Principal, Nineteen Insights
Nate Elliott is the principal of Nineteen Insights, a research and advisory firm that helps brands create great marketing programs and helps technology vendors build great products. He's worked at the leading edge of marketing and technology for more than two decades.
Before launching Nineteen Insights, Nate was VP and Principal Analyst at Forrester, where he developed big ideas like the Marketing RaDaR and The Database of Affinity and then helped marketers implement those ideas. Over 12 years he led Forrester’s coverage of social media, European marketing, and rich media and video advertising. Nate created Forrester’s Social Technographics Score data model and ran the annual Forrester Groundswell Awards. Previously he developed online ad products and standards for DoubleClick (now Google), Macromedia (now Adobe), and the IAB.
Clients and the media call on Nate to provide insight into digital marketing and media. He has been quoted in lots of places and speaks at big events like SXSW, NEXT Berlin, and Ad:Tech.
Nate was born in Syracuse, NY, and graduated from Cornell University. He's worked in New York, London, Berlin and Vancouver. In his spare time he cooks at St. Joseph's Soup Kitchen and helps disabled people learn to sail on Jubilee Sailing Trust tall ships.