Industry Champion Members:
Part of the Axel Springer and United Internet Groups, with Commission Factory, Awin and ShareASale are powered by 15 offices worldwide, over 1,000 employees, 225,000 contributing publishers and 16,500 advertisers. Connecting businesses with customers around the world across the retail, telecommunications, travel and finance verticals, the Awin Group generated $14 billion in revenue for its advertisers and $1 billion for its publishers globally in the last financial year.
Affiliate Summit are the creators of the biggest affiliate marketing event in the world. Attendees at Affiliate Summit events break out into six main categories: affiliate, affiliate management, advertiser, OPM/agency, solution provider, and network. Affiliates typically account for about a quarter of attendees at Affiliate Summit.
Since 2008, hundreds of brands, agencies, and networks have used BrandVerity solutions to optimize their marketing spend, enforce partnership agreements and search engine rules, and mitigate their compliance risk. With a team of nearly 40 people across two continents, a lot has changed since we first started, but we remain equally committed to helping our customers protect their brands online.
Capital One Shopping uses best-in-class technology to help users get the most out of their time and money while shopping online. Our experience provides web and mobile-accessible Cardholder Offers, Shopping Rewards, Price Comparison, Alerts and Coupons — all of which create high visibility and marketing opportunities for our partners.
Since day one, we’ve focused on creating innovative tech that meets client needs. Founded in Santa Barbara, California in 1998, CJ (formerly Commission Junction), continues to lead the industry as the largest, most trusted name in global performance marketing, specializing in affiliate marketing technology and services.
We are the platform of choice for driving profitable growth for over 3,800 global brands around the world across all verticals including retail, travel, finance, and network & home services. Our technology powers a partnership ecosystem where over 167K publishers and brands engage billions of consumers worldwide.
As part of Publicis Groupe, aligned with Publicis Media, we leverage unparalleled data, technology, and strategic expertise to bring a truly customer-centric approach to performance marketing. Our people dare to think big and drive even bigger results.
Davis & Gilbert LLP is a strategically focused, full-service mid-sized law firm. Founded over a century ago and headquartered in New York City, the firm represents a wide array of clients – from advertising and marketing agencies of all types and sizes, and major brands and advertisers of products and services to media, technology, financial services and real estate companies, private individuals and non-profits. Widely regarded as the #1 law firm for the marketing communications industry, Davis & Gilbert has practice groups in Advertising, Marketing & Promotions; Benefits & Compensation; Corporate; Digital Media, Technology & Privacy; Entertainment, Media & Sports; Insolvency, Creditors’ Rights & Financial Products; Intellectual Property; Labor & Employment; Litigation; Private Client Services; Real Estate; and Taxation.
We bring people together. Connecting brands with publishers, creators and technology through our unmissable conferences, online experiences and award ceremonies across the UK, Europe and USA.
Bringing together the best of PerformanceIN and Talking Influence – Hello Partner launched as an exciting new publication in Q4 2022. Taking a global view of everything Partnerships – from affiliate, performance and partner marketing, the creator economy and everything in-between.
Founded in 2004, LinkConnector is a Performance Marketing Network whose unique online application helps merchants and their affiliates build strong, strategic partnerships to maximize online revenues. LinkConnector maintains extreme network quality by rigorously backing its zero-tolerance fraud policy. And, with its custom tracking solutions and proprietary technologies (such as the Product Feed Search API, real-time reporting console and Naked Link Technology®), LinkConnector is serving many large online retailers, including more than a dozen Internet Retailer Top 500 merchants, and many of the industry’s most influential affiliates.
LTK (formerly rewardStyle & LIKEtoKNOW.it) was founded by a creator to give creators a significant tech advantage to be a brand's power partner. LTK is the most trusted and successful influencer network in the world, driving billions in brand purchases from the largest curated creator community that spans 100+ countries. LTK's industry-first self to full-service influencer platform alongside a 5-Star shopping app, with millions of shoppers, helps 5k+ brands grow influence, sales, and positive sentiment.
PartnerCentric, Inc. is the largest woman-owned (WBE-certified) and fully remote performance marketing agency in the industry. We build meaningful relationships beyond borders and aim to be the best partners for our clients and for each other. Our team, comprised of proven industry veterans and strategists, connects our clients with the right partners for long-term success. We utilize a unique combination of proprietary technology and innovative, strategic management to drive the highest ROI for some of the world’s most respected brands. Our premium management ensures that we are 100% funded by happy customers and our clients are supported by the most tenured account managers in the industry, with an average of over 12 years of experience. We are 100% remote and are very intentional about the way we work and the meaningful relationships we build virtually with each other and for our clients every day. We believe in the power and flexibility in our own lives to go beyond the borders of the traditional work space. And we believe that our work and the approach we take brings that same sense of balance to our clients - empowering them with the control, freedom, and outcomes they desire.
The Partnerize team has been involved in digitally empowered performance partner marketing since its inception at the dawn of the web. Founded in 2010 by a group of partner marketing veterans, the company has been at the forefront of innovations in the space. Many members of our leadership teams were involved in creating and building the most successful partner and affiliate marketing networks in the US, EMEA, and APAC.
Rakuten Advertising connects leading agencies, brands and publishers to active and engaged consumers around the world. With access to Rakuten’s diverse media properties and audiences, combined with an award-winning performance network and proprietary consumer research, Rakuten Advertising creates the right conditions to reach new customers and sustain long-lasting loyalty. Its foundation of advanced technology, data and strategic services positions Rakuten Advertising to offer a differentiated suite of marketing and advertising solutions, while constantly pushing the industry forward. It is a division of Rakuten Group, Inc. (4755: TOKYO), one of the world’s leading Internet service companies. The company is headquartered in San Mateo, CA, with offices throughout EMEA, APAC, LATAM and North America.
Of #1 importance to ShareASale, is the set of values that we represent. We believe in fair business practices, socially responsible individuals, and a general concept of “doing the right thing.” It is our goal to hire like-minded professionals and grow a positive, socially altruistic workplace. Additionally, we operate with a customer-first mentality and are always prepared to go the extra mile for our clients. Acquired by Awin in 2017, ShareASale has been a pure-play affiliate marketing network, successfully growing its business by nurturing relationships, building cutting-edge technology and guiding clients to success in affiliate marketing since 2000. As a leading network in the US, ShareASale is known as a fair and ethical business partner with a goal of supporting performance-based partnerships.