With more than 3,300 organizations using Vocus worldwide, we know PR is a global business and understand the challenges PR professionals face to work more effectively in this environment
Lanham, MD (Vocus) February 11, 2009
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced the availability of its award-winning public relations software in Chinese. Now available in seven languages, Vocus helps customers streamline their global PR activity by creating a localized online destination for geographically dispersed teams.
"Vocus software has helped us to enhance our collaboration and stay in-synch with each of our locations all within their system," said Rebecca Zulka, Corporate Communications Coordinator, Sr. at Qualcomm. "We are each able to operate in our own language and still access the same system to share ideas. By continuing to add languages, such as Chinese, to globalize its product, Vocus demonstrates both innovation and an understanding of their client's needs."
Vocus allows PR professionals to create targeted media lists using a global media database, distribute press releases through multiple channels, monitor news from both online and print publications as well as measure the ROI of campaigns for better results all from one application.
"With more than 3,300 organizations using Vocus worldwide, we know PR is a global business and understand the challenges PR professionals face to work more effectively in this environment," said Bill Wagner, chief marketing officer of Vocus, Inc. "By continuing to globalize our product, we offer our customers with PR teams located around the world a platform to not only communicate better but to share results and form a comprehensive strategy."
Vocus' on-demand model allows customers to begin using the new Chinese version of Vocus immediately with no software to download or IT-involvement required.
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 3,300 organizations worldwide and is available in seven 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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