Affiliate Summit began in NYC in 2003, however the longest-standing location over time was Las Vegas. We held Affiliate Summit West 2006 over January 8-10, 2006 at Bally’s Las Vegas.
That was the primary 12 months of fifteen straight for affiliate entrepreneurs to converge on Vegas shortly after the brand new 12 months.
We jumped round loads of resorts in Las Vegas over these fifteen years – Bally’s to the Rio to the Wynn to Caesar’s Palace after which an extended residence at Paris.
Whereas the surroundings modified every so often, one factor was constant and that was the good individuals who would come from everywhere in the world.
We smiled, we realized, we drank, we laughed, we sang, and we constructed deeper relationships with one another which have lasted all of those years.
Alongside the way in which, we additionally misplaced some pals means too early, however we have now such wealthy reminiscences that may final perpetually.
We began these occasions with a few tons of of attendees and as we reached the tip these numbers have been seven-thousand-something. As increasingly unfamiliar faces joined in with us, all of us made new pals, too. Individuals from about 80 nations getting collectively for store speak and enjoyable.
It was very becoming that we wound up Affiliate Summit West 2020 at Toby Keith’s I Love This Bar and Grill – a phenomenal going away get together consuming bubbles with all of those true, vital pals. That evening with the individuals there’s something I’ll all the time cherish.
We had some nice instances, didn’t we?
This 12 months marks an finish to these experiences and reminiscences with our individuals… properly, eventually for our annual get-togethers in Las Vegas in January/February.
We’ll simply should make different plans sooner or later to catch up and snicker and cry and have a blast.
I feel Jim Morrison mentioned it greatest about our shared finish of an period…
“I don’t know what’s gonna occur, however I wanna have my kicks earlier than the entire shithouse goes up in flames.”