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Schedule a Free ConsultationIgnite Advisory Group has worked with leading B2B companies on hundreds of advisory boards, across many industries, such as technology, IT services and security, data storage and data centers, information management, retail, insurance, healthcare, transportation, professional services, financial services, and more.

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Dell Software President's Advisory Board

“Working under tight deadlines and with multiple Dell stakeholders Ignite Advisory Group delivered a best in class Customer Advisory Board experience for the President’s Advisory Board members and Dell.”

Joanne Moretti
VP & Global Head Software Marketing
Dell Software

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UBS Customer Advisory Board Member

“My experience as a member of the Iron Mountain Advisory Board is that the Ignite Advisory Group team is adept at capturing the important insights and guiding a team of executives in the creation of powerful action plans, resulting in an extremely well-constructed, highly-developed engagement.”

Ellen Roer
Executive Director, Procurement & Corporate Services
Member of the Iron Mountain Customer Advisory Board
UBS

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Hewlett-Packard Customer Advisory Board

“The Customer Advisory Board went extremely well. Most customers told me that it was the best Customer Advisory Board of their professional life, period.”

Jacques Conand
Product Director, IT Service Management
Hewlett-Packard

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Verizon at CAB Facilitator Training

“Every CAB Manager should participate in the Ignite CAB Training to meet peers, learn great techniques to take back to your organization, and improve facilitation skills in a safe environment.”

April Twilley
CAB Program Manager, Customer Engagement Programs
Verizon

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SAP Ariba at CAB Facilitator Training

“While I consider myself and expert in executing and facilitating CAB meetings, there is always something to be learned from Ignite and the other participants at the CAB Training. I garnered many great facilitation techniques that will allow my programs to run more smoothly.”

Lisa Bianco
VP Customer Experience
SAP Ariba

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“Ignite Advisory Group’s extensive library of best practices, methodologies and templates has been instrumental in the overwhelming success of our Customer Advisory Board. O3b is based in the Netherlands and Ignite was able to provide outstanding coaching and mentoring from a long distance….. helping us to build a highly effective board.”

Elly Domene
Director Global Customer Advocacy
O3b Networks

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Qualcomm Safety Advisory Board

“Ignite Advisory Group is doing a fantastic job of managing our Customer Advisory Boards.”

John Sarto
Senior Vice President, Business and Product Development
Qualcomm Enterprise Services
QUALCOMM Incorporated

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Principal Financial Group Customer Advisory Board

“We are thrilled with the content about Customer Advisory Boards that Ignite Advisory Group has created to help deepen the relationships between our producers and their top clients.”

Kristin Massa
Director of Marketing
The Principal Financial Group®

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Wells Fargo Customer Advisory Board

“CAB Perform is a turnkey solution that allows easy management of multiple Customer Advisory Boards and their related activities and members. It can give you a great snapshot of your Customer Advisory Board program!”

Millicent Calinog
Senior Vice President
Wells Fargo

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Aetna - Facilitation Workshop

“Ignite Advisory Group delivered a best in class facilitation workshop, expertly infusing real life examples with advanced facilitation principles. This has been a very valuable experience for all the participants.”

Siobhan Onthank
Head of Customer Engagement
Aetna

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Cisco at Customer Advisory Board Manager Certification

“Ignite Advisory Group did an excellent job of assessing our Partner Marketing Council program, and providing outstanding recommendations for us to improve and streamline our initiative to deliver much more value going forward.”

Elizabeth O’Neill
Global Partner Marketing Programs Manager
Cisco

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Cisco at Customer Advisory Board Manager Certification

“The CAB Manager training was hugely beneficial. I plan to share what I’ve learned with other CAB managers at my company.”

Marquisha Lucas
Customer Advisory Marketing Manager
Cisco

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Adobe Customer Advisory Boards

“Running 11 global boards with 200 members is a daunting task. Ignite AG’s outcome based methodologies and extensive best practices give us a dynamic blueprint for Customer Advisory Board success.”

Alison Lutjemeier
Sr. Manager, Customer Advisory Board
Adobe Systems, Digital Marketing BU

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Ryder Customer Advisory Board

“Stronger customer relationships from CAB programs is not limited to revenue and retention. Ryder was asked to participate in a member-led industry forum – the only carrier firm to be asked. We see a direct link in how CAB showcases our thought leadership by tackling industry issues that are relevant to members’ businesses.”

Samuel Johnson
VP, Global Marketing
Ryder

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Newforma at CAB Training

“As a new person to advisory boards, I was learning through research on the Internet. The CAB Facilitator Training gives me a framework to establish actions to put into play for our first meeting.”

Marge Hart
Director of Product Management
Newforma

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Iron Mountain Customer Advisory Board

“Ignite Advisory Group has played an integral role in shaping the success of our inaugural Financial Services Customer Advisory Board meeting. Their planning methodology provided us with an invaluable framework ensuring we really explored the purpose of the advisory board and then delivered a meeting that set the tone for a sustainable and valuable long term engagement with some of our most important customers.”

