The Content Marketing Association

Panel session

Sam Gallagher - Client Services Director, Progressive Content

Sam is Client Services Director at Progressive Content and is responsible for the strategic development and successful delivery of all client work across the agency and Content Cloud platform . He and his team oversee the digital development and multimedia content delivery for some biggest global B2B brands including RBS, KPMG, Sage and ICAEW.

Sean King - CEO, SevenC3

Chief Executive of SevenC3, the UK arm of the first global content marketing agency network. Sean has more than 20 years’ experience in content marketing, publishing and journalism and sits on the board of the CMA (Content Marketing Association).

Russ Lidstone - CEO, The Creative Engagement Group

Russ is CEO of The Creative Engagement Group - which includes The Moment, the film content, digital and VR agency; WRG, the global events & experiential agency and Just Communicate, an event production company.
Russ started his career at Coca-Cola and has spent twenty-five years in leadership and strategy roles at blue chip advertising agencies, including McCann, BDDH, HHCL, Lowe, JWT and Havas.

As CEO of Havas Worldwide Russ grew the business by building its creative profile and evolving its integrated proposition. Havas won Media Employer of the Year 2013 and numerous integrated creative awards including gold Lions in Cannes.

Russ is an RSA Fellow, featured regularly in Campaign magazine’s A list, award winning Marketing Academy mentor and been voted one of the UK's 'most inspirational creative leaders'. He is a Visiting Lecturer at the University of West London, EMBA projects evaluator for Said Business School and Non-Executive director Basketball England.

David Goodall - MD, Havas Media International

As Managing Director of Havas Media International, David’s role involves client service and leadership for all global clients including Credit Suisse, ABB, AXA, Brother, Source and Sotheby’s. David runs a team of 30 digital-first specialists who are experts in the planning and execution of international strategy and best practice buying across the globe.

David joined Havas Media International from international outdoor specialist, PSI in 2008. He has over 25 years of industry experience.

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2020 - The future of B2B Content Marketing

The CMA are bringing together a panel of the UK''s leading experts to discuss the most pressing issues in the world of content marketing for 2017. Audience members will have a unique opportunity to join in with the debate, and ask questions directly to the panel members. The panel includes David Goodall, MD at Havas Media International, Sam Gallagher, Client Services Director at Progressive Content, Sean King, CEO at Seven and Russ Lidstone, CEO at The Moment