Tempe, AZ (PRWEB) March 7, 2011
Concierge Communications, a Tempe-based communications and technology broker, announced today that Clark Atwood, Vice President, has been selected as a speaker for a session at the 2011 Channel Partners Conference & Expo, the communications industry's only event exclusively for indirect sales focused on transforming their businesses to become the next-generation solutions providers. The Expo will take place March 13-15, 2011 at the Aria Resort & Casino in Las Vegas.
Clark Atwood will be speaking in the session entitled “Communications in the Cloud: Threat or Opportunity?” at 10:30 am on Monday, March 14, 2011. The session will teach channel partners what is driving the move to the cloud, how hosted service offers impact core voice sales, and whether there is money to be made. Registration for the Conference & Expo Package is required for admission to this session; visit http://www.channelpartnersconference.com for registration details.
“I am excited to share with agents the prospective in the industry of how recent and future shifts in communications will impact them” said Atwood. “We only see this level of change every couple of decades. Agents are finding themselves wondering if yesterday’s partner is the competitor of tomorrow. We will explore these questions and answers in a way that I believe will be valuable to those looking to keep their business models current with industry changes.”
Concierge Communications has a proven track record as a cloud services industry leader. Atwood has been a speaker and a panel moderator at previous Channel Partners Expo events. He is a member of the Cloud Convergence Council, a council formed by Virgo Publishing and The 2112 Group that considers strategic issues, opportunities, and challenges and sets governance and performance expectations for independent communication and technology agencies. Concierge Communications is a founding member of the Cloud Services Coalition, an organization of master agencies focused on representing cloud services.
About Concierge Communications
Concierge is a no-cost, national consulting, business communications and technology solutions broker, representing over 40 different business communications providers. Concierge offers a single source for a variety of business technology needs. For more information, visit http://www.conciergecom.com or call 888.353.9900.
About Channel Partners Conference & Expo
The Channel Partners Conference & Expo (http://www.channelpartnersconference.com) is the communications industry’s only event exclusively for indirect sales organizations – agents, VARs, systems integrators, interconnects and consultants – focused on transforming their businesses to become converged solutions providers. Produced by Channel Partners (http://www.channelpartnersonline.com), the event is produced twice annually in the spring and fall and features future-proofing advice from thought-leading speakers and how-to courses on best practices, technology and strategy. Topics range from hot technologies and new opportunities to partnering, diversification, sales tips and skills building.
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