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Ian Gray

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Debunking the 8 myths of retail marketing with David Ian Gray

Anstice aCast - Candid Conversations on Modern Marketing

David Ian Gray is a seasoned retail consultant who shares his thoughts with Marc about 8 myths of retail marketing that need to be reconsidered. David is the Founder & Strategist at DIG360, a national retail advisory headquartered in Vancouver.  They are a consulting firm that helps retail executives transform and adapt to the changing retail landscape and customer behaviours.  He's recognized as am expert on retail and shopping trends and has taught at the London Business School and is a lecturer on marketing management at the BC Institute of Technology.  Timestamps 1:40 – Introduction to David Ian Gray and the 8 myths of retail marketing3:55 – Myth #1: Everything is customer driven5:40 – Why McDonalds digital kiosks and Shoppers Drug Mart self-checkout are not customer driven8:17 – Your business is customer driven – so which customer are you talking about? 11:08 – Black Friday offers don’t appeal to all customers12:30 - Myth #2: We’re data-driven decision makers19:45 - Myth #3: We need a Millennials strategy, they are totally unique24:53 - Myth #4: young shoppers don’t like stores30:55 – Myth #5: The death of retail and the battle for a true omni-channel experience32:32 – Myth #6: The Digitization of retail (and AI) is the answer37:23 – The adaptiveness of the retail industry39:02 - Myth #7 - Shoppers demand brands with a purpose (sustainability)43:50 – The habits and discipline brands need to build purposeful brands45:02 – Myth #8 – Now that COVID is waning, there will be a return to normal50:25 – A new opportunity for retail brands 51:40 – How to find out more about David Ian GrayLinksDavid on LinkedInDIG360.caThe business of retail podcast 


6 Jul 2021

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Ian Gray - Data Analytics

Stories from the Hackery

Ian Gray graduated with Part-Time Data Analytics Cohort 4.I am an analytical thinker who is passionate about using data to illustrate the world around us. My years of experience providing actionable feedback to stakeholders at in the healthcare industry has helped me to develop the critical thinking and interpersonal skills necessary to excel in data analytics. I am ready and excited to leverage my unique skills and experience on a new path.


28 Jun 2021

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The Bamboo Tree with guest Ian Gray

Surfacing - The Meaning in the Story

Today we talk with Ian Gray, a Peer Specialist with MHA Westchester, who shares how his lived experience has shaped his career path and the way in which he interacts with others experiencing mental health challenges. His story offers hope and also helpful tips on how to support others through connection. Find out more about the programs he works with at the links below.OnTrackNY at MHA: https://mhawestchester.org/our-services/treatment-support/first-episode-psychosis-ontracknymhaINSET: https://mhawestchester.org/our-services/treatment-support/intensive-and-sustained-engagement-and-treatmentPeer Specialist Training: https://mhawestchester.org/our-services/education-training/peer-specialist-training


24 Mar 2021

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Local Story | Ian Gray

Local Church St. Pete Podcast

Local stories are stories of God's grace at work in the lives of those who are a part of Local Church St. Pete. We want to highlight his activity and celebrate his grace. 


17 Jan 2021

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EP43: Metal In Horror With Ian Gray

Blue Presents A Podcast

WELCOME TO BLUE PRESENTS A PODCAST! Today on my show I have vocalist Ian Gray of Portland, Oregon band Recoil In Horror. We talk about his work with former guest and producer extraordinaire Aaron Chaparian. We also talk things he is doing during the pandemic and listen to their single "FLAYER" before the interview. Check Us Out on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/bluepresentsapodcast/\\\Check Us Out on Twitter:https://twitter.com/podcastofblue/\\\Check Us Out On Instagram:https://www.instagram.com/podcastofblue/?hl=en


2 Oct 2020

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Jean Louis Bellemare, President of Farm Boy and David Ian Gray, retail strategist talk about the state of modern retail, and the strategic and tactical decisions retailers need to make now to survive the COVID-19 era

