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Wade Burgess
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5 years, 2 continents, and 7 roles later it looks like leaving a VP role to join LNKD as a rep was an intelligent risk.
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Congrats on the Milestone Wade!  LNKD is a greater company because of you.  Thanks for everything.  
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Head of Sales, North America
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    Senior Director, North America, 2008 - present
  • OurTech Solutions
  • IP Revolution
  • New Horizons
  • Mandolfo Associates
  • Lighthouse Communications
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