David Coates
Manager, Customer Programs
Iron Mountain

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Equifax Customer Advisory Board

“Ignite Advisory Group demonstrated to my executive team the need for clear and measurable objectives for Customer Advisory Boards, and provided numerous score cards and metrics that will help us optimize our existing Advisory Board initiatives.”

Alison Kramer
Former Senior Director, Marketing Strategy/Customer Insights
Equifax

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Colt - Customer Advisory Board Member

“This is the best Customer Advisory Board I’ve been on – by a distance. It is always very well organized, with good topics and a great feedback loop.”

Nicolas Fischbach
Director of Network & Platform Strategy and Architecture
Member of the Arbor Networks Customer Advisory Board
Colt

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Oracle at CAB Manager Certification Program

“The content of the CAB Manager training program, networking opportunities, and sharing of best practices were excellent and will help propel our Customer Advisory Board forward.”

Stephanie Kaleva
Senior Product Manager
Oracle

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PNC Bank at CAB Manager Certification Program

“The CAB Manager training program was perfect for putting structure around what a well-run Customer Advisory Board should look like.  I look forward to implementing many of these pieces.”

Kristine Schnaufer
CAB Program Manager
PNC Bank

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Rackspace at CAB Manager Certification Program

“The CAB Manager Certification training provides a great template and guideline framework to build a CAB off of, but can be modified if needed.”

Nicole Willis
Program Manager
Rackspace Hosting

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Akamai at CAB Manager Certification Program

“The quality of the CAB Manager training is world class. A+ Very comprehensive tools and materials, well crafted.”

Bonnie FitzGerald Smith
Senior Marketing Manager
Akamai Technologies

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Neustar Customer Advisory Board

“Ignite Advisory Group did a terrific job of facilitating our inaugural Customer Advisory Council meeting, as evidenced by the excellent feedback we have received from the Council members.”

Lauren Harris
Head of Marketing
Neustar

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Arbor Networks Customer Advisory Board

“I couldn’t be happier with the investment we made in our Customer Advisory Board and Ignite AG!”

Matt Moynahan
President
Arbor Networks
Serving the world’s top telecommunication carriers

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ADP - Customer Advisory Board Member interaction Portal

“The Member Interaction Portal provides a robust environment for engaging Customer Advisory Council members while allowing collaboration with subject matter experts.”

Carolyn Abshire
Director of Client Programs
ADP

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NICE Customer Advisory Council

“Our Customer Advisory Council allowed us to engage with top level executives in a way that we didn’t think was possible. We can now just pick up the phone and call on them at any time. They have become the best advocates for our Enterprise Solutions.”

Yoel Goldenberg
Vice President of Business Development
NICE Systems (NASDAQ: NICE)
Serving 90% of the Fortune 500

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Sapiens - Strategic Customer Programs

“Ignite Advisory Group clearly understand the business and strategic considerations that are part of any major customer initiative. More importantly, they know how to create actionable results based on this expertise.”

Roni Al-Dor
President and Chief Executive Officer
Sapiens International Corporation (NASDAQ: SPNS)

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Avaya / Convergys Strategic Customer Programs

“Ignite AG knows how to transform a group of senior executives into passionate advocates for your company.”

Bob Lyons
Former General Manager and Senior Vice President
Avaya and Convergys

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Gerson Lehrman Group Customer Advisory Board

“Ignite AG was invaluable in helping us engage with top business development executives from the world’s leading pharmaceutical companies, enabling us to enter a new market. Also, their meeting facilitation expertise is unrivaled.”

Margaret Molloy
Chief Marketing Officer, Velocidi
Former Senior Vice President of Marketing, Gerson Lehrman Group

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HCL Customer Advisory Board

“Ignite AG has deep domain expertise in the technology and global IT services markets.”

Gowri Shankar
Director of Marketing
HCL Technologies
A $6 Billion Leading Global IT Service Provider

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Workopolis Customer Advisory Board Workshop

“The workshop was just fantastic. It allowed us to evaluate our Advisory Board initiative and make the necessary changes to create a world-class Customer Advisory Board.”

Justin Plumridge
Director of Insights and CRM
Workopolis
Canada’s Biggest Job Site

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5W Customer's Customer Advisory Councils

“I love Ignite AG. They created an immensely successful Customer Advisory Council for my top corporate and technology clients. Thank you!”

Ronn Torossian
CEO, 5W Public Relations
1 of the top 25 PR Agencies in the U.S.

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EMC at CAB Manager Certification Program

“I’m new to CAB management and thought the Ignite team did a great job of framing the content and packing a lot of relevant and engaging material into the 2-day CAB Manager training program. I loved this course. Great use of time for anyone who manages advisory councils. Time flew by!”

Stacie Rodriguez
Partner Enablement Manager
EMC