Introducing… Paul Davies. UK CMO at Microsoft!
Paul is joining our ‘Building Brand YOU: the secrets to being successful online’ alongside the Frugality and Hannah Beesley, Social Director at iris Worldwide. Paul has 20 years of experience in the marketing and advertising industries, and is brilliantly placed to answer all your questions on how to build an audience and the innovative ways to keep them engaged.
As the UK CMO at Microsoft, Paul leads the marketing activity for famous consumer technology brands including Windows, Surface, Lumia, Bing, MSN, Office, Internet Explorer and Band.
Paul is passionate about marrying the left-brain science of digital technologies with the right-brain art of creativity to create unique marketing collaborations that surprise and delight consumers. Recent examples include the multi-awarded Brandon Generator online crowd-sourced interactive drama curated by Edgar Wright, a unique film collaboration with Gorillaz to celebrate Internet Explorer, and the creation of the world’s largest Surface tablet device in Trafalgar Square.
Paul is also Chairman of ISBA (Institute of British Advertisers), has been recognised in Vision 100 (Marketing Week, 2016) and Hot 100 Digital Marketers (British Interactive Media Association, 2015), and was awarded Marketer of the Year (2011). He is a sponsor and mentor at the Marketing Academy, supporting the development of emerging new talent in the industry.
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