We reached a point where we needed to expand our talent pool of software sales representatives in order to keep up with our hiring requirements
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) September 1, 2005
LANHAM, Md., August 30, 2005 - Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations announced today that it has opened a sales office in Northern Virginia. The new office, located in Reston, Virginia will help support the rapidly growing Vocus direct sales organization by providing access to a large talent pool of high technology and software sales people.
Vocus provides an integrated on-demand software suite for PR professionals. The Vocus on-demand software suite manages media and analyst relationships; interactive email campaigns; projects and news; files, documents and other collateral; and online newsrooms. The software also analyzes media coverage and other PR information to provide real-time feedback on the effectiveness of PR campaigns and early intelligence on trends unfolding in the press.
"We are expanding the Vocus direct sales organization in response to continued demand from the marketplace for our software products," said Rick Rudman, President and CEO of Vocus, Inc.
"We reached a point where we needed to expand our talent pool of software sales representatives in order to keep up with our hiring requirements," said Cal Shilling, Director of Recruiting, Vocus. "This new office allows us to continue our recruiting efforts by being near some of the best technology sales talent in the country."
About Vocus, Inc.
Vocus is a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes manage local and global relationships and communications with journalists, analysts, public officials and other key audiences. Our software helps customers manage media relations, news monitoring and analysis, interactive email campaigns, online newsrooms, and government relations activities. Vocus software is delivered as an easy-to-use and cost-effective annual subscription, with no need for internal hardware, software or IT support. Vocus has more than 1,100 customers representing organizations of all sizes across a wide variety of industries. Our software is currently available in four languages, and is in use by customers around the world. Since 1999, we have achieved 23 consecutive quarters of revenue growth, and have received awards for company growth and product excellence. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America and Europe. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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