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Keynote Speakers

Tiffani Bova is a VP and Distinguished Analyst with Gartner Research, where she covers IT sales strategies and channel innovation. She was the recipient of Gartner's Thought Leadership Award in 2013 for her work on the Future of IT Sales. Ms. Bova's area of specialization includes the development of comprehensive sales strategies, such as channel program development and optimization, go-to-market models, and the impact that cloud will have on traditional sales initiatives. Ms. Bova is also one of the lead analysts covering cloud services brokerage (CSB) as a role for service providers and channel companies to play in bringing cloud services to market. In addition, she conducts significant public speaking at major industry events and publishing in leading industry periodicals on these topics.

Jill, one of the most dynamic voices on Social Selling and Modern Marketing, has developed programs to help B2B companies Market, Sell and Service the Modern Buyer. Jill’s expertise is at the nexus of marketing and sales, which can no longer operate as individual silos. Today’s buyers are more knowledgeable than ever about their intended purchases. Jill is a #SocialSelling evangelist and #ModernMarketing expert. She provides strategy and planning, offers keynote speeches and workshops, and has developed curriculum to educate and enable Sales professionals on the Why, What, and How To Do Social Selling. Prior to launching her own company, Jill was the Social Selling Evangelist and Enablement leader at Oracle, she was the top revenue generating Sales professional at Eloqua (known as the "EloQueen"), and a top performing Account Executive at Her work at Oracle included designing, deploying and driving adoption of a global Social Selling program for Oracle’s 23,000 Sales professionals.

Craig is responsible for the overall Service Design and Go-To-Market Strategies of Long View's OnDemand Cloud Services. With over 15 years of Project experience across more than two hundred successful projects ranging from storage to virtualization to disaster recovery. Craig has led some of Long View Systems' largest and most complicated Infrastructure Projects for Customers including Cloud Infrastructure Design, Build and Service Development Initiatives. Over the last 5 years, Craig's role in the majority of these projects has been focused on strategic vision, business requirements gathering and the design of the infrastructure to meet not only the current business requirements, but also those that are likely to arise in the future.
2014 Asigra Hybrid Partner of the Year

As the CEO and founder of Asigra, David Farajun is responsible for Asigra’s technology direction as well as leading the research and development efforts for new innovations to service existing and new markets. A pioneer in cloud backup, David has been innovating in the managed backup space for three decades. David is credited with creating advancements such as agentless software deployment, unified backup and recovery for physical and virtual environments, global deduplication and advanced service provider features such as integrated billing and SLA management. Most recently Asigra invented and took to market the patent pending Asigra Recovery License Model® and a new Software Defined Data Protection Platform that is another first to market milestone for Asigra. In his spare time, David enjoys spending time with this grandchildren and giving back to the community through his ongoing support of multiple local and global charities.

Bob is responsible for helping design and implement storage infrastructure for some of the world’s most innovative and successful public and private clouds. He is an industry expert and frequent presenter on the unique requirements for storage deployed in highly-consolidated virtual server environments.

Marc Staimer is widely known as one of the leading storage market analysts in the network storage and storage management industries providing consulting in the areas of strategic planning, as well as product and market development. Marc's 30 years of marketing, sales, and business experience in the storage, software and systems industries, along with his years of research into the MIS community gives him unique business, systems and market expertise.

Eran is responsible for the company’s global expansion, overseeing sales, marketing, business development and long-term strategic activities for the company's cloud backup and recovery software platform. Additionally, Eran oversees strategic relationships with Asigra’s technology and channel partners who have helped grow deployments of Asigra Cloud Backup to more than 1,000,000 sites worldwide. He has been instrumental in establishing Asigra as a leader in public, private and hybrid cloud backup and recovery, bringing new levels of efficiency to IT constrained organizations, and industries with compliance mandates that are looking to improve data protection. Eran has nearly two decades of experience in the business of technology and holds a law degree from the University of Sheffield in the U.K.

Robert is in the business of helping marketers become stellar storytellers. As the Chief Strategy Officer for the Content Marketing Institute, and Senior Contributing Analyst for Digital Clarity Group, Robert helps develop content marketing and customer experience strategies for large companies such as Oracle, 3M, Abbot Laboratories, The Bill And Melinda Gates Foundation, Allstate Insurance, Staples and Petco – helping them tell their story more effectively. Robert was recently named #6 in the top fifty influencers in Content Marketing. He is a regular columnist for EContent Magazine, and a contributor to Chief Content Officer magazine, iMedia Connection and CMSWire. He co-hosts the podcast ‘This Old Marketing with Joe Pulizzi’ and Robert's book with Joe, Managing Content Marketing, is widely considered the "owner's manual" of the content marketing process. It's been translated into multiple languages and spent two weeks as a top ten marketing book on since its debut in 2011.

Aaron Prickel has a no-nonsense approach to motivating business leaders and sales and marketing teams. That no-nonsense approach is what audiences love about him. He doesn’t hold back, he doesn’t read from a script or a cookie-cutter presentation. He knows how to keep audiences engaged, and provides tips for real-time, real-life challenges.

Aaron is a top-rated speaker and an industry leader in sales-force development. As vice-president and co-owner of Indiana’s largest sales training firm Lushin & Associates Inc., he has more than a decade experience training executives, sales teams and sales managers on how to reach – and often exceed – their business goals. Known for his unique holistic approach to training and coaching, Aaron has helped more than 600 business leaders and sales and marketing professionals from more than 100 companies nationwide simply sell more.


Where else can you spend 3 days with backup and recovery professionals from around the globe. It's a unique and very beneficial experience to be able to learn and share so much information with people in the same market space. – Brent Reichow, CEO,
Blueshift Data Protection
The value we received for the investment that we made was a no-brainer. – Michael McCarthy, Senior Executive Officer,
Armada Backup Services Corporation
The Asigra Partner Summit provides an excellent balance of providing information about the Asigra organisation and product set, interactive discussion and peer networking in a manner that does not leave you feeling as though there is not time for everything. – Richard Gaudin, Consultant,
OnDemand Recovery Ltd