This session will cover the basics of developing new marketing channels as well as provide an overview of how to use digital advertising and social media the right way. Join this panel of experts to learn the secret to connecting with and building deeper relationships with current and future customers, leading to an increase in sales and business growth.
Director of Marketing and Design
Matt Harlos is the Director of Marketing & Design for Gimme Vending, an Unattended Retail technology company from Atlanta, Georgia. He graduated from Kennesaw State University with a degree in Technical Communications. Now, Matt focuses on marketing campaign development for Gimme, from conception and material creation to running the campaign to completion. Matt also manages the company’s brand identity and handles the creation of visual assets, videography, and anything that represents the company’s brand.
Neil Swindale has been in the vending industry for over 20 years in a variety of positions. He has called on vending operators in the West as a rep for Coca-Cola, PepsiCo, and Nestle waters, as well as running his own full-service vending company for five years (Pacific Refreshments). He currently is the President and Founder of “VendCentral,” a marketing agency 100% focused on helping vending, OCS and micro market companies be successful online. VendCentral was founded ten years ago and has built over 350 industry related websites. Additionally, it is currently working with over 50 big independent breakroom refreshment companies on a monthly basis with digital marketing strategies.