Grapevine6, a patented social and digital sales engagement platform that accelerates sales and marketing efforts hires Bruce Culbert as Board Member and Senior Advisor on Strategy
Grapevine6, a mobile-first, enterprise content engagement platform for digital selling, announced that Bruce Culbert has joined the company as a Board Member and Senior Advisor on Strategy. Bruce is a SaaS visionary with experience of over 30 years in the enterprise software industry helping companies drive revenue.
As per the Smart Selling Tool’s 2019 SalesTech Benchmark Survey Report, the social selling industry has grown 500% since 2017. Grapevine6 is balanced for explosive growth as sellers in a variety of industries realize they must become effective digital sellers to prosper. Bruce will play a significant role in the company’s continued success in this burgeoning space.
Mike Orr, COO and co-founder of Grapevine6, while commenting on the move said that “We are thrilled to have Bruce join our team at this pivotal time in our company’s history. His experience and proven track record growing SaaS businesses at IBM, SFDC, KPMG, and the Pedowitz Group are exactly what our company needs at this time. We look forward to his guidance and input as we evolve to the next level.”
Bruce joins Grapevine6 at an exciting time of record growth. In April of this year, Forrester named Grapevine6 a 2019 Leader in social selling. Grapevine’s solution received a differentiated rating in six criteria including AI, Content and Privacy, Risk and Compliance and Product Vision, Product Road-Map and Category Vision. The company was recognized as “the best fit for companies that want to avoid risk.” Download the report here.
Bruce Culbert stated that “For the last many years I have seen the innovative and entrepreneurial Grapevine6 team grow from a five-man start-up into a wildly successful enterprise. Today the company is meeting and exceeding the needs of Fortune 500 clients all over the world. The future is very bright.”
Grapevine6’s digital selling/content engagement solutions make selling in digital/social channels easy and profitable by enabling sales teams to develop new relationships and business opportunities. Fueled by dominance in financial services, the company’s success in this sector is opening opportunities in other industries including insurance and B2B technology.