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The following are testimonials from the 2012 Cloud Channel Summit.

“Thanks again for organizing another meaningful and intimate event for those passionate about reselling cloud services! The discussion around the Cloud and Channel was relevant, timely, and sparked clear trends in the industry. We look forward to participating again next year.”

– Daniel Saks, CEO, AppDirect
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“What a day! You knocked it out of the park. Congratulations on a day well spent by all.”

– Mitch Morgan, Growth Achievement Partners

“Cloudplace is my third startup in Cloud – but I never attended such a high quality event with the topic “how to monetize clouds through channels” – as the Cloud Channel Summit in 2012! #1 in speakers, #1 in networking, #1 in information! Looking forward to next year.”

– Tommaso Di Bartolo, Founder & CEO, Cloudplace Inc.

“Overall good subject matter that was accentuated by having very eclectic panel mixes. The variety generated good discussion.”

– Paul Hoffmann, Senior Director Cloud & Technology Solutions, Ingram Micro

“A great event all around.”

– Jamie Perlman, Senior Director, Business Development, Box

The following are testimonials from the 2011 Cloud Channel Summit.

Hear first hand via video interviews from these top executives about why they attended the Cloud Channel Summit:

> Stephen P. Cho, Ph.D. Director, Channels and Business Development, Google Enterprise
Click here to watch Stephen’s interview.

> Ron Huddleston Senior Vice President, ISV Alliances,
Click here to watch Ron’s interview.

> Jon Beck SVP Worldwide Channels & Alliances, OpSource
Click here to watch Jon’s interview.

> Brian Anderson Director, Global Business Development, Dell
Click here to watch Brian’s interview.

> Shlomo Weiss Senior Director of Business Development, SafeNet
Click here to watch Shlomo’s interview.

> Russell Hertzberg Vice President, SaaS and ISV Solutions, SoftServe
Click here to watch Russell’s interview.

> Feyzi Fatehi CEO, Corent Technology
Click here to watch Feyzi’s interview.

“Great event! The content and the attendee quality made this a very helpful event. The energy was strong from beginning to end, challenges were tackled as a group and many new relationships were formed. Anyone looking to do business or accelerate their growth in the cloud should make this a must attend event.”

– David Roth, CEO, AppFirst, Inc.

“The Cloud Channel Summit finally fills a major hole in our industry evolution as the disruption that has hit the software industry with cloud computing is now disrupting the IT channel. Any technology professional in a channel or channel-related position should attend and/or sponsor this event. You won’t be disappointed.”

– Ray Solnik, President, Appnomic Systems, Inc.

“The Cloud Channel Summit was a fantastic opportunity to learn successful tips for partnering and building a partner ecosystem. The Summit provided great networking with senior executives and potential partners. This is a must attend event for anyone looking to grow their channel.”

– Rhianna Collier, Vice President, Software Division, SIIA

“The Cloud Channel Summit was extremely helpful in providing validation of our channel strategies, as well as giving us new ideas on how we may best leverage the channel in the future.”

– Cyrus Rafii, Manager of Business Development, Symplified

“The Cloud Channel Summit produced one of the highest ROIs I have experienced from any Conference. I look forward to attending and sponsoring the Summit in 2012.”

Feyzi Fatehi, Founder/CEO, Corent Technology

“This was a well-designed event at a great location - the Computer History Museum. As a sponsor, speaker and attendees, we received tremendous value participating at the Cloud Channel Summit. We made a number of friends, contacts and learned a lot. We certainly recommend doing this again and truly look forward to the next summit. Kudos to Jeff, Marc and company for pulling this off, and making us feel and look good.”

- Jay Mejia, PR Director, Aryaka

“This is one of the most informative and worthwhile conferences that I have attended. The keynotes were thoughtfully prepared and delivered. The panel discussions were lively and brought together industry experts with a variety of perspectives. It was great to talk with so many attendees who were willing to share their ideas, challenges, and experiences.”

- Natalie Silvesti, President, Channel Management Group, Inc.
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