Affinity’s Relationship Intelligence User Conference Announces Formal Agenda

Campfire, Affinity’s inaugural user conference, includes presentations and panels by industry leaders and a keynote by NBA Hall of Famer and former Golden State Warriors Executive, Rick Welts

SAN FRANCISCO--()--Affinity, the relationship intelligence platform for dealmakers, today announced its first-ever user conference Campfire, the relationship intelligence conference, taking place in Carmel Valley both in-person and virtually from September 26-27, 2022.

“Relationships fuel growth for dealmakers and we are incredibly excited to host Affinity’s first user conference,” said Shubham Goel, co-founder and co-CEO. “This conference will bring together customers, thought leaders, and dealmakers from across industries to share how relationship intelligence is driving dealmaking.”

The featured guest speaker, NBA Hall of Famer and former Golden State Warriors Executive Rick Welts, will draw on his business experience and share insights about why intentional leadership is vital to the success of any organization. Tapping into industry expertise, speakers from top venture capital and investment banking organizations like Alantra, Alpha Partners, Antler, Bain Capital, and OMERS Venture will join panel and breakout sessions throughout the event to share relationship intelligence best practices, and discuss how they are navigating the shift in the dealmaking market and the effects it will have on future pipeline.

Campfire sponsors include Platinum sponsor,, and Gold sponsor Standard Metrics. Additionally, Founder & CEO Yoram Wijngaarde will join Affinity executives onstage to share market trends and best practices in data-driven deal sourcing.

“As the venture capital industry becomes more data-driven, there’s more need for predictive intelligence than ever before.” said Yoram Wijngaarde, Founder & CEO of “We’re excited to join Affinity at this event and engage with thought leaders in the industry.”

Campfire was designed to explore what comprises the relationship intelligence ecosystem and how dealmakers are using technology to fuel growth, manage pipelines and effectively spend their time on relationships that drive deals as the market faces turbulence. Designed for dealmakers across private capital investments and investment banking, Campfire will provide a place for members of the Affinity community to learn from their peers, build relationships, and experience everything that Carmel Valley has to offer.

For more information and to view a full agenda of Campfire, the relationship intelligence conference, please visit

About Affinity

Affinity is a relationship intelligence platform that empowers dealmakers in relationship-driven industries to find, manage and close more deals. With the most automated relationship intelligence insights and technology, Affinity enables leaders to drive deals, free themselves from data drudgery and ensure their teams can take action with confidence, knowing the context and history of every relationship. The Affinity platform, including Affinity CRM, is used by over 2,000 relationship-driven organizations worldwide. Founded in 2014, Affinity is headquartered in San Francisco and backed by leading investors, including Menlo Ventures, Advance Venture Partners, 8VC and MassMutual Ventures.


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Formal schedule released for Affinity's first-ever user conference designed for dealmakers across private capital investments and investment banking.

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