Tarek is an accomplished five time entrepreneur. His new venture, Cerkl, is driving audience engagement and helping his customers earn email opens rates that are double the national average. He shares how he is doing this. And, he answers this BIG and very insightful question: What does it mean to be productive when you shift from Founder to CEO?
Name: Tarek Kamil, CEO & Founder
Powerful Promise of Value: Cerkl automatically creates personalized communication for each member of your audience based on their interests and delivers it on their schedule, through their automated personalization technology.
Headquartered In: Cincinnati, Ohio
Favorite Productivity Software: Google Products
Hiring Advice: He suggests asking a candidate, “What do you do in your spare time?” (He says this helps with understanding genuine interests and passions.)
Powerful CEO Question: Tarek suggests opening up problems to everyone on the team, not just the person who has functional responsibility for that issue.
Sponsored by: Khorus
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