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Blog posts by Dan Saks

News & Updates

Focusing on Building Business Relationships in Japan

As AppDirect’s co-CEO, I’ve had the opportunity to travel the globe and visit dozens of cities around the world. This week, I’m excited to make my fir...

By Dan Saks / AppDirect / Feb 19, 2018

News & Updates

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau Visits AppDirect, Talks Growth and Innovation

One of my favorite parts of my job is to welcome visitors to AppDirect’s headquarters in San Francisco and give them a tour. It’s gratifying to not on...

By Dan Saks / AppDirect / Feb 09, 2018

Industry Insights

The Platform Economy Is Here. Here’s How to Become a Major Player

Many of today’s most successful companies share one thing in common: They have no inventory. Airbnb doesn’t own any hotels, Lyft doesn’t own any cars,...

By Dan Saks / AppDirect / Jan 15, 2018

Industry Insights

The Top Four MSP Trends That Will Shape 2018

For years, managed service providers (MSPs) have heard the same cry: “adapt to cloud or die.” In 2018, the march to the scaffold will be shorter than ...

By Dan Saks / AppReseller / Jan 03, 2018

News & Updates

Google Partnership, Platform Updates Take Center Stage at Engage

When AppDirect was founded in 2009, our mission was clear: to help businesses find, buy, and use the technology tools they need to be successful. We d...

By Dan Saks / AppMarket / Sep 26, 2017


SaaS Sales on a Collision Course

Learn more about how today’s SaaS sales environment demands experimentation and flexibility.

By Dan Saks / AppDirect / May 13, 2016