Business Transformation and Digital Marketing Expert
When brands like Google, Starbucks, Shopify, and GE want to use technology to better connect with their consumers, they call Mitch Joel. Called “one of North America’s leading visionaries” by Strategy magazine, Joel fills in the gaps to help leaders build their business today to meet the demands of tomorrow. His style is big, engaging, entertaining, and educating, and with customized presentations to ensure the maximum impact, audience will leave informed and ready to tackle the future today.
As the president of Mirum, a global marketing agency, Joel spent close to two decades building, running, and (eventually) selling his agency to WPP — one of the world’s most valuable marketing and communications holding companies. Today, he is the founder of Six Pixels Group, an advisory, investing, and content-producing company focused on brands, commerce, community, and what’s next.
A bestselling author, Joel has written two books: Six Pixels of Separation, named after his successful blog and podcast, and CTRL ALT Delete, which was named one of the best business books of 2013 by Amazon. Joel is also a columnist and journalist for iHeartRadio, the Harvard Business Review, and Inc. Magazine, and is often called on as a subject-matter expert for top media outlets including Fast Company, Strategy, Forbes, and many others. Joel is also the host of Groove — the No Treble Podcast, where he is slowly trying to build the largest oral history of electric bass players in the world.
Named one of Forbes’ “Speakers Worth Catching”, Joel speaks frequently to diverse groups like Walmart, Starbucks, Microsoft, Procter and Gamble, Twitter, Unilever, and every organization and association in between. Since 2005, he has given between 40-60 keynote presentations a year to small, medium, and large organizations in both the B2B and B2C space all over the world. Joel has been named one of the top 100 online marketers in the world and was awarded the highly prestigious “Top 40 Under 40”.
Joel is an advisor and investor in many businesses and charitable organizations in the fields of artificial intelligence, smart audio/voice, martech, fintech, and blockchain. He also sits on the advisory board for Canada’s “Top 40 Under 40”, Inovia Capital’s Early Stage Fund, HubSpot’s Inbound conference, and is a Trustee of the Westmount Public Library.