Russell Cook - Round 1, 2018 Champion

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Deliberating over digital disruption

Russell Cook is an experienced brand marketer and an avid enthusiast of the Internet of Things (IoT). He is keen to grow the discussion on the impact of digital disruption and coach businesses on how to adapt and remain relevant in a digitally disruptive era.

As a volunteer contributor to not-for-profit organisation IoTSec Australia Inc, Russell provides insights around the development and adoption of Smart Cities and Connected Communities. Together with IoT and security practitioners, Russell is raising the awareness of IoT and showcasing the positive benefits for people and their environment.

As a Community Digital Champion, Russell will host quarterly educational forums on digital disruption. These discussions will:

  • provide a space for people to listen and engage with business leaders on digitally disruptive technologies
  • help participants determine how they can adapt to new technologies to ensure businesses stay relevant, now and into the future
  • discuss IoT value creation and the technological developments and their implications around modern marketing.

As founder of Matte Black Brand Agency, Russell is familiar with the complexities of a modern online marketplace and hopes to share his learnings with others.


Russell is nominated by: IoTSec Australia

Deliberating over digital disruption

Russell Cook is an experienced brand marketer and an avid enthusiast of the Internet of Things (IoT). He is keen to grow the discussion on the impact of digital disruption and coach businesses on how to adapt and remain relevant in a digitally disruptive era.

As a volunteer contributor to not-for-profit organisation IoTSec Australia Inc, Russell provides insights around the development and adoption of Smart Cities and Connected Communities. Together with IoT and security practitioners, Russell is raising the awareness of IoT and showcasing the positive benefits for people and their environment.

As a Community Digital Champion, Russell will host quarterly educational forums on digital disruption. These discussions will:

  • provide a space for people to listen and engage with business leaders on digitally disruptive technologies
  • help participants determine how they can adapt to new technologies to ensure businesses stay relevant, now and into the future
  • discuss IoT value creation and the technological developments and their implications around modern marketing.

As founder of Matte Black Brand Agency, Russell is familiar with the complexities of a modern online marketplace and hopes to share his learnings with others.


Russell is nominated by: IoTSec Australia