Vice President & Head of Client Strategy and Growth
Hi, I'm Sam. As the Head of Sales at Cantina, my job is to create strategic alliances with Cantina’s clients and partners. For over 18 years, I’ve worked with software and technology companies as a revenue generator, account manager, and digital strategist. My passion is helping businesses grow through innovation; something Cantina does quite often. My career has allowed me to cross paths with Fortune 500 companies and emerging startups. A few examples include Aetna, Partners HealthCare, IDG, Elsevier, Pearson, The New England Patriots, LEGO, Cannondale, ABInBev, Oppenheimer Funds, SyncThink, and Toast.
I’m also actively involved in the tech and marketing communities as a speaker at events like Macworld | iWorld, CMJ Marathon and Canadian Music Week’s Digital Media Summit. I write about trends in emerging tech for the health and IoT industry through Cantina’s blog.
It always seems impossible until it's done.
Other Fun Facts
As a longtime bandleader, musician and songwriter, I have had the great honor of sharing the stage with artists such as Crosby, Stills & Nash, ZZ Top, and The Yardbirds. Producing and playing music has always been a passion of mine. I am also a certified Audio Engineer from Boston University College of Communications.
ARTICLES BY Sam
Interviews with people at SXSW uncovers new perspectives and definitions of the word.
How Emerging Tech Will Make Our Lives Better
A recap of some of the key takeaways and central themes emerging in connected health from a gathering of industry leaders at the Broad Institute.
Insights From The MIT Enterprise Forum: Connected Things 2017
Accelerating the adoption and impact of IoT for people.