Top 60 #Sales and #Marketing Twitter Influencers

To keep you “in-the-know” and following today’s sales and marketing trailblazers and headline makers, we’ve compiled a list of the Top Twitter Influencers for Sales and Marketing.

As we researched, we found 60 people (and couldn’t narrow it to 50) that can add value to your twitterstream, so check them out and add these accounts to your following.

Note: Sales and Marketing Twitter influencers were determined based on tweeted topics, influence as measured by Klout, number of followers, and number of tweets. Below are the “top” influencers at this time based on the combination of factors.

Top Sales Influencers on Twitter

@CFrancisVoice – Colleen Francis
Sell More. Work Less. Make More Money! - http://www.engageselling.com

@gitomer -Jeffery Gitomer
king of sales, dad, granddad, writer, friend. –  Charlotte and airplanes – http://amzn.to/OobEkE

@CraigElias – Craig Elias
Creator of Trigger Event Selling™, $1,000,000 prize winner in Billion Dollar Idea Competition, Dadpreneur – Calgary, AB, Canada – http://shiftselling.com/

@JosianeFeigon – CEO of TeleSmart, Bestselling author of Smart Selling on the Phone and Online Inside sales futurist, sales 2.0 trend and thought leader. San Francisco – http://www.tele-smart.com/

@JFAAssocs – Jonathan Farrington is the Senior Partmer at JFA, Chairman of the JF Corporation and CEO of Top Sales Associates, based in London & Paris. – London/Paris – http://www.jonathanfarrington.com/

@keithferrazzi – Keith Ferrazzi
Thought leader. Relationship Guru. Consultant. Author of “Never Eat Alone” and “Who’s Got Your Back.” – Los Angeles, CA – http://www.keithferrazzi.com/

@gerhard20 – Gerhard Gschwandtner
Founder & Publisher of Selling Power magazine and regular host of the Sales 2.0 Conference. Passion about advancing the Sales 2.0 conversation. – Fredericksburg, VA – http://sellingpower.com/

@TheSalesHunter – Mark Hunter
Sales motivation tips and proven sales training and techniques to help you increase sales, profitably. Omaha, NE – http://thesaleshunter.com/

@iannarino – S. Anthony Iannarino
Catalyst. Instigator. Agitator. – Westerville, Ohio – http://thesalesblog.com

@Sales_Source – Geoffrey James
Book on B2B Selling: http://tinyurl.com/7gvfg4n Sales_Source Column: http://tinyurl.com/cddu3av Newsletter Sign-up: http://tinyurl.com/8ym86nc

@GuyKawasaki – Guy Kawasaki
Author of Enchantment: The Art of Changing Hearts, Minds, and Actions. Former chief evangelist of Apple. Co-founder of Alltop. Silicon Valley, California – http://www.facebook.com/enchantment

@keenan – Jim Keenan
Sr. Partner, A Sales Guy Consulting Professional Ski Instructor (aka Ski Bum) Dad of 3 crazy, in a good way, girls. FINDER OF THE ELEPHANT IN TE ROOM – Boulder, CO – http://asalesguy.com/

@paul_mccord – Paul McCord
Trainer & author teaching sales teams, biz owners & professionals how to find & connect w/great prospects in ways prospects will respect, accept, & respond to. – Global – http://www.mccordandassociates.com/

@sellingtools – Nancy Nardin
We are a content & advisory firm specializing in sales productivity tools & advanced selling strategies. – Sacramento, CA – http://www.smartsellingtools.com/blog/

@jillkonrath – Jill Konrath
Fresh strategies for selling to crazy-busy people; author of SNAP Selling (#1Amazon sales) & Selling to Big Companies. Get free Prospecting Tool Kit at… – Minnesota, USA – http://www.jillkonrath.com/sales-resources/

@scoremoresales – Lori Richardson
Named one of the Top 25 Sales Influencers of 2012. Never confuse activity w/ accomplishment. Love seeing b2b sales reps hit quota! (& love coffee) Sales blogger. – Boston – http://scoremoresales.com/

@davidabrock – David A. Brock
Passionate about helping sales and business professionals achieve extraordinary goals. – Orange County, California – http://partnersinexcellenceblog.com/

@tannerismsontue – Jeff Tanner
Jess is Associate Dean, Baylor University’s School of Business. He actively consults, speaks globally, and writes on sales and costumer relationships. – http://tannerismsontues.blogspot.com/

@ZSAssociates – ZS Associates
ZS Associates is a global leader in sales and marketing consulting, outsourcing, technology and software. Follow us for the latest company news and updates. – Evanston, IL – http://www.zsassociates.com/

