2013-12-17 19:27:15 - Hundreds of MSP Partners Convening at Navigate by Continuum – September 21-23, 2014 – Seaport Hotel Boston
BOSTON - Dec. 17, 2013 - Continuum, the industry's only channel-exclusive provider of fully integrated managed services solutions, has confirmed Peter Isler, two-time America's Cup winner, as the keynote speaker for Navigate, Continuum's first user conference, Sunday, September 21 – Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at the Seaport Hotel in Boston. Michael George, CEO of Continuum, will also keynote. The event is expected to draw hundreds of the company's managed services provider (MSP) partners for important networking and organized peer collaboration, various educational session tracks, a technology fair, Boston Harbor Cruise and more. More than 125 partners are already registered to attend.
"This is a fantastic opportunity for MSPs to network not only with the Continuum team, but also learn and share
successful initiatives that are working in the industry with other MSPs," said Dan Wilson, President/CEO at Waypoint, a global leader in Information Technology Managed Services and Solutions and Continuum partner. "This will be a must-attend user conference next year."
Waypoint was recently recognized in the Charlotte Business Journal's Fast 50 rankings for the fourth consecutive year. Waypoint has grown 158% during this period and attributes much of its success to partnering with Continuum.
More than 50 session tracks at Navigate will offer unique content in business strategy and economic models, sales and marketing, service delivery optimization, industry trends, product updates and technical training. Attendees will learn about new apps from MSPs, network with peers in organized sessions, get the latest in product developments from a wide range of speakers and participate in Q&A with Continuum's executive leadership.
"We'll cover a valuable mix of technical and business topics at Navigate, specifically aligned to our partners' interest and how they can increase profitability," said Dee Zepf, Vice President of Product Management and Technical Services at Continuum. "The Seaport Hotel located on the waterfront in downtown Boston provides the perfect backdrop for our partners looking to navigate through exciting opportunities. We are particularly thrilled about welcoming keynote speaker Peter Isler to the event."
A popular motivational speaker, Peter Isler draws analogies from his success in sailboat racing to success in business. He has been involved in every America's Cup since winning it as navigator aboard Dennis Conner's Stars & Stripes in 1987. He has covered five America's Cups for various broadcasters including ESPN and ABC Sports. He is Editor at Large for Sailing World Magazine and has co-authored the best-selling book, Sailing for Dummies (Wiley) and wrote the acclaimed business book, At the Helm: Business Lessons for Navigating Rough Waters (Doubleday) with Peter Economy.
Continuum CEO Michael George has a wealth of information to share with over 25 years of experience in starting, building and leading world-class technology companies. In addition to Continuum, he has held the position of CEO at numerous companies including OATSystems, Bowstreet and Interlynx, with previous executive experience at TALX Corporation and DEKA Corporation.
Continuum Partners should mark their calendars for September 21-23, 2014 and register to attend at: page.continuum.net/navigate
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