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Chief Experience & Marketing Officer
As Sprinklr’s Chief Experience & Marketing Officer, Grad leads a team of modern marketers focused on helping the world’s most loved brands create happy customers. His title, CXMO, reflects Sprinklr’s view that – in a world where customers are connected and empowered like never before – experience is the new brand.
Before joining Sprinklr, Grad spent 11 years at Microsoft, with the last 7 years as CMO for the Microsoft U.S. commercial business. There, powered by Sprinklr, he built the world’s largest customer experience center, analyzing and responding to 150+ million social messages per year.
Prior to that, Grad worked as CEO or CMO at a number of startups, and began his career at Procter & Gamble. He brings deep expertise in ABM, marketing automation, social selling, social engagement, event marketing, content marketing, and scale programs for commercial selling motions.
Grad holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. He is a Microsoft Founders Award winner and Circle of Excellence Platinum Club recipient, and has been awarded multiple creative awards and technology patents.
Follow him on Twitter: @gradconn
Dr. Wayne Baker
Professor & Author
"All You Have to do is Ask: How to Master the Most Important Skill for Success"
Dr. Wayne Baker is the Robert P. Thome Professor of Business Administration and Professor of Management & Organizations at the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business, and Faculty Director of the Center for Positive Organizations. Dr. Baker is author of the forthcoming book All You Have to Do Is Ask (Jan. 14, 2020) as well as five other books and many scholarly articles. Focused on social capital, social networks, generosity, and positive organizations, he has contributed to Harvard Business Review, Chief Executive Magazine, and Sloan Management Review. A frequent guest speaker and management consultant, Baker is a cofounder and board member of Give and Take Inc., developers of the collaboration technologies based on principles in All You Have to Do Is Ask.
Follow him on Twitter: @DrWayneBaker
Heather Clancy is an award-winning journalist specializing in transformative technology and innovation. Her articles have appeared in Entrepreneur, Fortune, The International Herald Tribune and The New York Times. She was the launch editor for the Fortune Data Sheet, the magazine's newsletter dedicated to the business of technology, and is co-author of Niche Down: How to become legendary by being different, due summer 2018. As editorial director for GreenBiz.com, Heather covers the role of technology in enabling clean energy, sustainable business strategy, and the low-carbon economy.
Follow her on Twitter: @greentechlady