The New Role for Public Relations; Connect to Strategy
Lanham, MD (Vocus) August 5, 2008
Vocus, Inc., (NASDAQ: VOCS) a leading provider of on-demand software for public relations management, today announced that it will sponsor a free webinar offering marketing and public relations professionals advice for the expanding role of the public relations professional. Titled "The New Role for Public Relations; Connect to Strategy," the webinar will be held on Thursday, August 7, 2008 at 3:00 pm ET. To register for the webinar, please visit https://www.prsa.org/PDseminars/registration.cfm?semID=408.
Join Jeffrey Julin of PRSA, Jerry Swerling of the USC Annenberg Strategic PR Center and Amy Mauzy of Malibu Boats to discuss how the public relations function has expanded to help align and lead other company initiatives and how it will continue to grow moving forward. The webinar will offer strategies and techniques to support the company's growth, integrate PR to complement other departments and achieve success.
This webinar is designed to provide an educational and informational resource for organizations to gain insight into the best practices for public relations and practical techniques that can be applied to their everyday communications campaigns. A replay of the webinar will be available free of charge following the event on the Vocus web site at http://onlinepressroom.net/vocus/, under Events.
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 2,900 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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