Fostering a Culture of Innovation at Google
How does a company like Google continue to grow so quickly while also maintaining its spirit of innovation? Join Ben Wood, Director of Ads Channel Partnerships, as he discusses with INBOUND how Google continues to foster a culture of innovation by encouraging calculated risk-taking, thinking big, and empowering others to be creative.
Ben runs the team responsible for selling Google AdWords, display, video and mobile products to SMB's through partners in the Americas region . He has spent the last 20 years working in the local and national advertising industry and has wide ranging leadership experience in print, digital and events sales and marketing. Originally from the UK he moved to the US 7 years ago to run the US reseller team. He has overseen the dramatic increase and scaling of this business in the US as well as launching partnerships in LATAM and Canada. He is a member of the LSA board of directors and holds a BA (Hons) from the University of Leeds. He lives in Mountain View with his wife and four young children and spends his spare time coaching kids Soccer and Basketball