Digital Innovation Segment
Vishal Khanna / Wake Forest Innovation
Digital Marketing Director
Content Marketer of the Year, 2015
Vishal Khanna is an innovative digital marketing thought leader and mentor with proven expertise in leveraging small marketing teams to deliver outstanding, measurable results. He received the Content Marketer of the Year award in 2015 for his digital program to promote Wake Forest’s research services to pharmaceutical and medical device companies. An advocate for using technology to build scalable digital marketing programs, he has over 15 years of experience leading digital marketing initiatives that amplify brand, drive engagement and create new business opportunities.
Expertise: Digital Marketing; Content Marketing; B2B; Strategic Planning; Brand Management; CRM; Customer Acquisition and Retention; Online Advertising; SEO, PPC, Social Media; Life Sciences; Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and Medical Device Marketing
Thomas Harpointner (Co Host) / AIS Media
Thomas Harpointner is founder & CEO of AIS Media, Inc., an Atlanta-based, award-winning digital marketing firm. Thomas is a recognized subject matter expert on digital marketing strategy development and execution.
Thomas has served as a keynote speaker at trade organizations, conferences, and corporate events. He has appeared on Fox Business, Bloomberg Television, CNN Radio, CNBC, The Advertising Show, The Today Show and many other TV and radio programs. He’s been featured in publications such as Wall Street Journal, USA Today, Forbes, CFO, AJC, Fortune, and Wired.
At AIS Media, Thomas consults executives at leading companies on digital strategy. He’s led hundreds of digital marketing initiatives for clients ranging from start-ups to Fortune 500 corporations such as AT&T, Synovus Financial, Emory Healthcare, Wake Forest Innovations, Pfizer, and Maui Jim Sunglasses. Under his leadership, AIS Media has been recognized with dozens of prestigious industry awards.