential ca…
Interview with Christian Holst, co founder of Baymard Institute: how to improve the user experience (MDE63)
Jun 5, 2013 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue #63 — This interview is with Christian Holst, co-founder of The Baymard Institute, based in Copenhagen, a research firm focused on how to improve the user experience. In this conversation, we discuss the challenges of making a good eCo…
Sterling Proffer, Vice Media Director of Platform - Navigating the digital channels (MDE62)
May 21, 2013 • 34 min
Minter Dialogue #62 — This interview is with Sterling Proffer, whom I met at SXSW2013. Sterling works at one of the more fascinating and disruptive companies: Vice Media. Vice are publishers, aggregators, curators, and social platforms. As Director…
Giles Corbett, Libon, Innovative OTT from Orange Labs (MDE61)
May 15, 2013 • 23 min
Minter Dialogue #61 — This interview is with Giles Corbett who runs Libon, as part of the Orange Group. Libon, formerly Live Better On, is an OTT service that provides a radically different experience to voice mail. In this interview, we discuss the…
Doug Hewett, Putting people at the heart of the brand, MDE60
May 9, 2013 • 24 min
Minter Dialogue #60This interview is with Doug Hewett, who is the co-founder — along with Brook Calverly — and Managing Director at People-Made, a brand consultancy at the cross-section of brand, culture and social. Doug comes from a strong backgrou…
Valorie Reavis, LinkUp Marketing & the Shout Lounge : Digital Marketing for the Beauty Industry
May 2, 2013 • 24 min
This interview is with Valorie Reavis, the founder of the LinkUp Marketing Agency, based out in Belmont Shore California, and dedicated to an industry I know only too well: hair and beauty! Valorie is also the mastermind behind the Shout Lounge, a soci…
Francis Pisani, Journalist, Author and World Traveler on Innovation (MDE58)
Apr 25, 2013 • 23 min
Minter Dialogue #58This interview is with Francis Pisani, a truly polyglot esteemed journalist, author and academic from France, who has taught at some of the most established institutions in the world, including Stanford, UC Berkeley, and Universidad …
Patrick Powers, Entrepreneurs in London and Social Media & Email Marketing (MDE57)
Apr 7, 2013 • 27 min
Minter Dialogue #57This interview is with Patrick Powers, a Danish-born entrepreneur, living in greater London. Patrick, who has written a couple of books, runs a vibrant entrepreneurs club in England and works on helping SMBs on their email marketing…
Jan Thompson, filmmaker, “Never the Same” and “The Tragedy of Bataan” (MDE56)
Apr 5, 2013 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue #56 — This is a first for this Show. As you know, usually we talk branding and digital marketing. But this time, I have recorded a show based on one of my deeply personal passions and something that has been driving me for some 21 y…
Alex Connock, Shine On Digital / Shine North MD (MDE55)
Mar 18, 2013 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue #55If you are interested in the world of video and digital media, you’ll want to listen up to this interview. It’s with Alex Connock, Managing Director of Shine On Digital and Shine North, based in the UK. We talk about how the world …
Adrien Henni, East-West Digital News co-founder and chief editor (MDE54)
Mar 2, 2013 • 21 min
Minter Dialogue #54This interview is with Adrien Henni, a Frenchman and man on the know based in Moscow. Adrien is co-founder and chief editor of East West Digital News, an English language media focused on the evolving Russian digital market. He is …
MDE53: Matt Stempeck, LazyTruth Winner at #Netexplo 2013
Feb 26, 2013 • 9 min
Minter Dialogue #53 - In the second of the series, here is an interview with Netexplo 2013 award winner, Matt Stempeck, who created LazyTruth, an open source system to help us vet the false from the true on line. LazyTruth was one of the top 10 award …
MDE52: Nanshu Lu, Electronic Tattoos at #Netexplo Forum 2013 Grand Winner
Feb 23, 2013 • 12 min
