Tod Maffin Introductions

Note: Maffin is pronounced MA-fin, not MAY-fin.
Our speaker this morning is one of North America’s leading experts in digital and viral marketing. Tod Maffin is the President of Engage-Q Digital, and he speaks at more than 40 conferences around the world each year.

You may recognize his voice from CBC Radio where he was the network’s national technology reporter for many years and host of his own show on CBC Radio One.

And he was one of the Internet’s first web masters — creating a site ranked 8th best in the world… beating out such heavyweights as Sony, Microsoft, and AT&T.

Please join me in welcoming Tod Maffin.

Our keynote speaker this morning is Tod Maffin. We’re very fortunate in that Tod has agreed to share with us a bit about his personal journey — from the days when his artificial intelligence software made him a dot com multi-millionaire, through to a devastating depression and addiction that nearly killed him.

Today, Tod is one of North America’s leading experts in digital marketing. He speaks at more than 40 conferences around the world each year on topics from viral marketing to web communications.

You may recognize his voice from CBC Radio, where he was a network host and national technology columnist for many years.

And he was one of the Internet’s first web masters — creating a site ranked 8th best in the world… beating out such heavyweights as Sony, Microsoft, and AT&T.

Please join me in welcoming Tod Maffin.