Highlights from Episerver’s Ascend 2018 Conference
During Ascend 2018, First Line Software who is an Episerver Premium Partner, hosted a reception for customers who enjoyed lively discussions and exchanged best practices related to using Episerver products and services.
Episerver’s Ascend 2018 conference was held in Las Vegas from March 11th – March 14th. The annual event attracted 700-plus attendees from all over the world – including sales and technical representatives from Episerver customers and partners.
In addition to a number of presentations by Episerver executives and technical experts, sessions were led by partners and customers who shared their expertise and experience with the Episerver and Ektron product portfolio which includes: CMS, Commerce, Perform, Reach, Campaign, Insight, Advance, and Personalized Find.
Episerver’s President and CEO, Mark Duffell, was the opening keynote speaker and shared Episerver’s direction for 2018. During his presentation, Mark noted that Episerver will not be releasing any new products in 2018 but rather all R&D efforts will be focused on strengthening the existing product portfolio.
In other news, Episerver announced that they will be hosting a series of meetups around the U.S. In April, meetups will be held in New York City on April 18th and in Boston on April 19th where you can expect to meetup with First Line Software representatives. We look forward to finding out more about your experience with Episerver, the projects you are working on, plans for the future, and ways that we may be able to work together.
During Ascend 2018, First Line Software hosted a reception for customers, partners, and Episerver representatives who enjoyed lively discussions and exchanging best practices related to using Episerver products and services.
First Line Software is an Episerver Premium partner, which has completed over 250 Episerver-based projects since 2009. You can count on First Line when you need your Episerver-based solution to handle heavy workloads or accommodate non-standard specialized functionality. Today First Line has more than 125 Episerver-qualified specialists as well as 34 certifications (in Episerver CMS and Episerver Commerce) working on Episerver projects globally.
We’re already looking forward to Ascend 2019 where we can learn about the latest developments with Episerver products and meet up with existing and potential customers and partners. If we didn’t connect during Ascend 2018, please Contact Us to schedule a quick call to explore how we can customize your Episerver platform capabilities or collaborate on a joint project to optimize your Episerver platform.
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David Tedford has over 20 years of sales experience within the IT/software industry. He excels at sales, business development, channel development, sales cycle management, negotiations, and sales team management.
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Vladimir began his career in IT in 2002, when, as a student of Faculty of Automation of Computer Science of the First Electrotechnical University (ETU “LETI”), he began his work at The Morfizpribor Central Research Institute (CRI). Vladimir joined the StarSoft team (predecessor of First Line Software) in 2004 as a Junior Software Developer. As he gained experience with more and more projects, he was promoted to leadership roles.
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