January 24 - 26, 2016
Ojai Valley Inn & Spa, Ojai, California

Melissa Hendricks

Vice President of Marketing Strategy
Cerner Corporation

Melissa Hendricks joined Cerner in 2005 and currently serves as Vice President of Marketing Strategy, overseeing marketing and the communications team for the $3.4 billion, Kansas City-based health care technology company. Her responsibilities include stewardship of the company brand, earned and social media, industry partnerships, market intelligence and internal communication. In addition, her team led the rebranding of Cerner’s corporate identity including the redesign of the logo and tagline.

Prior to joining Cerner, she held marketing and sales roles with increasing responsibility at Cadbury Schweppes, Schering Plough and the Dairy Farmers of America. With more than 20 years of experience driving results, she has built effective engagement strategies which have helped health IT executives achieve more accurate and desirable outcomes.

Melissa is also active in the local community, sitting on the Marketing Advisory Board for the University of Missouri-Kansas City, a board member for Boys Hope Girls Hope and a member of the marketing committee for Children’s TLC. She earned her bachelor’s in speech communication and Spanish minor from the University of Missouri-Columbia. She also holds a master’s degree in business administration from Rockhurst University.



16:00 The Growing App Economy: Creating New Opportunities in the Mobile Channel for B2B Companies

For B2C companies, mobile apps have become a solid marketing channel to deliver convenience for customers, often even more prominent than brand's mobile website. The benefits and practicality of mobile channels are less clear for companies operating in the B2B space. B2B Marketers must develop a long-term relationship with their customers through implementing a well-thought out brand strategy to succeed in mobile channels.
Join this session to hear about:
  • The rise of the B2B app marketplace
  • Creating relationships in the mobile channel in the B2B space to increase brand awareness
  • Leveraging an open interface to build relationships with 3rd party developers
  • Utilizing mobile apps to create a new line of revenue


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