AffiliateTraction Throws Weight Behind Inaugural Performance Marketing Insights Event In New York AffiliateTraction has announced that it is supporting the inaugural Performance Marketing Insights conference in New York next March. AffiliateTraction, the world's largest affiliate management agency, has announced that it is supporting the inaugural Performance Marketing Insights conference in New York next March, becoming its first official sponsor as well as joining its global Advisory Board to help shape the industry event. The two day conference, which is being held at the Crowne Plaza on March 1213, 2013, will centre around exceptional content featuring world class speakers, as well as offering unrivalled, structured networking opportunities for all serious performance marketers around the world. Greg Shepard, President and CEO of AffiliateTraction, says: "It's about time our industry had a fresh approach that encompasses a global mindshare on the topics that endanger and break the glass ceiling of its success. Our sponsorship is a commitment to this industry and to an event that has its attendees' best interests as a goal. The organic success of this show is based on quality, not just need; its content and attendees represent the class our industry should portray. I'm therefore delighted to support this event's introduction to our calendar as its first official sponsor, and also to be part of the extraordinary, global Advisory Board who together will bring to you the pulse of affiliate marketing. This event won't just deliver, it will set a new standard for delegates." Limited to 600 attendees by design, the event is the latest offering from Existem Events, the company behind the highly respected A4u brands including the 70,000 strong affiliate marketing online hub affiliates4u.com. Since 2007, the team have equally delivered a number of highlysuccessful events pitched directly at showcasing the professionalism and innovative delivery of the performance marketing industry as a whole with the world's largest Performance Marketing Awards ceremony and the wellestablished a4uexpo Performance Marketing Conference series of shows in Spain, Netherlands, Germany and the UK. Matthew Wood, Founder and Chairman of A4u, says: ""For our inaugural US event we're delighted to welcome an agency with over 12 years of industry pedigree as a gold sponsor for Performance Marketing Insights. The ethos behind Performance Marketing Insights is to offer an advanced, content driven event, enabling delegates to learn from leading global experts on advancedlevel content, effective strategies and case studies. To partner with a company which is focused on forming global operations, directly compliments our mission to grow the performance marketing industry globally." About AffiliateTraction AffiliateTraction is a fullservice performance marketing agency that specialises in incubating, managing, growing, and promoting affiliate programs for top internet retailers. AffiliateTraction is the most seasoned in the performance marketing industry and is the largest agency of its kind in the US. Founded in 2000 by Greg Shepard, AffiliateTraction is retained by medium to large retail organisations looking to expand their presence in online performance marketing through active management of multiple networks and direct publisher relationships. AffiliateTraction is an allinclusive agency that provides clients with the essential tools, support, brand control and technology to succeed. About Existem Events/A4u A4u is a news and discussion portal dedicated to the performance marketing industry. It covers the latest news from all aspects of performance marketing, including affiliate, social, mobile, display, email, analytics and search marketing. A4u's active forum is filled with 10+ years of discussion among the 70,000 publisher base, while the site's industry reports, guides and resources. A4u are the organisers behind, a4uexpo, The Performance Marketing Awards and Performance Marketing Insights; New York making A4u one of the largest Global resources for performance marketing insight.