The ITEN WIRED Team
,Michelle B. Griffin is a marketing director, event marketer and digital marketing messaging strategist + consultant.
She has devoted her career to planning, growing and marketing connection as the Executive Director and of the Windstorm Insurance Network (WIND) a B2B professional association and lead marketer for the Windstorm Insurance Conference, an annual conference for 1,000+ property insurance claims professionals who attend from across the U.S. and abroad.
Michelle earned a master’s degree in Communication/Public Relations from California State University, Fullerton and a bachelor’s degree in Communication/Advertising from Florida State University. In addition, she holds numerous industry certifications in digital marketing, inbound/content marketing, email marketing, conversion copywriting and social media.
Community outreach is an important part of giving back. Michelle has volunteered on several nonprofit, civic and professional organizations in the Pensacola area and is the organizer and lead presenter for the Gulf Coast Small Business Digital Marketing Meetup, which hosts marketing and networking events for area small business owners and entrepreneurs.
As a digital marketing messaging strategist and founder of MarketingRX, Michelle helps small businesses, startups and entrepreneurs grow through the transformative power of strategic branding, conversion-focused messaging and digital marketing communications.
Outside of marketing, you can find Michelle outside. She is an avid health, fitness, animal and nature evangelist, and is always on the quest to find new gluten-free/dairy-free and vegetarian offerings.
She is married to Mark and is a proud mom to two daughters, Lauren and Anna, and a son, Luke.
Join the “Geeks on the Beach”
along the “Cyber Coast”
ITEN WIRED: GROWING THE CYBER COAST
ITEN (Innovation Technology Entrepreneurship Network) WIRED Summit is the Southeast’s premier cybersecurity and IT conference to connect, collaborate and build community with industry leaders,
entrepreneurs and educators on innovation, technology and entrepreneurship topics.
The three-day event highlights the area’s cybersecurity, information technology and entrepreneurial communities and explores emerging technology and innovators in start-up tech, artificial intelligence, robotics, and emerging technologies on the national scene.
The summit, which began as an economic development initiative in 2008 by the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce, is now hosted by IT Gulf Coast and Florida West Economic Development Alliance.
ITEN WIRED also operates as a not-for-profit, tourism-focused, community event with proceeds being donated back to local STEM initiatives, including an endowment with the University of West Florida’s College of Science and Engineering.
The 11th Annual ITEN WIRED Summit kicks off Oct 2 - 4, 2019 at the Hilton Pensacola Beach. Tickets are on sale now at itenwired.com
Meet the Team
The ITEN WIRED planning team is composed of volunteers from IT Gulf Coast, Florida West Economic Development Alliance, and other members of our local IT, tech and entrepreneurial community.