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Nick Bonfiglio

About Nick Bonfiglio

Nick is a CEO, founder, and author with over 25 years of experience in tech who writes about data ecosystems, SaaS, and product development. He spent nearly seven years as EVP of Product at Marketo and is now CEO and Founder of Syncari.

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RevOps Leaders

Data, Proposals, And Pumping Iron With Kathryn Bennett And Ben Klein

Kathryn and Ben are proposal BFFs. As the Senior Manager of Proposal Operations at Maven Clinic, Kathryn Bennett is pumping out winning bids and teaching proposal managers how to succeed without compromising their sanity. When I invited her to speak…

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The Power of Translation with Christine Farrier Rosemin

It’s impossible to ignore Gusto’s Head of Channel Marketing. In a profession often notorious for verbose, jargon-y content, Christine is clear, erudite, and exacting. Whether she’s normalizing Black leadership with her presence or promoting Gusto’s all-in-one HR and payroll platform,…

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The Principles of a Revenue Architect With Jeff Ignacio

If you’re in RevOps, you’ve likely seen Jeff Ignacio’s posts on LinkedIn. A quick perusal of his profile reveals a veritable treasure trove of operations knowledge, from his two cents on Ops trends to tactical tips that practitioners can apply…

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90 Days In: Building an Empathetic RevOps Team

WebPT’s robust web-based solution helps therapists from single-therapist clinics to multi-location enterprises with integrated documentation, scheduling, and billing solutions. With Doug’s vision for process and an emphasis on reducing the stigma on mental health, he is forging a new way…

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Slowing Down to Speed Up: Insights from Legendary Ops Leader, Susan Whittemore

Our newest data superhero truly embodies the moniker. For the past 15 years, Susan Whittemore has led GTM (go-to-market) teams to optimize revenue delivery while keeping true to each company’s mission and brand promise. Whether it was boutique tax firms,…

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From Parenting to MOps: A Candid Chat With Laura Kendall

Data-minded leaders don’t stop being data-minded when they’re at home. Just ask MadKudu’s VP of Marketing, Laura Kendall, who recently gave birth to a baby girl named Ivy. “As a new mom with an anxious temperament, I might have taken…

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Data Nightmares and Marketing Miracles with Kanako Tone

Nick Bonfiglio: Why did you choose Marketing Ops? Why Alyce? Kanako Tone: It was time for a change. In my previous companies, I always reported to CMOs or VPs of Marketing. That system works fine, but I could see another…

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Telling The Data Story with Cailin Radcliffe, Senior Director of Revenue Operations at Berkshire Grey

To say Cailin Radcliffe knows a thing or two about RevOps is an understatement. She’s the Senior Director of Revenue Operations at Berkshire Grey, a leader in intelligent enterprise robotic solutions. Cailin sees the messiness of RevOps as an opportunity.…

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How to Build a Resilient Ops Team with the VP of RevOps at Uberflip

“I know when to admit I can’t do something — my strengths aren’t diminished by highlighting yours. The great work begins when we stop pretending we’re experts at everything,” Leorre Fishman says. In a world of generalists and jacks-of-all-trades, Leorre,…

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The Dark Funnel Future: Insights from Kaylee Edmondson, Senior Director of Demand Gen at Chili Piper

Kaylee Edmondson is a podcasting and marketing savant for whom change is a welcome challenge. As the Senior Director of Demand Generation at Chili Piper and host of the popular podcast, Demand Gen Chat, Kaylee offers her honest and straightforward…

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Music to marketing: The many lives of Dan Frohnen, CMO of UpKeep

Dan Frohnen’s career journey has been novel. From music publishing to marketing operations, his unique experience has translated to SaaS thought leadership, where he sees creative solutions where others see problems.  Dan is currently CMO at UpKeep, a software designed…

Seeing the future: mixmax's head of revops, Jason Westerberg
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Seeing the Future: Mixmax’s Head of RevOps shares his playbook

What if I told you the future of sales enablement is doing even more with even less? What if your teams could accumulate years of RevOps experience, in less time than it takes to type “Ctrl+F”? That world isn’t far…

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The hidden cost of not trusting the process: An interview with Postal’s Director of RevOps

Nearly everyone in go-to-market (GTM) operations has, at some point, shared this experience: You’re asked to report on data that doesn’t exist. Or isn’t possible to collect. That data doesn’t exist of course because nobody thought to set up a…

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Letter from the CEO: Announcing Our Series A Funding Round

I am bursting with excitement to announce that Syncari has raised a Series A funding of $17.3 million from a group of leading investors, which will propel our platform growth at scale. At Syncari, our goal is to transform every…

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A forecast of rain and revenue: How weather prediction platform Tomorrow does RevOps right

In The Signal and the Noise, bayesian forecaster Nate Silver pointed out an interesting observation: People tend to mistreat weather reporters, sometimes cursing them in public. Why? Because they blame them for bad weather—even though the weather is very, very…

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“Fix Bad Data And You Can’t Count The Money Fast Enough”: Advice From Renowned Data Expert Tom Redman

If you’re wondering how to rescue your company from bad data, just ask Tom Redman. He wrote the book on data—literally. He’s published five books on the topic, including the beloved classic, Data Driven. With over 40 years of experience…

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“Revenue Leaders Need To Soften The Hyperfocus”: A Conversation With NextGen Venture Partners’ Ben Bayat

On November 4, 2020, Emily Harrington became the first female climber to scale El Capitan in under 24 hours. As she achieved this record-breaking feat, she repeated a mantra to herself: “Slow is smooth. Smooth is fast.” According to Ben…

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Overworked Operations Leader? You May Benefit From “Ops Therapy,” says Clari’s Head of Revenue Operations Rosalyn Santa Elena

You’ve heard of talk therapy, but what about Ops therapy? Rosalyn Santa Elena, Head of Revenue Operations at Clari maintains it’s essential. Because the life of an operations leader is one fraught with chaos. Last minute fire drills. Tech providers…