Minter Dialogue #52Some of you will hopefully have followed the Netexplo Forum on the live stream, where we look at the new technology trends the world over. I was able to catch up with a few of the prize winners This first interview is with Dr Nansh…
MDE51: Roland Whitehead, Quru CEO for Open Source Services
Feb 5, 2013 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue #51This interview is with Roland Whitehead, CEO and founder of Quru. Quru is an IT services company specialized in Linux and other open source solutions, and is the fastest-growing Red Hat solution provider in the UK. In this conversa…
MDE50: GIles Palmer, CEO of BrandWatch, social media monitoring and marketing
Jan 31, 2013 • 27 min
Minter Dialogue #50 —This interview is with Giles Palmer, CEO and founder of BrandWatch, a UK-based social media monitor company that has been around since 2007. Giles is at the heart of mining and understanding text, which remains a hot and rather d…
MDE49: Jeremy Waite, head of Social Strategy for Adobe EMEA
Jan 27, 2013 • 32 min
Minter Dialogue #49This interview is with Jeremy Waite, who is in charge of Social Strategy Consulting at Adobe EMEA. With a strong operational background and practice in building and implementing social media strategy, Jeremy is also great fun. A ma…
MDE48: Brian Solis on the Future of Business and Digital Darwinism
Jan 12, 2013 • 33 min
Minter Dialogue #48 — This interview is with Brian Solis, author of Engage, The End of Business as Usual as well as the marvelous Conversation Prism (now in its third version). In this podcast, recorded in Paris ahead of a conference I was hosting wi…
Kathleen Mitchell, VP of EMEA for Stella & Dot, Jewelry Direct Sales (MDE47)
Jan 8, 2013 • 28 min
Minter Dialogue #47 — This interview is with Kathleen (Gillin) Mitchell, a former colleague from my L’Oréal days and now head of EMEA for Stella and Dot, an innovative company, that is built on a direct sales model merged with social and eCommerce….
MDE46: Scott Weitz, CEO of Driver Digital, boosting your video impact
Jan 6, 2013 • 19 min
Minter Dialogue #46This interview is with Scott Weitz, Founder/CEO Driver Digital, specialized in driving viewers and interaction with video media across all measure of platforms. Previously, Scott founded Driver Media with my long-time friend, JD Will…
MDE45: Odile Roujol, SVP Brand and Communications for Orange France - taking the digital turn in stride
Dec 18, 2012 • 23 min
Minter Dialogue #45This interview is with Odile Roujol, a friend and ex-colleague from my days at L’Oreal and who now is SVP, in charge of Brand and Communications for the French telco giant, Orange France. Being the delivery mechanism across all our …
MDE44: Amy Schlein, CubeYou for deep Facebook social media marketing
Dec 17, 2012 • 15 min
Minter Dialogue #44This interview is with Amy Schlein, Marketing Director at Cubeyou (based in Milan, Italy) an innovative platform that allows marketers to mine and analyze data inside Facebook and beyond the basic Facebook Insights. Definitely, Cube…
MDE43: Delphine Robiot, ex Tommy.com European Director, talking eCommerce tips and tricks
Dec 16, 2012 • 29 min
Minter Dialogue #43This interview is with Delphine Robiot, a bona fide expert in eCommerce. Delphine has more than a ten year track record in eCommerce, having run Tommy Hilfiger’s eCommerce store, Tommy.com, across Europe as well as her running her o…
MDE42: Marc Rougier, CEO of Scoop.it, curation for brands and individuals
Dec 10, 2012 • 11 min
Minter Dialogue #42This interview is with Marc Rougier, a friend and a past participant on my French podcast. Today’s is in English. Marc is founder and CEO of Scoop.it, one of the darlings in the curation space, helping individuals, brands and busin…
MDE41: Jared Schiffman, Digital in Retail - Perch and Potion
Dec 8, 2012 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Internet Show #41This interview is with Jared Schiffman, co-founder of two companies that work on the area of digital for business. One is an agency called Potion and the other is Perch Interactive, with a fabulously innovative technol…
MDE40: Rasmus Moller Nielsen: CEO of Komfo agency for social media marketing solutions
Dec 3, 2012 • 31 min
