Joe Olsen

SVP Growth, MediaMonks

An engineer by trade and a lifelong entrepreneur, Joe founded and sold Phenomblue –  a pioneering digital agency, two technology companies and is currently the SVP of growth at MediaMonks – the largest and most awarded digital production company in the world. Recognized as a strategic and innovative leader in business, technology, marketing and advertising by leading sources including Fast Company, The Wall Street Journal, Forbes, the New York Times, AdAge, and Wired Magazine to name a few,  Joe is a frequent industry speaker presenting at events throughout the Europe and North America including the prestigious Cannes Lions festival of creativity. As one of digital marketing and advertising’s pioneers, Joe's worked with companies of all shapes and sizes to help achieve success in the digital age, delivering hundreds of pieces of award-winning work for many of the world’s largest brands. Joe has been a member of SoDA for 8 years and has served previously as a member of the organization’s board of directors.