As previous President and CEO of Blue Sky Factory, Greg Cangialosi built a reputation as a pioneer in today's online landscape. He is a seasoned e-mail marketing veteran, developing and executing successful strategies for a wide and diverse client base.
His client base at Blue Sky Factory includes companies such as Disney, GM/Pontiac, Verizon Wireless, U2, Justin Timberlake, and various Fortune 500 companies.
Blue Sky Factory has been known as a 100% bootstrapped company as they have been profitable for the past 8 years.
Greg is a seasoned lecturer on the topic of email marketing and social media, and is also the lead author of "The Business Podcasting Book," a primer on new media for marketers.
Some of Greg’s other noticeable achievements include Baltimore Smart CEO Magazine's “Future 50” for two years in a row, E&Y “Entrepreneur of the Year” finalist in 2010, and “Inc 5000” for three years in a row.
As a ambassador of email marketing and new media, Greg Cangialosi has built a reputation as a pioneer in today's online landscape. He is a seasoned e-mail marketing veteran, developing and executing successful strategies for a wide and diverse client base.
Over the years, Greg helped Blue Sky Factory develop the email marketing for brands of national and international scope, from leading Fortune 500 companies to performing artists such as U2 and Justin Timberlake. In addition to a focus in email marketing, he has also pioneered new media initiatives for companies including Verizon Wireless, GM/Pontiac, and Disney.
Blue Sky Factory was acknowledged for the Inc 5000 award under Greg’s lead for being one America’s fastest growing private companies. They have been on the list for 3 consecutive years. Blue Sky Factory was also given Smart CEO Future 50 award for being one of the fastest growing companies in Greater Baltimore for 2 years. The company has been a 100% bootstrapped organization for 8 years and Greg was a finalist for the E&Y Entrepreneur of the Year in 2010. The E&Y award is given to only the most prestigious, innovative and inspirational entrepreneurs in America.
Due to their rapid success, Blue Sky Factory was recently acquired by WhatCounts, a company based in Atlanta, Georgia. He will remain on the board at Blue Sky Factory and will also do product consulting for WhatCounts. He will take some time off and begin serving as an angel investor.
Greg received his B.A. in English in 1996 from University of Maryland Baltimore County. He is the lead author the “The Business Podcasting Book” and also continually updates his online blog, The Trend Junkie. He is a seasoned lecturer on the topic of email marketing and social media for all over the region. He is a husband and father interested in media, business, marketing, music and technology.