Vladimer Botsvadze

Vladimer Botsvadze

World's No. 1 Marketing Influencer by Thinkers360 | Keynote Speaker | Entrepreneur | Startup Advisor | Media Personality | Innovator | Mentor

Website: www.vladimerbotsvadze.com
LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/vladimerbotsvadze
Twitter: www.twitter.com/vladobotsvadze
Others: https://everipedia.org/wiki/lang_en/vladimer-botsvadze
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Member since September 19, 2020
The First Global Influencer Who Achieved No. 1 Marketing, AI, Digital Transformation, Innovation and Management Ranking by Thinkers360 Quote_down
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Locations of interest
Credentials None
2013 Georgian Technical University , PhD , Supply Chain Management
Marketing, AI, Social Media, Branding, Social Media Brand Building, Digital Transformation, Tech.

I am a(n):


Companies I've founded or co-founded:
Botsvadze Marketing Solutions, Botsvadze Marketing Training, Botsvadze Startup Advising
Companies I work or worked for:
CMO Council, Champions Speakers UK, MicroMentor
Achievements (products built, personal awards won):

Top 100 B2B Marketing Influencers by Onalytica 2015
Top 100 Virtual Reality Influencers by Onalytica 2017
Top 100 Digital Transformation Influencers by Onalytica 2018
Top 50 Digital Transformation Influencers in the FinTech Community by Onalytica 2018
Top 13 Machine Learning Influencers by MakeMeStats 2018
Top 10 Disruptive Technology Influencers by GlobalData 2018
Top 100 Influencers Marketing Authority by Agilience 2018
Top 10 Retail Tech Influencers by Retail Insight Network & GlobalData 2018
Top 20 Global Thought Leader on Internet of Things by Thinkers360 2019
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Fintech by Thinkers360 2019
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Customers Experience by Thinkers360 2019
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Technology by Thinkers360 2019
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Cloud Computing by Thinkers360 2019
Top 20 Global Thought Leaders on Artificial Intelligence by Thinkers360 2019
Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Digital Disruption by Thinkers360 2019
Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on Innovation by Thinkers360 2019
No 5 Global B2B Thought Leader and Influencer by Thinkers360 2020
No. 12 Artificial Intelligence Influencer by Rise.Global 2020
No. 1 Global Supply Chain Influencer by Thinkers360 2020
Top 50 Global Thought Leaders and Influencers on HealthTech by Thinkers360
Top 20 IoT Thought Leader by IoT Premier League 2020
No. 10 Global Cybersecurity Power Influencer by Rise.Global 2020
World’s No. 11 of Top 50 Global Emerging Technology Thought Leader by Thinkers360
No. 1 Global Procurement Thought Leader and Influencer by Thinkers360 2020
Top 32 Digital Transformation Influencers by The Awards Magazine 2020
Top 500 Most Influential Business People by Crunchbase 2020

If you're an entrepreneur or corporate innovator, why?

I want to invent something cool.

My favorite startups:


Why did you start your company or why do you want to innovate inside your company?

Vladimer has taken years of experience as an entrepreneur and he is also an educator of entrepreneurship at the world’s top business schools. He has been all over the world to advise some of the largest startups. Vladimer provides them direction and guidance. He holds regular meetings where main issues related to startups are discussed.
Vladimer helps you accomplish unrivaled growth and exposure on a global scale and he is committed to the success of your startup.

What's most frustrating and rewarding about entrepreneurship/innovation?

You make a difference and impact as many human beings as possible through your innovation.

What's the No. 1 mistake entrepreneurs/innovators make?

They don't build their presence across 8-10 social media networks and don't put out 100 pieces of content at scale.

What are the top three lessons you've learned as an entrepreneur?

Stay patient, let nature take its course, and get outside your comfort zone.

Full bio

Vladimer Botsvadze is an award-winning pioneer of digital marketing and transformation, whose consultancy role with business leaders has shaped the industry as we know it. He is a thought leader, a highly respected authority on online branding whose keynote speeches and onscreen commentating have been viewed by millions of audiences worldwide. From content marketing to AI and chatbots, his speaking topics are ideal for both big data industry conferences, technology and marketing summits. Vladimer is an effortless storyteller, making him ideal for a wide range of events, whether he is speaking broadly on the topic of digital marketing or tailoring his advice to a corporate audience.

Since bursting onto the keynote circuit in 2019, Vladimer has made his way up the ranks to the number one top spot, widely respected for his knowledge of digital transformation, marketing and artificial intelligence. He can commonly be found at summits and influential conferences, where he leaves audiences with a comprehensive understanding of their digital marketing potential, and how to achieve it through actionable strategies. With nine best-selling books, you can trust that Vladimer's speaking topics are well-researched and authentic. Across 145 countries in 1,182 cities, he inspires 40 million people annually - including elite Fortune 500 companies. Such elite experience has earned Vladimer the title of "the world's best digital marketing consultant and speaker".

As a social media influencer, Vladimer practices what he preaches. Judging from his social media platforms, which boasts over 56,600 followers on Twitter, 24,000 on LinkedIn and 11,000 on Instagram and 125,000 engaged followers across 1142 cities and 185 countries, his expert knowledge of social media precedes him. Such expertise has been showcased at Social Media Week, a prestigious celebration of digital advancements. Vladimer has been described as "a visionary and an early adopter in the digital realm" and "a wizard at social media". As a greatly regarded thought leader, his tweets have even been shared by the likes of Forbes and Arianna Huffington, the mark of a true expert in his field. Noted as the top Twitter user for professional purposes, and the leading authority on digital marketing, this popular speaker has spent his entire career ahead of the curve.

Having spent his early career as a freelance consultant, marketing manager and business developer, Vladimer has thrived since earning his PhD in Supply Chain Management, Marketing and Logistics from the Georgian Technical University. Starting in 2015, he was a Managing Director for Botsvadze Startup Advising, Marketing Training and Global Digital Marketing Solutions, where he has trained thousands of business leaders. Recent roles include being a member of the CMO Council and The Argonauts, as well as a Retail Tech & Disruptive Influencer with GlobalData Technology and a Thought Leader with Thinkers360.

Vladimer's approach to marketing is practical and actionable, making it incredibly effective for business executives and Fortune 500 brands to implement. Having delivered lectures to the Financial Times' top 100 business schools, his methods have ensured the success of billion-dollar marketing projects. As an investor and advisor, few can rival Vladimer's understanding of marketing and technology, which helps audiences to see the future differently. From New York to Singapore, Vladimer boasts a global audience of over 125,000 people, including students from some of the UK's top universities. Inspired by Henry Ford's quote, "coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success", he has improved the marketing processes of American Airlines, Intel, Jaguar and more.

Vladimer is an award-winning individual, who has been recognised as one of Klear and Kred's Top 1% of Global Marketing, Social Media and Tech Influencers, GlobalData's Top 10 RetailTech Influencers, MakeMeStats' Top 13 Machine Learning Influencers, UK’s Top 100 B2B Marketing, Top 100 VR, Node's Top 10 IoT Influencers, Top 100 Digital Transformation, ranked No. 2 Global Retail Tech Influencer by GlobalData and Top 50 Fintech Influencers - to name a few of his 200 global awards. As a top-ranking expert on Marketing, AI, Retail, Management, Sales, Digital Transformation, and Innovation, Vladimer was awarded The Sevenfold Crown by Thinkers360, expertise that he has provided for the likes of Audi and the London Business School.