Channel Marketer Report

Author Archives

Channel Foundations: A Back To Basics Guide for Channel Leaders

The channel didn’t need a pandemic to compel channel leaders re-think how they go to market through and with their partner ecosystems.  To successfully cross the paths of business-unit decision makers on their anything-but-Waze-directed buyer’s journey, vendors and their partners have had to become increasingly agile and spontaneous. But to ensure that vendor and partner […]

Read More

Video Tops List Of Preferred Content For Information-Hungry B2B Buyers

Channel marketers are generally aligning their go-to-market activities with the content preferences of B2B buyers. A comparison of two recent surveys indicates that a majority of brands are reaching out to prospects with rich online media, social messages, and cases studies and testimonials. B2B buyers said they rely on more content than they did the […]

Read More

How Vendors Can Accelerate Transformation of Their Channel Strategies to Support XaaS

With the global anything-as-a-service (XaaS) market projected to reach almost $345 billion by 2024, having a clear understanding and strategy for transforming a  channel for XaaS will be one of the most important factors in an organization’s success in 2020 and beyond. In their recently published whitepaper, Accelerating Partner Transformation in an XaaS World, authors […]

Read More

Michelle Gunter Joins Partner Perspectives As Executive Vice President

Partner Perspectives, a global management consulting agency, has named Michelle Gunter as Executive Vice President. Gunter has more than 20 years in the industry, holding numerous sales and channel leadership roles. Prior to joining Partner Perspectives, Gunter was Senior Vice President, Client Services, Global Partner Channels with MarketStar, a global Sales as a Service company. […]

Read More

Investments In Channel Programs Lag Despite Measurable Impact On Revenue

While the 2020 State of the Partner Ecosystem report by Crossbeam, a collaborative data platform provider, clearly confirmed that partner programs have a measurable impact on vendor revenue, it also indicated that many companies are not fully supporting their channel initiatives. More than 90% of the respondents to the survey said partnerships have measurable impact on […]

Read More

New Buyer Journeys For Business Outcome Solutions Require Remaking The Channel

While everything old is obviously NOT new again about the solutions and services that IT buyers are seeking or the way they shop for them, channel organizations continue to struggle with same ol’ same ol’ challenges. In its 2020 State of Partnering report, PartnerPath, a consulting firm, identified six major trends that are shaking up […]

Read More

Digital-Savvy Staffers Charged With Researching Solutions And Services

While the people empowered to sign off on final decisions about which software or service to buy are generally older than 35 years of age, the employees who begin to assemble the list of products for them to consider are typically younger, reported Clutch, a ratings and review platform for IT, marketing and business service providers. […]

Read More

Webinfinity Expands Executive Team With Business Development, Marketing VPs

Webinfinity, a provider of SaaS-based solutions for driving personalized engagement at scale, has expanded its management team. Phil Iserino has been named VP, Business Development overseeing relationships with prospective enterprises looking to expand their revenue through increased engagement with partners, customers or even internal employee teams. Elizabeth Chaney has been named VP Marketing with a […]

Read More

Allbound PRM Solution Can Automatically Sync Data With HubSpot Platform

Allbound, a partner relationship management solution provider, has launched a new integration for HubSpot. Through the integration, companies can now automatically integrate partner sourced contacts and opportunities from Allbound and sync data inside the HubSpot platform. HubSpot is a leading growth platform with more than 74,300 total customers in more than 120 countries using its software, […]

Read More

B2BMX Speakers: Evolving Buyer Journeys, Shifting Partner GTM Plans Require New Channel Strategies

With more than 75% of commercial transactions flowing through indirect channels, few companies have the option to not focus more attention on optimizing their partner sales and marketing programs. But as channel experts stressed in the eight sessions included in the Channel Marketing agenda of last month’s B2B Marketing Exchange in Scottsdale, planning, implementing and […]

Read More

Page 1 of 2712345...1020...Last »