This year's conference will offer our customers techniques to ensure their messages rise above the noise of today's 24x7 media world
Lanham, MD (Vocus) April 9, 2008
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced that that Former White House Press Secretary and Senior Presidential Adviser Scott McClellan, will present the keynote address at its annual Users' Conference on June 5, 2008. McClellan will analyze how the race for the presidency is shaping up as well as the media relations strategies being employed behind today's political campaigns to influence the headlines.
"This year's conference will offer our customers techniques to ensure their messages rise above the noise of today's 24x7 media world," said Bill Wagner, chief marketing officer at Vocus, Inc. "As a savvy political and media analyst, Scott's keynote address will offer our customers insight not only into the successful campaign tactics impacting this year's political race but the media strategies affecting the headlines as well."
McClellan has broad experience in government, politics and communications, having served as White House Press Secretary from 2003 to 2006. Prior to joining the White House staff, Mr. McClellan was the traveling press secretary for the Bush-Cheney 2000 presidential campaign.
The seventh annual Vocus Users' Conference will take place June 4-6, 2008 at The Ritz-Carlton Hotel in downtown Washington, D.C. Vocus customers will gather to explore how their organizations are using Vocus to increase the effectiveness of their public relations, government relations and PAC campaigns. Register by April 18, 2008, and take advantage of a $100 early-bird discount on normal conference registration rates. For more information and a complete schedule, please visit http://www.vocus.com/uc2008.
About Vocus, Inc.:
Vocus, Inc. (NASDAQ: VOCS) is a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management. Our web-based software suite helps organizations of all sizes to fundamentally change the way they communicate with both the media and the public, optimizing their public relations and increasing their ability to measure its impact. Our on-demand software addresses the critical functions of public relations including media relations, news distribution and news monitoring. We deliver our solutions over the Internet using a secure, scalable application and system architecture, which allows our customers to eliminate expensive up-front hardware and software costs and to quickly deploy and adopt our on-demand software. Vocus is used by more than 2,400 organizations worldwide and is available in five languages. Vocus is based in Lanham, MD with offices in North America, Europe, and Asia. For more information please visit http://www.vocus.com or call 800.345.5572.
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