EDGE Burst Event: Building A Personal Brand


Join 150 200 Central Indiana entrepreneurs, executives, and emerging leaders to hear from four brand building experts.

“How do I build an effective personal brand without coming across as self-promoting?”

On this particular evening, our esteemed panel will address this and other questions top of mind for millennials and senior leaders alike. In today’s fast-paced business climate, our panel will share timeless insights about thoughtfully and intentionally crafting a personal brand of influence and impact.

Our Panel

Tim Kopp - Managing Partner, Hyde Park Venture Partners Tim Kopp is an experienced marketer and team builder with a passion for advising high growth SaaS companies, building culture, and developing talent. Prior to joining Hyde Park Venture Partners, Tim was the CMO of ExactTarget for 6+ years and helped grow ExactTarget from $50M to $400M in revenue, through IPO, and ultimately to a $2.7B sale to Salesforce. He previously spent 10+ years in consumer marketing with P&G and Coca-Cola. Tim is a Cincinnati native, and a long-time technology leader in Indianapolis.  

Tim Kopp - Managing Partner, Hyde Park Venture Partners

Tim Kopp is an experienced marketer and team builder with a passion for advising high growth SaaS companies, building culture, and developing talent. Prior to joining Hyde Park Venture Partners, Tim was the CMO of ExactTarget for 6+ years and helped grow ExactTarget from $50M to $400M in revenue, through IPO, and ultimately to a $2.7B sale to Salesforce. He previously spent 10+ years in consumer marketing with P&G and Coca-Cola. Tim is a Cincinnati native, and a long-time technology leader in Indianapolis.

 

Tom Bratton - Managing Partner, Medallion Partners Tom is the CEO and Managing Partner of Medallion Partners, a global Strategic Consulting and Talent Management firm working with leading product and service companies in Consumer Products, Life Sciences, and SaaS markets. . Tom’s leadership experience is represented with companies such as Gillette, Clorox, and Technicolor focused on leading organizations to develop talent and deliver product innovation for brands such as Gillette, Clorox, Brita, and GE.

Tom Bratton - Managing Partner, Medallion Partners

Tom is the CEO and Managing Partner of Medallion Partners, a global Strategic Consulting and Talent Management firm working with leading product and service companies in Consumer Products, Life Sciences, and SaaS markets. . Tom’s leadership experience is represented with companies such as Gillette, Clorox, and Technicolor focused on leading organizations to develop talent and deliver product innovation for brands such as Gillette, Clorox, Brita, and GE.

Katie Smith - Founder, Career Coach & HR Consultant, Careerable There’s nothing Katie's more passionate about than helping others reach their career goals. Katie has first-hand experience training and developing more than 1,000 people (former Global Talent Development Consultant with ExactTarget) with industry best practices across career development theory, assessments, college recruiting, interviewing, hiring, onboarding, employee engagement, leadership development, and personal effectiveness.

Katie Smith - Founder, Career Coach & HR Consultant, Careerable

There’s nothing Katie's more passionate about than helping others reach their career goals. Katie has first-hand experience training and developing more than 1,000 people (former Global Talent Development Consultant with ExactTarget) with industry best practices across career development theory, assessments, college recruiting, interviewing, hiring, onboarding, employee engagement, leadership development, and personal effectiveness.

Santiago Jaramillo - CEO & Founder, BlueBridge Digital Santiago Jaramillo is the CEO and Founder of mobile app engagement platform Bluebridge. Santiago has grown Bluebridge from humble beginnings in a college dorm room to the industry's premier platform for companies to more deeply engage their employees through mobile. Through Santiago’s leadership, the company has grown to nearly 40 employees and has secured more than $3.5M in venture capital funding from world-renowned investors.

Santiago Jaramillo - CEO & Founder, BlueBridge Digital

Santiago Jaramillo is the CEO and Founder of mobile app engagement platform Bluebridge. Santiago has grown Bluebridge from humble beginnings in a college dorm room to the industry's premier platform for companies to more deeply engage their employees through mobile. Through Santiago’s leadership, the company has grown to nearly 40 employees and has secured more than $3.5M in venture capital funding from world-renowned investors.

Key Takeaways

  • Interact with hundreds of emerging and established leaders from Central Indiana

  • Learn how to manage your digital (online) and offline personal brand

  • Gain insights around different brand-building channels – industry expertise, public speaking, blogging, service and volunteerism

  • Receive practical advice on how to intentionally get started building your brand