Tony Eades is best known as an award winning marketing expert, brand futurist, technology enthusiast and a passionate business growth mentor. Tony is CEO (APAC) and Chief Strategy Officer at Salted Stone, a global award-winning digital marketing agency and HubSpot Diamond Partner. In July 2018 Tony’s previous agency, BrandManager merged with US based, Salted Stone to form a global team of over 70 operating in North America, Australia, New Zealand and the Philippines. BrandManager was HubSpot’s first ever Diamond Tiered partner for Australia and New Zealand and 2016 APAC Partner of the Year. Tony assists growing companies to become market leaders through innovative brand strategy, creative communications and digital marketing that delivers measurable ROI across multiple platforms. He is passionate about digital marketing and thrives on growing brands – from start-ups to corporates. He writes for a number of publications on the subject of business brand strategy including Anthill magazine, Dynamic Business, CEO magazine, Business Director and Telstra Small Business. Tony is also the Brand and Customer Experience Expert for Kochie’s Business Builders – a national business TV show which airs to an audience of 3 million and a weekly blog which is sent to over 100,000 small businesses across Australia. He is also an international keynote speaker, MC and a board member of Professional Speakers Australia, regularly speaking at events across Australia, India and the US. Community wise, Tony chaired the Sydney Hill Business Chamber, founded Your Australian Business to help overseas businesses expand to Australia and setup the Home Base Business Network and Council of Australia. He supports charities including Positive Vibes, Relay for Life and CEO Sleepout for the Homeless. Previous Speaking Engagements Positive Vibes Masquerade Ball (MC), 2018 FoundX, Sydney 2018 Inbound 18, Boston 2018 DigiMarCon, Singapore 2018 DigiMarCon, Sydney 2018 Grow With HubSpot, Sydney 2018 Professional Speakers Australia Convention, Brisbane 2018 National Manufacturing Week Expo, Melbourne 2018 UnGagged, Las Vegas 2017 Inbound 17 Partner Day, Boston 2017 Big Digital Adelaide, Adelaide 2017 MPA Conference, Gold Coast 2017 National Manufacturing Week Expo, Melbourne 2017 MGMA Annual Medical Conference, San Francisco 2016 Asia Pacific Customer Engagement Forum and Awards, Mumbai 2016