Podium Announced as the Newest Sales Center Partner

OGDEN – Technology giant Podium is the newest partner with the Alan E. Hall Center for Sales Excellence, agreeing to a multi-year agreement with Weber State University last week. The SAAS company, located in Lehi, is one of the heavyweights at silicon
slopes, and is an incredible career opportunity for students graduating with a degree in Professional Sales.

“We’re thrilled to announce our partnership with the Weber State Professional Sales Program!” Said Brett Steele, Head of Sales Development. “Podium is passionate about the growing, hungry sales individuals and launching their career into software sales.”
Podium is the ninth premier partner, and the 11 th overall partner of the Sales Center.

With the partnership, companies have first access networking with professional sales students about potential careers. In addition, partnerships allow companies to have representatives be guest speakers, host internal sales competitions, as well as have engaged discussions with students during class. All of these opportunities provide students a networking connection with some of the best sales jobs on the market.

“A partnership with Podium gives our students an incredible opportunity in the tech. sector.” Said Department Chair, Nicole Flink. “SaaS jobs, or SaaS altogether is one of the biggest industries in sales, and somewhere a large chunk of our students will gravitate toward. Having Podium as a partner is a game-changer on so many levels.”

Entering its 10 th year, Podium sells cloud-based software primarily focusing on communication, messaging, customer feedback, and online reviews within a business. Companies utilize their software to manage many business communication tools all on
one dashboard, which boosts their overall effectiveness.