@bobapollo – Bob Apollo
Managing Partner at Inflexion-Point: Building scalable businesses by bridging the gap between B2B strategy and execution. Opinions are occasionally my own— Reading, UK – http://www.inflexion-point.com/blog

@fearlessselling – Kelley Robertson
Passionate about helping people improve the way they sell. – Toronto – http://fearless-selling.ca

@KeithRosen – Keith Rosen
Award Winning Author of the #1 Book on Coaching Used by the World’s Top Sales Organizations, Executive Sales Coach-Leadership Strategist, Explorer, Proud Father – New York – http://www.profitbuilders.com/

@mike_schultz – Mike Schultz
President, RAIN Group. Publisher, RainToday.com. Author, Rainmaking Conversations, Blogger RAIN Selling Blog. – Stow, MA – http://www.rainsalestraining.com/blog/

@annekeseley – Anneke Seley
Sales 2.0 author, Reality Works Group (formerly Phone Works) & OracleDirect founder, Inside and Social Sales Evangelist – San Francisco – http://www.sales20book.com/wp/

@davestei – Dave Stein
Sales training buyers and sales trainers depend on my advice. Pilot, biker, yogi, author, speaker. – Thanks for the follow – Dave Stein. – Martha’s Vineyard, MA – http://davesteinsblog.esresearch.com/

@KenThoreson – Ken Thoreson
Speaker, Consultant, Author, Sales Leadership – Knoxville, TN – http://www.acumenmgmt.com./

@mike_weinberg – Mike Weinberg
The New Sales Coach | Consultant | Speaker | Author of New Sales. | Simplified. | Fan of grace, family, European cars, NY Pizza & the NFL – St. Louis – http://newsalescoach.com/

@wendyweiss – Wendy Weiss
The Queen of Cold Callingat Weiss Communications LLC – USA – http://www.wendyweiss.com/#

@DanWaldo – Dan Waldschmidt
An ordinary dude with an outrageous vision… – 34.778861,-82.266527 – http://danwaldschmidt.com/

 

Top Marketing Influencers on Twitter

@JefferyHayzlett – Jeffery Hayzlett
Global Business Celebrity. BestSelling Author: Running the Gauntlet & The Mirror- Speaker, Thought Leader, Sometime Cowboy – Sioux Falls, SD – http://hayzlett.com/

@barryjudge – Barry Judge
Avid traveler and reader, sports enthusiast, enjoy new restaurants – Minneapolis

@sernovitz – Andy Sernovitz
The Word of Mouth Marketing Guy | Author of Word of Mouth Marketing: How Smart Companies  Get People Talking | CEO of SocialMedia.org and WordofMouth.org – Austin – http://www.damniwish.com/

@bhalligan – Brian Patrick Halligan
CEO @hubspot – Cambridge – http://www.hubspot.com/

@chrisbrogan – Chris Brogan
CEO & President, Human Business Works, a business design company. More?  http://hbway.com/bio  . contact: http://www.chrisbrogan.com/contact/ – Boston, MA – http://www.chrisbrogan.com/

@evansdave – Dave Evans
Social Media enthusiast and author of Social Media Marketing ‘An Hour a Day’ (2008) and “The Next Generation of Business Engagement’ (2010). – Austin, TX – http://www.socialdynamx.com/

@dmsscott – David Meerman Scott
Marketing Strategist, keynote speaker, and best selling author of 8 books including The New Rules of Marketing & PR and Newsjacking. – Boston, MA – http://www.webinknow.com/

@jackiehuba – Jackie Huba
Co-author: Monster Business, Creating Customer Evangelists, Citizen Marketers, and Church of the Customer blog. Pittsburgh Steelers Fan. – Austin, TX – http://jackiehuba.com/

@BrandAutopsy – John Moore
As a marketingologit, I give companies “Second Opinions” about the business and marketing activities they are currently doing or considering doing. – Austin Texas Badlands –  http://www.brandautopsy.com/

@jbernoff – Josh Bernoff
Coauthor of Groundswell, Forrester analyst – Massachusetts – http://forrester.typepad.com/groundswell/

@lauraries – Laura Ries
branding strategist, bestselling author, blogger, speaker, and media personality – Atlanta – http://www.ries.com/

@redslice – Maria Ross
Storyteller, brand strategis, speaker, author: Branding Basics for Small Business, Rebooting My Brain. YES: wine, humor, Jeopardy! NO: arrogance, the Wildcat – San Mateo, CA – http://red-slice.com/

