Presentation on theme: "San Diego HubSpot User Group Buyer Personas SMarketing Dan Tyre, HubSpot Hansen Hunt, UpWind Solutions Nicole Pereira, Business on Market St."— Presentation transcript:
San Diego HubSpot User Group Buyer Personas SMarketing Dan Tyre, HubSpot Hansen Hunt, UpWind Solutions Nicole Pereira, Business on Market St. #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG WIFI: KarlsWorldGuest (no password)
SD HUG Agenda Networking: (3PM - 3:30PM) Pizza & Beer Housekeeping Items (10 minutes) Developing Buyer Personas (3:40-4:30) – What are buyer personas? – Researching your personas – Building your personas – Workshop SMarketing! (4:30-5:00) Networking + Beer #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG
6 meetings per year All marketing professionals are welcome! Networking, learning, workshops, fun. Free swag! Join our LinkedIn Group - http://hub.am/1mINWjM Visit http://sandiego.hubspotusergroups.com/ #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG What is SD HUG?
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What do you do next? Set up at least 3 buyer personas Meet with sales to align your personas Segment your personas into subscribers, MQL’s, and customers Brainstorm & implement campaigns for each of your personas #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG
Company ABC Buyer Persona Overview Month, Year Insert your company name and paste a photo of your persona here.
Persona Name ROLES: What are some of the roles this person plays in their personal life? What are some of the roles this person plays in their professional life? GOALS: Persona’s primary goal Persona’s secondary goal CHALLENGES: Primary challenge to persona’s success Secondary challenge to persona’s success Conduct interviews with your target audience to learn about their goals and challenges in more detail.
Persona Name HOW WOULD THIS PERSON DESCRIBE HIS OR HER SELF? BACKGROUND: Basic details about persona’s role Key information about the persona’s company Relevant background info, like education or hobbies DEMOGRAPHICS: Gender Age Range HH Income (Consider a spouse’s income, if relevant) Urbanicity (Is your persona urban, suburban, or rural?) IDENTIFIERS: Buzz words Mannerisms You can find this information by administering online surveys of your target audience.
Persona Name WHAT’S THEIR STORY: Add details about Persona Polly. Where do they go for information? What do they do in her free time? COMMON OBJECTIONS: Identify the most common objections your persona will raise during the sales process. Identifying common objections will help your sales team be better prepared during their conversations.
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Future San Diego HUG Dates June 5th: Marketing Automation August 7th: Topic TBD (Based on survey) October 2nd: Updates from INBOUND 2014 December 4th: Holiday Happy Hour #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG Survey Contest First person to complete survey wins a HUG T-Shirt http://sandiego.hubspotusergroups.com/
Thank you! http://sandiego.hubspotusergroups.com/ Dan Tyre, HubSpot Hansen Hunt, UpWind Solutions Hansen.firstname.lastname@example.org Nicole Pereira, Business on Market St. email@example.com #SDHUG @SanDiegoHUG