Vocus is a great example of a regional success story that deserves the Hall of Fame designation
Lanham, MD (Vocus) June 27, 2008
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced that the company has won the Northern Virginia Technology Council's Hot Ticket Hall of Fame Award. The award recognizes regional technology companies who have demonstrated great vision, superior execution and innovative management.
"Vocus is a great example of a regional success story that deserves the Hall of Fame designation," said Bobbie Kilberg, president and chief executive officer of NVTC. "This region is a global technology center and Vocus helps put us on the map."
"It's an honor to receive the Hall of Fame Award from the Northern Virginia Technology Council," said Rick Rudman, chief executive officer at Vocus, Inc. "Our SaaS model, great employees and strong leadership have seen Vocus through the full-life cycle from small start-up to a successful public company that continues to grow and gain momentum."
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) is the membership and trade association for the technology community in Northern Virginia and is the largest technology council in the nation. NVTC has about 1,100 member companies representing more than 200,000 employees. Its membership includes companies from all sectors of the technology industry and the service providers that support these companies, as well as universities, foreign embassies, non-profit organizations and governmental agencies.
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 2,600 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.
This release contains " "may," "will," "expects," "projects," "anticipates," "estimates," "believes," "intends," "plans," "should," "seeks," and similar expressions. Forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks and uncertainties that may cause actual future results to differ materially from those projected or contemplated in the forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements may be significantly impacted by certain risks and uncertainties described in Vocus' filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.