Chris Wood

Chris Wood draws on over 15 years of reporting experience as a B2B editor and journalist. At DMN, he served as associate editor, offering original analysis on the evolving marketing tech landscape. He has interviewed leaders in tech and policy, from Canva CEO Melanie Perkins, to former Cisco CEO John Chambers, and Vivek Kundra, appointed by Barack Obama as the country's first federal CIO. He is especially interested in how new technologies, including voice and blockchain, are disrupting the marketing world as we know it. In 2019, he moderated a panel on "innovation theater" at Fintech Inn, in Vilnius. In addition to his marketing-focused reporting in industry trades like Robotics Trends, Modern Brewery Age and AdNation News, Wood has also written for KIRKUS, and contributes fiction, criticism and poetry to several leading book blogs. He studied English at Fairfield University, and was born in Springfield, Massachusetts. He lives in New York.

Experience

How to communicate brand values through CX: Wednesday’s daily brief

Good morning, Marketers, experience is a powerful way to communicate brand values. This will become evident as you read through today’s newsletter. In the first piece, TechChange is all about meeting the training and meeting needs of major international change agents (think W.H.O.). Beyond organizing virtual conferences over the last 15 months, they’ve paid special […]

Data

Amazon Sidewalk is almost here

Should consumers opt out, and should brands keep their distance? What marketers need to know about Amazon's neighborhood takeover.