Affiliate Marketing: Is It Right for My Business?
Have you thought about launching an affiliate business and want to learn more about what is needed to do so? We are happy to be flying in Rick Gardiner from iAffiliate Management out of the Twin Cities area to present on this very topic. Rick has been in affiliate marketing almost since the concept was launched and has been a speaker at all the leading affiliate events including Affiliate Summit and Affiliate Management Days. Rick will share tips and trade secrets around what it takes to launch an affiliate program, as well as reserve time for Q/A session at the end.
Rick Gardiner is the CEO of iAffiliate Management, a leading affiliate management agency for software and consumer technology brands. Rick has over 10 years of performance marketing and eCommerce experience and is responsible for finding and developing partners that align with client needs and the agencies core values. Prior to founding iAffiliate Management, Rick worked on the network side and was instrumental in growing oneNetworkDirect—Digital River’s flagship affiliate network. His tenure there enabled him to work with brands like Symantec, Microsoft Store, Uniblue, PC Tools, avast!, Targus, Roxio, Logitech, and Trend Micro.
When unplugged, Rick enjoys spending time with his family in their Minneapolis home. He and his wife enjoy cooking and discovering new restaurants with their two sons. Rick holds a B.S. in Communications and Marketing from the University of Minnesota, where he was a member of the University of Minnesota men’s swim team and Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
About iAffiliate Management:
iAffiliate Management is a digital marketing agency that specializes in performance marketing—helping online merchants increase eCommerce revenue through strategic affiliate partnerships. Our affiliate management solutions help extend your brand to acquire customers you’re not reaching today.