Mark Granovsky

Mark Granovsky

Mark Granovsky is the founder and CEO of G2Planet. Driven by an abundant desire to create and ‘be in service,’ Mark has applied his artistry to pioneering new software and technology-based solutions for corporate event marketing departments. When he is not busy guiding G2Planet or helping clients solve business challenges, Mark spends his time with his wonderful wife and being a loving father to his 4 children while also getting in the swimming pool a few times a week to stay in shape.

Recent Posts by Mark Granovsky:

Intelligent Email: The Smartest New Idea in Event Marketing

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Forbes Magazine recently featured an interview with Vivek Sharma, CEO of intelligent content pioneer Movable Type. As the article states, if you are still focused on infrastructure and list creation with emails, you are overlooking the fundamental building block to your success - smarter content.

The Evolution of Event Marketing with Mark Granovsky

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If you've been following along with, you'll know that we've been doing our own Interview the Experts series: so far, we've sat down with Marissa Pick and Michelle Bruno.

3 Cringe-Worthy Activations and How to Avoid Them

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Now that we are in the thick of the experiential marketing season, rest assured there will be some unwelcome surprises in store. For a professional like you, that will likely be as little as a bag of popcorn that fails to pop. 

Top Trends in Enterprise Event Management Software

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Our founder and GEO, Mark Granovsky, talked with podcast host James Dickson about what trends are the most important in enterprise event management software. Their conversation emphasized what kinds of requests organizers are making as to how they want the systems to function, and how you can adapt to meet those demands.

Event Planners, How Well Do You Know Your Fans?

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If you want to see how Data-Driven Enterprise Event Planning (DEEP) applies to the real world, just take a closer look at America's favorite pastime. Everything about this spring and summer sport revolves around data. While professional managers have an encyclopedic knowledge of the players and their stats, professional sports teams have almost the same level of granular knowledge about their fans.

Three Different Event Marketing Resources You Need to Explore 

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Information can come in all different shapes and sizes - whether it be podcasts, infographics, or blogs like the one you're reading now. Below, we've highlighted three different resources in three different formats, for you to choose what best works for you.

Virtual Reality, Indoor Snow, and Obstacle Courses: Experiential Marketing in Chicago

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Two weeks ago, we gave you a look at experiential marketing during Super Bowl VII. This week, we're taking you to Chicago, to the largest Auto Show in North America. If there's one takeaway we have from the Chicago Auto Show, it's that experiential marketing is becoming both more virtual and reality based at the same time - increasing the need for sophisticated data gathering and analysis. 

Deep Inside an Auto Show [With Video]

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While the LA Auto Show was early last december, we've continued to dive deeper into the experience. From an outside perspective, the flashy cars and lights mask the intricacy of the built experience. From an insider's point of view, we understand that everything that happens can be used as a piece of data - increasing the impact and, therefore, the return on investment. 

The 2018 "Experiential" Super Bowl: Pics + Tips from Minneapolis 

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It's not every year that the Super Bowl takes place in your own backyard and our staff here at G2Blog in Minneapolis will be providing a "street-level" view of the experience. Recently, for example, the local Star Tribune ran a huge page one feature about the experiential marketing profession - putting people like us at the same level (from a news perspective) as the NFL. Have a look: 

Making Sense of Semantics and Google's "Brain"

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As a G2Blog reader you know that having a blog on your event site is essential to building pre-event buzz. It is also critical for gaining and maintaining interest in your marketing agency. What you may not know (unless you live and breathe blogging) is how Google's newest algorithm for page ranking works. 

Polylogs: A Complicated Conversation

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 In 2018, G2Blog will deepen its effort to offer not just “useful content” but original perspectives. That means no posting of re-purposed content or another take on the “Best Trinkets for Trade Shows.” Instead we will we provide fresh perspectives that keep you constantly thinking about events.

Vroom-ing into 2018

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From all of us at G2Blog, we wish you a great 2018! While you are no doubt making lists and reading lists about the key things to do in the new year, we’ll keep our suggestions down to two.

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