The Marketing Nation Summit kicked off yesterday in San Francisco proving to be much more than your average industry conference. This four-day summit, hosted by Marketo, includes star speakers, one-of-a-kind swag, and an after-party hosted by Flo Rida. This year’s theme is The Fearless Marketer, offering best practices, advice, and inspiration for marketers across the globe.
Here are some of the top tweet takeaways from the beginning of the show:
— Sukanya R (@Social_Mint_) April 30, 2018
— Jessie Johnson (@jjhnsn) April 30, 2018
Attendees were excited to learn from some of the best in the business, namely executives from Marketo and tech giant SAP.
— Avadhoot (@avi_patwardhan) April 30, 2018
CMO’s expect a 198% increase in analytics spend in next 3 years. #Bigdata is fueling marketing’s evolving role – ownership of #CustomerExperience @marketo #DigitalMarketing #MKTGNATION pic.twitter.com/HECicIOv1D
— Erin Cannelli Cresta (@eccresta) April 30, 2018
— Jasline Olmeda (@david_jasline) April 30, 2018
— Jill Rowley (@jill_rowley) April 30, 2018
“We will all be hit my thunderbolts. But they will never forget you for how you get back up and move on along.” Touched and inspired by CEO of SAP, Bill McDermott #Mktgnation
— Shreha (@s2jain) April 30, 2018
Tweets honoring Jamie Foxx flooded timelines as the Academy and Grammy Award winner shared his knowledge as an event keynote.
— Marc Johnson (@marcuspj) April 30, 2018
Jamie Foxx: My greatest strength is being able to identify my weaknesses.
Also Jamie Foxx: Did I say I had a weakness?!
— J. Katie Marks (@JKatieMarks) April 30, 2018
— Matt Senatore (@MattSenatore) April 30, 2018
Marketers also had the chance to grab some unique swag.
.@myleadmd is now LIVE printing custom t-shirts at our #Mktgnation booth. If you’re at the @marketo Summit stop by and grab your personalized shirt ASAP. They go quick! #ABM #demandgen #marketingops pic.twitter.com/uW5OXAmUvQ
— Justin Gray (@Jgraymatter) April 30, 2018
— FRG Tech Consulting (@FRGTechnology) April 30, 2018
As day two of Marketing Nation Summit comes to a close, marketers are reminded that being fearless – taking risks and trying something new – can pay off.