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Galvanize SF: How to Identify & Develop Your Customer Persona

July 26, 2016 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


How to Identify & Develop Your Customer Persona


About this workshop:

Customer personas are the “who” your customers are and “where” your customers live. That’s the easy part. What about the “what” you say to them in marketing and sales, to get more leads and close more business? To win business, you have to identify the outcomes each buyer type is wanting to achieve and market and sell to each accordingly.

This is a fun interactive workshop with hands on exercises that will provide you with action to take to increase your marketing and sales effectiveness.  Your instructor Eric Fettner, will leave with the tools to make your message stick with your leads and customers and see immediate results.


You’ll Learn How To:

  • You will Identify the different buyer types you market and sell to (Business Economic Buyer / User Buyer)
  • Learn to distinguish who are the buyers are in organizations (B2B) and the individuals (B2C)
  • Dive in head deep to develop what they actually care about when making a buying decision
  • Learn to craft messaging based on what they care about and the matching value your business delivers
  • Understand how to develop ROI statements for your marketing and sales


Target Audience:

  • Tech founders who want to increase their marketing effectiveness and sales close rates
  • Marketers who want to better understand how their buyers buy
  • Business development people who want to increase their close rates and be more effective in articulating value
  • Teams who are just starting to think about sales or who want to ramp up sales


Workshop Schedule:

  • Introduction – WHY buyer types? (10m)
  • Personas + Buyer Types = Sales  (7m)
  • What ALL buyers care about  (7m)
  • Identify your company’s buyer types, exercise  (10m)
  • What YOUR buyers actually care about and matching value, exercise  (25m)
  • Putting this into action TODAY (10m)


Meet Your Instructor:

If MacGyver and a Swiss Army Knife had a baby, you would have Eric . To Eric, the worlds of life and business are an art. It’s all about taking raw materials – people, ideas, money, and emotion – and creating something special. Eric has has accumulated over 700 hours of facilitating groups on topics ranging from brainstorming, recruitment, business development, public speaking, team alignment, and scalable growth. When you work with Eric, you’re guaranteed a great time.

Eric has spent the past few years in Silicon Valley with some of the most innovative and disruptive technology companies. He has worked for, advised, and coach organizations such as Eventbrite, SilkRoll, Human Movement Management, Queue Technology, Vound, RedCap, Cooper Wynn Events, and Hedeker Wealth Management. While at Eventbrite, Eric quickly rose to the top, leading in the highest percentage of quota and new market expansion. He led the expansion of the “Obstacle and Fun Run Market”  – which led him to bring in some of the largest clients in company history.



July 26, 2016
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm


Galvanize SF: Speakeasy (Lower Level)
44 Tehama Street
San Francisco, CA 94105 United States