Mother, Volunteer, and Director in Austin, Texas
Amanda McGuckin Hager is a B2B technology marketer with over 20 years of experience. She is currently a Director of Demand Strategy at Rackspace, the leader in Managed Cloud. There, she develops the demand strategy supporting 3 business units with 25+ product lines.
Amanda has been named one of Austin's Top 10 B2B Demand Gen Marketers, one of the Top 50 Austin Techies to follow on Twitter, and one of the Top 200 Voices in Big Data and Analytics. Her work was named one of Marketing Sherpa's Top 3 Case Studies of 2014.
Amanda developed her business acumen by repeatedly scaling metrics and creating value for a number of PE and VC-backed startups (including PeopleAdmin, aquired by Vista Equity Group, BlackLocus, acquired by HomeDepot, and Infochimps, acquired by CSC), and established technology companies like: Dell Computers, SolarWinds (Forbes #1 Best Small Company in America), NetQoS (bought by CA), and Pervasive Software (acquired by Actian).
She is an accomplished speaker, board member and mentor (TechStars and Capital Factory.) She believes in integrity, community and the power of connection. She has lived and volunteered in Austin for over 25 years, where she's raising her two sons, Jonas and Jhett.