Esteban is Director of Experience Design at Sprinklr.
Elevating the end-to-end Sprinklr experience to serve the world's biggest and best brands. UX + CX. All things digital and experiential. Tech + marketing + beyond.
Esteban likes to think he is a passionate, innovative, results-oriented, creative + analytical leader with an ability to visualize possibilities, communicate ideas, and lead meaningful change. Focused and curious, he enjoys the process of launching new products and solving problems.
Esteban previously served Sprinklr as Director of Strategy, spearheading the development of SaaS products and services.
Esteban has experience in marketing strategy and a deep knowledge of the digital + social technology landscape. Rated one of PR News' 15-to-Watch in 2011, Esteban is the former Marketing Manager (Brand platforms, social media and emerging tech) for Samsung, where he led strategy, execution, management and measurement of the brand's U.S. social media presence, conference activations (i.e. SXSW Interactive, CES), and integration of social tech & game mechanics on marketing campaigns and Samsung.com.
Esteban has been a speaker at LeWeb, CES, SXSW Interactive, Internet Week, Corporate Social Media Summit, BlogWorld, Gamification Summit, Social Media World Forum, DCM East Brand Play, Marketing 2.0, Americas IT Marketing Forum.
His work and thoughts have appeared on The New York Times, TNW, FastCompany, Entrepreneur, Mashable, Inc., eMarketer, Web Strategist, CNN Español, Fox News Latino and TechCrunch. PR News named him one of the 15-to-Watch in 2011.
He enjoys fútbol, basketball, running, skiing, traveling, reading, writing, building side projects and advising early stage companies.
More than anything, Esteban loves life and enjoys living it with his wife, son, two dachshunds, family and friends. Born in Guatemala City, he now lives in Canada after a decade in the U.S. of A.
Director of Experience Design
Sep 12, 2012 - Current (about 4 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (1)Update
Jan 23, 2014
BBA, Marketing, Advertising2006
|Apr 4, 2014||Vimeo - Vimeo|
|Apr 4, 2014||CMS Wire - CMS Wire|
|Jan 29, 2014||CNet - Raising Alzheimer's awareness through Facebook confusion - CNET|
|Sep 26, 2012||Mashable - Mashable|
|Sep 26, 2012||Forbes - Forbes|
|Sep 26, 2012||Entrepeneur Magazine - Entrepreneur|
|Sep 26, 2012||SlideShare - Slideshare|
|Sep 26, 2012||The Next Web - TNW|
- The Online Latino A New Digital Native Part 1 - Esteban Contreras @ SXSWi
- SOCIAL STATE - Choose Your Social Media Role Wisely (Official book trailer)
- TWiT Marketing Mavericks - Facebook Oculus VR
- LeWeb Paris 2014 - Sprinklr's Esteban Contreras - Panel Highlights: Attract, Listen and Engage
- Esteban Contreras M2C 2011 Pt 1 - Creating, Curating, and Cultivating the Social Web - Samsung USA
- Scoble, Brady, Contreras, Grunberg, Jarvis - CES 2012 Panel Highlights 1
- Esteban Contreras on CNN en ESPAÑOL talking about Twitter
- TWiT Marketing Mavericks - Shopping While You Tweet: Social Commerce and Advertising