Confluence 2017

What is Confluence?

Every year, Confluence brings together Clearlink’s partners and the brightest marketing minds. You will gain inspiration from thought leaders and industry experts, learn how to increase sales and engagement, develop valuable connections, build new relationships, and experience adventures in Utah’s unmatched terrain.



Sponsorships still available, contact your account representative for more details.

Tuesday, August 22nd

  1. Breakfast - Grand Terrance Deck - Sponsored by DISH

  2. Opening Remarks - Grand Terrance Deck

  3. General Sessions - Grand Ballroom

    Keynote: John Rossman - Former Amazon Executive and Best-Selling Author

    Featured Speakers - Clearlink Executives

  4. Networking Lunch - Grand Terrance Deck

  5. Breakout Sessions, QBRs, and Mountain Adventures - Sponsored by Vivint

  6. Unique Concert Experience: Confluence Under the Stars - Snow Park Amphitheater Deer Valley, UT

Wednesday, August 23rd

  1. Breakout Sessions, QBRs, and Mountain Adventures - Sponsored by Vivint

  2. Networking Lunch - Grand Terrance Deck

  3. General Sessions - Grand Ballroom

    Featured Speaker: Joe Martin - Social Analytics Lead & Brand Evangelist at Adobe

    Keynote: Jeanne Bliss - Founder and President of Customer Bliss

  4. Closing Conference Reception Dinner: High West Distillery - Wanship, UT


Confluence will open with breakfast at 8:00 a.m., and sessions begin at 9:00 a.m. Throughout the half-day conference, you will hear from speakers that will both inspire and challenge the way you think about engaging customers.

After lunch, guests will have the opportunity to participate in breakout sessions, business meetings, or hand-selected mountain activities like fly fishing, ATV rides, and more. Tuesday will close with a one-of-a-kind experience that will entertain and excite.

On Wednesday, the conference continues with a networking lunch at noon with Clearlink’s digital marketing experts, brand partners, and executive leadership team. The remaining general sessions begin at 1:30 p.m. Throughout the remaining half-day, attendees will hear from Clearlink Executives and Digital Marketing Experts that will engage and influence the ways you approach digital marketing. The conference will close with a keynote presentation from Jeanne Bliss, a sought after speaker and thought-leader, the author of three best-selling books, and co-founder of the Customer Experience Professionals Association. Wednesday will close with an exclusive attendee dinner at new High West Distillery in Wanship, Utah.


Full speaker info coming soon.

  1. John Rossman

    Former Amazon Executive and Author

    Most known for launching and scaling the Amazon Marketplace business which now accounts for over 50% of all Amazon units sold and shipped. While at Amazon he also served as Director of Enterprise Services at, where he managed worldwide services to enterprise clients such as, Toys R Us, Sears, Marks and Spencer, and the National Basketball Association (NBA).

  2. Jeanne Bliss

    Founder and President of Customer Bliss

    Jeanne Bliss pioneered the role of the Chief Customer Officer, holding the first ever CCO role for over 20 years at Lands’ End, Microsoft, Coldwell Banker and Allstate Corporations. Reporting to each company’s CEO, she moved the customer to the strategic agenda, creating transformational changes to each brands’ customer experience. She has driven achievement of 95 percent loyalty rates, improving customer experiences across 50,000-person organizations.

  3. Joe Martin

    Social Analytics Lead & Brand Evangelist at Adobe

    Joe Martin has a BS in Finance and a MBA in Strategy and Marketing from the University of Utah. He has worked more than ten years in consumer data analysis, corporate strategy, brand growth, and digital marketing. His analyses have been featured in the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, CNBC, Associated Press, and Forbes. Joe is currently a social analytics lead and brand evangelist at Adobe.

High West Distillery
Gourmet Dinner and Tastings at High West Distillery.

Private Concert Experience the Deer Valley Snow Park Outdoor Amphitheater

"We’ve built and continue to invest in valuable relationships with our business partners. Confluence is a time to come together and strengthen our industry connections and have a little fun in our backyard."

Phil Hansen


The Montage Deer Valley

9100 Marsac Ave. Park City, Utah 84060

An authentic, yet refined, mountain retreat located less than five minutes from Park City’s celebrated Main Street, and an easy 40‐minute drive from Salt Lake City International Airport, Montage Deer Valley offers unrivaled ski‐in / ski‐out access to one of America’s best ski resorts, the largest spa in Utah, five inspired dining options (including a pub with its own bowling alley), along with amazing year‐round activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, golf, outdoor concerts, and fly‐fishing.


A hotel block and rate has been secured on behalf of Confluence attendees. A first night’s deposit will be charged to your credit card upon making the reservation, and a 30-day cancellation policy is in place.

Reservations for the Confluence block of rooms can be made online via this link or by talking with a Montage reservation agent at 435-604-1391.


Please arrange for your own air and ground transportation needs. Once on site, travel to activities will be provided. Estimated travel time from the airport to the resort is one hour.

All Resort Transportation: (877) 658-3999 (approx. $40 each way)

Premier Transportation: (435 640-3144 (approx. $40-160 depending on number of passengers)


Come dressed in 'relaxed business casual.' But pack a light jacket for the weather will be in the high 80’s during the day but cool in the morning and evening hours.