Marketing bullshit. with Ian Lurie

Please join us on Tuesday, November 14, at Lucky Labrador Brewing’s Quimby Beer Hall as we welcome Ian Lurie, Digital Marketing Consultant.

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Marketing Bullshit.
Someone once said that marketers ruin everything. In this presentation, Ian Lurie suggests that marketing ruins everything and talks about how we can (must) do better.

Speaker Bio
Ian Lurie is a digital marketing consultant and the founder of Portent Interactive. He’s been a digital marketer since the days of AOL and Compuserve (that’s more than 25 years, if you’re counting). Ian’s recorded training for, writes regularly for the Portent Blog, and has been published on AllThingsD, Smashing Magazine, and TechCrunch. Ian speaks at conferences around the world, including SearchLove, MozCon, Seattle Interactive Conference and ad:Tech. He has published several books about business and marketing: One Trick Ponies Get Shot, available on Kindle, The Web Marketing All-In-One Desk Reference for Dummies, and Conversation Marketing. Ian is now an independent consultant and continues to work with the Portent team, training the agency group on all things digital. You can find him at