Ep. 67 - Acceleration Partners President, Matt Wool

Ep. 67 - Acceleration Partners President, Matt Wool

Matt Wool, is the President at Acceleration Partners and he is our guest today. 

Matt Wool is a veteran manager with experience in both client-facing and operational roles for technology-oriented consulting firms. As president of Acceleration Partners, Matt’s responsibilities include oversight of project delivery and maintenance of client satisfaction. He has helped drive the company’s growth from 5 employees when he joined in 2012 to over 130 employees on 4 continents today. 

Acceleration Partners is a performance marketing firm focused on driving growth for the world’s leading brands via affiliate and other partnership- based programs. They have a client roster that includes Target, Adidas, Reebok, Warby Parker, and many others.

In This Conversation We Discuss:

  • How Matt has grown as a leader from 5 to 130+ employees
  • Acceleration Partner’s culture of “over communication” 
  • How AP manages an entirely remote team in 4 different countries
  • The unforeseen success of CEO Robert Glazer’s “Friday Forwards”
  • The power of the “mindful transition” when team members leave the company

Interesting Highlights:

  • Hiring remote team members in “hub cities” to allow for community
  • AP’s international expansion to the UK and Singapore
  • Matt’s biggest lesson in his career

Resources:

Connect with Matt: LinkedIn

Check out Acceleration Partners: https://www.accelerationpartners.com/

Book – Performance Partnerships Bob Glazier

Friday Focus – https://www.fridayfwd.com/

TEDx – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yV2Qfj0ft0o

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