The Apogee affiliate managers are electrifying in the case of constructing and sustaining relationships with prime of the funnel and long-tail content material publishers. Our purchasers are loving the expansion from the affiliate channel and private consideration they obtain from the Apogee crew.
Apogee managers enthusiastically recruit, educate and activate new companions in every program. The dedication to associate coaching spans all ranges of on-line advertising expertise that the affiliate could have. The primary contact is commonly with newbies which can be followers of the model however not essentially skilled sufficient to navigate community interfaces or absolutely perceive finest practices.
Christen Evans joined Apogee in 2017 as an influencer supervisor after spending seven years as a marriage blogger. As an affiliate supervisor, she now controls our full line of meals, drink and gourmand purchasers. She usually attends and speaks at conferences like Affiliate Summit and niche-specific exhibits like All the things Meals Convention and the Worldwide Meals Bloggers Convention. By constructing private relationships, Christen has recruited a number of the prime content material companions into our packages. Christen’s main packages are Snake River Farms, The California Wine Membership and 1st in Espresso, together with the remainder of the Apogee meals & drink roster.
Her dedication to exhausting work and customer support is an inspiration to others on the crew and within the business. Coming from the running a blog world, Christen understands the ache factors and potential in that enviornment. This angle helped her win the Advocate of the 12 months Award from Affiliate Summit in 2017.
Christen’s perfect purchasers are within the following classes: meals & drink, gourmand, weddings, youngsters
Anne Parris joined Apogee in 2018, instantly after the Kind-A bloggers convention in Chicago. Christen and I knew the company wanted assist and we introduced Anne in to assist with recruiting and social media. She began within the affiliate business in 2012 and shortly developed a robust status for networking and delivering finest practices to different bloggers. Anne thought-about the transfer to affiliate administration the subsequent step in her evolution.
She is now a totally educated affiliate supervisor and is chargeable for the Vanna Belt and TruDog affiliate packages. She is going to proceed incomes her stripes by helping a few of our legacy purchasers and their constant development yr over yr. Anne recruits for each Apogee consumer, not simply these she manages, and he or she handles the company social media. Anne has been a daily speaker at Affiliate Summit and likes to share data with others.
Anne’s perfect purchasers are pets, journey, clothes and niknaks.
Liz Gazer, previously of Growthspurt Media, was a pleasant competitor to this company within the early days. She managed some nice packages through the years and has helped many manufacturers improve gross sales via affiliate and all digital channels. Liz joined Apogee in early 2019, and her mentorship has helped information all of us; particularly me as I transition out of day-to-day consumer administration.
Liz formally took over administration of the steadiness of the Apogee roster over the summer time and has firmly cemented her place as a precious crew member. Liz has been working with Sears PartsDirect, SA Co., and new purchasers Kellyco Metallic Detectors and Takl. Her laser-focused stories and communications are main the best way for the Apogee crew and elevating expectations for all affiliate managers.
Liz’s perfect purchasers are within the magnificence and vogue classes.
The Way forward for Apogee
After 15 years as an affiliate supervisor myself, I really feel comfy handing the reigns of all Apogee’s legacy and future purchasers to Christen, Anne and Liz. These three rockstars are the pillars of a rising company. Apogee CTO Daniel M. Clark and enterprise supervisor Jen Hoffman be part of me in supporting our managers with all of the assets and finest practices in our toolbox. My job is now technique, gross sales and advertising for Apogee.