Demystifying digital marketing…
Digital Marketers Down Under (DMDU) events connect you with the best and brightest to demystify digital marketing and grow your business.
DMDU Connect 2020 | 31st July – 1st August, 2020 | Gold Coast
That’s a wrap! DMDU 2019 was a huge success and we’re looking forward to doing it all again next year…
“Don’t let digital marketing be a mystery”
Why you need to be at this live event?
It’s simple. Your customers are online. Can they find you?
DMDU (Digital Marketers Down Under) Connect 2019 is a two-day intensive to help you:
Work on growing your business instead of running it.
Get a 360° view of what could & should be done with digital marketing
Learn from some of the best digital marketers
and entrepreneurs in the world
Connect face-to-face with the community that can help you build and support your business
You will learn:
How to optimise your website for current SEO algorithms
Instagram and influencer marketing
What’s working now in Facebook and Instagram Advertising
B2C online marketing best practice and LinkedIn
How to optimise Google adwords campaigns and AI trends
Best practice social media and blog content strategies
Growing and monetising membership sites and information products
How to create a customer value journey online that takes customers from zero to hero
From start-ups to scale ups, SME’s to marketing professionals and agencies, DMDU Connect will give you access to the latest in digital marketing, and the support you need to implement changes.
DMDU Connect 2019 featured international speakers, curated learning and actionable content. Join the community that is taking the mystery out of digital marketing.
Digital Marketers Down Under Connect 2019 is finished!
What To Expect
Curated content: Our speakers give you take away action plans, business specific examples, real data and actionable content. They are some of the world’s best practitioners and educators in digital marketing strategies and implementation.
Best Practice: Digital marketing is changing rapidly. Popular online advertising platforms are saturated. So what worked in the past won’t work now. Learn about the latest trends and strategies to find your customers and help them find you.
Community: DMDU is more than a conference, it’s a community of like-minded individuals who want to help each other succeed. Small business owners, marketers, solopreneurs and agencies – working together to find the best outcomes for theirs businesses and clients.
Supported learning: This is the largest gathering of DigitalMarketer faculty and partners outside of the USA. They are the best in their field, doing this work every day and will share their knowledge both onstage and off
CEO & Founder
DigitalMarketer & RivalBrands
Ryan Deiss has been called one of the world’s leading digital marketers by Shark Tank star, Daymond John.
A best selling author, founder of multiple companies collectively employing hundreds around the globe, and one of the most dynamic speakers on marketing in the United States today, he is undeniably a recognized expert on the digital era.
Ryan is unable to be at the event in-person but will be creating a special pre-recorded presentation for DMDU 2019 and joining us via live video feed.
Facebook & Instagram Ads
VP of Marketing & Trainer
Molly is the co-host of Perpetual Traffic, a digital marketing podcast that has been downloaded 3mm+ times. She has certified thousands of marketers in paid traffic and customer acquisition and personally spent $8mm+ on paid traffic channels like Facebook, Google, and Twitter while maintaining a positive return on investment.
Molly started her career as an intern at DigitalMarketer.com in 2012, excelling to VP of Marketing in 2014. She held that position until 2017, when she started her own consulting agency.
Most recently she worked with Smart Marketer to develop a “Train My Traffic Person” course which offers a coaching and consulting service to help marketing professionals in small to large businesses optimise paid advertising campaigns. When she’s not teaching, Molly spends her time setting strategy and running ads for some of the world’s fastest-growing companies.
SME, Bricks & Clicks Strategy
Founder of DMDU & OMG
As Managing Director of Omnichannel Media Group (O.M.G.) and Founder of DMDU Connect, Sonya has been responsible for building a business that helps people to grow their own businesses online. With a career that has spanned from micro-business to the board rooms of some of Australia’s largest corporations, Sonya understands the opportunity that digital offers all business and she is passionate about helping others to succeed through creating compelling stories that connect with your audience.
Sonya believes that digital marketer is no longer a silo strategy…. It is at the core of all marketing and communication. Businesses need to be where their customers are when their customers want them…. The challenge face all businesses is how they do this.
LinkedIn Instructor & Author
Sales & Monetisation Expert
Marcus Murphy is on a mission to overcome the stigma of selling online.
He’s unashamedly a sales guy but says that doesn’t mean he has to be pushy, salesy or untrustworthy.
