August 23, 2017
karmaSpeaker Partners with Technology Speaker and Vengreso Co-Founder Phil Gerbyshak
Gerbyshak will provide his professional speaking expertise to guide karmaSpeaker’s targeted speaker resources and professional training initiatives
Denver, CO – karmaSpeaker, the only CRM built for professional speakers, today announced that they will partner with author, social media pioneer, and technology speaker Phil Gerbyshak. Together, Gerbyshak and karmaSpeaker will continue to develop tools, tips, and templates tailor-made for professional speakers. Gerbyshak is both an information technology leader and a renowned professional speaker, making him the ideal partner for the CRM.
As karmaSpeaker is built to help speakers get more gigs, Gerbyshak will advise on CRM content supporting the entire speaker sales cycle, from email templates nurturing potential clients to task lists tracking post-event follow up. Gerbyshak will also guide the karmaSpeaker training program, which will help speakers improve outreach, bolster sales processes, and spend more time rocking the platform.
“We’re excited to embark on this partnership with Gerbyshak,” said John Paul Narowski, founder and CEO of karmaCRM. “He will help energize us and move us more quickly towards karmaSpeaker’s goals: providing elegant CRM solutions to common professional speaker challenges, creating tools that slot easily into speakers’ existing workflows, and expanding users’ outreach and sales capacity with an easy-to-use, industry-savvy platform.”
“I’m most interested in helping people connect, build relationships, and thrive – online and off,” said Gerbyshak. “karmaSpeaker shares these values. Working in information technology, I’ve coached and trained on a variety of tools. I can confidently say karmaSpeaker is a rare platform: smart, simple technology dedicated to good karma and human connections. I’m happy to join them in their work.”
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About Phil Gerbyshak
Phil Gerbyshak is a former vice president of information technology at a financial services company, where he and his team were responsible for supporting over 100 applications used by advisors, investment bankers, research analysts, and support staff. Phil also worked as a director of social strategy for a compliance software vendor focused on the financial services vertical, where he coached, consulted with, and trained customers and prospects on how to integrate social media and social selling into their daily sales practices. Currently Phil does programs, trains, and coaches people how to build their business by maximizing their use of technology and social media in their day-to-day jobs. He has written 5 books, more than 2500 articles, and has been quoted in the Wall Street Journal, Daily Globe and Mail, Financial Times, Investor’s Business Daily, and many other publications. Phil has been a featured interview on Voices of Experience and frequently contributes articles to Speaker Magazine. Phil lives in Tampa, Florida, where he spends his free time reading business books, listening to podcasts, and playing pinball.