Minter Dialogue Internet Show #40This interview is with Rasmus Moller Nielsen, co-founder and CEO of Komfo, an IT company providing tools for social media, based in Copenhagen, Denmark, with Facebook marketing solutions among other services. In this i…
MDE39: Robin Block, The power of authentic video storytelling
Nov 4, 2012 • 29 min
Minter Dialogue Radio Show #39This interview is with Robin Block, founder of Red Sky Vision, an award winning production company based in England and specializing in thought leadership films, corporate communications and animations. I met Robin and ex…
MDE38: Alex Luff, Putting people into communications at Corporate Edge
Oct 27, 2012 • 30 min
Minter Dialogue Radio Show #38This interview is with Alex Luff, Managing Director of Corporate Edge, a branding and communications agency, specialized in B2B, whose mission is to put people at the heart of business communications. Their clients include…
MDE37: Delphine Remy-Boutang, Social Bureau CEO and ex Worldwide Social Media Director of IBM
Oct 17, 2012 • 23 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show #37 Delphine Remy-Boutang is the founder and CEO of Social Bureau, a social business consultancy, created in 2012. With a most interesting background, particularly when Delphine was Worldwide Director of Soci…
MDE36: Kevin Ryan, CEO and founder of GILT, Business Insider & MongoDB
Oct 6, 2012 • 31 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show #36This interview is with Kevin Ryan, entrepreneur, business leader and angel investor. As CEO, he helped build DoubleClick basically from scratch into a multi-billion dollar business. Kevin has since gone to …
MDE35: Andrew Grill, CEO of Kred, measuring your influence with transparency
Sep 30, 2012 • 12 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #35. This interview is with Andrew Grill, CEO of KRED, for real-time transparent community-based influence measurement. A hot field and one that typically galvanizes conversation, Andrew has a strong v…
MDE34: Caspar Craven, Director at Trovus, experts in customer intelligence
Sep 27, 2012 • 17 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #34. This interview is with Caspar Craven, whom I met thanks to Jane Gomez at the Supper Club. Caspar is co-founder and Director of Trovus, an award winning agency working on gleaning and refining cust…
MDE33: Marc Wright, Publisher of Simply Communicate for Internal Communications Professional
Sep 21, 2012 • 33 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #33. This interview is with Marc Wright, the founder and publisher of Simply Communicate which, at its core, is a community of some 9,000 professionals involved in internal communications. Marc also fo…
MDE32: Dario Cotroneo, Celebrity Stylist, founder of DCI, MyCurl and his eponymous salon
Sep 10, 2012 • 19 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #32. This interview is with someone whom I met back in my L’Oreal days. At the time, I found Dario Cotroneo to be a true visionary. Aside from being one of the top ranked stylists in Sydney, much less…
MDE31: Dominic Tremblay, President of Tuxedo Agency, author of Zombie Boy
Jul 13, 2012 • 21 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #31. This interview is with my friend and former colleague, Dominic Tremblay, who left L’Oreal to launch his own creative agency, TUXEDO. Dominic is on the cutting of marketing and digital marketing, i…
MDE30: Vincent Dutot, Professor of eCommerce: the state of the business
Jul 7, 2012 • 27 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #30. This interview is with Vincent Dutot, phD, Associate Professor at the E.S.G. business school in Paris and specialized in the world of eCommerce. With 10 years spent in Canada and now based in Pari…
MDE29: Joe Jaffe, Chief Interruptor and Innovator
Apr 14, 2012 • 53 min
Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #29. This interview is with Joe Jaffe. Joe is the author of the groundbreaking book “Life after the 30 second spot” as well as “Join The Conversation.” He founded the Crayon agency, is author of a power blog Jaffe …
