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Thought leadership, education and networking.

We have many more events than our own programs which are listed below. We do two annual parties and partner with other organizations for networking events and other programs. Generally this totals about fifteen annual events our membership can participate in.

Previous Events:

Date: November 12, 2014
Topic: Social Media 2015: What Do We Know?
Moderator: Chris Jeffers, Founder and SVP Business Development, netFactor
Panelists:
Brett Schklar, Founder and CEO, Market Creation Group
Don Springer, VP Product Management/Strategy Cloud Social Platform, Oracle
Sarah Jordan, VP Marketing, PaySimple
Michelle Burrows, VP Marketing, Zen Planner

Date: October 14, 2014
Topic: IP and Patent Offices: Including A Look at Our New Denver Office
Moderator: Mark Schafer, Associate, Cooley LLP
Speakers: Russ Slifer, Director, Rocky Mountain Region USPTO

Date: September 16, 2014
Topic: The Aftermath of The Deal: Creating the Highest Value in your Sale Transaction
Moderator: Jim Franklin, CEO, SendGrid
Panelists:
Rex O'Neal, Partner, Sage Law Group
Lou Faust, CEO, ArrivingHome
Joe Zell, Partner, Grotech Ventures

Date: May 15, 2014
Topic: Selling Enterprise Software into International Markets: Direct and Channel
Moderator: Rob McNeill, Vice Consul Trade and Investment, British Consulate
Panelists:
Jay Greenwald, Managing Director, International Revenue ACCELERATION and Former Sr. International Channel Director, Voltage Security, and President, Emerging Markets Division, Sterling Software
Katrin Windsor, Executive Coach, Creating Thunder and Founder, International Business Circle (IBC) and Former Director, Global Strategic Partnerships, Pearson Knowledge Technologies, Director Global Solutions, Pearson eCollege and Global Sales Leader, Rogue Wave Software
Dave Fredericks, VP Sales and Marketing, Shopventory and Former Sr. Global Director, Oracle and SVP International Sales, Decisioneering

Date: April 15, 2014
Topic: Agile and The Enterprise
Speakers:
Dean Leffingwell, Chief Methodologist, Scaled Agile
Richard Knaster, Principal Consultant and Thought Leader, Scaled Agile

Date: March 10, 2014
Topic: Leveraging Relationships with Industry Analysts
Moderator: Steve Roch, CEO, CRMCulture
Panelists:
Todd Berkowitz, Research Director, Gartner
David Johnson, Principal Analyst, Forrester Research
Charles Var, VP Marketing, TrackVia

Date: February 27, 2014
Topic: Valuation Considerations in Achieving a Liquidity Event
Speakers:
Ken Mesikapp, Chief Accounting Officer, Rally Software
Chris Csordas, Valuation Manager, CliftonLarsonAllen LLP

Date: January 23, 2014
Topic: Making B2B Sexy for Enterprise Software
Speakers:
Brett Schklar, Founder and CEO, Market Creation Group
Don Bergal, Former Chief Marketing Officer of Confio Software
Mark Stiltner, Creative Director, Market Creation Group
Nadine Pyter, Marketing Director, Confio Software

"It's been good for the community and we've got a tremendous benefit as members!"

Terry Gold,
CEO,
Gold Systems