BOSTON, MA – May 9, 2019 – Drift, the world’s leading conversational marketing platform, today announced that its Chief Revenue Officer, Josh Allen, has been recognized as one of Comparably’s Best Sales Leaders.

“Josh and the sales team have done a great job in helping us make Drift one of the fastest growing SaaS companies of all time,” said David Cancel, founder and CEO of Drift. “This is an award the whole team should be proud of and I know it’s only the beginning for them.”

Since joining Drift in September, Josh has grown the sales department to a team of over 80 people and built the company’s long term go-to-market sales strategy, helping transform businesses’ sales and marketing into the now.

“It’s an honor to be named a top sales leader by Comparably,” said Josh Allen. “This is really an award that reflects all of the creative, hard-working people who represent our sales department, and I couldn’t be more proud to be part of this team.”

Comparably’s Best Sales Leaders List is derived from sentiment ratings provided by sales employees nationwide.

About Drift

Drift is the new way businesses buy from businesses. With its quickly evolving set of tools and playbooks, Drift is the world’s leading conversational marketing platform, trusted by top enterprise businesses like Ellie Mae, GrubHub, InVision, Marketo, MongoDB, Okta, Outreach, Eventbrite, Vidyard, and over 50,000+ other businesses. Sales and marketing teams rely on Drift to connect now with the customers who are ready to buy now. Based in Boston, Drift was founded by serial marketing technology entrepreneurs David Cancel and Elias Torres and is backed by leading venture capitalists including CRV, General Catalyst, and Sequoia. Learn more at

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