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Guest Bloggers

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Rosie J Spinks

Rosie J Spinks is a freelance journalist whose work has appeared both online and in print publications, including: The Guardian, NPR, Vice, The Wall Street Journal, Quartz, Fusion, Racked, The Pool, Lucky Peach, Good, Slate, Outside, Sierra, Marie Claire, The Billford, The Ecologist, Talking Points Memo, Dwell, and others.

Media mentions of Rosie’s work include coverage in The Economist, Los Angeles Magazine, Marie Claire, The Londonist, Take Part Live, The Big Issue and local radio in the US.

In addition, she is the founder of the Mouthy Women Project which was the subject of a Tedx talk Rosie delivered at TedxBrusselsWomen. The interview series explores how females across industries negotiate the tension between being likeable and being who they are.

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Sixty Gelu

Sixty Gelu is a digital marketing consultant. Six years in the game and getting better every day, he has rolled out campaigns for the likes of Southern Comfort, Deloitte and Direct Line Insurance.  

You can find out more about Sixty and his work at or follow him below!





Gillian Morris

Gillian Morris is the founder and CEO of Hitlist, an app that alerts you when there are cheap flights for your dream trips. TIME named Hitlist one of the 50 Best Apps of 2016 and the app has been recognized as a 'Best New App' by the app store in 83 countries. Gillian has been named one of the Young Leaders to watch in the travel industry by PhoCusWright and has been invited to speak about travel innovation and distribution trends at the Skift Global Forum, Airline Information conferences, ITB Berlin, and SXSW. 

Before entering the start-up world, Gillian worked as a consultant, journalist, and educator in Turkey, China, the Gulf states, and Syria. Her work has appeared in/on the New York Times, Harvard Business Review, Buzzfeed, CNN, CNBC, TechCrunch, The Next Web, and LifeHacker. 

Gillian's work in emerging markets has made her a passionate advocate for entrepreneurship and private sector investment in the developing world. She is a proud mentor with the School of Leadership Afghanistan and Gaza Sky Geeks

You can find out more about Gillian and her work at and or follow her below!



Courtney Sembler

Courtney hails from San Francisco, CA and moved to Boston, MA to work for HubSpot in 2015. She is an Inbound Professor on the HubSpot Academy Team dedicated to educating and inspiring people about contact management, lists, email, workflows/marketing automation and lead scoring. She is devoted to education, environmental programs and an avid Sports Fan (Go Niners).

You can find out more about Courtney and her work at the HubSpot Academy or follow her below!







Morgan Brown

Morgan Brown is a startup marketing veteran with more than 15 years helping early stage companies find traction and breakout growth. With his MBA from the startup school of hard knocks, and a passion for uncovering what makes some companies grow and others fizzle, Morgan puts his expertise in digital marketing to work for businesses of all kinds.

Morgan grew up in Avon, Connecticut and had a fascination both with computers, his first a Tandy TRS-80 when he was 8, and marine life, which led him to UC-Santa Barbara to study Zoology. With the rise of the Internet, computers won out when Morgan took his first job at a startup in 1999, from there he worked at a digital marketing agency, honing his marketing skills on key accounts, and then moving to the startup world again to grow venture backed startups such as TurnHere and ScoreBig.

Morgan writes regularly at and on Twitter at - alternatively, you can follow him below!



Austin Fisher

Austin Fisher is a professional freelance writer/editor interested in taking on new clients.

You can find out more about Austin and his work on his website or Medium. You can contact him at for copywriting, article writing, technical writing, script writing, or editing work (or simply to chat!).

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Stephen Higgins

Stephen Higgins is a Channel Consultant and Inbound Marketing expert at HubSpot.

He has covered a range of topics in the marketing and business space, including, but not limited to: content marketing, business growth, team management, marketing and sales alignment, SEO, brand positioning, managing client relationships and much more.

If you want to find out more about Stephen and his work, you can follow him below!




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Reed Gusmus

Reed Gusmus is the director of marketing at QASymphony, where he is responsible for utilizing his exceptional B2B digital marketing expertise to develop marketing plans capable of generating new customer acquisition while also stimulating ample revenue generation.

If you want to find out more about Reed and his work, you can follow him below!