Regardless of how broad or narrow their focus, or whether they serve consumers or businesses, organizations of all sizes and from all industries find Vocus software to be the best choice for planning, executing and measuring their public relations campaigns.
Lanham, MD (PRWEB) October 29, 2005
Vocus, Inc., a leading provider of on-demand software for corporate communications and public relations, announced today that the Women’s Professional Billiard Association (WPBA) has selected Vocus software to help manage and automate its public relations efforts. Headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina, the WPBA was founded in 1976 and is dedicated to supporting the growth of women’s billiards worldwide.
According to Shari Stauch, Director of Public Relations, WPBA, the PR team had used other products in the past, but were looking for a more comprehensive system- one that had both the range of features they desired and the flexibility provided by on-demand software.
“With Vocus, we have a combination of features and convenience that has been vital in helping us expand our reach and market our players,” said Stauch. “The Vocus on-demand software solution enables us to respond quickly to opportunities and get maximum exposure for our events. It is, quite simply, the best PR management product available.”
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.
“WPBA’s choosing Vocus software to manage its public relations underscores our product’s flexibility and suitability for all PR applications,” said Rick Rudman, president and CEO of Vocus, Inc. “Regardless of how broad or narrow their focus, or whether they serve consumers or businesses, organizations of all sizes and from all industries find Vocus software to be the best choice for planning, executing and measuring their public relations campaigns.”
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 The Women’s Professional Billiard Association
The WPBA is the world governing body of women’s professional billiards and represents the media and participation rights of professional and semi-pro players; governs rules, regulations, and conduct, ethics and equipment specifications for professional sanctioned tournaments; and develops, produces and sanctions tournaments. WPBA events are broadcast on ESPN and ESPN2 in the U.S. as well as on select networks throughout Europe and Asia.
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