Director, People Operations at Stitch
Director at HubSpot
Dan Tyre joined HubSpot as a member of the original team in May of 2007 as the first salesperson for the company. Since then, he has held various positions in sales, sales management, recruiting, training, and expansion of the HubSpot sales team as it has grown from a 10 person start-up to $300M+ annual revenue & more than 275 high-performing sales professionals. HubSpot is now sold in 120 countries throughout the world.
Along the way, Dan worked in the Small Business Division, the Agency Partner Program, HubSpot International & HubSpot for Start-Ups, helping early-stage entrepreneurs adopt inbound sales & marketing technology and processes to scale.
Dan is an authority on inbound marketing and sales and has become a regular speaker, blog writer, mentor and coach for those who want to harness the power of inbound marketing to improve their bottom line. Dan believes that the chief component of success— be it personal or professional— is having the right attitude. He delivers weekly high-energy lectures on attitude to HubSpotters and business groups around the nation.
Dan believes in success but he also believes in service. He serves as a trusted advisor to several innovative businesses in education, technology, and finance. He also serves as a mentor for executives and young people with heart & ambition but a limited professional network through Kids@Hope, 1Mission, and other philanthropic organizations.
A graduate of Colgate University, Dan has deep experience at the intersection of sales, marketing, and technology. Over a 30 year career, he has held positions as Area Director at Businessland; Founder & CEO of ALI Technologies; Co-Founder and VP of Sales at CelebraTech; Regional Manager of Groove Networks; and President of
He is married to Amy Tyre and they have two beautiful children.
Head of Demand and Marketing Ops at Integrate
A graduate of the University of Dayton with an MBA from the University of Tennessee, Kate credits a combination of strong mentors, diverse educational and athletic opportunities, tenacity, and strategic content consumption for her success in the workplace.
Kate presented at the March 22, 2017, Philly HUG meet-up. Recap available here.
Arielle Hurst is the Marketing Lead at Pure Chat, a live chat software for small businesses. As a journalism graduate, she loves anything content related - from videos and podcasts to blog posts and infographics. Arielle is also passionate about fashion tech, startups, and secondhand shopping.
Read about site optimization and qualified lead generation via live chat implementation.
Founder & CEO of SeventhSense
Mike Donnelly is the CEO and Founder of Seventh Sense where he leads the vision of the platform as well as growing the business. As a recognized sales leader in the technology industry, Mike has used the culmination of more than 13 years of experience building and managing territories to bring to market a revolutionary way of analyzing, visualizing and making data actionable for sales and marketing professionals.
Prior to founding Seventh Sense, Mike was an individual contributor at Nimble Storage (NMBL), a market leading data storage technology vendor. From 2006 to 2012 Mike held leadership and individual contributor positions at Isilon Systems, which was acquired by EMC for $2.5 billion in 2010. During his tenure at Isilon Systems, Mike received multiple awards and recognition for his over-achievement. Mike also held sales positions at Dataline and DLT Solutions, two top notch technology resellers, where he also received multiple awards and recognition for his achievements.
Early in his career, Mike worked as a software engineer for Celera Genomics which was the private company that mapped the human genome. Mike appeared in Science Magazine as a co-author of the human and mouse genomes due in part to the work that he performed at Celera.
Mike holds a bachelor of science degree in Geology with a Specialty in Environmental and Engineering Geosciences from Radford University.
Creator of the IEP Method®
Anese Cavanaugh is devoted to helping people show up and bring their best selves to the table in order to create significant positive impact in their lives. She is the creator of the IEP Method® (Intentional Energetic Presence), an advisor and thinking partner to leaders and organizations around the world, and author of Contagious Culture: Show Up, Set the Tone, and Intentionally Create an Organization That Thrives (McGraw Hill, 11/15). As a leading voice on intention, energy, and presence in leadership and culture, she helps people unlock greater leadership potential, collaborate more inspiringly, create more openly, intuit more bravely, and lead more joyfully and effectively. Top innovators and executives in companies like IDEO, Zingerman’s, Cooper, Joie de Vivre, Fitbit, and others have engaged with Anese to strengthen team health, maximize leadership impact, and optimize company culture. In addition to appearing in publications like The Huffington Post, CEO.com, and the NY Times, Anese writes regularly for Inc.com in her column “Showing Up”. Follow her @AneseCavanaugh.
Senior Customer Success Manager, HubSpot
Leah has been with HubSpot since 2013 and is currently a Senior Customer Success Manager on the Services team. She learned about HubSpot as she was once a customer in a small business outside of Boston. She's passionate about making customer success through HubSpot and Inbound Marketing. She is an expert in Inbound Marketing and the trusted marketing adviser to each of her customers. When Leah isn't HubSpotting she spends her time traveling (most recently to Punta Cana and Montreal), her biggest guilty pleasures are watching television ( Parks & Rec, Bravo and Game of Thrones) and Disney World. Fun fact, she has traveled to Disneyland Paris, twice!