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Education is a cornerstone of Dscoop8. Find out how your colleagues are improving margins, creating efficiencies and adding value for their customers over three full days of educational sessions. Sessions will focus on customer acquisition, operational efficiencies, integrated marketing campaigns, proactive selling and delivering ROI.
Pick and choose sessions throughout our tracks: business and sales, operations, label and packaging, and grand format.
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CEO and President, TaylorMade-adidas Golf
Mark King, the inspiring and dynamic CEO of the world’s leading golf equipment manufacturer TaylorMade, offers a unique golf lesson: insights and advice on achieving unprecedented growth, even in a down economy.
A veteran of the golf equipment industry, King was named Golf Executive of the Year in 2002 and served as chairman of the National Golf Foundation from 2004 to 2006. He has consistently been named by Golf Inc. magazine as one of the 10 most powerful people in golf and has been featured in some of the nation’s top business magazines such as The Harvard Business Review, Fortune and Brandweek. Asserting that growth is a cultural mindset that must be infused into the bloodstream of every organization, King believes in setting goals and allowing people to drive the “how.”
The New York Times Best-selling Author and Social Media Expert
Gary Vaynerchuk, a business visionary, self-trained wine and social media expert, will provide an original take on entrepreneurship and the new frontiers of customer service made possible by the Internet.
Vaynerchuk launched Winelibrary.com in 1997 and helped grow his family’s business from $3 million to $45 million by 2005. Considered one of BusinessWeek magazine’s top 20 people every entrepreneur should follow, Vaynerchuk is known as a true social media trailblazer with close to 1 million Twitter followers. In 2009, Vaynerchuk and his brother AJ launched VaynerMedia, a new breed of agency that helps Fortune 500 companies like Campbell Soup Company, PepsiCo, Green Mountain Coffee, the NY Jets, and the Brooklyn Nets find their social media voices and build their digital brands.
These optional sessions, taking place on Thursday, February 21, are an opportunity to dive deep into specific topics that can Spark and motivate you to make changes in your business.