Announcing the AA-ISP Inside Sales 2015 Conference Series!

Inside Sales 2015 is the only conference series dedicated to the frontlines and is designed to help improve the performance and professionalism of individuals, teams, and organizations. You and your team will leave this conference ready to implement new sales best practices, solutions to common problems, the latest tools & technology, and more.

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AA-ISP Executive Briefing: Developing the Next Generation of Inside Sales Leaders

Join the Discussion

Inside Sales leaders are invited to join the AA-ISP for our Executive Briefing on March 26th, at 2:00 PM EST to discuss the gap and challenge around developing inside sales leaders. Results from several studies including the AA-ISP Top Challenges Report indicate continued growth in Inside Sales leadership positions from frontline to the executive levels. The briefing will cover research, findings, and discussion surrounding the challenges facing our profession. Topics include The Leadership Gap, Training and Development best practices, AISMâ„¢ Accreditation, and a Q&A session with presenters.

Help Us Uncover Key Inside Sales Data

AA-ISP is pleased to support CSO Insights' 2015 Inside/Telesales research project. We invite you to take this survey and upon completion you will immediately receive a copy of the just released 150+ page SPO report at no charge. This survey is geared towards manager level or above. If you are not familiar with CSO Insights, they are a recognized independent research firm regularly featured in the Harvard Business Review, Business Week, and more.

We want your input: Be a part of the Movement!

Your Feedback Requested!

The AA-ISP Annual Top Challenges Survey is NOW open! We invite you to participate in this survey to help the AA-ISP with research that focuses on top challenges facing Inside Sales Leaders and Frontline Sales Reps. Survey results are used in the Top Challenges Research Report to be released later in 2015.

AA-ISP International Expansion

AA-ISP Expanding Reach

The AA-ISP took a large step in our international expansion program during December 2014; the launch of the Irish chapter in Dublin was marked with more than 40 leaders in attendance who heard speakers including Bob Perkins, AA-ISP Founder & Chairman and Erik Hammar, AA-ISP VP International. One of Irelands fast growing industries is inside sales, and in an effort to further advance the profession, the AA-ISP also formed a European Executive Council with 14 Senior Inside Sales Executives, headquartered in Dublin.

Are You Looking for Career Advancement?

Recent Graduates

Shane Smith

Dealertrack Technologies

BDC Telemarketer

Christopher Powers

Verisk Health

Inside Sales Rep.

Aaron Hadley

Northwest Missouri State University


Reyna Parise

Beacon Funding Corporation

Sales Assistant

Larry Cropp

Dealer Track Technologies

Telesales - F&I Products

Dennis Motl

Kroll Ontrack

Account Manager

Shaun Boorom

Modern Marketing Concepts Inc.

Associate Sales Manager

Michael Allen

Extreme Networks

Inside Sales Representative

Luthuli Butler


Territory Services Sales Leader

Jake Radzevich

Extreme Networks

Inside Sales Representative

Patrick McManus


Telesales Representative

Kelvin OIden

Dealertrack Technologies

BDC Sales Specialist

Daniela Brummer

OpenText Software GmbH


Michael Murphy


National Media Consultant

Jos Stienen


Senior Account Developer

CISP® - Certified Inside Sales Professional:

The CISP® Accreditation program focuses on the skills and competences that are critical for today's demanding virtual selling environment. Successful completion of the CISP program indicates that an individual has met or exceeded the requirements to successfully perform as an inside sales professional. Learn More

AISM - Accredited Inside Sales Manager:

The AISM Program is our industry's only professional credential which focuses on the knowledge, experience and skills required for those in an inside sales leadership role. The AISM covers a wide range of today's most challenging issues facing inside sales leaders. Learn More

Member Library & Knowledge Center

Largest Inside Sales Library

The AA-ISP offers a variety of white papers, webinars, best practices, and an extensive Ask an Expert Q&A section for our member community and much more. We encourage you to consider membership and in the meantime we offer these complimentary downloads to get you and your team started!

