Q1: You’re Done

Okay, technically, we have a week to go in Q1, but I mean, whatever. I'm not saying it didn't have its highlights. Base Camp Amelia Island got some rave reviews: "Damn! Best conference in the industry for publishers. Period." and "The conversations at Base Camp are...

No resting on our laurels

I’ve never rested on laurels before. They don’t look comfortable, and frankly, I don’t have time to try them. Yes, Amelia Island was really, really, really good. Just check out some of the LinkedIn posts from some of our attendees. We’ve got plenty of takeaways,...

We’re underway at Base Camp!

You should get this week’s newsletter while I’m on stage with Tom Triscari, our Monday morning keynote. Tom is talking about the roads to profitability for publishers considering the strong headwinds we face. Everyone attending is trying to solve that very problem...

Everyone is a Network

Remember a couple of weeks ago when I mentioned the first Beeler.Tech event was a training class on Ad Ops management? Two things:Rick Monihan was key in standing up that event. He’s battling Glioblastoma. Have him in your thoughts while focusing on what’s...

Why am I excited?

I am excited about IAB ALM and everything we have going on. We’ve got so much going on that I decided to post things to LinkedIn so this newsletter doesn’t become a novel. So here are just some of the things that have me stoked:I’m excited at how well Base Camp...

Online Networking, Drop the Capital N

I had a version of the “networking” conversation a few times in the last month, so I thought it might be useful to share as a post for the larger community.  Take what you like, leave what you don’t. But I would value your feedback, as I could improve on this post...