Ron McMurtrie oversees all marketing disciplines across Sage’s 23 markets, driving new customer acquisition and customer loyalty in Sage Business Cloud. He first joined Sage as EVP of Customer Marketing in 2016 and oversaw the integration of market leading US cloud accounting solution Sage Intacct in 2017.
Mr. McMurtrie aligns the strategic direction of product, brand, digital marketing and communications and oversees key functional areas for new customer acquisition, building customers for life and advancing Sage’s cloud strategy. He is a multi-dimensional leader with P&L and personnel responsibility spanning direct sales, marketing, enterprise consulting and professional services in private and public-sector markets.
He has more than 23 years of global business experience leading high performance sales, marketing and business operations teams for companies such as First Data, Verizon and Cerberus. Mr. McMurtrie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Managerial Economics from the University of California at Davis.
J Cornelius has been building digital products since 1996 and has helped countless startups and corporate product teams create products and services you probably use today. He is the founder and president of Nine Labs, a digital product strategy, design, and experience consultancy operating in Atlanta and New York City.
He speaks at conferences and leads workshops around the world, and serves on the advisory board of multiple venture capital groups, accelerator programs, and private companies.
A serial entrepreneur with multiple exits, J started his first business in high school and never looked back. He lives in Atlanta with his wife, three kids, and two dogs.