Yiannis is the Co-Founder & CMO at Hyve, a Customer Advocacy Platform that helps turn happy customers into brand advocates that help businesses increase revenue and enhance brand reputation. He has over 15 years experience in Marketing, CX & Innovation, and his career started at B2B SaaS company Rant & Rave, where he helped them grow from challenger brand to a market leader that eventually sold for £45m. Following this, he was chosen as the UK Chair for the Customer Experience Professionals Association (CXPA) which is the largest community of CX professionals in the world.
In 2019, Yiannis created Birmingham Tech Week, a collaborative series of over 60 events that received government backing and helped raise the profile of the city as a prominent Tech Hub.
Yiannis is a seasoned speaker and has spoken at many of the top business schools including Warwick, Henley and Aston, and been invited by Salesforce, HubSpot, Google, NatWest and The Media Trust to speak at their events.
During his career, he has also been named Central England’s Entrepreneur of the Year, awarded a place on the prestigious Marketing Academy and selected to take part in Innovation Birmingham’s high-growth start-up programme.
Twitter: @yiannismaos (https://twitter.com/yiannismaos)