17 Oct October 21, 2014 – Seven Summits w Sue Ershler & Getting Traction w Gabriel Weinberg
Susan Ershler – Author of Conquering the Seven Summits of Sales: From Everest to Every Business, Achieving Peak Performance
and Sales Performance Guru
Susan Ershler and her husband Phil are the first couple to climb all of the Seven Summits, the highest mountain on each of the world’s seven continents. And she had time to have an amazing business career too! Susan held very high level positions at Fortune 500 companies such as Verizon, Qwest, United Technologies, and FedEx. She beat quotas from $1 million to $600 million and ending as a vice president of sales and during her career, she earned 11 annual President’s Club sales awards. Now, Susan combines her executive experience with her inspiring mountain-climbing adventures to help others learn about success, determination, and achieving goals.
Gabriel Weinberg is the CEO and Founder of DuckDuckGo, a community-driven search engine that prides itself on not tracking users and providing privacy, all while stripping away the clutter that often involves search engine platforms. He is also an active blogger about everything in the start-up, investment, and marketing worlds. His new book, “Traction,” lists the 19 ways to gain market traction and then shows how to execute each of the paths. We LOVE this book and recommend it very highly! Gabriel also considers himself a hacker, angel investor, and a strong family guy. Learn more about him at his website.