Based on my experience with the software and Oregon State University's goal to create a national media presence, we chose Vocus to enhance our research communications agenda
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) October 1, 2005
Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations, announced today that Oregon State University has selected Vocus software to manage and automate their public relations efforts. Located in Corvallis, Oregon, Oregon State University is Oregon's land grant, sea grant, space grant, and sun grant university, with over 19,000 students from all 50 states and more than 80 countries.
According to Luanne Lawrence, Vice President for University Advancement, Oregon State University, she had used Vocus in the past and found that it was the most comprehensive PR management system available.
"Based on my experience with the software and Oregon State University's goal to create a national media presence, we chose Vocus to enhance our research communications agenda," said Lawrence.
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.
ÂOregon State University is a prime example of an organization that understands how public relations management software can improve PR performance," said Rick Rudman, president and CEO, Vocus. "Vocus has become the proven market leader by delivering state-of-the-art products and dedicating ourselves to our customers' success."
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.
About Oregon State University:
Outstanding programs, people, and location make Oregon State an exciting and vibrant university--one that is internationally renowned. Oregon State University is one of only two institutions nationwide to hold the land grant, sea grant, space grant and sun grant designations. Its more than 19,000 students represent all 50 states and more than 80 countries.