Inside Sales Regulations and Compliance

Current & Comprehensive Guide

The AA-ISP is pleased to announce to the availability of our 2015 AA-ISP Compliance and Regulatory Guide. This guide is the industry's only current and comprehensive online guide to inside sales/telemarketing regulations. Organized by State, each topic has the Author's interpretation of the law with links to the actual statutes. Subscribers will stay up to date with e-Alerts when legal requirements change.

Recognize a Deserving Individual: Nominate the AA-ISP Top 25 Today!

Top 25 Professionals

The Annual AA-ISP Top 25 Most Influential Inside Sales Professionals Awards were established to recognize individuals who have been instrumental in the inside sales movement. Nominations for 2015 are now being accepted. The Top 25 will be announced in conjunction with the recipients of the Annual AA-ISP Member and Service Provider Directory Awards at the Leadership Summit 2015 Awards Banquet in Chicago on April 22nd.

Service Provider Awards Nominations

Service Provider Awards

Each year the AA-ISP recognizes those organizations who are members of the AA-ISP Service Provider Directory through a feedback process. We encourage you to provide an evaluation of your experience with the various Service Providers you've used. Eligible nominees include organizations currently listed on the AA-ISP Directory. Award winners are selected based on the member feedback and ratings.

Nominate Your Peers Today! 2015 Member Awards Survey

AA-ISP Member Awards

Each year the AA-ISP honors individuals, organizations, and chapters for their outstanding contribution to inside sales. Recipients are recognized for achievement in five categories. Award recipients will be honored at the 2015 AA-ISP Leadership Summit in April and are selected by the AA-ISP Awards Committee which is comprised of AA-ISP Executives and Advisory Board Members.

2015 Scholarship Program

Scholarship Program

The AA-ISP Annual Scholarship Program awards monetary scholarships to a select number of applicants each year. All applications will be reviewed by the AA-ISP Scholarship Committee which is compromised of the AA-ISP Executive Leadership and members of the Advisory Board.

AA-ISP Conferences

Upcoming frontline & leadership conferences:


Leadership Summit 2015


Inside Sales 2015 - Denver


Inside Sales 2015 - Boston


Senior Executive Retreat 2015


Inside Sales 2015 - Dallas

Upcoming AA-ISP Events

  • 04/07/15 AA-ISP Twin Cities Chapter Meeting: The Psychology of Inside Sales Compensation
    04/07/15 AA-ISP Twin Cities Chapter Networking Happy Hour
    04/07/15 AA-ISP Houston Chapter Social Mixer
  • 04/08/15 AA-ISP Silicon Valley Chapter Meeting
    04/09/15 AA-ISP Phoenix Chapter Networking Event
    04/14/15 AA-ISP Training Tuesday
  • 04/16/15 Orange County Chapter Webinar: Tips & Tricks to Deliver Killer Remote Presentations & Demos
    04/16/15 AA-ISP Dallas Chapter Meeting
    04/17/15 AA-ISP Member Orientation - 10:00AM EST / 9:00AM CST / 7:00AM PST
  • 04/17/15 AA-ISP Frontline Friday
    04/21/15 AA-ISP Inside Sales Leadership Summit 2015
    04/21/15 AA-ISP Chicago Chapter Networking Event
  • 04/23/15 AA-ISP Cincinnati - Dayton Chapter Meeting
    04/29/15 AA-ISP Sacramento Chapter Meeting
    05/14/15 6 Proven Ways to Increase Revenue
  • 05/14/15 AA-ISP Phoenix Chapter Meeting
    05/20/15 AA-ISP Atlanta Chapter Meeting
    05/21/15 AA-ISP Nashville Chapter Meeting
  • 05/27/15 AA-ISP Colorado Chapter Meeting
    06/04/15 Convert your customer service cost center into a revenue center. A step by step approach to convert customer support calls into inbound sales calls.
    06/10/15 AA-ISP Inside Sales 2015 - Denver
  • 06/11/15 AA-ISP NY-NJ-CT Chapter Meeting
    09/10/15 AA-ISP Inside Sales 2015 - Boston
    10/05/15 AA-ISP Executive Retreat 2015
  • 11/03/15 AA-ISP Inside Sales 2015 - Dallas
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