BMA Colorado to Host Regional "B2B Rising" Conference on September 19 in Denver

   BMA Colorado to Host Regional "B2B Rising" Conference on September 19 in

Business Leaders from Google, SAP, PureMatter to Share Latest, Most Effective
B2B Marketing Practices

PR Newswire

DENVER, Sept. 12, 2013

DENVER, Sept. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Business Marketing Association Colorado
(BMA Colorado) today announced that it will host a half-day regional
conference for business leaders on Thursday, September 19, 2013 from 12:30pm
until 6:30pm at the Embassy Suites Denver-Downtown.

"B2B Rising: The Revolution in Marketing Leadership" is part of a Business
Marketing Association global conference series designed to help B2B marketers
navigate the ever-evolving B2B marketing landscape. Attendees will have the
opportunity to learn effective strategies from industry leaders and share best
practices. In addition to Denver, conferences are taking place in seven other
cities throughout the world.

"B2B is growing at an unprecedented rate with great talent, more resources,
and limitless sources for innovation," said Thomas Stein, CEO (Americas) at
Stein IAS. "As a result, marketing professionals are facing mounting pressures
to be the best, brightest, and most creative in their field. 'B2B Rising' will
meet these challenges head on and provide proven and effective ways for
marketing professionals to stand out in today's changing communications

The half-day Denver conference will consist of keynote speakers, panel
discussions, and TedX-style presentations. Participants include:

  oMark Sanborn – CSP, CPAE, President, Sanborn & Associates; author of "The
    Fred Factor"
  oAl Maag – Executive Director for the Business Marketing Association;
    Principal Marketing & Communications Consultant for MaagComm+; retired CCO
    for Avnet, Inc.
  oKare Anderson – Founder of the Say it Better Center; Emmy-winner and
    columnist for Forbes and Huffington Post
  oAaron Kennedy – CMO, State of Colorado
  oTodd Wilms – Head of Social Business Strategy, SAP
  oMaegan Fisher – Sr. Account Manager, B2B Markets, Google
  oBryan Kramer – President, CEO, PureMatter
  oBrian Moran – CEO, Brian Moran & Associates; former Executive Director of
    Sales Development for Wall Street Journal

B2B Rising Overview:
Date:     Thursday, September 19, 2013
Schedule: 12:30pm - Registration & Networking
          1:00pm - 5:00pm – Conference
          5:00pm - 6:30pm – Cocktails & Networking
Location: Embassy Suites Denver – Downtown/Convention Center
          1420 Stout Street
          Denver, CO 80202
Pricing:  BMA Member: $99
          Not-Yet Member: $129
          Group Plan for 4 (must include one BMA member): $325

This event is open to the public. To register,, send
an email to, or call 303.607.9957. The
reservation deadline is September 16, 2013.

About BMA Colorado
Dedicated exclusively to the discipline of business-to-business marketing, the
Colorado chapter of the Business Marketing Association (BMA) is the premier
organization for marketing professionals in the region. Its membership is
comprised of more than 500 business-to-business marketing practitioners
employed by the region's leading corporations, agencies, suppliers, and small
businesses. As one of the largest marketing organizations in the region and
the largest BMA chapter in the country, BMA Colorado enriches the professional
lives of its members by offering unparalleled opportunities for education,
networking, and recognition, as well as exclusive access to industry resources
and services. To learn more about BMA Colorado, visit

SOURCE Business Marketing Association

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