Ryan Phelan brings over 15 years of online marketing experience to Adestra as the Vice President, Marketing Insights. Ryan’s past client involvement is lengthy with major contributions at AT&T, Global HP, Sam’s Club, Sony, GM, Omni Hotels, CenturyLink and CapitalOne among others. Prior to his time at Adestra, Ryan contributed at a executive level at Acxiom, BlueHornet, Responsys, Sears/Kmart and infoUSA. Ryan is a nationally recognized thought leader, writer and distinguished speaker on subjects relating to using complex data practices to drive effective strategies in CRM, email marketing, social and mobile. Ryan was recognized as one of the top 30 digital strategists in 2013 and was a keynote speaker at the 2012 & 2014 Email Evolution Conference. He is heavily involved in industry organizations as a member of the Board of Directors for the ESPC and Chairman Emeritus of the Email Experience Council (email arm of the Direct Marketing Association).