Marketing Week Live 2014: speaker update

16 May 2014

Deputy chief executive of the Guardian News & Media David Pemsel is one of the latest speakers to be confirmed for the conference programme at Marketing Week Live 2014.

Pemsel will be opening the Leadership and Strategy conference zone with a talk on ‘Creativity in the Digital Today’. He joins a stellar line up of speakers already confirmed for the Leadership and Strategy zone, who include Kristof Fahy, chief marketing officer at William Hill, and Craig Hepburn, global head of digital and social communications at Microsoft Mobile Oy.

In Stage Real Life, where top brands will be sharing case studies on everything from web design to data collection, Spencer Chapman, programme director for digital multi-channel at the Post Office has been confirmed as a speaker. He will be guiding attendees through the best ways to align ‘bricks and clicks’. He joins Sanjeevan Bala, head of data planning and analytics at Channel 4, and Dominic Grounsell, marketing director at RSA Group, who will all be sharing their real-life experiences at the show, which takes place on London’s Olympia on 25 - 26 June.

Julia Munro, the newly appointed head of social media and PR for Pret a Manger, will also be talking on Stage Real Life, focusing on the digital world, sharing the six fundamentals of great social media management.

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Notes to editors

About Olympia London

Olympia London is more than an exhibition venue, conference centre and live-event space. It’s an inspiration. Against a backdrop of grand Victorian architecture, the seven connected spaces inspire engagement and enjoyment.

The recent £30 million redevelopment of Olympia West and Central has provided the venue with new-found flexibility for events of every size, bringing modern facilities and British heritage together.

Olympia London presently operates alongside Earls Court, with shared staff and values. Together our businesses are recognised in the industry for exceptional levels of customer service and support, and our numerous awards are testament to our clients' satisfaction.

For further information please contact Alison Tweedlie, alison.tweedlie@centaur.co.uk or Emma Humphrey, emma.humphrey@olympia.co.uk / 020 7370 8217