Now Accepting 2019 Award Nominations! Nominate Now

AA-ISP Columbus Chapter

The AA-ISP Chapter program offers our member community the opportunity to regularly connect with other, like-minded Inside Sales Professionals. Regional Chapter meetings include discussions, presentations, and networking opportunities.

Join This Chapter
View All Chapters

Chapter President:

Ed Porter

Ed Porter

Smart Harbor
Chief Revenue Officer
Contact Ed

Ed began his professional management career in 2001 and has since led teams from 10 to over 1,000 people with responsibilities for sales, customer support, and marketing functions. Ed has worked for service, software, and distribution companies learning the foundations of delivering a powerful customer experience while driving value and effectiveness in the sales and development channels. Ed has also helped companies as a consultant deploy efficient and effective sales and support organizations. He has participated, facilitated and chaired several executive groups centered on sales management, contact center management, and technology innovation. Ed has been a keynote speaker and guest speaker focused on sales deployments and customer management programs.

Ed has taken an active role in the community and served on two volunteer boards of directors for nonprofit organizations. Ed served as the vice president of the school board overseeing two charter schools in Columbus, OH where he was responsible for fiscal management and contract management while chairing the finance committee and the board recruitment committee. Ed also served as President of the board for a local soccer association where he was responsible for board operations, customer experience, public relations and community development.

Chapter Officers:

Christine Knox

Christine Knox | Officer

Senior Sales Development Representative

Christine is a motivated sales professional who started her career in a SaaS start-up company, where during a 2 year period, she was the only full-time employee and helped grow it to over 700 clients. She has over 12 years of experience working with both the nonprofit and enterprise industries. She currently works as a Senior Sales Development Representative at Vertiv, a manufacturer of IT equipment for the data center space, where she also leads a committee focused on innovation for their newly created inside sales team.
When Christine is not spending time with her loving husband and young daughter, she’s volunteering as a “Big Sister” mentor in the Big Brother Big Sister program.

Upcoming Meetings

Mar 7th, 2019 AA-ISP Columbus Chapter: The Modern Seller - Ambassador Factor Register Now
Apr 23rd, 2019 AA-ISP Columbus Chapter: Using Humor in Sales to Close More Deals Register Now

Chapter Announcements

Sponsored by - The World's Best Sales Leads! Maximize revenue, increase sales and acquire your total addressable market instantly using A.I.!

Watch an instant demo here:

Updated Nov 28th, 2018 by Jessica Farmer

Chapter Survey

Tell us what you want from your local chapter

Please take a moment to provide your input on meeting topics and focus.

Take The Survey

Chapter Program Sponsors

Global Chapter Sponsors:

Become A Sponsor