Mike Gamson

Mike Gamson

Senior Vice President of Global Solutions, LinkedIn

Mike Gamson


Mike Gamson joined the company in August 2007. He currently leads LinkedIn's Global Solutions Organization across the company's 30 offices worldwide. The GSO includes various functions ranging from field sales and professional services representatives, to research analysts, account managers and operational experts. There are three primary business groups within the GSO focused on servicing corporate customers – Talent Solutions, Marketing Solutions, and Sales Solutions. Previously, Mike was Director of Product Marketing at Advent Software, a provider of enterprise software for investment managers, where he led the Trading and Order Management business. Mike began his career as an entrepreneur in Costa Rica, founding a restaurant and boutique hotel in 1996. He sold the business to American investors and joined Bank of America as a financial analyst in Chicago the following year. Mike holds a BA from Amherst College.


  • Wednesday, October 07, 2015 10:00am - 10:45am

    The LinkedIn Social Selling Journey - Fireside Chat

    • Mike Gamson, Senior Vice President of Global Solutions, LinkedIn
    • Mike Derezin, Vice President of Sales Solutions, LinkedIn

    Social selling doesn't happen overnight. From executives and sales leadership, to the individual salesperson, the story of LinkedIn's transformation into a social selling organization will help you navigate this journey within your own company. Senior Vice President of Global Solutions, Mike Gamson, will join Mike Derezin for a fireside chat to explore how LinkedIn’s own sales teams have embraced social selling through goal-setting, executive sponsorship, and rep-level adoption.