Headline Sponsors Accenture Jigsaw

Participating brands

Headline Sponsors

Accenture is a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company. Combining unparalleled experience, comprehensive capabilities across all industries and business functions, and extensive research on the world's most successful companies, Accenture collaborates with clients to help them become high-performance businesses and governments.

For more information, please visit www.accenture.com

Jigsaw is the world's largest database of up-to-date, downloadable, and complete contact and company information. With a directory of more than 23 million business contacts and over 36,000 contacts added and edited daily by a dedicated user base of over one million, the quality, content, and scope of Jigsaw's world-class contact directory is unrivaled. Every Jigsaw business contact is complete with a phone number (over 70% of which are direct dial), position, company, mailing address, and business email address. Jigsaw also offers free tools for researching companies as well as a user generated company research wiki pages.

For more information, please visit www.jigsaw.com

Hospitality Sponsors

Merkle is a leading customer relationship marketing agency. We offer quantitative, information-based solutions that maximize return on marketing investment (ROMI).

Merkle provides the framework for organizations to aggressively apply database marketing strategies to their marketing programs. For over a decade, Our Think Brand. Act Direct.TM approach has produced superior results for many world-class marketers.

The core of our solution is our highly-flexible and scalable marketing technology platform coupled with our award-winning analytics and creative, driven by our highly-disciplined consultative approach. It is the integration of these competencies that creates superior results for our clients.

For more information, please visit www.merkleinc.com

Technology Sponsors

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BrightTALK provides online events for professionals and their communities. Every day thousands of thought leaders are actively sharing their insights, their ideas and their most up-to-date knowledge with professionals all over the globe through www.brighttalk.com and the online event technologies that BrightTALK has created.

For more information, please visit www.brighttalk.com

Marketwire is the only fully integrated North America-based global newswire. We are a full-service partner to IR, PR, and MarCom professionals seeking premier distribution, media management, multimedia and monitoring solutions. Marketwire’s customer-centric corporate philosophy focuses on being the best by infusing every aspect of its business with the following core attributes: precision, adaptability, innovation, and simplicity.

Marketwire delivers its clients’ news to the world’s media and financial communities. With a reputation for technological leadership, Marketwire offers innovative products and services – including Social Media, Search Engine Optimization, Dashboard Mobile Financial, News Dashboard coverage reports, exclusive access to networks such as the Canadian Press Wire Network, Easy IR and Easy PR workflow solutions, and more – that help communication professionals maximize their effectiveness while ensuring accuracy and best practices. Having merged companies (Market Wire and CCNMatthews) in April 2006, and enjoying a combined history of 25-years of service, Marketwire is now majority-owned by OMERS Capital Partners, the private equity arm of one of Canada’s largest pension funds.

For more information, please visit www.marketwire.com

Media Sponsors

Bizcommunity.com is Africa's leading B2B website and news source of choice for the advertising, marketing, media, medical and retail sectors of the continent. Up-to-the-minute news, durable content comprising research and opinion pieces, and an extensive white paper directory, ensure it remains the leading site of its kind in Africa.

For more information, please visit www.bizcommunity.com

Canvas is the first and only platform for the print sales and marketing professional.  It is a vehicle that deals with the realities of today's printing and communication industry.  For the first time, there is a publication and corresponding support material that focuses on what is truly relevant to the world of the graphic arts professional.  We endeavor to help the transformation of the print service providers to marketing service providers through exploration of intelligent sales techniques, marketing models, and best practices.  By delivering the insights of industry leaders and sales and marketing experts, CANVAS provides education, motivation, and information designed to support the printing and graphic arts industry as never before.

For more information, please visit www.thecanvasmag.com

Econsultancy CMO Summit 2010

Econsultancy is a community where the world's digital marketing and ecommerce professionals meet to sharpen their strategy, source suppliers, get quick answers, compare notes, help each other out and discover how to do everything better online.

Founded in 1999, Econsultancy has grown to become the leading source of independent advice and insight on digital marketing and ecommerce.

Our reports, events, online resources and training programs help our 95,000+ members make better decisions, build business cases, find the best suppliers, look smart in meetings and accelerate their careers.

For more information, please visit www.econsultancy.com

Middle East Journal of Business (MEJB) is brought to you by the publishers of the Middle East Journal of Family Medicine (MEJFM) and the Middle East Journal of Age and Ageing (ME-JAA), via an international collaboration. While the MEJB will have a Health Sector focus the aim is to follow on the success of the existing journals to provide an insider focus to doing business in the Middle East. The journal therefore will cater to Middle East companies wanting to do business with the rest of the world, and international companies wanting to do business in the Middle East. We encourage marketing consultants, business analysts and similar, from the Middle East, to regularly contribute to the journal, with a view to supporting the development and economic growth of the region.

