ATLANTA, GA, October 16, 2006 - Premiere Global Services, Inc. (NYSE: PGI), a global outsource provider of business process solutions, today announced a new suite of solutions to help marketing managers improve brand awareness, increase lead generation, more effectively rollout new products and programs, grow and retain customers and better coordinate and align marketing efforts to company goals and objectives. This is Premiere Global's first solution offering technologies from its multiple business practices including conferencing and collaboration, alerts and notifications and marketing automation.
Premiere Global's Marketing Solutions leverages the company's innovative communications technologies, including conferencing, e-mail marketing and alerts and notifications applications, coupled with enterprise services to provide marketers with a comprehensive set of tools managed through a single point of contact. Marketing leaders that are responsible for lead generation, company and product branding, product rollouts and external communications including public relations, investor relations, customer communications and programs can rely on Premiere Global to assist with the following:
+ Research market trends and needs
+ Launch and rollout new products and features
+ Generate qualified leads
+ Communicate brand messages effectively, internally & externally
+ Maximize public relations
+ ROI measurement and tracking of marketing programs
"Marketers who are used to working with multiple vendors for different types of software applications and delivery methods now have a single provider offering a dedicated solution with the right combination of tools and services to meet their needs," said Tricia Robinson, SVP of Marketing, Premiere Global Services, Inc. "Our customers rely on Premiere Global Services to provide a unique set of tools to simplify business processes. We are excited to offer these as our first combined solution specifically for marketing professionals."
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About Premiere Global Services, Inc.
Premiere Global Services, Inc., formerly Ptek Holdings, Inc., is a leading global provider of innovative business communications and data services. Customers use our ASP platform to conduct traditional and VoIP-based collaboration sessions and to process and deliver large quantities of individualized, business critical information. Premiere Global offers outsourced document delivery, data capture, alerts/notifications and campaign management solutions that automate customers' business processes and improve efficiency levels enterprise-wide. We also offer a full suite of conferencing solutions, including automated, operator-assisted and Web collaboration services that enable customers to communicate real-time via our advanced, open standards global conferencing platform.
Premiere Global serves more than 46,000 corporate accounts in nearly every business sector, throughout 18 countries worldwide. Our corporate headquarters is located at 3399 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 700, Atlanta, GA 30326. Additional information can be found at www.pgi.com.
Forward-looking and cautionary statements
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