The database chicken has come home to roost and the results won’t be pretty for those that ignore it. Paul Petersen the host of CRM Radio interviews Dereck Lackey, managing director of Newport Thompson and Chairman of the Response Marketing Association. He is among other titles the author of CASL Compliance, A Marketers Guide to Email Marketing to Canadians. In this fast-paced information jammed 25-minute live program broadcast on December 19, 2019, and now available as a podcast they discuss:
About Derek Lackey
With more than 30 years’ operating an advertising agency, Derek is focused on data protection & privacy and its effect on the brand. The author of CASL Compliance: A Marketer’s Guide to Email Marketing to Canadians, he looks to simplify the implementation of new data management practices within organizations such that they comply with global laws such as GDPR, PIPEDA, CASL, and CCPA, while taking good care of their prospects and customers. He believes making compliance practical makes compliance feasible.
Derek is active in the privacy community chairing the Guidance Committee, Canadian Advisory Council – GDPR, co-chair, IAPP Toronto Chapter – 2020/2021, committee member on ISO 31700 – Privacy by Design for Consumer Products, the CEN CENELEC JTC 13 on Cybersecurity and Data Protection and the new Standard Council of Canada’s initiative - Data Governance Standardization Collaborative (DGSC)
He is Managing Partner of Newport Thomson, a data & privacy consulting firm based in Toronto. In his volunteer role as Chairman of the Response Marketing Association, he has provided leadership in the area of privacy and marketing. He is also the Publisher of Blazon. Online a curated portal featuring great content for marketers. www.blazon.online
Educated in Marketing at University of Toronto, Derek applies creativity to his business strategy while placing a strong emphasis on results. At one point in time, seven of the nine brands handled by his full-service ad agency were #1 in their categories in Canada.Newport Thompson
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