The founder of Two Bananas, Marty Thompson has worked as a marketing and product marketing consultant within the technology space for over 15 years, and is a veteran of the Silicon Valley craze of the 90’s. He has helped a variety of companies, such as Cisco Systems, KPMG Consulting, Apple, Siemens, Allied Signal, IBM, Compaq, HP, Arrow Electronics, Extricity, Peregrine Systems, and Consona CRM. Most recently, before resurrecting Two Bananas, he was the social business strategist at DK New Media. He continues to offer a voice of clarity and reason in the increasingly complex intersection of technology and business.
Lynn Stafford, as the co founder of Two Bananas, champions more effective use of storytelling and authentic communications by connecting culture to brands and brands to culture. As Senior Vice President, and Creative Director at BBDO Detroit, Lynn was responsible for creating, developing and executing B2B and B2C communication events, product launches, and consumer events. As Executive Manager for the BBDO Presentations Group, he led and fostered an energized, creative culture holding the context to elevate the iconic Diamler Chrysler Brands. He consults and leads workshops on a wide range of topics, ranging from social media preparedness to internal/external branding initiatives. Lynn has a passion for improving a company’s capacity for creativity and productivity by fostering personal and professional growth.
Lynn has served a number of non-profits and Fortune 100 companies as a corporate storyteller, speaker, facilitator, speech and video writer including: BMW, Mobil Oil, Stanley Tools, St. Francis Hospital, Merck, Tangram, Upjohn, GE, Scholastic Magazine, Clarian Health, CB Richard Ellis, Met Life, Prudential, Sunoco, University of Hawaii and Package Right.Tweet