Scott Brinker Motivational Speaker
Scott Brinker is VP, Platform Ecosystem at HubSpot, editor of chiefmartec.com, and program chair of MarTech Conference. He was co-founder and CTO of ion interactive. Scott has broad experience at the intersection of technology and marketing, including a strong background in digital marketing, marketing technology, web development, software-as-a-service (SaaS), and product management.
Apart from being the founder of ChiefMarTec.com Scott serves as the VP platform ecosystem at HubSpot, helping the company create more synergy with the rest of the marketing technology landscape. Previously, Scott was the co-founder and CTO of ion interactive, a software company that providers marketers with a platform for creating and testing interactive content, such as quizzes, assessments, solution finders, calculators, and more.
Scott has been an entrepreneur at the intersection of marketing and technology for some time. Before his current software venture, he helped run a successful web development agency, which among other things built most of the web marketing infrastructure for Citrix. Previously he ran a web technology consultancy that built early web apps for CBS Sportsline, Tribune, the Miami Dolphins, and Fujitsu. And he started his career as a teenager, developing BBS software and dial-up multi-player games before the birth of the web.
Scott graduated from Columbia University with a BS in computer science and went on to get an MBA from MIT and an master’s degree in computer science from Harvard University.
Scot has been a frequent keynote speaker at public and private events and has delivered hundreds of talks around the world to audiences small and large. The subjects that cover include: