Affiliate Summit West 2015 Day 3 Recap

Tuesday, January 20, 2015 was the third and final day of Affiliate Summit West 2015 at Paris Las Vegas. The day started with a series of educational sessions. This was followed by the 9th annual Affiliate Summit Pinnacle Awards, which recognize exemplary affiliate marketers.

IMG_6463

The following were the winners and runners-up for the 2015 Pinnacle Awards:

  • Affiliate of the Year: Tricia Meyer (runners-up: Rae Hoffman, VigLink)
  • Affiliate Manager of the Year: Joe Sousa (runners-up: Luke Kling, Adam Riemer)
  • Exceptional Merchant: Wayfair.com (runners-up: Abe’s Market, Fanatics)
  • Affiliate Marketing Advocate: Brian Littleton (runners-up: Bob Glazer, Tricia Meyer)
  • OPM/Agency of the Year: Acceleration Partners (runners-up: ebove & beyond, Schaaf-PartnerCentric)
  • Tool/Service of the Year: FMTC (runners-up: BrandVerity, Shareist)

After the awards, we got to hear a powerful keynote from Noah Kagan, Founder of AppSumo.

IMG_6478

During the keynote, Noah Kagan gave out over $3,000 of his speaking fee to the crowd, so they could chat with their new relationships and buy small gifts, based on the interests of their conference friends.

IMG_6489

The final day of Affiliate Summit West 2015 also featured a series of breakout sessions and lots of networking in the exhibit hall.

IMG_6432

The exhibit hall closed out with a pub crawl, which was a fun way for the crowd to get in one last networking party.

IMG_6512

Thank you to everybody who came out to network, learn and have fun with us – there were approximately 6,000 attendees at Affiliate Summit West 2015.

Register now for the early bird prices for Affiliate Summit East 2015, taking place August 2-4, 2015 in NYC.