BOSTON, MA (PRWEB) December 1, 2005
November 29, 2005 - Hot Banana Software, a leading provider of Web Content Management (WCM) and Active Marketing™ solutions, announced today that it has signed a Channel Partner agreement with a content management consulting specialist, Duo Consulting of Chicago, Illinois. Duo Consulting will be reselling, implementing and supporting Hot Banana’s Active Marketing Web Content Management Suite™. The announcement was made from the Hot Banana booth (# 106), at the Gilbane Content Management Conference, November 29 - December 01, 2005 in Boston.
Since 1999 Duo Consulting has specialized in Web development, content management and eMarketing strategies, and they have developed long-term relationships with an impressive list of public and private sector clients. The addition of Hot Banana’s Active Marketing Web Content Management Suite to their portfolio will further enhance their ability to deliver top quality Web site solutions most appropriate for their client’s needs.
"Duo Consulting is precisely the right match for us,” says Krista Lariviere, President and CEO, Hot Banana Software Inc. "Hot Banana is seeing considerable demand momentum for its Active Marketing Web Content Management Suite, and the foundation of this success is our channel strategy. We’re selecting channel partners, such as Duo Consulting, who can add value over the entire customer life-cycle. This strategy is critical for Hot Banana’s growth and will help us to establish a strong foothold in major cities across North America.”
"By adding Hot Banana to our portfolio, we can now offer our customers a WCM solution that provides a unique Active Marketing approach to Web site content management,” says Michael Silverman, President and CEO, Duo Consulting. “We are excited to be offering this technology to our government, not-for-profit and corporate clients as it meets specific business challenges that we see them facing.”
About Hot Banana Software, Inc.
Founded in 1999, Hot Banana powers Web sites for more than 180 companies worldwide. Designed for non-technical users, Hot Banana is a full-fledged Web Content Management Suite designed to easily manage a Web site's content creation and publishing.
The Hot Banana Active Marketing Web Content Management Suite™ consists of the end-to-end integration of Web Content Management and Active Marketing™, with integrated WebTrends 7.5 and ExactTarget email marketing solutions. This makes Hot Banana an ideal solution for using the Web site as a highly optimized eMarketing platform in corporate communications, branding, lead generation & conversion campaigns, customer self-help & retention, email, public relations and event-marketing programs. Hot Banana is available as Hot Banana On-Demand (Software-as-a-Service, or SaaS), or as Hot Banana Licensed. Clients include: InsureMe, Algoma Steel, Bell Industries, Parents Action for Children, Ansell Healthcare Europe, World Vision, Beaver Machine, Los Alamos School Board (New Mexico), Law Society of Upper Canada, Expertech, and The County of Simcoe. Hot Banana Software Inc. is profitable and privately held. For more information, visit http://www.HotBanana.com, or call 866-296-1803.
About Duo Consulting
Founded in 1999, Duo Consulting had its origins as Duo Design, a Web design and development company based in Chicago, Illinois. Over the years, Duo has grown to be one of the most reputable and established Web development firms with Professional Service, Non-Profit and Business clients nationwide. In March, 2004 we changed our name to Duo Consulting, in recognition of our role as partners with and trusted advisors to our clients on strategy, marketing, design and content management.
Duo Consulting still provides unparalleled expertise in Web design, development and a host of related client services. But Duo could not provide the strategic expertise that we do in these areas without recognizing that achieving success on the Internet today is in large part dependent upon effective content and content management. We combine our expertise in strategy, design, technology, marketing and content management to effectively translate our clients’ business goals into tangible results. For more information, visit http://www.duoconsulting.com.
Hot Banana, Active Marketing and Active Marketing Web Content Management Suite are trademarks or registered trademarks of Hot Banana Software Inc. All other trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners.
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