For more information, please visit www.mejb.com

The Wise Marketer aims to provide you with the news, analysis, research and resources you need to keep ahead of the game. All you need to do is register your free membership, and you'll have everything you need in one place.

For more information, please visit www.thewisemarketer.com

AdAsia media is the first organization in Singapore to develop a publication magazine which fully answers the needs of the Asian advertising community. The large format publication with its distinctive red AD runs between 32 and 40 pages each month. Regular features include Agency of the Month, Creative Showcase, Off my Chest, Marketing Case Study, Book Reviews, Best Web Site and columns on planning, internet and creative by guest contributors. AdAsia has become the leading magazine in Singapore and has been voted Best Trade Media in Asia by the Society of Publishers Asia. Today the magazine has subscribers throughout Asia and as far away as New York and London.

For more information, please visit www.adasiaonline.com

MediaBUZZ aims to make an impact in the Asia Pacific region through its online publication Asian e-Marketing, which is designed to empower marketers in the vibrant, ever-changing, electronic marketing environment.

Asian e-Marketing is a pioneer in the region, covering the digital age and zooming in on the increasingly valuable and indispensable tools of today’s marketers - the Internet and mobile devices.

Circulated every month twice to more than 20,000 top management and marketing decision-makers in Asia Pacific, the informative guide supports and advices e-marketers in finding a sound marketing strategy, which is vital for further success.

For more information, please visit

To subscribe for your complimentary copy www.mediabuzz.com.sg/subscription

Asia Pacific Business and Technology Report The first Korea-based international business, technology and innovation magazine in English and the first magazine to offer a special focus on emerging Asian markets, especially India, Korea, China and Southeast Asia. Read by business, thought and government leaders in over 27 countries including the United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Korea, Singapore, Malaysia, India, China, Japan, with readership in business, technology, diplomacy, journalism, policy studies and in government, growing at 200% per year. Prestigious sponsors and advertisers: Hyundai Mobis, Tata Daewoo, L&T Infotech India, IEEE, Snovasoft, CES, Innominds, World Hotels and many more.

For more information, please visit www.biztechreport.com

The Internationalist Created in January 2003 by Deborah Malone, The Internationalist was launched to connect the people and ideas in international advertising, marketing and media. Today The Internationalist has become a trusted source for international best practices, and is dedicated to the business needs and challenges of international marketing professionals as they participate in multinational branding and campaign building. The magazine portrays the viability of this dynamic industry sector and the passion of the people who are making things happen through marketing around the globe. No other publication has taken on this worldwide role.

For more information, please visit www.internationalistmagazine.com

Organizational Sponsors

American Marketing Association - DC Chapter (AMADC) is the Washington, DC chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMADC), the leading network of marketing professionals driving innovation, professional development and career advancement throughout the Washington, DC metropolitan region. 

With almost 800 members representing over 400 leading organizations in sectors ranging from corporate, media, government, association, and nonprofit, AMA-DC is the fourth largest chapter of the American Marketing Association, the nation's foremost professional association for marketers with more than 30,000 members worldwide. The AMA-DC is a volunteer driven organization serving industry professionals from CMOs, to marketing managers, to collegiate students. 

For more information, please visit www.amadc.org

Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) embraces Canada's major business sectors and all marketing disciplines, channels and technologies.

Established in 1967, CMA has evolved into the largest marketing association in Canada. Its 800 corporate members include the country's major financial institutions, insurance companies, publishers, retailers, charitable organizations, agencies, relationship marketers and those involved in e-business and Internet marketing. Some of Canada's most well-known and respected brands are CMA Members, including Costco, the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO), Home Depot, Kraft, the Globe and Mail and Rogers Communications.

For more information, please visit www.the-cma.org

Loyalty 360 provides an unbiased, market driven, "voice of the customer” focused clearinghouse and think-tank for all loyalty, incentive/reward, and engagement marketing opportunities, insights, and responses. Loyalty 360’s promise is to actively listen, engage and provide to the marketplace and to its members, a forum through which it will proactively determine true industry metrics and facilitate market driven research and actionable case studies. The goal of Loyalty 360 is to increase the awareness of, and promote with integrity, the practices of loyalty, incentive/reward, and engagement marketing. Loyalty 360 is headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio.

For more information, please visit www.loyalty360.org

Marketing Executive Circle was founded on the initiative of a group of senior sales and marketing directors. The Marketing Executive Circle is an exclusive think-tank gathering Chief Marketing Officers and Chief Commercial Officers from Belgium's foremost organizations across multiple sectors and markets.

