ADVODA Concludes Largest CommUnity Sales Conference in Its Nine-Year History
Attendance up 35% with 65% of attendees receiving CompTIA sales certifications on-site. Hybrid IT, IT transformation, cloud computing, and security identified as topics of top priority.
GREENWOOD VILLAGE Colo.– July 30, 2015 — ADVODA, a national master agent, today announced its CommUnity 2015 national sales conference was the largest in its nine-year history with nearly 250 attendees, up 35% from 2014. The event was held at Sports Authority Field at Mile High and was attended by existing and prospective ADVODA sales partners including value added resellers, value added distributors, master agents, individual agents and brokers as well as ADVODA technology suppliers.
CommUnity 2015 Highlights
- 35% increase in year-over-year attendance
- 65% of attendees received CompTIA sales certification on-site
- Largest sponsor presence/vendor expo in event history
- Hybrid IT, IT transformation, cloud computing, and security identified as top focus for attendees
- 20+ speakers including Colorado Technology Association president Erik Mitisek, Gagen MacDonald CIO Molly Rauzi, MainNerve CEO Bruce Parkman, and CenturyLink Cloud Ambassador Jared Ruckle
- Platinum Sponsor: Access Point, Gold Sponsors: Vonage, Momentum, CenturyLink & Comcast
“ADVODA would like to thank the many sponsors, individuals and companies who made CommUnity 2015 such a success,” said Hilary Fox, ADVODA president and COO. “We strive to find creative ways to add more value for our partners than any master agent in the industry. For CommUnity 2015, our goal was to arm partners with new skills and insights into today’s latest technologies and sales tactics leading to increased revenues and future preparedness. According to partner feedback, we exceeded expectations.”
Of the numerous topics and technologies covered at CommUnity 2015, attendees identified hybrid IT, IT transformation, cloud computing, and security as their top areas of focus for the next year. CommUnity first started in 2007 as a small gathering of partners to talk sales strategy and new services available to the ecosystem. Today, it has grown to a 2-day event with guest speakers, vendor expo, national influencers, fundraising for local charities, CompTIA formal training sessions, VIP team building activities and more.
For more information on CommUnity, please visit http://community.advoda.com.
ADVODA is a national master agent that optimizes technology sales engagements between service providers and customers. 2,000+ companies choose ADVODA for the speed-to-market, accuracy, and satisfaction that comes from our hands-on solution sales process and thorough project and lifecycle management. ADVODA services include WAN, Internet, voice, cloud, data centers, managed infrastructure, assessments, and IT consulting. Products are delivered from 50+ ADVODA-vetted services providers ranging from niche operators to the world’s largest carriers. ADVODA offers a rewarding partner program for technology sales organizations such as value-added resellers (VARs) and managed IT services providers (MSPs) with a core focus on enablement, pre/post-sales support, and customer satisfaction. visit www.advoda.com.
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