Industry Analyst Firm Rates Marketo “Positive” in MarketScope for CRM Lead Management
MarketScope Recognizes Marketo’s Revenue Performance Management Capabilities
San Mateo, CA., March 16, 2011 – Marketo, the global leader in Revenue Performance Management solutions that significantly increase customers’ marketing and sales success, today announced that it received a “Positive” rating in the Gartner MarketScope for CRM Lead Management.*
“Marketo is transforming how corporations expand, optimize, and accelerate revenue growth,” said Paul Albright, Chief Revenue Officer at Marketo. “Marketo Revenue Performance Management enables businesses to engage more effectively with customers in a social, multichannel world, increase marketing’s contribution to top-line growth, and significantly enhance sales productivity and success in closing business. This transformative approach is driving explosive growth for our clients, and has made Marketo the fastest-growing Revenue Performance Management company.”
Gartner advises current customers of vendors with positive ratings to “continue incremental investments.” Gartner also advises potential customers to “consider this vendor a viable choice for strategic or tactical investments, while planning for known limitations.”
Gartner’s evaluation criteria for the MarketScope for CRM Lead Management included market responsiveness, overall viability, and an evaluation of the vendors’ products and services, among other criteria.
*Gartner, Inc., MarketScope for CRM Lead Management, Chris Fletcher, March 13, 2011.
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Marketo is the global leader in Revenue Performance Management. Marketo’s powerful yet easy-to-use marketing automation solutions transform how marketing and sales teams of all sizes work — and work together — to drive dramatically increased revenue performance and fuel business growth. The company’s proven technology, comprehensive services, and expert guidance – in areas ranging from demand generation to lead nurturing – are helping corporations around the world to turn marketing from a cost center to a business-building revenue driver.
Marketo was awarded the 2010 CODiE award for “Best Marketing Solution,” the “Best Sales and Marketing 2.0 Solution” from SellingPower and the “Best Marketing Automation Application” by Salesforce customers on the AppExchange. For more information, visit www.marketo.com, or subscribe to Marketo’s award-winning blogs at blog.marketo.com.