Speakers

Every year, OMG Social Media Conference features incredibly passionate and influential speakers. If you’d like to be a part of the magic, let’s chat!

What we look for in speakers:

  • You like to talk and keep your listeners engaged!
  • Your colleagues describe you as inspiring and helpful
  • You have faced marketing challenges at work and have come out on top
  • You’re part of an organization that leads in the online marketing world
  • You have experienced and are comfortable with leading, educating, training, or presenting
  • You like to develop your own content for presentations that end with tangible takeaways

Impact your community

Your thought leadership will guide passionate marketers from different industries to success! Make a difference by helping people transform their digital marketing strategy.

Be recognized as an industry leader

As one of our conference speakers, we’ll feature your name and face everywhere! Gain recognition for being a digital marketing expert and influencer by spreading new ideas.

Be involved every step of the way

By joining our team, you’ll feel a sense of ownership by developing meaningful content and shaping the feel of the conference. We highly value your opinions and suggestions!

Collaborate with other great minds

While working alongside other awesome speakers and our organizing team, you can expect to make bonds that will last a lifetime and find other opportunities along the way!

Does this sound like you or someone you know? Get in touch!

 

 

Previous speakers

Here’s a glimpse of our past speakers. See full speaker details in the FAQ below.

Commonly asked questions

Can I become a speaker if I live outside of the local area?

Of course! We welcome anyone who is interested in speaking at our conference to reach out to us. Email us at omgconf@gmail.com

Are speakers paid?

No, speakers are not paid. Empowering marketers in our community is at the heart of everything we do and we depend on the knowledge, support and resources from the change makers in the community to be able to pull off this conference. All of the organizing team members are unpaid as well and all profits made from the conference goes back into funding future events.

To express our gratitude, we will give our speakers full exposure and other perks.

What type of exposure will I receive as a speaker?

In the past, speakers have been featured in educational articles within large organizations, magazines, blogs, promotional videos, pre-conference launch events, infographics, and more. Take a look at our list of media appearances from last year.

Who were the past attendees?

To learn about our past attendees, head over to our sponsors page.

Who were the past speakers?

2014

  • Cijaye Depradine, author and speaker, Cijaye Creative
  • Crystal Henrickson, community builder, community manager and coach
  • Mary Crowe, market engagement manager, Whole Foods Market
  • Michelina Teti, local digital specialist at lululemon athletica
  • Damon Holowchak, marketing director at Donnelly Group
  • Ada Juristovski, program lead, 1-1 coaching at Hootsuite
  • Emily Chow, principal of Chow Communications
  • Tia Kelly, social strategist at Unbounce
  • Joe Wozny, CEO of Concentric
  • Daryl Louie, director of social media marketing at AntiSocial Media Solutions
  • David Reeve, chief culture warrior at Unleash Culture
  • Bosco Anthony, digital marketing strategist at Tribe1.ca
  • Conner Galway, digital marketing director at Junction Creative Solutions

2013

  • George Moen, past president of Blenz Coffee, co-founder of Rapid Time Networks
  • Andrea Goertz, SVP, Strategic Initiatives, Chief Communications & Sustainability Officer at TELUS
  • Conner Galway, director of Junction Creative and digital media teacher at Capilano University
  • Meena Sandhu, marketing manager at ING Direct, director of social media at BCAMA and instructor at BCIT
  • Krishna Lakkineni, president of ROI Media Works
  • Bosco Anthony, entrepreneur, international speaker and business growth strategist
  • Dennis Pang, CEO of Popcorn and CEO of Motive8 Media
  • Stephanie Wiriahardja, community manager at Hootsuite
  • Nicole Van Zanten, social media coordinator at Vancouver Canucks
  • Cijaye Depradine, author, keynote speaker and inbound digital marketing strategist
  • Nick Routley, partner and creative strategist at Popcorn
  • Ryan Whyte, digital advertising director at Junction CS
  • Richard Loat, founder of Five Hole for Food
  • Megan Rendell, community manager at Village&Co
  • Cassandra Murphy, community manager at Village&Co
  • Dylan Hrycyshen, community development coordinator at Small Business BC