Rise & Shine, Breakfast & Digital Transformation

Digital Roundtable Discussion, Digital Transformation: From Luxury to Necessity on July 15th at 8:30 AM PT

Recent events have ushered in a new normal, where consumers will forever change the way they interact with the financial world. Digital initiatives that were at one point considered a luxury are essential to provide consumers what they need. Join James Robert Lay, CEO of Digital Growth Institute and author of Banking on Digital Growth, and Shane Evans, Chief Revenue Officer at MX, in an interactive roundtable to discuss which initiatives drive the largest return in the evolving financial world.


  • 8:30 AM to 8:40 AM: Introduction with James Robert Lay, Founder & CEO of Digital Growth Institute
  • 8:40 AM to 9:15 AM: Roundtable Discussion with Q&A Session

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Shane Evans joined MX in 2019 as the company's first Chief Revenue Officer. He is responsible for the company's revenue-generation strategy and execution, along with leading and scaling rapidly growing sales and partnership teams. For more than two decades, Evans successfully built high performing sales teams at high-growth technology companies and data providers. For more than five years at Qualtrics, he played a critical role in the growth and expansion of a global sales team culminating in the company's record-breaking $8B acquisition by SAP. He also held executive sales leadership roles at PROS, InMoment, and AxisPointe.

James Robert Lay

James Robert Lay

Founder and CEO of Digital Growth Institute

James Robert Lay is one of the world’s leading digital marketing authors, speakers, and advisors for financial brands. As a digital anthropologist based in Houston, TX, James Robert is the author of the bestselling book, Banking on Digital Growth. He is also the founder and CEO of the Digital Growth Institute where he has guided more than 520 financial brands on a mission to simplify digital marketing and sales strategies that empower banks and credit unions to generate 10X more loans and deposits.

James Robert has been named one of the Financial Brand’s “Top Global Financial Services Influencers to Follow,” a CUNA “Credit Union Rock Star,” and a CU Times “Under 40 Trailblazer.” His insights have been featured in leading media outlets including Entrepreneur.com, US News and World Report, Quartz, The Financial Brand, American Banker, CU Times, and CU Journal among many others and frequently shares his research and insights at industry events and universities throughout the United States.

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