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Media Alert: AppDirect Exec to Speak at Cloud Channel Summit 2014

November 30, 2014

Company’s President and Co-CEO Daniel Saks Joins Panel to Discuss the Power of Partnerships in Cloud Service Commerce

SAN FRANCISCO, Calif., December 1, 2014 – AppDirect, the cloud service commerce company, announced today that Daniel Saks, President and Co-CEO, will speak at Cloud Channel Summit 2014, December 3, 2014, in San Diego, Calif. Saks will join the panel, “Combining Forces with Channel Partners to Win in the Cloud Marketplace,” sharing partnership strategies and best practices for successful cloud service marketplaces.

Over the past five years, AppDirect has continued to drive leadership and innovation in the emerging cloud service commerce market. Founded with the vision of providing an easy way for businesses to find, buy, manage and monitor cloud services, the company has partnered with
businesses that include Fortune 500 companies as well as industry leaders in retail, financial services, cloud infrastructure and deployment, and more, to build a strong cloud services ecosystem. AppDirect also partners with and serves as a distribution channel for leading ISVs.
The company has participated in all four of the Cloud Channel Summit events.

When: December 3, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. – 11:40 a.m.

What: AppDirect President and Co-CEO Daniel Saks will participate in the panel, “Combining Forces with Channel Partners to Win in the Cloud Marketplace,” at Cloud Channel Summit 2014.

Who: Panelists include Saks; Garrett Jones, VP of Sales, Spanning, an EMC company; Sally Taylor-Shoff, VP of Product Management, FICO; and William Vablais, Head of KNOX Marketplace Developer Relations, Samsung. The panel will be moderated by Jeff Kaplan, Managing Director, THINKStrategies and host of Cloud Channel Summit.

Where: San Diego Marriott & Convention Center, San Diego, California. For more information, visit

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About AppDirect
AppDirect is the cloud service commerce leader making software and products accessible globally. The AppDirect cloud service commerce platform unites distributors, developers and consumers of cloud services into a single ecosystem. This makes it easy for businesses to find, buy and manage cloud services from a central location and delivers new opportunities for providers to distribute, sell, and market cloud services. AppDirect-powered marketplaces, billing and distribution, and reselling services help providers—including Telstra, ADP, Samsung, Deutsche Telekom and others—connect millions of business users to solutions from Microsoft, Google, Box and more. AppDirect is headquartered in San Francisco with global offices. Learn more at

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