Clayton is a proven marketing professional with more than 10 years of experience in product marketing, digital marketing, content marketing, and event marketing. His experience spans both B2B and B2C industries with a specialty in tech.
Currently, Clayton is Product Marketing Manager at LinkedIn on the Consumer team, focused on making LinkedIn a safe place for the world's professionals. Previously at LinkedIn, he was a Product Marketing Manager on the Consumer Small Business team helping small businesses grow.
Clayton is also a freelance marketing consultant. He assists his clients with their marketing strategy and digital marketing execution including SEO, digital advertising, and social media marketing.
Before joining LinkedIn, Clayton was Product Marketing Manager at Highfive, a modern video conferencing provider, where he led company messaging, go-to-market strategy, press relations, analyst relations, event marketing (conferences, customer events, & webinars), content marketing, and social media marketing.
At Highfive, Clayton started as Growth Marketing Manager and handled search engine optimization (SEO) and digital advertising across multiple channels including Google AdWords, Bing Ads, Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and Spiceworks.
Prior to Highfive, Clayton was as an Account Manager at Twitter in San Francisco where he worked with high spending small to medium business (SMB) advertisers to optimize and grow their Twitter Ads campaigns. In addition, Clayton worked with the Marketing and Global Sales Intelligence teams in driving advertiser acquisitions through paid marketing on Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Twitter Ads. He also facilitated mass email marketing for the Global Inside Sales team to increase incremental revenue from current and lapsed advertisers.
In his free time, Clayton has a goal of trying all of the boba shops in the Bay Area. You can follow him for recommendations and reviews at @thebobanerd on Instagram.