Marcus is about game changing service, developing relationships and giving value before you ask for the sale. He is on the Customer Advisory Board at Linked In and is the Head of Business Development and Partnerships at DigitalMarketer.
Marcus previously helped grow the sales teams at Yelp & Infusionsoft.
Read more and watch Marcus in action… CLICK HERE
Content Marketing Expert
Founder of Modern Publisher
Russ Henneberry literally wrote the book on digital marketing.
He co-authored “Digital Marketing for Dummies” with veteran entrepreneur and marketer, Ryan Deiss.
Formerly the Director of Editorial at DigitalMarketer, Russ has trained and certified thousands of professionals in the art of content marketing through his coaching, courses and stage presentations.
Russ recently established Modern Publisher, a community of people selling information products that provide tremendous value to their audience and aren’t ashamed to charge for it.
Instagram & Fashion Influencer
Founder of Styling You
Styling You, a Queensland micro business Telstra Business Award winner, has a readership of more than 100,000 per month and attracts sponsorship from national brands such as FRANKiE4 Footwear, Allianz travel insurance, Priceline and Dermalogica.
Most recently, Nikki launched her own fashion label, Styling You The Label, offering trans-seasonal everyday wardrobe and travel basics that take the stress out of the what-to-wear or what-to-pack question.
Content Marketing Expert
Lindsay is the co-founder of DigitalStrategyBootCamps and Founder of On The Roam, an upcoming lifestyle + wellness brand for women.
A content marketer by trade and content nerd at heart, Lindsay got her start in the publishing industry before leading DigitalMarketer’s editorial team as Managing Editor for 4+ years. She now works with brands around the world, helping them build relationships with consumers while growing their businesses through digital marketing strategies. Lindsay loves traveling, dogs, and a good horror movie, but a well curated swipe file may take the cake.
Entrepreneur & Business Coach
Founder Next Level Business
Oli has been in business since the age of 15 and has created 4 multi-million dollar businesses, one of which he scaled internationally with 170 franchises and has recently sold.
Oli’s superpower lies in strategizing and implementing conversion-led, money-making sales and marketing funnels. When he fancies it, he also spends time as a Consultant to many well-known entrepreneurs and business growth experts.
His latest venture is NextLevelBusiness.com, transforms “normal” businesses into fast-growth businesses that experience double-digit growth year after year.
Ultimate guide to Adwords
Founder of WebSavvy
Mike is the Co-author of the world’s best-selling book on AdWords. ‘The Ultimate Guide to Google AdWords’ has sold more than 100,000 copies and remains our go-to guide for AdWords Campaigns.
Representing Google on stage at numerous events, Mike has also spoken at The Google Plex in Sydney, Digital Marketer’s Traffic & Conversion, Baby Bathwater, and also for marketing legends Brian Kurtz, Ryan Levesque, Ed Dale and James Schramko.
Mike’s focus is always on how to leverage the near future to build more profitable businesses. Helping you figure out ‘what’s next’ for your business, and more importantly what to do to profit from those future trends.
His own Melbourne-based digital agency, WebSavvy, has been building and running campaigns for businesses and brands all around the world for more than a decade. WebSavvy is now Australia’s largest independent Google Agency, top 18 global Google Partner and a premium Facebook Partner.
He also teaches hundreds of agencies how to improve what they do – both the technical side of ‘how to do Google Ads better’ and how to scale their agencies through his paid traffic training and coaching forum, AgencySavvy.
Analyst & Optimisation Expert
Trainer at Smart Marketer
John is passionate about educating business owners around the world on how to use analytics and metrics.
The former Marketing Operations Manager at DigitalMarketer, John has monitored and managed the metrics behind over $4 million in paid traffic spend, 443 million sent emails and hundreds of promotional campaigns.
In addition to creating the Analytics & Data Mastery course for DigitalMarketer, his credentials include features on the Perpetual Traffic Podcast, speaking at Traffic & Conversion Summit, and teaching for MarketingProfs.
Apps, Instagram & Going Global
Health & Fitness Entrepreneur
Ashy Bines is a woman on a mission!
Raised on the Gold Coast, she has a career trajectory that inspires. Starting as a Personal Trainer barely a decade ago – Ashy now heads up a global health and fitness empire focused on empowering and nurturing millions of women across the world.
