We simply wrapped up an incredible few days in Miami Seaside at Cisco Accomplice Summit 2023, the place we had the chance to attach, be taught, and have a good time all the superb issues our companions are doing to assist our mutual clients obtain their enterprise transformation targets.
There have been so many moments final week that stood out to me, from spending time with different advertising and marketing leaders to all the keynotes. Listed here are my key takeaways from Cisco Accomplice Summit 2023:
Advertising Velocity Government Trade
On Monday, November 6, I had the consideration of internet hosting about 50 different advertising and marketing executives from our companions on the Advertising Velocity Government Trade. Not solely was it a good way to kick off Accomplice Summit, it was a superb alternative to be taught from each other, change finest practices and insights, and be open and weak in regards to the challenges and alternatives we’re all going through as advertising and marketing leaders at present.
Rodney Clark Introduced Because the New Accomplice Chief
Whereas it’s bittersweet to say goodbye to Oliver Tuszik because the chief of World Accomplice Routes to Market and Gross sales, it was extremely thrilling to have Rodney Clark introduced on November 6, as Senior Vice President, Partnerships and Small & Medium Enterprise. Much more thrilling was seeing Rodney launched to our companion neighborhood on most important stage by Jeff Sharritts and Oliver throughout the Day 1 World Perception Session, and having the chance to listen to from him and be taught extra about why he selected to affix Cisco and his imaginative and prescient for shifting ahead.
Superb One on Ones
Accomplice Summit is one in every of my favourite occasions as a result of it provides me the possibility to satisfy and communicate with our companions. Over the course of the week, I had the chance to satisfy, be taught from, and change concepts with so lots of our valued companions. Your suggestions is invaluable and vitally necessary, and each single dialog and one on one has energized and impressed me.
Key Messages from Mainstage World Perception Classes
As common, the mainstage World Perception Classes from Cisco Accomplice Summit have been stuffed with inspiring messages, launches, bulletins, and photo-worthy moments. Chuck Robbins reiterated Cisco’s dedication to Powering an Inclusive Future for All and mirrored on the superb issues our Partnering for Function initiative has achieved because it was launched finally yr’s Accomplice Summit. On Wednesday Jonathan Davidson dug into Cisco’s—and our companions’—dedication to sustainability, and Jeetu Patel highlighted how Cisco is main the way in which in the case of hybrid work with new Webex improvements.
Deal with SMB
So many instances over the course of the week I heard companions speaking about SMB and the way it’s a precedence for them. Cisco is totally dedicated to SMB, which was reiterated not solely throughout the Day 2 World Perception Session chat between Jeff Sharrits, Andrew Sage, Alexandra Zagury, and Jose Van Dijk; but additionally throughout enterprise affect classes, conversations, one on ones, press and analyst classes, and extra.
I hope you all loved Cisco Accomplice Summit 2023 as a lot as I did, and I can’t wait to see you all subsequent yr at Cisco Accomplice Summit 2024.
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