Nominate Your Email Marketing Super Hero TODAY!

Nominate Your Email Marketing Super Hero TODAY!

The Email Experience Council (eec) is accepting nominations for individuals who represent the best and brightest in the email marketing industry. The awards site is open, and nominating your hero is free and easy. There are two individual award categories, and a...
Happy Holidays from the EEC! 

Happy Holidays from the EEC! 

Winter is in full swing in the northern hemisphere, the solstice is around the corner, and as tradition would have it, we begin to reflect on the year that’s concluding while planning for the next trip around the sun. We here at the Email Experience Council (EEC) are...
Learnings from the year that was 2016

Learnings from the year that was 2016

Every December, there are two things occupying everyone’s mind. The first is an excitement about year-end celebrations, and the second is the wonder about the incoming New Year. As we await for the festivities to begin, I would like to share a few trends I spotted...

4 Steps for Flawless Email Automation

From the perfectly timed follow-up email to the maddeningly unnecessary daily reminder, automated emails can be paradise or purgatory. Think about it: for every wonderfully executed welcome series’ you’ve received, you’ve waded through twice as many cringe-worthy...

iOS 10: What it means for email marketing

With the recent release of iOS 10 comes a new “feature” to the native mail app – a grey bar at the top of every email that tells consumers if an email message is from a mailing list, with a link to easily unsubscribe.  This isn’t the first time Apple has made moves to...

Email Delivery: What exactly are we measuring?

We email marketers seem to have more and more approaches to help us understand how emails are performing. However, some of these methods may not always be measuring what you may be thinking they measure. It is extremely important to make sure that the data that is...
New eec Leadership Announced

New eec Leadership Announced

The Email Experience Council (eec), backed by the Direct Marketing Association (DMA), is the premier organization for email marketing professionals. Our annual conference, meetups, webinars, and online resources aim to foster a community of experts seeking to drive...
Goodbye, and thanks for the memories

Goodbye, and thanks for the memories

My days as chair of the DMA’s Email Experience Council Member Advisory Committee Executive Leadership Team are winding down, and it has put me in a reflective mood. The last four years have been busy and educational, first as vice-chair serving under Anita Absey of...