March 8, 2013 by Robert Gonzales

Maria Pergolino has joined Apttus as Vice President Marketing encompassing Demand Generation, Corporate Marketing and Customer Marketing. Maria’s most recent experience was with the fast growing Marketing Automation SaaS solution provider and partner, Marketo. As a key leader and early stage member of the Marketo Marketing team, Maria brings to Apttus deep domain expertise in marketing automation, campaign optimization, inbound and social media marketing. “Maria has clearly established herself as a Marketing automation expert with experience and knowledge of the customer relationship management industry,” said Kirk Krappe. “We are extremely pleased Maria has joined the Apttus rocket ship”.

Maria is the recipient of several recent awards, including a Stevie Award for Women in Business. Maria has been named to both the Top 50 Most Influential People in Sales Lead Management and 20 Women to Watch in Sales Lead Management lists. Her popular presentations and commentary on Inbound Marketing and Visual Content Marketing receive over a hundred thousand views. Maria has over a decade of marketing experience including a Marketing Degree and MBA from the School of Business at Rutgers University. Maria is a Salesforce Certified Administrator and user group leader, as well as a frequent speaker on varied Marketing industry trends.