TECHNOLOGY SPEAKERS AND BIOS
You won’t find anyone more flexible or easy-to-work-with than Melinda. She’s a proud graduate of Bowling Green State University where she earned her bachelor’s in technology, majoring in visual communication technology and minoring in marketing. Over the past decade, Melinda managed, designed and maintained a number of websites and digital marketing projects, joining Site-Seeker in 2013. As an account manager, she is trusted with some of our company’s longest-standing accounts. She has tremendous follow-through, which makes her perfect for SEO planning, lead nurturing and automation, and email marketing. When not at work, Melinda spends time with her husband and two daughters. She is an avid hockey fan who enjoys a great goalie fight!
Simon Ferguson is Vice President of EquipmentWatch, part of Informa, a global provider of data & technology solutions. Simon has over 30 years’ experience in business & consumer media, technology and data businesses. He has been in the forefront of developing AI/machine learning solutions for multiple business sectors, working with brands such as Google, Microsoft and Expedia.
Tom earned his master’s in integrated marketing communications from West Virginia University and his bachelor’s in public relations from Utica College of Syracuse University. After holding marketing/PR roles at Sovena USA and Overit Media, Tom joined the Site-Seeker team in 2013 as an account manager. He now manages some of the company’s top accounts. As a writer, Tom’s blogs have been featured in outlets such as Entrepreneur, MarketingProfs, and PR Daily. Part-time, he is also an adjunct professor at Utica College where he has taught social media marketing and market research. When not working, Tom loves making hip-hop music, listening to punk rock and 90s rap, and rooting for the Dallas Cowboys.
Scott is responsible for the planning, development and execution of all marketing initiatives and solution messaging at Unilog. He has more than 20 years of experience with B2B software companies, including 16 years marketing ERP solutions and services to the wholesale distribution market, having worked for companies such as Prophet 21, Activant Solutions, and Epicor Software. Prior to Unilog, Scott held marketing leadership positions with multiple hyper-growth companies in the IT performance monitoring market. During this time, he focused on the evolution of cloud technology, software-defined data centers, and the Internet of Things while engaging with many Fortune 500 enterprises, top-tier wireless and broadband service providers, and global Managed Service Providers.