It is aimed at enabling a very high level, strategic debate on today's managerial decisions and challenges relating to sales and marketing management. Moreover, it is a dynamic environment for sharing experiences, best practices and perspectives with peers from either B2B or B2C environment.

For more information, please visit www.marketingexecutivecircle.com

Northern California Business Marketing Association was first established in San Francisco in 1938. It was formally structured as a not-for-profit organization in in 1947 with George McNutt as the first chapter president.

The people who make up our organization are marketing professionals who do the big jobs, who define business goals, direct business strategy. They are idea people. Visionaries and leaders, strategists and implementers. VPs, managers, entrepreneurs, professionals who stand out in any professional crowd. These are the people who define and drive our organization.

It's good to know that all of us at NorCal BMA can draw on the friendship and support of our BMA colleagues around the country.

For more information, please visit www.norcalbma.org

Marketing Association of Australia and New Zealand (MAANZ) is a leading international professional marketing institute focusing on marketing education and training; marketing information; and practical marketing tools and resources for marketing and business development.

For more information, please visit www.marketing.org.au

Network for Social Responsibility was founded by a small group of people from eBay, JP Morgan Chase, McKinsey & Company, Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, the Posse Foundation, Ronald McDonald Charities and Stanford University.

For more information, please visit www.waystohelp.org

Society for Marketing Professional Services (SMPS) is a community of marketing and business development professionals working to secure profitable business relationships for their A/E/C companies. Through networking, business intelligence, and research, SMPS members gain a competitive advantage in positioning their firms successfully in the marketplace. SMPS offers members professional development, leadership opportunities, and marketing resources to advance their careers.

For more information, please visit www.smps.org

Worldwide Business Research is the world's biggest large-scale conference company and part of the PLS group, one of the world's leading providers of strategic business intelligence with 16 offices worldwide. Our conference divisions consistently out-perform their industry sector competitors on the quality of the events we produce and the relationships we nurture with both delegates and sponsors.

Every year over 10,000 senior executives from Fortune 1000 companies attend over 100 annual conferences – a true "Who's Who" of today's corporate world. From Automotive events in Bucharest to Logistics conferences in Arizona and Finance summits in Hong Kong, WBR is dedicated to exceeding the needs of its customers around the world.

For more information, please visit www.wbresearch.com

Web Marketing Association is an all volunteer organization founded in Boston in 1997. The current President and a founder of the Web Marketing Association is William Rice. Bill is a 20 year financial services marketing veteran who is currently Managing Partner of the Wealth Management News Service.  Bill, along with many other Internet marketing professionals saw a need for Web-based award competitions and in 1997 began the WMA to offer the annual WebAward Competition for Web site development. Today the Bill works with hundreds of number of volunteers internationally to conduct the annual award competitions.

For more information, please visit www.webmarketingassociation.org

Word of Mouth Marketing Association (WOMMA) is the premier non-profit organization dedicated to advancing and advocating the discipline of credible word of mouth marketing. Through best practices, industry education and member value, WOMMA advocates word of mouth as a solution to business challenges and a key component in the creation of Talkable Brands.

For more information, please visit www.womma.org

TWTRCON Real-time tools are transforming business, government and non-profits. At TWTRCON SF 10 you'll see case studies and learn best practices from leading organizations that are using the real-time web to deliver bottom-line results.

Hear case studies and learn best practices from leading organizations that are using the real-time web to deliver bottom-line results. Plus workshops on analytics, Twitter promotions and geo-location.

For more information, please visit www.twtrcon.com

EdNET Insight

For more information, please visit www.ednetinsight.com

Fairwinds Partners At FairWinds Partners, our mission is threefold: to help our clients chart the most favorable course for their domain name portfolio; to keep them abreast of emerging online opportunities; and to ensure that they avoid common pitfalls. By increasing the speed at which our clients adapt to changing landscapes, we enable them to provide relevant content to Internet users and stay ahead of elusive cybersquatters.

FairWinds is the leading domain name strategy consulting firm, offering its clients authoritative knowledge on domain names, online trademark enforcement, and online traffic optimization. Fortune 500 companies, global industry leaders and other professional organizations rely on our team of experienced thought leaders to achieve their online business goals.

For more information, please visit www.fairwindspartners.com

International Sponsor Council The ISC is the world's first global trade association representing corporate sponsors. Membership is subject to the approval of the ISC management.

In developing the ISC, the association model was deeply evaluated and it was determined that to provide the most impact to its customers, the organization needed to be a mixture of for-profit (ISC) and non-profit (ISC Foundation). Many non-profit associations are driven to develop for-profit divisions to be able to survive in the competitive environment.

For more information, please visit www.sponsorcouncil.org