@mitchjoel – Mitch Joel
President of Twist Image. Marketer. Speaker. Author. Media. Hacker. Blogger and Podcaster of Six Pixels of Separation. New book -CTRL ALT DEL – out soon. – Montreal, Quebec – http://www.twistimage.com/blog/

@MattTGrant – Matthew T. Grant
Writer, ironist, doctor of philosophy. Also, editor at Marketing Profs. Views expressed are the Zeitgeist’s. Background image source: http://tinyurl.com/c3yslg. Boston, MA – http://www.matthewtgrant.com/

@cspenn – Christopher Penn
Director of Inbound Marketing, ninja, PodCamp cofounder, Marketing over Coffee cohost, speaker, author, marketing professor. More: http://cspenn.com/w – Boston, MA – http://cspenn.com/w

@johnjwall – John Wall
I’m a business guy, photographer, husband, father, co-host of Marketing Over Coffee, and author of B2B Marketing Confessions. – Boston – http://www.RoninMarketeer.com

@mvolpe – Mike Volpe
CMO @hubspot- marketing, startups, entrepreneurship, SaaS, B2B, lead generation, blog, social media, SEO, analytics, VC, golf, Patriots, Red Sox – Boston, MA – http://www.mikevolpe.com/marketing-speaker/

@MarketingProfs – Ann Handley
Head of Content here at ‘Profs. People seem to like my writing: http://www.contentrulesbook.com http://www.annhandley.com – Boston, Massachusetts – http://www.marketingprofs.com

@BrennerMichael – Michael Brenner
Sr. Director of #Marketing and Content Strategy @sap. Blogging @b2bmktginsider. Co-founder of @b2community. Tech content @biz_innovations – West Chester, PA ·http://www.b2bmarketinginsider.com

@benkunz – Ben Kunz
VP, Strategic Planning at Mediassociates. Tech columnist at Bloomberg Businessweek. Predicted iPad. Jumps rope. Eats chocolate. – Connecticut – http://www.thoughtgadgets.com

@FrankAdman – Frank Adman
Ad man. San Francisco, 1963. Purveyor of Stimulating Propaganda. Join me for a Twittertini. #ShortyAward Winner: Best in Advertising. Cartoon: Earl Thollander – San Francisco – http://bit.ly/frankfilm

@KevinUrie – Kevin Urie
Advertising/Marketing Geek @springcreekgrp, Dad, Husband, and @smcseattle Founder (Photo via  @kk ) – Seattle, WA –  http://changeitmarketing.com

@patrickbyers – Responsible Marketer/ Patrick Byers
Founder, Outsource Marketing http://outsourcemarketing.com / Speak, write, strategize, name, simplify, social media, social good, CSR / ♥ my family / Volt fan – Issaquah (Seattle Area) -http://responsiblemarketing.com

@simonmainwaring – Simon Mainwaring
Author of NYT bestseller We First, founder of social branding firm We First, ex-Nike/Wieden ad creative, blogger, speaker, Dad, Australian. – Los Angeles –  http://www.WeFirstBranding.com

@juntajoe – Joe Pulizzi
Content Marketing Institute. Get Content Get Customers. Content Marketing World. Managing Content Marketing. Chief Content Officer mag. Orange – Cleveland, OH – http://contentmarketinginstitute.com

@PeterShankman – Peter Shankman
Me: Consulting, angel investing, speaking, @Vocus Small Biz Evangelist. HARO Founder. Ironman. Skydiver. Told I’m knowledgeable about marketing – New York, NY – http://shankman.com/so-you-found-me-on-twitter/

@bmorrissey – Brian Morrissey
Editor in Chief at Digiday, marathon runner, cheeseburger connoisseur – New York, NY – http://www.digiday.com

@jchernov – Joe Chernov
VP of Marketing at Kinvey. Content Marketer of the Year winner. Words are my own, for better or worse. More here: http://about.me/jchernov – Melrose, MA · http://www.jchernov.com

@jaybaer - Jay Baer
President of http://convinceandconvert.com a hype-free social and content accelerator firm. Keynote speaker. Co-author of The NOW Revolution. Tequila guy – Bloomington, Indiana · http://www.jaybaer.com

@ginidietrich – Gini Dietrich
CEO Arment Dietrich. Author @spinsucks. Co-author Marketing in the Round. Founder @spinsuckspro. Speaker. Avid cyclist. A foodie. Loves shoes & wine – Chicago, IL · http://spinsucks.com

@daveknox – Dave Knox
Chief Marketing Officer – Rockfish (@rockfish) & Brand Ventures, Author HardKnoxLife.com, Co-Founder of The Brandery (@brandery) Views are my own  – Cincinnati, OH – http://www.hardknoxlife.com