The Partnership Economy

The Partnership Economy explores the power of partnerships through candid conversations and stories with industry leaders. Our hosts, David A. Yovanno, CEO and Todd Crawford, Co-founder, of, unpack the future of partnerships as a lever for scale and an opportunity to put the consumer first.

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Erin Dwyer, CMO of Matter of Fact, on the challenges of customer acquisition and building a beauty brand in a saturated space
NOVEMBER 28, 2023
Erin Dwyer is the CMO of Matter of Fact, a skincare brand started by former K-Pop star Paul Baek, and a former professional dancer herself. Erin draws on her experience as VP of Digital at Drunk Elephant and OUAI, to build a brand in today’s competi...
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Inez Miedema, Co-Founder and CEO at Growth HQ on accelerating growth through partner diversification
NOVEMBER 14, 2023
Growth HQ is an affiliate and partnerships agency that works with a diverse range of clients, from DTC to fintech. The co-founder and CEO, Inez Miedema, thinks a lot of marketers have preconceived notions about affiliate programs and therefore don’t...
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Stephanie Schultz, Head of Partnerships on how Amex has built the power of partnerships into their products
OCTOBER 31, 2023
Stephanie Schultz loves learning about new innovative technologies. It's a large part of the reason she’s stayed so long at American Express, where she is VP and Head of Partnerships. In her position, she gets to work with her team to uncover how ne...
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