Nick Myers will be one of our speakers for this year's Premier Digital Conference, he shares who his family connection to Usain Bolt is, why he's passionate about digital and why his first pastor is his hero.
Tell us an interesting fact about you
I was once the 4th best Triple Jumper in England and my sister is Usain Bolt’s cousin.
Why are you passionate about digital?
As a marketer, I’m passionate about people and because our offline and online worlds have now merged it’s impossible to be passionate about people without having a deep interest in technology. Having said that, I’m also a sucker for gadgets and anything tech related, so its
Name a hero of yours and why
My first pastor, Bishop Sydney Alexander Dunn who died in July. He owned neither iPhone, iPad or iWatch, yet reached thousands with the gospel. Evidence that digital isn’t everything (but it helps).
What can people expect from your session
Practical insight into the thorniest issue among marketers right now, GDPR with an insider view of how some of the best brands in Britain are getting their customers to opt-in to future marketing comms.
What excites you most about #premdac17 (other than your own session!)?
I’m most looking forward to meeting others who are passionate about the gospel and marketing communications. I am excited to see how the debate about ‘can you market the gospel’ will go (I’m on the panel, but that was by no means a plug!).
Saturday 4th November
10am until 5:20pm
The Brewery, Chiswell Street, London
Awards & Conference: £109
Nick Myers is the founder of Lovable a strategic marketing consultancy based in London
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