Andy Black, experienced salesperson and marketer of PV systems, shares his knowledge about creating and closing business. First covered, a marketing overview, and discussion of effective and ineffective marketing strategies, with a deep look at lead generation. We then look at Sales Organizations, and the benefits, costs, and issues of sales staff. Sales structures, compensation, contracts, property ownership, and termination issues will also be covered. An in depth look at the sales cycle with interactive examples of the processes, interactions and systems Andy has developed and successfully used for several years. This section will include discussion and interactive examples of lead screening, site visits, proposal preparation and presentation, closing, documentation and writing up the sale.