Success Group International and Partner to Enhance the Effectiveness of Sales Channels

Las Vegas, NV, September 23, 2009 --( Success Group International (SGI) announced today that has joined the Success Group Technology Coalition., an online collaboration and communication service that enables virtual teams to work together more effectively, and Success Group International, the global leader in connecting VARs, ISVs, professional services, managed services and SaaS providers around the world, made the announcement as part of SGI’s 2009 program focused on delivering sales innovations to its affiliated members.

Marv McGrew, CEO of Success Group International remarked on the challenges that he and his members confront in keeping customer facing organizations up-to-date on new technologies and solutions. “Having sales teams and channels share best practices and tacit knowledge on an on-going basis is seldom formally addressed” commented McGrew. “ will help our members solve this problem by providing the tools needed to support both direct and indirect channels.”

The integrated suite of services includes unlimited audio and web conferencing, messaging, group calendaring, action item tracking and document management. These capabilities are delivered within secure private communities, insuring that sensitive business information is available only to invited members. Among its many applications, is being used by a wide variety of IT distributors and VARs to provide sales team training and facilitate continual dialog between sales professionals.

Edward S. Chatlos, CEO of, stated “ is pleased to join the Success Group International Technology Coalition. SGI’s reputation for achieving outstanding results in facilitating sales relationships between its members is unique. SGI shares our philosophy that effective collaboration among channel organizations is key to increased sales. We look forward to working with SGI and its members to provide the tools necessary to give their sales teams a real competitive advantage.”

Additional details regarding, including pricing and service plans, can be found at To learn more about Success Group International, or to become a member, please visit

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About SGI:
Success Group International (SGI) is “The Global Technology Solution”™ Our Coalition is a worldwide, “solutions based” technology member organization, devoted to assisting our global membership of technology businesses in achieving their company marketing, channel sales and business development goals. "Success Group's mission, as a global technology coalition, is to facilitate member relationships and build synergy between members, by identifying needs and creating solutions to enhance, grow and strengthen revenue generating opportunities, increasing sales and profits of all members." SGI specializes in developing and managing technology coalition alliances to promote the growth and “SUCCESS” of member businesses. Our primary objective is discovering enabling and enhancing technologies for coalition members to expand technology solutions offered to their clients.

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