Speaker Biography

Lori Wizdo

Principal Analyst

Sessions Featuring This Speaker

    Research Focus

    Lori serves marketing execs in all industries who must power up their processes, technology, and teams to achieve new customer acquisition and revenue and retention goals. She researches and advises on the core marketing operations of customer attraction, nurturing, conversion, and life-cycle value management. The research manifests in a holistic lead-to-revenue management (L2RM) approach that leverages the right strategy, tools, tactics, and budget to execute customer insight based go-to-market strategies and plans that span both digital and traditional channels. Lori also covers the marketing automation software that marketers can deploy to scale operations, manage with metrics, and maximize return on investment.

    Previous Work Experience

    Lori is an accomplished business-to-business (B2B) marketing expert with over 30 years of experience in corporate, industry, and product marketing, demand management, and sales enablement roles. She has held senior sales and marketing positions with a diverse set of technology firms — from venture-backed startups to global corporations, including BMC Software, Xerox, NCR, and Unisys. Lori is a frequent speaker at industry events. She is a recognized thought leader, and her articles have been published in various journals, including Forbes, CIO, B2B Marketing, CMS Wire, and CRM Magazine.

    Education

    Lori is a summa cum laude graduate of Pennsylvania State University.