MDE28: Sean Keyes, co-founder of Avalanshare: giving value to sharing
Mar 28, 2012 • 20 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #28. This interview is with Sean Keyes, who is CMO and co-owner of Avalanshare. AvalanShare is an interesting start-up that gives value to sharing with your network. It’s a social media tool whose pur…
MDE27: Brian Platz, COO and co-founder of SilkRoad Point
Mar 24, 2012 • 14 min
Welcome to the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #27. I attended the Netexplo Forum 2012 on March 15-16, held at the marvelous UNESCO headquarters, in Paris. Netexplo is an observatory of new tech trends around the world, with which I have been assoc…
MDE25: Joe Salesky, Freemonee founder, winner at #Netexplo 2012
Mar 23, 2012 • 24 min
Joe Salesky is Chief Strategy Officer and founder of Freemonee, a system that allows for merchants and/or brands to provide gift cards to clients and prospective clients in a frictionless manner. Freemonee was one of the top ten award winners at the …
MDE26: Erika Anderson, founder and CEO of H2020, award winner at Netexplo 2012
Mar 23, 2012 • 8 min
I attended the Netexplo Forum 2012 on March 15-16, held at the splendid UNESCO headquarters, in Paris. Netexplo is an observatory of new tech trends around the world, with which I have been associated for the last couple of years. There were ten awar…
MDE24: Tracy Weber, ProPublica Netexplo Top 10 Award & Pulitzer Prize Winner
Mar 18, 2012 • 17 min
This is the Minter Dialogue Radio Show number #24. I attended the Netexplo Forum 2012 on March 15-16, held at the UNESCO headquarters, in Paris. Netexplo, founded by Thierry Happe and Martine Bidegain, is an observatory of new tech trends around the …
MDE23: Otavio Good, founder of Word Lens, instant translation service
Mar 16, 2012 • 7 min
From the Netexplo Forum 2012 (March 15-16), held at the UNESCO headquarters. Netexplo is an observatory of new tech trends around the world, with which I have been associated for the last couple of years. There were ten award winners highlighted at t…
MDE22: Edwin Metcalf, Rainmaker for all things mobile
Mar 15, 2012 • 42 min
Edwin “Ebert” Metcalf is partner at Rainmaker Capital, a boutique investment bank. Rainmaker represents both sellers and buyers in developing and executing corporate development strategies, with a major focus on enabling technologies at the crossroads…
MDE21: Lukas Maixner, co-founder of SocialBakers
Mar 7, 2012 • 32 min
Lukas Maixner is a co-founder of Socialbakers, an analytics platform for social media. Socialbakers, based in Prague, made its mark by providing deeper analytics on Facebook, including its own proprietary rating. It has now added on other sites and i…
MDE20: Michael Goitein @ UsableNet, mobile for everything
Feb 29, 2012 • 28 min
Michael Goitein is Senior Project Manager at UsableNet, specialized in rendering sites — including eCommerce — compatible and optimized for the mobile. UsableNet is the leading mobile and multi-channel platform company, serving 25% of Fortune 1000 c…
MDE19: Kathleen Carroll, President & Founder of the Branding Clinic (NJ)
Jan 9, 2012 • 28 min
MDE19: Kathleen Carroll is President and Founder of the Branding Clinic, helping major brands to uncover the key customer insights. Her clients include some very well known brand names, including Johnson & Johnson, Abbott Labs, Playtex, Amex and P&G. …
MDE18: Joakim Nilsson, Head of Social Media at Betclic Everest
Jan 1, 2012 • 31 min
Joakim Nilsson is a Swede living in Paris, whom I met on an Internet TV show at TechToc. Joakim is in charge of Social Media group wide at Betclic Everest, one of the leaders worldwide in online gambling and gaming. In this interview, we discuss soci…
MDE #17: Roy Lindemann CIO and co-founder of ReadSpeaker
Nov 14, 2011 • 26 min
Roy Lindemann is a co-founder of ReadSpeaker, a B2B service which enables a text-to-audio conversion of your website. Available in 35 languages and 88 different voices (ie. female/male, British English and American English, etc.), ReadSpeaker is a gre…
MDE #16: Jonathan George, founder and CEO of Boxcar: the end to the notifications nightmare!
