We interviewed Jessica Kao, a Marketo Champion class of Winter 2016. Before she started her career as a marketer, Jessica was a field application scientist with a Ph.D. in Oncology. She then became a Marketing Program Manager at Affymetrix where she was introduced to marketing automation. At present, Jessica is working as a Client Services Director at Digital Pi. For her, sharing knowledge about marketing automation is what a true Marketo Champion really does.
We interviewed Aslihan Ayan, a Marketo Champion since Winter of 2016. She started her career as a developer, she then moved from a website development and design to Search Engine Optimization, from there she progressed into adwords PPC campaigns. It all became an opportunity for her to explore marketing automation to be able to tie each of those different campaigns into one platform. At present, Aslihan works as a Senior Marketing Consultant at Demand Spring. According to her making mistakes in marketing automation is not bad at all, in fact it allows you to learn more about it.