It was over 12 years ago that Jen Story and I got the idea to run ‘a few networking events’ and bring the marketing industry together to share how to best navigate the digital marketing space. Back then, the first iPhone had just come out and there were a whole lot of other digital brands that hadn’t even been launched then!
Our first event was in September 2008 on the topic “Measuring Online Success, Beyond the Click”. We had 68 people attend that day! At the time I was 8 months pregnant with my first child and I never envisaged that Interactive Minds would run hundreds of events, bring together thousands of marketers, hear stories from hundreds of senior leaders in the industry and be supported by some of the best providers in the space.
It’s been an amazing experience! But after 12 years and so many events across Australia + mastermind groups, a membership, a podcast and writing a book, it’s time for me to hand the reins to a team who can keep Interactive Minds fresh and who will continue to help marketers to learn, connect and be inspired about digital marketing! Therefore, this will be the last Interactive Minds event that I’m hosting and that I’ve had involvement behind the scenes. Over the last few months, I’ve been working with the new team who will be taking Interactive Minds forward. This team has actually been a partner of Interactive Minds for several years and stepped up when the opportunity became available to lead this industry-event-series moving forward.
Alex Trinh is leading the new Interactive Minds team and will be the best point of contact for all things Interactive Minds moving forward. Our event manager Samantha Horton, who has been with us for 5 years, will continue to work on the events too. A huge thanks to everyone who has come to events and supported us over the years! I look forward to seeing the Brisbane digital community continue to learn, connect and be inspired through Interactive Minds.
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