Chris Aker
Chief Revenue Officer, BirdEye

Chris is a sales and business development leader in Enterprise and SMB markets with extensive experience designing and building inside sales organizations for many of the world’s top SaaS brands.



Sarah Bennett
Senior Director of Sales, BirdEye

Sarah is Senior Director of Sales for BirdEye in Dallas. After a successful career as a sales leader in marketing, Sarah was the first hire for BirdEye (even before the CEO!) and built the sales org from the ground up.



Melissa Repko, Dallas Morning News
Featured Event Moderator

Melissa has covered technology, innovation and entrepreneurship for The Dallas Morning News for the past 7 years. The Columbia University graduate previously worked for The Buffalo News, The Oregonian and ABC News. She's appeared on NPR and PBS NewsHour.