Explosive start to 2014! IMA jets past 900,000 members, announces IMPACT14, CES wrap-up, 2 board members announced in our January 2014 Newsletter!

Welcoming two members to the IMA Board of DirectorsDavid Krauss, Oracle Senior Director of Marketing for Cloud Applications and Services, Joins IMA Board of Directors.Krauss is a proven software marketing and business strategy professional with over 18 years of experience in developing successful global campaigns and product launches that deliver pipeline and revenue growth. His broad product and services experience spans the technology stack from applications to infrastructure, with particular expertise and knowledge in the financial services industry and risk management. Krauss has held leadership roles in marketing the latest technology trends, including cloud/SaaS solutions across HCM, CRM and ERP services as well as cutting-edge social business and mobile solutions. He received a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics and Communications at the University of California, Santa Barbara and his MBA at the University of California, Irvine.Click here for the full story.

Jeff Marcoux, Senior Product Marketing Manager for Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Joins IMA Board of Directors

Marcoux has a strong record of accomplishments in the marketing automation and consulting industry where he has led service, consulting, implementation, marketing and sales engineering teams. He also worked in the residential real estate industry to leverage mobile technology for lead generation. He attended the University of Washington where he received his MBA in Leadership, a Certificate in Technology Entrepreneurship, and was a Board Fellow for Leadership Eastside. Marcoux also currently sits on the board of Washington CASH, a non-profit organization focused on helping those in poverty create businesses to change their lives.

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