This recognition wouldn't have been possible without Vocus' great management team, board of directors and exceptional employees.
Lanham, MD (Vocus) June 4, 2008
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced that Vocus CFO Steve Vintz has been named the Public Company CFO of the Year by the Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC). According to the NVTC, the award recognizes chief financial officers for extraordinary achievement and excellence in promoting the development of the region's technology community.
"It's a great honor to be recognized as CFO of the Year by the NVTC and the Tech Council of Maryland," said Vintz. "This recognition wouldn't have been possible without Vocus' great management team, board of directors and exceptional employees."
Since Vintz joined Vocus in 2001, the company has experienced 34 consecutive quarters of growth, been through three acquisitions, had one of the most successful technology IPOs of the last several years and is now one of the 25 Fastest Growing Technology Companies according to Forbes Magazine.
The awards program is a joint endeavor of the four accounting firms of Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG and PricewaterhouseCoopers and is produced by the NVTC with participation by the Tech Council of Maryland to honor exemplary CFOs in the Greater Washington area.
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.
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