Entrepreneur, Personal trainer, speaker, wife, mother and design powerhouse. As Co-founder and Creative Director of the Ashy Bines Group her innovative and pioneering Squad App is revolutionising on demand health, fitness and wellbeing for women across the globe.
She is on a mission to motivate, encourage, support and empower women with the resources and knowledge to live their best life.
E-Commerce & Paid Traffic
CEO of Tier Eleven
Ralph specializes in helping businesses scale through Facebook and Instagram advertising. Ralph’s agency manages a portfolio of Facebook and Instagram advertising customer accounts in over 40 industries with an annual spend in excess of $70 million.
His podcast, Perpetual Traffic, has nearly 5 million downloads and has helped tens of thousands of people grow their businesses through Facebook and Instagram advertising.
Work Less, Make More
Founder SuperFast Business
In 2006, whilst working in a full-time job, James Schramko wrote in a notebook: “MY GOALS … create automated income so that I am independently wealthy and enjoy my life passionately.” Within three years, he’d built his own business and achieved those goals.
He is now the go-to coach for many of the world’s top online marketers including Ezra Firestone, Tom Breeze, Pat Flynn and Molly Pittman.
If you want to build a business that gives you financial peace of mind while allowing you to enjoy life NOW, not later… James has the answers.
Director Sales, Active Campaign
Cory Snyder has been in the MARTECH SAAS world for 13+ years. 10 of those years he spent at Infusionsoft building, developing and evolving the Channel Sales Team and Partner Programs.
Cory was instrumental in the growth of Infusionsoft and is now applying his knowledge and experience to an already successful channel program and team at ActiveCampaign.
Cory spent the most recent year with Zenreach where he rebuilt and launched the partner program, reorganized the team and doubled the production in less than 6 months. He has a passion for changing the lives of small businesses starting with ActiveCampaigns partners.
Business Consultant + Podcaster + Speaker
Angela has a decade’s worth of knowledge of how to grow a thriving community online.
As a business consultant with Angela Henderson Consulting, she partners with start up and small businesses to develop the foundational frame and strategy they need to grow sustainable and profitable businesses.
Her skills were honed at the helm of Finlee and Me, where she learned everything from branding, PR, sales funnels, email marketing, website, copy, SEO and more. She knows what it truly takes to have a strong brand, consistence sales, steady growth and over all dedication.
Angela has been featured in the media including Talking Lifestyle with Ed Phillips and David Koch, Inside Small Business and on numerous Australia and International podcasts.
Podcast & Online Coaching
Founder of ProductiveInsights
Previous guests include Ryan Deiss, Richard Lindner, Roland Frasier, James Schramko, Amy Porterfield, Sonia Simone, Brian Clark, Mike Rhodes, Rand Fishkin , Neil Patel, Noah Kagan and lots more.
Ash occasionally speaks on stage and has spoken at Superfast Business Live, Macquarie Bank and IBM.
His membership program called Get Me To Done helps business owners build their online businesses using content strategies such as podcasting, blogging and marketing automation.
Dr Anthony Fernando
Founder of ClickVideo
Co-Founder Content Samurai
Dr. Anthony Fernando is the co-founder of Content Samurai which is a web-based video creation platform that uses Artificial Intelligence to automate the process of creating content videos and ads for social media.
Businesses, Agencies and Marketers have now used Content Samurai to create over 400,000 videos, and analysing these videos has given Dr. Anthony a unique perspective on video marketing in 2019.
He has spoken across Australia and internationally on how to use the power of video to build large online audiences, and most importantly, how to transform passive viewers into paying customers.
Peak Performance Consultant, Philosopher and Mindset Expert
Peter Shaw is a Trainer of Neuro Linguistic Programming and Founder of ScaryandExciting.com
He has spent the last 15 years working with business owners, sales people, athletes, creatives and peak performers all around the world. Most recently working closely with Red Bull extreme athletes and endurance athletes as they search for the latest mindset strategies and training techniques. Peter teaches Neuro Linguistic Programming, Public Speaking, Stand Up Comedy and a zero fear Skydiving Workshop!
People seek him out for performance hacks, to solve unsolvable problems, and for his unique ability to cut straight to core of a problem and rebuild people and systems so the original problem doesn’t exist anymore.
