For IDM - Training Consultant
Simon joined Opt-4 as an Associate following a career in publishing at Bauer Media (formerly Emap) where he held the group role Head of Data & Online Marketing. Simon also spent some time working with Thomas Cook responsible for CRM programmes and has worked across other sectors including TV and not for profit.
Will you be ready for the new data protection Regulation?
The clock is ticking down to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which becomes effective from 25th May 2018. Organisations across Europe are grappling with the new requirements to protect personal data. They will need to get their ducks in a row or face loss of customer trust and potentially eye-watering fines. The new regs will have major impacts for one-to-one marketing across Europe. In this short highlights presentation Simon Blanchard, Senior Associate with data protection consultancy Opt-4, will give you the low down on GDPR. He will cover the big issues and provide practical top tips on what marketers should be thinking about NOW, to maximise their data volumes and minimise any negative impacts on your business. GET AHEAD in your planning as Simon shares Opt-4’s pragmatic views on how marketers should start preparing now to be ready for GDPR.