Data Scouts is Australia’s preeminent digital transformation training agency.
Data Scouts was founded in 2014 to transform an entire industry of emerging and current senior executive leaders through inspiring a community of like-minded talent, driven to deliver phenomenal customer and employee experiences through digital transformation.
In Australia, Data Scouts provides digital transformation training to the Australian Institute of Management, the Association of Data-Driven Marketing & Advertising Association’s 20,000 members as well as the Australian Institute of Marketing’s membership base.
Clients include; Australian Bureau ofMeteorology, Telstra, HBF Health, Melbourne Airport, Roche, Rest Industry Super, Newscorp, RACV, Oliver Hume, Coles, Core Logic, CQ University, IAG, CGU, Suncorp, AGL, NRL, Konica Minolta, University of Melbourne, Ansell, Caterpillar, Chartered Accountants Australia, Childfund Australia and WorldVision.
Training courses are held nationally to help organisations and their senior leadership and management teams understand:
• Overcoming barriers and building a case for digital transformation
• The impact of digital transformation on traditional and new business models
• Building a successful digital transformational culture
• Leading successful teams in digital transformation
• Embracing technology as an enabler for change management
• Building an agile roadmap for digital transformation programs
The team at Data Scouts are globally recognised industry practitioners and thought leaders. Several global companies have engaged Data Scouts to provide leadership training programs outside of Australia. The company was co-founded by Will Scully-Power and Marcus Zeltzer.
Will is the Co-Founder of Data Scouts, a specialist provider of skills training in digital transformation for IAG Insurance, Volvo, SpecSavers, Sanofi, Cochlear, Coles, Macquarie Bank and WorldVision.
Will is also the Chairman of Datarati, Asia-Pacific’s largest independent digital transformation agency, managing the data, automation & CRM for Virgin Mobile, Sensis, Volkswagen, HCF, Sony and Realestate.com.au.
Will started the Eloqua (now Oracle MarketingCloud) software business and the Marketo (now Adobe Marketing Cloud) software business in the Asia-Pacific region, building out the marketing, sales, service and training teams and was responsible for the rapid revenue growth for both businesses across the Asia-Pacific region.
Marcus serves on the board of Yellow Canary, a software automation company which ingests and processes industrial relations data so that practitioners can quickly focus on the right data at the right time.
Marcus is also a director of the Shield Academy, an organisation dedicated to delivering meaningful employment outcomes for Australian veterans and their families.
Marcus is recognised as a leading advisor to Senior Executives, Government and Board Directors in the Asia Pacific region. Marcus has extensive experience leading and driving digital transformation projects across a number of industries.
Marcus is also an investor in a number of early stage technology and digital ventures providing executive coaching and senior level mentoring specifically in the areas of Automation, Digital Transformation, Lifecycle Customer Engagement and Regulatory Technology.
Marcus holds a Bachelor of Computer Science from the University of Wollongong.
Phone: +61 401 033 114
CX Visual Designer
Mary loves engaging with the customer experience throughout the design process (and has mapped quite a few customer journeys in her day - thanks Will!). Her role requires her to keep up with the Data Scouts team, working to visually represent their constant flow of ideas! Mary has utilised a range of large and small Marking Automation & CRM platforms and has a working overview of the industry.
Phone: +61 2 8015 6662