I joined because, for 15 years, Vocus has led the way in developing apps that make it easy for businesses to communicate and market to their customers.
Beltsville, MD (PRWEB) November 09, 2011
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS), a leading provider of cloud-based marketing and public relations software, announced today that Jason D. Jue has joined the company as Chief Marketing Officer. In his new role, Jue will be responsible for the development and execution of Vocus’ marketing strategy as a leader in cloud-based marketing and PR.
A 14-year veteran of technology marketing, Jue comes to Vocus with extensive experience in all aspects of marketing, including segmentation, direct marketing and marketing communications. Prior to joining Vocus, Jue was Vice President of Marketing at Rackspace, a leader in hosting and cloud computing services with over 130,000 business customers worldwide. He also held several senior positions at Dell, most of them focused on increasing Dell's market share among small and medium businesses in the US and in Asia. He began his career in the consulting world with Bain & Co. after graduating from Harvard University.
“We are thrilled to have Jason on board,” said Bill Wagner, executive vice-president and chief operating officer of Vocus. “His rich technology marketing background, commitment to cloud computing and passion for helping businesses grow make him an ideal fit for Vocus."
Vocus recently introduced its new marketing suite combining social media, SEO-friendly news releases, Facebook apps and publicity alerts into a single solution that helps businesses generate awareness, build their reputation and increase sales in today’s consumer-led buying cycle.
”I joined because, for 15 years, Vocus has led the way in developing apps that make it easy for businesses to communicate and market to their customers,” said Jue.
Vocus (Nasdaq: VOCS) is a leading provider of cloud-based marketing and PR software that helps organizations of all sizes reach and influence buyers across social networks, online and through the media. Vocus provides a suite of software for social media, content marketing and media relations, creating a comprehensive solution for our customers looking to generate awareness, build their reputation and increase sales in today’s customer-led buying cycle. Vocus is used by more than 30,000 organizations worldwide and is available in seven languages. For more information, please visit http://www.vocus.com or call (800) 345-5572.
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