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Nathan Latka sits down with Kreg Peeler to discuss SpinGo’s success, goals, and future of events.
My name is Kreg Peeler and I’m a former filmmaker, goat enthusiast, and serial entrepreneur who has helped over 7 million events get the exposure they need. Ask me anything.
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Vice President of E-commerce at Deseret Digital Media. Worked in the digital marketplace for nearly 10 years, with various directive roles at Franklin Covey, eBags, and DDM. Has seen significant success with branding, marketing strategy, retail partnerships, acquisitions, and product development.
Event Industry Advisor
Independent advisor, private investor, and entrepreneur. CEO of Experticity, which offers SaaS, tools, and analytics to improve retail sales. Former President of Ancestry.com and Ticketmaster.com.
Co-founder and emeritus chair of advertising firm Merkley and Partners. Served in various Creative Director roles at Macy’s, Estee Lauder Companies, and Doremus and Company, where he also served as President. Worked on brands like American Express, Mercedes Benz, and Nationwide Insurance with advertising group Ogilvy and Mather.
Co-founder of Omniture and founder of Domo, and highly involved in Utah’s economic and entrepreneurial community. Founded CEO.com, as well as Silicon Slopes, an initiative to promote Utah’s high tech industry. Advised the most recent governors, and serves on the boards of Demand Media, Rakuten, and Save the Children. Named the 2006 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year.
Founder of Vivint, which provides home automation and solar energy solutions for residential consumers. Vivint was acquired by the Blackstone Group in 2012. Todd supports innovation in public education, as well as various charitable groups, such as Feed My Starving Children.
Founder of Skullcandy and Co-Founder of Stance. Founded National Snowboard, which influenced marketing of the 80s and 90s snowboard community, and was acquired by American Ski Association. Also founded Device Manufacturing, which patented and produced step-in snowboard boot and binding systems, and was sold to Ride Snowboards and later Atomic Ski Company.
Founder of Mercato Partners, a global outsourced marketing and sales company, as well as MarketStar Corporation, and locally conscious Grow America. He also chairs numerous organizations, including Prosperity 2020 for Utah educational enhancement, Weber State University board of trustees, and the Intermountain Healthcare Foundation.
Co-founder of Mercato Partners and vSpring Capital, founder of Junto Opportunity Institute, and chair of The Community Foundation of Utah. Board member of Altitude Digital, Cymphonix, Domo, Skullcandy, and Stance. Orchestrated over 20 M&A transactions across technology, biotech, marketing, and consumer fields.
Co-founder and Managing Director at Sorenson Capital, a private equity firm in Salt Lake City. He was an original partner of Bain & Company. Acted as COO, CFO and CEO of the Salt Lake Organizing Committee for the Olympic Winter Games of 2002, acknowledged as one of the best-operated and most successful Olympics in history.
Managing Director at EPIC Ventures with 15 years experience in seed and early stage technology ventures. Has held numerous positions at Wasatch Venture Fund, including Associate, Partner and Managing Director, as well as Officer of MACC Private Equities, a publicly traded investment management company.
Director of Client Success
Jonquille is focused on using best practices to drive results. She has been educating her team and SpinGo clients on the do’s and don’ts of event marketing since 2013. Jonquille and her team are invested in the success you achieve with your event. With years of experience, and the data to back them up, Jonquille’s team is changing how events succeed.
Kate understands that at its very core, SpinGo is in the event maker service and satisfaction industry. Under her leadership SpinGo strives to bring transformative marketing and management solutions to event makers who are looking to grow their brand and reach new audiences. Kate encourages her own team to expand in those same transformative ways. Through team lunches, hackathons, strategy sessions, and group outings, the SpinGo team is always working hard to uncover the solution to your next problem.
Founder & CEO
Kreg is the driving force behind SpinGo. With over 18 years in event tech, Kreg sees the event space as it should be, not as it is, and is intent on being the catalyst for that change. Event Makers; their passion, creativity and ability to create experiences are Kreg’s inspiration behind much of SpinGo. Learning from them, understanding their struggles, and looking for better ways to solve their problems, are what make Kreg tick.
Director of Revenue
Sara comes to SpinGo with an extensive background in product marketing. She uses that training to find out from our customers just what exactly they are needing, and works on creating a path and building the product. Sara has been leading product innovation since 2014, and has been responsible for the launch of some of SpinGo’s most successful and helpful event maker products to date. Sara loves a good chit chat when it comes to road-mapping the event space.
Director of Partner Success
Chad is a customer satisfaction Jedi. Chad has been making our customers and partners happy since 2012 and has years of customer service experience under his belt. He prides himself on making sure every interaction with SpinGo is positive and is dedicated to making sure that you always have what you need from our team. Also, a little of an IT geek, Chad heads up our tech rental department, and can help you solve just about any technical onsite event need you might have.
Colin is is a Pay-per-click and Search Engine Marketing expert who is committed to placing ads in front of the right people, at the right place, at the right time. He is skilled in segmentation, audience creation, and campaign optimization. Under his leadership, the SpinGo marketing team works to ensure that all event marketing campaigns are optimized for success. With years of marketing experience, Colin challenges his team to think outside of the box and push the boundaries of traditional marketing.