About Us

SalesPartners LLC, based in Laguna Hills, CA, is dedicated to improving the success of independent sales reps and product manufacturers. We believe in the Sales Rep model and its future in serving both the customer’s needs and the product lines they represent.


To develop software and services to enable sales reps and product manufacturers to optimize their business processes. To offer solutions that are instant use, customized for each market we serve, and offer seamless collaboration across business partnerships.


  • We listen to our customers to make sure we provide them with the support and roadmap they need.

  • We continue to strive to be experts in the Rep Firm-Product Manufacturer model and bring best practices to our customers.

  • We strive to grow our partner network in order to better serve the needs of our customers in the challenges and opportunities they face every day.

  • We are experts in data and analytics so that we can the provide highest level of services to the market.

  • We ensure the security and confidentiality of your data.

  • We continue to pursue the data, information and knowledge that our customers need on an ongoing basis.

Leadership Team

Scott Leslie, Founder and Chief Collborator

Scott Leslie is an experienced leader in the AV industry and in CRM solutions.  Scott has held executive positions at Harman, Renkus-Heinz and JAM Industries and has done product development and executive strategy work for many companies in the AV industry including Presonus, Louroe, DSP Concepts, Rivera, Ashly, ATK AudioTek and Pascal.  

Scott founded and managed Evidant Corporation, an Analytics company from 2002 to 2010.  In this part of his career, Scott developed many unique analysis methods and mathematics and become a data expert.

Scott has also developed CRM solutions for several companies including Schlumberger, SeeBeyond and Evidant.

Scott is also the Chairman of Product Development of the Audio Engineering Society since 2013 and has presented many topics including product management, loudspeaker optimization, product development processes among others at AES.

Scott holds a BSEE from Cal Poly, an MS in Acoustics from Georgia Tech, and an MBA from the University of California at Irvine.

Please contact Scott at scott.leslie@salespartners.co


Manaw Modi, Founder and Development Leader

Manaw Modi has over 25 years of experience in IT and software development.  He has held executive technical positions at British Petroleum, Capital One and CareFirst where he met Scott in 2004.

Manaw founded Karma Strategies in 2008, a software development company that builds software applications for companies worldwide.

Manaw has published and presented on the topic of software development practices, software architecture, software engineering management among other topics.

Manaw has lived and worked in the US, Europe and currently resides in his home country of India.

Feel free to contact Manaw at manaw.modi@salespartners.co


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Phil Van Peborgh, Sales Practices Consultant

Phil has over 25 years of experience in the AV industry, 10 years as an integrator in the UK and 15 years in sales and sales management as a dealer, independent rep and sales manager since his move to the US in 2000.

Phil worked with Scott at Renkus-Heinz and currently consults with manufacturers and independent reps to strengthen and better manage their sales partners and channels. Phil has been involved with Scott and Manaw from the genesis of what would become SalesPartners.

Phil has analyzed and implemented CRM’s and best sales process practices across multiple organizations since 1991.

Feel free to contact Phil at phil.vanpeborgh@salespartners.co

Our Office


23282 Mill Creek Drive
Suite 380
Laguna Hills, CA 92653