The Only Influencers Email Marketing Blog

The top thought leaders in email marketing share their insights and thoughts.

Only Influencers is the Email Marketing Communities Oldest and Most Trusted Resource.

  The Marketing Life   Email Data   Email Strategy   email design   Email Acquistion   Matthew Vernhout   stats   emoji /icons   subject lines   Starbucks   Email Coding Classes   HTML skills   Responsive Coding   Constant Contact   2014 Newsletter Examples   Top 100 Email Marketing Campaigns   resources :   Pinterest email marketing boards   Email Tip   Text Portion   Multipart Email   store locator overlay   Failure   coding tool   marketing solution   GoApe –   countdown clock   Gmail deliverability   April Fools Email Examples   April Fools Email campaigns   timesheets   Content Billing   Download : The Da Vinci Coding   email engagement   : BeeFree Design   email editor   Download : Going Responsive   Mobile World   voting   engagement   Pinterest ads   Digishopgirl Media   buyable pins   SMB advertisers   pins capability   Cart Abandonment Products   email platforms   email   Preference Center   migration   ESPs   clients   MAAWG   history   ESP   First ESP   2015 Email Vendor Features   Functions Guide   Red Pill Email   tools   email campaigns   approval tool   feedback   Mobile email penetration   cart abandonment strategies   drop landing page builder dotmailer   Pitch Friday   marketers   Email List Alfred   launched Alfred   fun JV   Thanks Bill   Responsys   email addresses   admin @ webmaster @ info @ sales @   businesses   Content Someone   team   morning   “ notes ”   meeting   email lists   acquisition   2014 Email Marketers Salary Guide   Email Marketing Terms   Email Industry Terms   Top Twitter Handles   Email Client Marketshare   cart abandonment rate   reply rate   ISP   Monthly basis   benchmark statistic   frequency   broadcast email program   George Bilbrey   user preference centers   Abandoned Cart emails   White Papers   deliverability issue   DK signature   Birthday emails   FTC   CAN-SPAM   Email prospecting   Open Rates   deliverability testing
Gretchen is a marketing consultant with 15+ years of experience developing and implementing strategic solutions to business challenges. The best opportunities start with the business need, map known customer behaviors, consider communication solutions across marketing channels, and guide people (both customers and employees) to act in ways that reflect their own best interests while working towards business goals and objectives. Gretchen has a background in traditional direct marketing channels, such as telemarketing, teleservice, and direct mail, as well as experience with digital marketing tools and channels from search engine marketing and online servicing to blogging, email, social, and mobile.Specialties:Digital MarketingDigital StrategySocial Media Integration, Social CRMP&L ManagementStrategy Development & Implementation Contract NegotiationsLoyalty MarketingB2C & B2B Marketing Demand Generation & Direct Response Marketing Email Marketing / Mobile Marketing / TelemarketingSEM/Corporate Blogging
I would classify my career in two words; "Multiplier Effect"​. Combination of two decades of great connections to smart people, roles and access at the highest levels within some of the largest Data and Agency brands and with some of the largest, most iconic brands in the industry. . My role is to optimize today, prepare for tomorrow and drive smart technology and business innovation cross the Adtech/Marketing industry. I've learned to give knowledge unconditionally and that you must continually reinvent yourself and your outlook.

Ryan Phelan brings over 15 years of online marketing experience to Adestra as the Vice President, Marketing Insights. In this role, and throughout his career, Ryan has focused on driving strategy and high growth SaaS software companies and advancing winning digital strategies. In working for companies like Acxiom, Responsys, Sears & Kmart, BlueHornet and infoUSA, Ryan’s experience and history in the industry is unequaled. Ryan is a nationally known speaker at conferences and industry events on subjects relating to digital media. In 2013 he was named one of the top 30 digital strategists in the United States by the Online Marketing Institute and keynote speaker at EEC12 & EEC14. He is currently the Chair for the Email Experience Council Advisory Board through the DMA, Advisory Board Member for Direct Marketing News (DMNews) and is involved with the EPSC. Ryan is often quoted in books on email marketing and articles from some of the top minds in the digital space. He currently resides in Dallas, Texas and holds a degree in Psychology.