Peter Shaw loves pushing people outside their comfort zone and putting the tools in the hands of his clients and students – and one thing is for sure, you’ll never be able to think the same way ever again after a session with him.
People & Growth Consultant, Making Businesses More Valuable
Mark believes that great businesses are all about people. When you take away the bleeding-edge technology, the funky branding and all the other noise that surrounds business, all you are left with is people. They are your customers, they are your clients, they are your employees. They are your business.
Having successfully completed several acquisitions, disposals and exits and raised more than $100m of debt and equity, one thing is consistent: he has a deep understanding of what it is that makes great businesses go further, faster.
Mark’s career has seen him working in the board rooms of privately-owned European businesses and global US-listed organisations, to personally owning and leading fast growing, private-equity backed international businesses.
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Join us to find out what’s working now in Digital Marketing…
31 July – 1 August 2020 | GOLD COAST
What People Said Last Year
7 Reasons To Attend
The 2018 Digital Marketer Down Under (DMDU) event on the Gold Coast attracted over 700 participants and included great guest speakers and some of the DM execs like Ryan Deiss, Richard Linder and Marcus Murphy.
Here are the top takeaways from last year’s conference and why you should attend DMDU 2019.
Gain digital marketing techniques that you can implement in your business now
Learn how a successful marketer talks to their audience in 2019
Network with the best
Join the tribe and feel the vibe
Grow your team: “community is the new brand” @ryandeiss
Improve your business so that customers keep coming back for more
…just because DMDU Connect 2019 is on the beautiful sunny Gold Coast
Gold Coast Convention Centre
31 July – 1 August, 2020
Registration: 7:30am – 9:00am
Event Times: 9:00am – 6:00pm each day
7.30 - 8.00 am
8.00 - 9.00 am
Expo Hall Opens
9.00 - 9.30 am
9.30 - 10.00 am
Opening Keynote- Livestream
10.00 - 10.45 am
The Power of Partnerships: The growth lever you're not pulling BUT absolutely should be
10.45 - 11.05 am
11.05 - 11.55 am
Copy the 4-Step framework the pros use to Generate Millions of Dollars in Info Product sales
You're missing 80% of your leads if you're not active on LinkedIn
11.55 - 12.50 pm
Nothing happens until a Sale Happens - 5 ways to get out of the friend zone , grow sales and scale your revenue
Reinventing Marketing Automation
12.50 - 1.50 pm
1.50 - 2.20 pm
Russ, Lindsay, Angela, Ash & Ashy
4 Ways to Grow Engagement Now
Sonya, Molly, Mike & Ralph
Killer Campaigns anyone can Launch
2.20 - 3.10 pm
The E-Commerce Ad Amplifier
The 5 reasons people fail with VAs & how to fix it
3.10 - 4.00 pm
The Phone Funnel Framwork™ - How to predictably drive qualified leads into sales appointments
Effective Video Marketing 2019
4.00 - 4.20 pm
4.20 - 5.10 pm
How to Scale Your Business from Six to Seven Figures
How To Grow Your Business Profitably Using Podcasting in 2019
5.10 - 6.00 pm
Messenger Marketing in 2019
8.00 - 9.00 am
Expo Hall Opens
9.00 - 9.30 am
Opening of the day
9.30 - 10.15 am
Ezra Firestone- Livestream
10.15 - 10.35 am
10.35 - 11.25 am
Steal these 7 Content Strategies to Upend your Milquetoast Content Marketing
Discovering Your Unique Code - How to get the most out of yourself and your business
11.25 - 12.15 pm
ACT Like an Analyst: The 3x3 Question Grid to Help Anyone Turn Data into Dollars
The 5 Irrefutable Laws of Selling Information Products
12.15 - 1.15 pm
1.15 - 1.50 pm
John, Russ, Molly & Cory
4 hacks everyone should do to get more sales
Marcus, James, Mark, Meryl & Oli
Strategies to work smarter not harder
1.50 - 2.40 pm
The Five levels of Google Ads Automation (& how to profit from each one)
6 Growth Activators For Recurring Revenue Riches
2.40 - 3.30 pm
5 things that every business should think about before starting influencer marketing
Supercharge The Value Of Your Business
3.30 - 3.50 pm
3.50 - 4.40 pm
The Facebook plays that are working right now