Marketing Strategies Podcast

I speak with expert marketers about the marketing strategies they have used to grow their businesses.

Episode 21: Interview with Kevin Heung from Uber

I speak with Kevin Heung who is Head of Digital Marketing at Uber. This is a fascinating look into how Uber conducts their digital marketing and how they acquire new users. We discuss paid search, paid social, display, content marketing, organic social and search. Our...

Episode 20: Interview with Susan Su from Reforge

I speak with Susan Su who is Head of Marketing at Reforge. Before this Susan worked as a growth partner at 500 Startups and Head of Content Partnerships and Email Marketing at AppSumo. We discuss email marketing in detail and I understand Susans passion for making...

Episode 19: Interview with Yuriy Timen from Grammarly

I speak with Yuriy Timen who is Head of Growth & Marketing at Grammarly. We discuss how Grammarly has grown from a small paid for product used by students to a widely available web app used by 10 million people. It’s Grammarly’s ambition to be everywhere people write....

MSP Episode 18: Interview with Douglas Cook from Skyscanner

I speak with Douglas Cook who is Director of Growth at Skyscanner. Skyscanner operates in the extremely competitive travel search space. They have seen phenomenal growth in their website visits and user numbers and they’re still growing aggressively in EMEA. In this...

MSP Episode 17: Interview with Patrick Moran from Spotify

I speak with Patrick Moran who is Global Head of Growth Marketing at Spotify. We discuss the marketing strategies Patrick and his team have used to grow Spotify. Even with strong competition in this space Spotify has grown from 57m paid users in June 2017 to 70m in...

MSP Episode 16: Interview with Allen Gannett from TrackMaven

I speak with Allen Gannet founder and CEO of TrackMaven about their marketing strategy. Allen tells me about how they mange their content, we discuss the gated/ungated debate, how they have run up to 10 events per month in the past, how long their marketing cycle is...

MSP Episode 15: Interview with Saranya Babu from Instapage

I chat with Saranya Babu Vice President of Marketing at Instapage. We discuss how they have created a new business category called post-click optimisation. This is the part of the funnel after someone clicks on an advert and before they convert on your website. We...

MSP Episode 14: Interview with Will Critchlow from Distilled

I speak with Will Critchlow, founder and CEO of Distilled. Will and his team have grown Distilled into a hugely reputable SEO firm. In this episode we discuss how they have done that through building their network over time, having a low entry point to their brand...

MSP Episode 13: Interview with Val Scholz from Revolut

I speak with Val Scholz, Head of Growth at Revolut. They have just raised their series c for $250 million valuing the business at $1.7 billion. We discuss the strategies they have used to get there. This episode is very product focussed as Revolut believe strongly in...

MSP Episode 12: Interview with Yoann Pavy from Perkbox

In this episode I speak with Yoann Pavy, Head of Performance Marketing at Perkbox. We discuss his past experience at Deliveroo as their Head of Paid Social. We discuss how Deliveroo use paid social media to drive traffic and sales across multiple countries. We also...

MSP Episode 11: Interview with Mike Morris from Get Response

I speak with Mike Morris who is Head of U.S. at Get Response. Mike has had an interesting past as he was at Grasshopper for 7 years. He helped grow the company to a $165 million acquisition by Citrix. We discuss partnerships, events, content marketing paid promotion....

MSP Episode 10: Interview with Nadya Khoja from Venngage

In this episode I speak with Nadya Khoja from Venngage. We discuss content marketing in detail. Specifically we discuss how Venngage find content opportunities that they feel they can rank for and their audience wants to see. We also discuss the importance of link...

MSP Episode 9: Interview with Lukasz Zelezny from uSwitch

In this episode I speak with Lukasz Zelezny, Director of Organic Performance for ZPG Plc. Lukasz specifically works on the companies uSwitch brand. He has a vast experience with SEO and organic acquisition. We discuss the things he does to consistently improve the...

MSP Episode 8: Interview with Hana Abaza from Shopify Plus

In this episode I talk with Hana Abaza, Head of Marketing for Shopify Plus. We discuss the range of channels and strategies she used at Uberflip, a fast growing marketing startup, and Shopify Plus, a 3,000 person ecommerce powerhouse. We discuss the differences in...

MSP Episode 7: Interview with Jay Acunzo from Unthinkable

In this episode I speak with Jay Acunzo founder of Unthinkable. Before founding Unthinkable Jay was Digital Media Strategist for Google and Head of Content for HubSpot. He’s now host of his podcast Unthinkable. Which was called "one of the hottest new podcasts out...