Meeting Topic: Aligning Sales and Marketing to Drive Results

Please join us for the next Chicago Sales Leadership Community meeting on September 15th. Our panel of sales leaders will discuss their insights on the difficult challenge of aligning sales and marketing to drive results. To learn more about the community, follow this link.

Why Should You Attend?

The meeting offers opportunities to:

  • hear from other sales leaders to get their perspective on important topics you may also face within your company
  • meet other sales leaders from the area to expand your personal and professional network
  • connect with DePaul University students participating in the sales program to identify potential sales talent
  • ask your questions to the panel (and group) to get further insights
  • get a free coffee and / or breakfast on a Friday.

Who Might You See at the Meeting?

September 15, 2017 | Aligning Sales and Marketing to Drive Results | Chicago Sales Leadership Community

Previous events have included sales leaders from CH Robinson, HP Enterprise, IRI, LinkedIn, Miller Coors, Patterson Medical, SAP, Shearer’s Foods, Siemens Healthineers, Softchoice, Southwire, Whirlpool, Zones and other top companies of all sizes and industries. Plus, there will be DePaul University students that are participating in the sales program (are you looking for some sales talent for your organization?)

The meeting is open to practitioner sales leaders and invited guests. There is no cost to attend. Registration before the meeting is required to ensure that a seat is available to you.


  • Jim Grass — Zones — VP, Public Sector Sales
  • Mike Finke — Medco Sports Medicine — General Manager
  • Phyllis Millikan — Right Management — SVP, Career Management
  • John Thackston — SOAR Performance Group — VP, Client Engagement


7:30am – 8:00am: Networking and breakfast
8:00am – 9:00am: Panel discussion and Q&A


DePaul UniversityCenter for Sales Leadership – 1 E. Jackson – Chicago, IL 60604
11th Floor – DePaul Club Room

Getting to the room:

Enter through the Barnes and Noble store. After going through the store, look for the elevator bank on the left. Go to the 11th Floor. We will be meeting in the DePaul Club Room.

For parking information, please follow this link.


The Chicago Sales Leadership Community was co-founded by DePaul University and SOAR Performance Group to create a forum for best practice sharing and executive networking within the greater Chicago area.

We look forward to seeing you!

Aligning Sales and Marketing to Drive Results | Chicago Sales Leadership Community | September 15, 2017