She shoots, she scores! Listen to Shelly Bouren, Research Manager for the NBA’s Detroit Pistons, as she discusses the overarching connection between building relationships and the research that glues those buyer personas together.
In this episode of Ponderings from the Perch, Momma Bird Priscilla McKinney and Bouren pass baskets of knowledge back-and-forth, from discussing how to use data and research to better target the market you’re trying to reach, to the non-linear journey of the buyer persona, and to segmenting that information once you have it so you’re not advertising the same content to the same people.
Shelly leads research and insights for the Detroit Pistons, supporting data-driven decision making throughout the business organization. Working with ticket sales, corporate sponsorships, operations, marketing and entertainment; and she is passionate about giving fans the best possible experience while maintaining a continuous focus on revenue. Prior to working with the Pistons, she spent several years in marketing and advertising support for automotive and financial services brands.
Conversations with Priscilla McKinney, founder and President of Little Bird Marketing, a boutique marketing firm specializing in "better than your average bear" branding design and campaigns. As a marketing principal and serial entrepreneur topics range from marketing best practices to the reality of running a business, managing creatives, company culture, and other marketing oddities.