Giovanni Rodriguez is a noted innovator, author, and public speaker on organizational leadership and marketing. Today, he is a senior member of the social-technology team at Deloitte Consulting LLP where he is helping to build new services in the digital/social/mobile arena. Before Deloitte, he was Chief Marketing Officer at BroadVision (Nasdaq: BVSN), one of the world’s leading innovators in enterprising social networking. Before that, we was co-founder and managing partner of The Conversation Group (TCG), one of the first social-technology consulting firms.
A pioneer in post-Web 2.0 communications, Giovanni has advised and consulted for numerous B2B leaders such as The New York Stock Exchange, SAP, Alcatel-Lucent, and Verizon Business, as well as leading consumer brands such as General Mills, Unilever, and Best Buy. He is also known for his work in positioning technology companies in transition, including FAST Search and Transfer (now Microsoft), Ribbit (now British Telecom), JAJAH (now Telefonica), and VMware, where he worked with the team that led the company’s entry into the enterprise software market.
Rodriguez is a founding fellow at the Society of New Communications Research (SNCR) and a board member at Latinos for Social Media (LATISM). He is a graduate of Princeton University.