'Smarketing' The Power of Aligning Sales And Marketing For Business Growth

Thank you to all who attended our first Sales Professionals Network Event. “Smarketing” – the power of aligning Sales & Marketing to grow your business.   1st June 2017: 6pm – 7.30pm Portershed Galway   

Fantastic feedback on the event.  Check out survey results of the night. Sales Professionals Network Survey Results which gives an indication of other topics sales professionals want to engage with.

Thank you to Jeanne Hopkins, Chief Marketing Officer Ipswitch our key note speaker. Jeanne Hopkins 

Thank you also to our panel of industry leaders across retail, technology, tourism/events and  indigenous entrepreneurial enterprises.  Software Sales - Jeanne Hopkins, Ipswitch    Indigenous Company/ Entrepreneur - Frank Cashman, Anecto Ltd, Retail - Donal Vaughan, Vaughan Shoes, Hospitality & Tourism - Sinead Cassidy, Galway Racecourse, Digital - John Conlon, Google,  MC for the evening Fergal O Connor, CEO, Buymedia.ie    The panel is a combination of experts in sales and marketing and indigenous companies who have a need for sales to grow.    

To get a glimpse of the evening,or a recall if you were in attendance, Jeanne's presentation is available to view Smarketing Algning Sales and Marketing for Business Growth and photos of the evening click Smarketing Event Photos

Regional Skills West Forum (regionalskills.ie) is an initiative which is industry driven, by identifying the skills shortages of regional based businesses and linking with education. Educational stakeholders include NUI Galway, GMIT, GRETB, MSLETB and Skillnets. Mark Gantly of Hewlett Packard is the Chair of the Regional Skills Forum.  The Sales Professionals Network is an initiative instigated under the West Regional Skills Forum.

 Sales Professionals Network steering committee includes John McArdle, EMEA Channel Director Ipswitch, Richard Haxby, MD MathWorks , John Horkan, CEO Horkan Group, Lorraine Banks, GM Eurostar Conferences , Frank Cashman, MD of Anecto Ltd., Ruairí Conroy GM Siteminder EMEA and Renate Kohlmann Director, EU Sales & Service Wayfair                                                             

 For more information on the development of a Sales Professionals Network for the west Sales Professionals Network