Oct 27, 2011 • 26 min
This interview is with Jonathan George, the founder and CEO of Boxcar. I have been a big fan of boxcar as I tried to figured out how best to deal with the multiple accounts and over-abundant series of notifications and reminders. I like to think of B…
MDE #15: Interview with Barbara Mallinson, founder of OBAMI, a social network & eLearning platform specifically for schools
Oct 17, 2011 • 21 min
Barbara Mallinson is an ebullient entrepreneur from South Africa, who created and runs Obami, an online environment specifically created for schools. With eLearning, social media and resource sharing functions, Obami provides a safe, closed environmen…
MDE #14, Cedric Hutchings, co-founder and CEO of Withings, creator of connected objects about the house
Sep 9, 2011 • 26 min
Cedric Hutchings is an entrepreneur who co-founded and runs Withings, which design, develop and industrialize objects connected to the internet. They have three products: Body Scale, Tensiometer (blood pressure) and a Baby Monitor. Each of these prod…
MDE #13: Mitch Joel, President of Twist Image Digital Media Agency (Montreal)
Aug 25, 2011 • 24 min
Mitch Joel, President of Twist Image and author of Six Pixels of Separation (the book and the blog), was my first guest on Minter Dialogue. On a recent trip through Montreal, I was able to catch up with Mitch and we recorded this show, discussing as ev…
MDE #12: Martin-Luc Archambault, CEO and co-founder of WAJAM
Jun 5, 2011 • 18 min
Social search is all the rage now, but Martin-Luc Archambault is a serial entrepreneur who anticipated the trend and has developed a social search optimizer, WAJAM, which you layer on top of your search requests to get search results from your personal…
MDE #11: Eyeka CEO François Pétavy
Mar 15, 2011 • 21 min
Eyeka is a platform for an international community of 140,000 creative consumers who participate via crowd-sourcing in the co-creation with brands, to help in innovation and consumer insights. Francois Petavy, CEO, describes the service, its benefit…
MDE #10: Rachel Weiss - Digital Strategy and Interactive Marketing for Redken, PureOlogy…
Mar 6, 2011 • 24 min
Rachel Weiss began at L’Oréal in 2007 working on the digital strategy for PureOlogy and Redken USA (‘professional’ brands that sell through the hairdresser channel and is, thus B2B2C). At the beginning of this year, Rachel was promoted to run the Digit…
MDE #9: Andrew Ellis, Like Minds, EyetoEye Digital & Orbit
Feb 16, 2011 • 30 min
Interview with Drew Ellis, co-founder of Like Minds, founder of EyetoEye Digital Consultancy and co-producer of the film Orbit. In this interview, we discuss the music industry and the lessons to be learned for businesses looking at social media today…
MDE #8: Steve Crocker, meet a founding father of the Internet
Feb 5, 2011 • 22 min
Steve Crocker was there at the very beginning. He wrote the seminal RFC (request for comment) which is still in use today. He is a board member of ICANN and also CEO of a startup, Shinkuro (a file sharing service). Here, he speaks about the state of…
MDE #7: Interview with Jonathan Salem Baskin, Global Brand Strategist
Dec 27, 2010 • 44 min
Here is a Boxing Day interview with Jonathan Salem Baskin, global brand strategist and reputed author, blogger and speaker on branding. In this interview, we look at the bigger lessons for marketers from 2010 and what lies ahead for brands. We discus…
MDE #5: David Sowerby, co-founder of Straker Software Translation Services
Dec 14, 2010 • 6 min
Interview at LeWeb 2010 with David Sowerby, co-founder of Straker, “the fastest, lowest cost, professional translation services available online.” In this interview, David explains his product offering and scope (possibility to translate into 140 langu…
MDE #6: Gilles Barbier, CEO & co-founder of TellMeWhere
Dec 14, 2010 • 12 min
Caught this interview with Gilles Barbier, CEO and co-founder of this French startup, TellMeWhere (DisMoiOu in France). TellMeWhere is a new social search service, made for the mobile platform. Very handy and growing well. Catch up with Gilles in th…
MDE #4: Frederic Lardinois, ReadWriteWeb USA (interview)
Dec 9, 2010 • 26 min
Frederic Lardinois, News Writer for ReadWriteWeb out of the US, self-avowed geek and a phD student in Medieval Studies, gives some key highlights from 2010 in terms of new technologies and prospectives for 2011.
MDE #3: Ben Parr - Co-Editor of Mashable US
Dec 8, 2010 • 7 min
Here is a quick interview I caught with Ben Parr, co-editor of Mashable US, one of the reference sites in new technology in the US. Ben Parr is a journalist, sci-fi author and a man in the know when it comes to new techologies and digital media. Here,…
Jonathan Wolf, Product Strategist International, Bazaarvoice (MDE2)
Dec 7, 2010 • 15 min
Out of MIT, Jonathan spent five years at CoreMetrics and then joined Bazaarvoice where he has been for the last four years. He is currently based in London as Product Strategist International for BV. This interview was recorded in Paris at a Bazaarv…
MDE #1: Mitch Joel (Twist Image) Interview
Nov 25, 2010 • 27 min
A discussion with Mitch Joel, President of Twist Image and author of Six Pixels of Separation, about digital marketing and how companies in North America and Europe can upgrade their digital marketing strategy.Meanwhile, you can comment and find the sh…