We’re a chatty bunch of digital marketers.

If you’re looking for a digital marketing expert to speak at your next event, you’ve come to the right place! The emfluence team features speakers who are comfortable with small rooms, big auditoriums, or virtual screens. We’ve spoken across the country and right here in Kansas City. Choose from one of our ready topics (listed below) or reach out to us to develop a topic that works best for your audience.



Our Speaker Specialties


Email Marketing Topics

Need an email expert? Whether you’re looking for topics on B2B email, email best practices, the basics, copywriting, relationships or something super custom to your audience, emfluence has decades of experience in speaking to email. Learn more about our email topics and speakers here:


CRM and Data Topics

Your CRM system is the foundation of your data-driven marketing strategy. Our speakers are well-versed in Microsoft Dynamics, Salesforce, and CRM strategy. Learn about our CRM-specific topics and our strategy sessions for using a CRM as the foundation of your digital marketing strategy here:


Digital Marketing Strategy

Need an established speaker to speak to digital marketing best practices, future trends, or industry-specific tactics? Our digital marketing strategists have more than 20 years of experience under their belts. From stages across the country both big and small, we’ve shared what it means to be at the top of your digital marketing game, and we’re ready to share that knowledge with you:


Search Marketing (SEO/PPC/Paid Media)

Searching for the right speaker to present on SEO, PPC, or paid media? We promise our content is better than our bad puns! emfluence’s team offers sessions on everything from programmatic advertising to paid social media, SEO, content strategy, and more. See all of our topics here:



A Few of Our Speakers

David Cacioppo
As President and CEO of emfluence, David’s role is to provide vision for the digital marketing agency and the emfluence Marketing Platform. David has over 20 years of experience in advertising and marketing with a current focus on digital marketing technology and tactics. He is a rare combination of technical expert and communicator. David has spoken at Finnovate, KCDMA, Email Evolution Conference, Helzberg Entrepreneurial Mentorship Program, emfluence’s And Then Some Conference, and the CRMUG Summit, among others. 


Natalie Jackson
Natalie Jackson is the Marketing Director for the emfluence Marketing Platform and for emfluence’s Digital Marketing. She has nearly a decade of experience in B2B marketing and in digital marketing, including more than eight years of geeking out over all things email and marketing automation strategy. Natalie has spoken on email marketing, CRM strategy, and content marketing for storytellers at Really Good Emails, Digital Summit Kansas City and Digital Summit At Home, Microsoft Dynamics CRMUG Summit, emfluence’s And Then Some Conference, and for countless local marketing organizations.


Joe Ramsey
Joe Ramsey, emfluence’s Customer Success Director, has more than 20 years of marketing and support leadership across B2B and B2C companies. He has overseen marketing strategies in financial, telecommunications, and technology industries, and he has lead account management and technical support teams for email marketing, webhosting, email and digital marketing services in North America, South America, and Europe. The core of his talents rests in fostering a culture of customer-focused and data-based analysis. He is a regular speaker at emfluence events.


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Dave Anderson
As Director of Search, Dave Anderson is responsible for delivering effective content, SEO, PPC and PPL campaigns to emfluence’s clients. He coordinates the efforts of the search engine marketing team to optimize client webpages, drive up search rankings and maximize returns on search engine and social ad spends. Dave has spoken at the emfluence And Then Some Conference, for KCDMA, SEMPO, and the Social Media Club of Kansas City, among others.


Evan Yule
Evan Yule, SEO Strategist, is responsible for optimizing clients’ organic visibility in search. This includes analyzing current site and competitor performance and conducting optimizations via keyword research, content ideation, metadata and schema creation, technical recommendations, link building campaigns, and more. He has over 7 years of digital marketing experience working with clients ranging from local businesses to major pharmaceutical brands. Evan is one of emfluence And Then Some Conference’s highest rated speakers, year after year.


Erik Dahlstrom
Erik Dahlstrom, Paid Media Strategist, is responsible for placing & optimsing digital paid media campaigns for clients. This includes Paid Search on Google & Bing, Google Display Network, Paid Social on Facebook, Twitter, & LinkedIn, and just about anywhere else you can buy ad placement on the internet. He’s been in Digital Media for 13 years working in a number of verticals. Erik has spoken at the emfluence And Then Some Conference, for KCDMA’s local programming events, for the Social Media Club of Kansas City, SEMPO Kansas City, and for the CRMUG and Channel Marketing Alliance.


Andrew Patterson
Andrew is a full stack developer who touches every part of a client’s website from the server side to the user interface. He brings five years of development experience using a variety of languages but his focus is on sites built with Drupal and PHP. In addition, he has almost 30 years of experience as a librarian which gives him a unique perspective data and information management. Andrew has spoken on topics of website accessibility recently for the User Experience Professionals Association.

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