The BEST way for SaaS professionals in the Southeast to learn, connect, and be inspired.
The half-day event is jam-packed with SaaS best practice stories, lessons learned, and actionable takeaways from the top thought leaders in the industry.
This forum is geared towards:
SaaS founders with an MVP they’ve taken to market, who are focused on company growth
SaaS leaders that want to connect with other leaders who are facing the same growing pains
SaaS professionals who’ve experienced the challenges of the startup journey, that want to build products and teams that matter
Never been a part of a startup? Still want to be inspired? You’ll have an opportunity to learn from the best, and prepare yourself for what’s ahead.
As for the program, we’ve broken it out into sales, marketing, product/engineering, and people, with plenty of time for networking on both ends of the sessions.
Rapid Fire Learning Sessions
4 Rapid Fire Learning Sessions on Sales, Marketing, Product/Engineering, and People.
Plus: Networking with the top SaaS professionals in the Southeast.
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm : Network & Welcome
1:30 pm - 2:00 pm : Rapid Fire Sales Session with Brad McGinity
Brad McGinity leads the Revenue Organization at 15Five, including sales, customer success and customer support. He previously co-founded Windsor Circle, a predictive marketing and analytics software provider, where he was the VP of Sales and a Board member of the company. He was also the top performing sales exec at Bronto Software before its acquisition by Netsuite.
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm : Rapid Fire Marketing Session with Jeff Perkins
Jeff Perkins is Chief Marketing Officer of Parkmobile, the leading provider mobile parking solutions. Prior to Parkmobile, Jeff was the CMO of QASymphony where he helped establish the brand and grow revenue 500% over a three-year period. He also has held senior marketing leadership positions at PGi and AutoTrader.com. Jeff started his career grinding it out in the NYC ad industry at Saatchi & Saatchi. His experiences range from traditional to digital, B2C to B2B, and agency-side to client-side.
2:30 pm - 2:45 pm : Break + Networking
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm : Rapid Fire Product/Engineering Session with Jonathan Manuzak
Jonathan is the CTO of CodeGuard and has been responsible for overseeing the product architecture, engineering efforts, project management and customer service for over 7 years. He has been able to help CodeGuard grow from the prototype stage to the stable, scalable and mature platform it is today.
3:15 pm - 3:45 pm : Rapid Fire People Session with Christine Kaszubski
Christine Kaszubski s the Chief People Officer (CPO) at SalesLoft. As SalesLoft’s first human resources executive, she is dedicated to helping the company attract and retain the best, most-diverse talent, while building industry leading programs and core value driven culture. Christine has more than 20 years of Human Resource and Organizational Development experience. Prior to SalesLoft she served as CPO with Commissions Inc. (CINC), VP of Human Resources at C2 Education, and Senior Human Resources Business Partner for Dunkin’ Brands.
3:45 pm - 4:00 pm : Break + Networking
Josh Pigford is the Founder & CEO of Baremetrics, which provides revenue analytics and insights to businesses of all sizes. He writes and shares more than he should on topics like growth, transparency, startups, marketing and psychology. 15 years in, he’s still winging it.
4:45 pm - 6:00 pm : Happy Hour Networking