Denver/Boulder Holiday MUG

Created by Ann Marie Gastineau Champion on Nov 14, 2019

Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at Webroot

Starts at 2:00 PM · Ends on Dec 4, 2019 at 4:00 PM, PST (America/Los_Angeles)

Get ready to wrap up 2019 with some holiday cheer!


For this year’s Holiday Party, we’ll be joined by six of Colorado’s own, newly named 2019 Marketo Fearless 50, as well as Champion of the Year, Juli James - discussing what it means to be Fearless 50. Listen as they reflect on their experiences in MarTech, what they’ve learned along the way and predictions for the future of marketing operations. 


Party snacks and libations provided. 


The Fearless Panel: 

Julz James, Assistant Professor of Marketing at St. Edward’s University
5x Marketo Champion, Marketo Certified Expert and the 2019 Marketo Champion of the Year. She has 18 years of marketing experience; most specifically working within Digital Marketing and has a Ph.D. in Marketing. Julz is currently working as an Assistant Professor of Marketing teaching undergraduates and graduates and business executives practical Digital Marketing skills. She is also a part-time Marketo Consultant working with a number of clients helping implement Marketing Automation Strategy and Tactics.

Tricia Saunders, Director, Marketing Operations & Technology at Trimble
Tricia has led global Marketing Operations and Technology at Trimble, Inc. for the past two years. With over 30 years of experience leading demand generation, global campaigns, inbound, search, content, field, vertical, channel and partner marketing, Tricia has a wealth of experience in B-to-B Marketing for the software and technology industries. At Trimble, Tricia’s team focuses on driving operational excellence, training marketers to follow best-in-class practices, and creating programs and campaigns that create significant financial impact to over a dozen divisions of Trimble’s three largest franchises.

Kristina Schroffel, Senior Marketing Technologist at S&P Global
2019 Marketo Revvie finalist in the Performer category Kristina has spent over eight years in the marketing technology industry. Focused in Marketo integrations, marketing operations and implementing marketing technology following best practices.

Chris Willis, Global Marketing Operations Manager at Trimble
Experienced marketer specializing in aligning Marketing with Sales to drive high ROI campaigns, measurable pipeline growth, adoption of marketing to sales lead hand-off processes, and relevant buyer-cycle driven Marketing. Breakout speaker at 2015 Marketing Nation Summit.


Scott Berns, Senior Director, Marketing Technology & Operations at CenturyLink
A Marketing guy that stumbled into Data Management/Business Intelligence and evolved to driving Marketing Operations & Technology best practice. I’m a Data, driven, results oriented leader that focuses on people empowerment to drive iterative innovation.

Scott Merelis
, Marketing Operations Manager at BusinessSolver
Specializing in marketing operations and analytics, I build Martech stacks that sync marketing and sales teams to create faster, more efficient revenue growth throughout the lead lifecycle. By focusing on the customer experience, I help clients and companies identify bottlenecks in their workflow and stimulate innovation.

Scott Wright
, Email Marketing Manager at Golden Peak Media
2019 Marketo Revvie winner in the Transformer category Scott has well over a decade of experience in the marketing automation industry. With an emphasis on platform administration and migration management Scott has made a splash in the industry with out of the box solutions and unique strategies.


  • 3:00-3:15 – Arrivals and networking
  • 3:15-3:30 – Introductions and housekeeping
  • 3:30-4:30 – Fearless 50 Panel Discussion
  • 4:30-5:00 – Holiday Social

Meeting Details: 

  • When: Wednesday, December 4th from 3:00-5:00 p.m. MT
  • Where: Webroot, 385 Interlocken Crescent #800, Broomfield, CO 80021


Looking forward to seeing you there! 


Ginger Wilson, Ann Marie Gastineau, Kristina Schroffel 

Denver MUG Leaders


385 Interlocken Crescent #800 Broomfield United States