By Todd Crawford on May 20, 2014
Mobile marketing is the hottest new emerging channel in history. We’ve come a long way since the WAP enabled websites of the early 2000’s. The rise of smartphones and tablets has created a new marketing vehicle eclipsing anything the world has seen based on its adoption, reach, and results.
Mobile is finally here to stay. Just being able to assemble a top mobile influencer list is proof that mobile is something to pay attention to. If you want to become successful in mobile marketing, you also need to know, who you need to know.
Impact Radius assembled the top influencers in the mobile marketing industry to help people easily find and begin learning from the best of the best. This list contains experts specializing on many different topics that all contribute to successful mobile marketing strategies. Many on this list are sought-after speakers at leading industry conferences. Some of them have an almost cult-like follow of people that trust their advice and insights. You owe it to yourself to take the time to get to know these elite mobile marketers.
Congratulations to all those who made the list! You can follow all of these influencers on Twitter with just one click.
Of course, our ranking is not the final word on the subject but rather the beginning of a discussion. Who do you believe belongs on the list (Tweet this)? Please share your thoughts.
Click to Tweet this: The top 30 mobile advertising influencers #mobileinfluencers via @impactradius
The Complete Top 30:
1. Ina Fried – @inafried https://recode.net/author/ina-fried
2. Peter Kafka – @pkafka http://recode.net/author/peter-kafka
3. Kevin C. Tofel – @KevinCTofe https://gigaom.com/author/kevintofel
4. Benjamin Robbins – @PaladorBenjamin http://palador.com
5. David Berkowitz – @dberkowitz http://www.marketersstudio.com
6. Brian X Chen – @bxchen http://brianxchen.com
7. Dean Takahashi – @deantak http://venturebeat.com/author/vbdeantakahashi
8. Hiten Shah – @hnshah http://hitenism.com
9. Bill Gurley – @bgurley http://abovethecrowd.com
10. Dennis Crowley – @dens http://denniscrowley.com
11. Erick Schonfeld – @erickschonfeld http://erickschonfeld.com
12. Tomia Honen – @tomiahonen http://tomiahonen.com
13. Chetan Sharma – @chetansharma http://chentansharma.com
14. Brian Wong – @brian_wong http://brianwong.me
15. Dana Wollman – @DanaWollman http://about.me/danawollman
16. Parmy Olson – @parmy http://forbes.com/sites/parmyolson
17. Peggy Anne Salz – @peggyanne http://mobilegroove.com
18. Vincenzo Belpiede – @vincebelpiede http://about.me/vincenzobelpiede
19. Peter Hamilton – @PeterHamilton http://hasoffers.com
20. Spencer Scott – @spencerescott http://fiksu.com/about/leadership
21. Guy Borgford – @gborgford http://guywborgford.blogspot.com.ar
22. Tod Sacerdoti – @todsacerdoti http://brightroll.com
23. Geoff Alexander – @GeoffAlexander1 http://gwamarketing.com
24. Jason Spero – @Speroman http://googlemobileads.blogspot.com
25. Cindy Krum – @Suzzicks http://mobilemoxie.com
26. Judy Hamilton – @itsjustjudy http://toggleto.com
27. Jonathan Stark – @jonathanstark http://jonathanstark.com
28. Tim Hayden – @TheTimHayden http://tthstrategy.com
29. Juan A Munoz Gallego – @munoz_gallego http://linkedin.com/in/juanmunozgallego
30. Miriam Pelaez – @MiriamPelaez http://miriampelaez.com