Automation and Humans, Can They Co-Exist?

The New Level Podcast is a new channel sponsored by Vantree Systems, where you will get to hear a lot about automation technology trends. The show, presented by Philip Aguib and Theresa Forman, focuses on inviting industry experts across multiple sectors to share new ideas and concepts to help humans elevate their business. The podcast’s main objective is to transmit knowledge about technological trends and understand how they affect us.   

Two passionate industry leaders host the podcast. Theresa Forman has been a marketing consultant in the IT industry for over 20 years and is now the Chief Strategy Officer at Acart Communications and has expertise in building brands and customer experience globally. The second host, Philip Aguib, is the Director of Sales and Marketing at Vantree Systems. Philip has over 15 years of experience in the food and beverage and technology space. They both invite us to join them on a journey to gain industry insights with special guests who are experts in core sectors that drive automation across the world. Their views on topics and trends are independent of Vantree’s and bring a broader perspective and value on how humans are affected by technologies. The podcast is truly a dedicated platform where leaders spread ideas and concepts to bring the business world to a New Level.   

The podcast is now available on more than seven online platforms, including SpotifyBreakerYouTubeGoogle Podcast, and more. Every discussion focuses on a current trend about which the special guest is interviewed between 30 min to 1 hr.  

Each podcast discussion highlights automation trends, delves into more in-depth topics and questions during the interviews, and finally gives advice and insights to business leaders and professionals who want to bring their business to the Next Level.   

In Episode 2, “Business Intelligence Discussion,” the hosts welcome Corey Mendelsohn, a specialist in consulting with IBM Cognos BI for more than 25 years and President at NewIntelligence. Among many other topics, Corey gives the listeners his views on how we can help companies adopt an organizational philosophy that empowers users through business analytics tools and the benefits they can expect from it.  

In Episode 5, Phil and Theresa welcome Elizabeth Sinclair, Director of Marketing at BarTender® Software by Seagull Scientific, to talk about new label software industry trends. Topics discussed are new technologies in supply chain operations, label regulations, label content control, and good practices. Elizabeth shares with the hosts her view on adopting this type of software technology and making the best out of an investment in digital transformation.  

In Episode 6, the team invites Tim Hughes, Co-Founder and CEO of DLA Ignite, who has over 30 years of experience in sales, marketing, and business development. He talks to us about social selling and the significant impact social media have on organizations. This episode highlights substantial changes at the seller and buyer’s level since digital transformation began and how individuals can implement automation techniques in social selling while always keeping the customer at the center of each engagement. Tim also shares his opinion on a more humanistic approach to selling, taking a stance on social issues, and employee and customer well-being during the pandemic. 

The New Level Podcast has covered other trends and topics, including cybersecurity, cloud migration, digital transformation in wholesale distribution, and much more. If you are interested in these topics, please subscribe to your preferred platforms and get the most up-to-date content about our industry. 

You can like and share podcast content with friends, business partners and can suggest new topics you want The New Level Podcast to discuss next!    

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