The Glitter Episode - 2 Guys and SharePoint

Guest Pod: 2 Guys and SharePoint Episode 56 features Mavens Do It Better Host, Heather Newman being interviewed by Alistair Pugin, Microsoft MVP and General Manager, Tangent Solutions.

A year in the making, 2GAS finally, finally managed to track down Heather for their show. Apparently, not even a blizzard could stop her from delivering everything that's fantastic about SharePoint and Office 365! She is their 2GAS Maven!

Listen in as Alistair talks with Heather about:

  • Her start in technology via being a theatre major

  • Her work as a Diversity and Tech Champion

  • The state of Enterprise Content Management and Content Services

  • Al and Rod the host fight, like usual over PowerApps and Flow and discuss feature parity between Skype and Teams

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Heather Newman

Heather Newman is an award-winning marketing maven, technology entrepreneur and an epic connector that brings many worlds together. She has extensive experience marketing products and services for Enterprise businesses, startups and emerging markets. Heather builds plans and processes that are nimble, human and different. She is an adept storyteller and is passionate about growth for both employees and the corporate bottom-line. Heather hails from the arts and the bulk of her career has been working with the largest technology companies in the world (Microsoft, Google, Amazon, NetApp, Hewlett Packard, and Dell). Her nineteen years of experience working at technology companies and building global high-tech marketing strategy has driven millions of dollars of revenue and multiple award-winning campaigns. She has led global marketing teams for many technology companies including AvePoint, IT Unity & KnowledgeLake. Heather was a part of the original Microsoft SharePoint Marketing team. During her tenure, she helped launch multiple versions of the product, build the SharePoint Partner Ecosystem and conceived of and produced the first three Microsoft SharePoint Conferences. Creative Maven has produced thousands of global marketing campaigns and events. Currently CM is focusing on go to market strategies for Microsoft and its partners as well as a new site sister site launching in 2015 called Heather also serves as Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer of Content Panda, an innovative technology startup looking to actively disrupt how content is delivered inside software.