Ernest has been instrumental in demystifying SEO, digital strategy, digital marketing, marketing technology. He is the former founder of a full service digital agency. He was also the Head of SEO at QVC and Bank of America, transformed the Digital brand at Cigna with an award winning Cigna.com, led Marketing at AON, Northern Trust, Hewitt & First Data. He is an independent consultant to McKinsey, BCG, and other firms.
He is a staff writer for Medium. Ernest publishes often on LinkedIn, Medium & Digitalbrine. Ernest remains active in the Hartford, Boston, New York City innovation community where you can find him practicing mindfulness & design thinking or conspiring w/ thinkers on new & near ecosystems & new market opportunities for clients.
As an Int’l Advertising and Brand Marketing professional, Peter has been called upon to share his understanding of marketing and consumer insights to help solve difficult brand and advertising challenges for some of the globe’s most recognizable brands: UPS, R.J. Reynolds, Colgate-Palmolive, The Bank of New York, Lehman Brothers, Convergys, Unilever, AT&T, Waterman, Parker, Gillette, QVC and TE Connectivity. Peter has experience in advertising, digital and social marketing, TV and multichannel commerce, branded entertainment, sonic branding and strategic partnerships.
Randall Krongard is an award-winning film and video executive producer. He is well versed in all phases of production from start to finish and has created content for among others: NVIDIA, Lockheed Martin, Stanford University Hospital, Dell Computers, and Sikorsky Helicopters.
Randall is an expert storyteller with a background in journalism, highly skilled in getting to the heart of any story then connecting that emotional core to audiences.
“The average viewer watches content for less than five seconds before deciding to continue to watch, so they have to be grabbed right off the bat which is his specialty.” – Randall Krongrad
Randall has also written and directed several narrative short and feature films which have shown in film festivals around the world and been distributed on major online platforms. He has two children and enjoys CrossFit, teaching Martial Arts for the Police Athletic League, and anything Shakespeare.
Shaun is an expert in applying robotic process automation (RPA), Machine learning, AI, Alexa skills and Elastic search. He is a technology power-house with consulting with hands-on prowess at Fortune 500 companies and the US government with all things emerging technologies.
He is also a full-stack developer and leads Architecture planning, development and execution at BeyondIris. His startup contribution at Beyondiris dates back to 2014, when he collaborated with S. Ernest Paul on a Fintech Wealth management platform for millennials.