The Voice of Retail

Welcome to the The Voice of Retail, I’m your host Michael LeBlanc, and this podcast is brought to you in conjunction with Retail Council of Canada and with the support of omNovos, Canada’s digital customer engagement company. omNovos makes Personalization EASY by helping you connect with your customers, connect with your data, and connect with your systems. Learn HOW at www.realcustomerengagement.com. On this episode I’m in Ottawa to meet Jean Louis Bellemare, President and General Manager of Farm Boy Company and 2020 Golden Pencil recipient.  We talk about the rich history of Farm Boy, the evolution of their unique in-store experience, assortment, merchandising and marketing strategies and now in the COVID era, what if anything has changed in their strategy and approach.    Next, we're in Vancouver with my good friend and retail strategist David Ian Gray talking about the state of the retail sector and the upcoming challenges and opportunities for retailers during Holiday 2020.   But first, lets check in with Jean Louis from Farm Boy ****** Thanks to Jean Louis and David for being my guests, and omNovos for their support on this episode.  If you liked this podcast please subscribe on Apple, Spotify or your favourite podcast platform,  rate and review, and be sure and recommend to a friend or colleague in the retail industry.   I’m Michael LeBlanc, Founder and President of M.E. LeBlanc and Company Inc. and you can learn more about me on www.meleblanc.co or of course on LinkedIn Until next time, have a safe week!

1hr 5mins

18 Sep 2020

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Ian Gray – Outside of Comfort – Episode 10

The Bible and Me

‘The Bible and Me’ Podcast S06 E010: Ian Gray – Outside of Comfort In this episode of ‘The Bible and Me’ podcast, Nigel Watts sits down with Ian Gray. From his time at Scripture Union to working for major brands, Gillette and OKI, Ian felt God calling him to something new, teaching him to step out in faith from his comfort zone into a whole new endeavour. Hear Ian’s full story on “The Bible and Me” Podcast available on iTunes, Stitcher and Blubrry. The post Ian Gray – Outside of Comfort – Episode 10 appeared first on Precept UK.


31 Jul 2020

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251. Ian Gray: help entrepreneurs level up their impact, authority & profits by using live video confidently

Feisworld Podcast

Ian is the founder of the Confident Live Marketing Academy and is the host of the Confident Live Marketing Podcast. He helps entrepreneurs to level up their impact, authority and profits by using live video confidently. He's founder of Seriously Social - a blog focused on live video and social media tools. He’s an international speaker, trainer, teacher and consultant. He has a passion for making the techno-babble of live video and social media marketing easy to understand. Ian is co-founder of Select Performers – a family run web agency. As well as being a geek, husband, and dad to two kids, Ian is also a professional singer and lives near Manchester in the UK. Learn more about Ian Gray: https://iag.me/ About us: Feisworld Media helps independent creators celebrate their creative and financial freedom. To find out how I built a business with a podcast started in 2014: https://www.feisworld.com/newsletter Looking for a solution to livestream your content? Check out Restream: https://restream.io/marketplace?ref=gjD3k --- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app --- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/feisworld/message Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/feisworld/support

1hr 9mins

31 Jul 2020

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TCBCast 114: Talking Elvis feat. Ian Gray and Vince Wright

TCBCast: An Unofficial Elvis Presley Fan Podcast

The TCBCast crossovers continue as Gurdip & Justin are joined by "Talking Elvis" co-hosts, Ian & Vince for a lively discussion about all things Elvis, including their history keeping the Elvis flame alive in the UK. Gurdip takes the hotseat next to Ian and Vince for a trivia showdown, and then, for Song of the Week, the guys turn the keys to the TCBCast car over to Talking Elvis! Vince selects the funereal "Long Black Limousine" from 1969, and surprises with an earlier soul version that Elvis likely took influence from. Finally, Ian feels his temperature rising higher and higher, as he finishes off the episode with Elvis' cover of the OTHER song about getting all hot and bothered: the classic Little Willie John/Peggy Lee tune, "Fever." Featured Songs of the Week: Vince: Long Black Limousine Ian: Fever

1hr 43mins

28 Apr 2020

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Ser Xerri & Ian Gray

5 to 9 – A Movie Game

Ser Xerri and Ian Gray try to connect Matt Damon to Will Ferrell through a wildcard of Sean Connery in no fewer than 5 and no more than 9 movies. Can they do it? Can you? Play along and tag your 5 to 9 game card (5to9game.com) on Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook with @5to9game for a chance to play with us on the show.


6 Apr 2020