Channel Marketer Report

Channel Marketing

SproutLoud Awarded Second Patent Protecting Its Co-Op Marketing Model

Marketing technology company SproutLoud has been awarded a second patent from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) protecting its distributed marketing ecosystems. This new patent specifically covers SproutLoud’s Co-Op Marketing model, which supports change management by helping clients move from reimbursement systems to co-pay. SproutLoud’s distributed marketing platform allows brands to make both claims and reimbursement […]

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Channel Vanity Metrics: What You See Isn’t Always What You Get

By Kelsey Worsham, Content Marketing Manager, Zift Solutions Let me paint a picture for you: you think your company is pushing campaigns and through-channel activities that are resulting in engagement and ROI. Your performance reporting should be supporting this. But, month after month, you’re coming up short on results – and ending up seriously frustrated. […]

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Gorilla Corp. Enhances Partner Pulse Platform With Partner Scorecarding Module

Gorilla Corporation, a channel and partnership strategy and execution service provider, has launched a new module for its Partner Pulse solution that profiles, tracks, and scores channel partners’ capabilities, activities and results. The new Scorecarding module enables channel leaders to customize activities to focus on active partners for ranking and tiering and defining next steps. […]

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At HPE, Data Helps Find Sharpest Needles In Partner Haystack

Channel marketers are becoming increasingly selective in choosing partners to participate in specific marketing campaigns. Employing new technologies to discover which partners are more capable of supporting modern marketing initiatives or have demonstrated support of their brands, channel leaders are boosting the effectiveness of their through-channel marketing programs. Laura Seymour, Senior Director, Global Partner Marketing […]

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Partner Program Leaders To Reconvene For In-Person Sharing At #B2BSMX In Boston, August 9-11

B2B Sales & Marketing Exchange (B2BSMX) is returning to its live and in-person format at the Encore Resort & Casino in Boston, August 9-11. Hosted virtually last October, the educational and networking event offers partner program leaders a robust agenda of presentations addressing emerging opportunities and challenges in business ecosystem optimization. Larry Walsh, CEO and […]

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Netskope Enables Partners To Win Soaring SASE Opportunities

With the soaring adoption of secure access service edge (SASE) architecture, providers have been making significant efforts to enable their channel ecosystems to meet the on-going demand. Earlier this year, for example, Netskope launched Netskope Prime, an invitation-only program for distinguished Netskope partner technical experts. The intention of the program is to recognize and develop […]

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Allbound Builds Integration For HubSpot Platform

Allbound has built a certified integration for the HubSpot platform and joined HubSpot’s App Partner Program. HubSpot, a leading customer relationship management (CRM) platform, works hand-in-hand with app partners to help grow their business through extending the product value of their apps, and distributing quality apps through the HubSpot App Marketplace. This enhances the channel sales capacity […]

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Channel Leaders, Partner Program Experts To Zero In On Segment-Specific Marketing At B2BMX Conference

Prominent partner marketing practitioners and leading channel program experts will explore the benefits of implementing segment-specific or account-based marketing initiatives with partners at the B2B Marketing Exchange: Next-Level ABM, June 7-10. The Next-Level ABM theme was selected after a review of feedback from attendees of the B2B Marketing Exchange On-Line Experience held in February. Post-event […]

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With More B2B Buyers Shopping Digitally, Vendors Promote Marketplaces To Partners

With B2B e-commerce sales projected to reach $1.2 trillion in the United States this year, it’s no surprise that vendors are making big investment in their own digital marketplaces. Earlier this year, Lori Wizdo, Vice President, Principal Analyst, B2B Marketing, at Forrester, cited data from Venture Scanners that said there were almost 230 B2B marketplaces […]

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Purechannels, A Channel Sales & Marketing Specialist, Opens North American Office

Purechannels, a dedicated channel sales and marketing specialist, is expanding into North America. The move comes after the company experienced record growth over the past 12 months, recording a 50% uplift in new client acquisition. Leading the US operations from Purechannels’ new North American headquarters in North Carolina is channel executive Mike Ammann, who has […]

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