25 September 2013

TEKGROUP’s online newsroom solutions now include an innovative platform for event-based communications and virtual events

NEW YORK -- 

Cinchcast, a leading provider of cloud-based solutions for enterprise conference calls and webcasts, and TEKGROUP International, Inc., an award-winning online newsroom software and services company, today announced a strategic partnership.

Under the terms of the agreement, TEKGROUP will expand its online newsroom product portfolio to offer Cinchcast’s conference call, virtual event, and webcast solutions to its enterprise clients including many leading Fortune 500 companies.

“We are excited to be working with Cinchcast,” said Steve Momorella, partner and co-founder of TEKGROUP. “This partnership enables TEKGROUP to bring new and innovative conference calling and webcast solutions to public relations and communications professionals. It will allow our clients to take advantage of an easy-to-use communications platform to better engage with their stakeholders and influencers.”

Cinchcast’s patented, cloud-based platform, Cinchcast Connect, enables companies to streamline and simplify event-based communications. With the click of a button, users can host and share live conference calls and webcasts that can scale to thousands of participants. Public relations and communications professionals leverage Cinchcast’s solutions for virtual press conferences, investor and analyst relations’ events, executive interviews, and more.

“TEKGROUP offers innovative online newsroom solutions to market-leading companies and we are very pleased to be a part of the comprehensive communication solution they offer their clients,” said Alan Levy, CEO of Cinchcast.

Craig Richter, VP of Sales at Cinchcast, added, “Now more than ever, virtual, event-based communications are a key component of the public relations mix. With Cinchcast, TEKGROUP customers can easily and cost effectively integrate these critical events into their online newsrooms.”

The Cinchcast Connect platform is available to TEKGROUP customers now. Per-event pricing, bundled services and monthly subscriptions are available.

About Cinchcast

Cinchcast enables companies to connect and communicate with the people that are most important to their business, while saving time and money. Cinchcast Connect, a patented, cloud-based platform, powers conference calls and webcasts for the leading companies in the world. By streamlining and simplifying the event, meeting and content creation process, Cinchcast helps executives, marketing and communications professionals, meeting and event planners, HR leaders, content creators, and online training specialists enhance their internal and external communications. Cinchcast is headquartered in New York City. For more information, please visit http://www.cinchcast.com.

About TEKGROUP

TEKGROUP International, Inc. is an award-winning Internet software and services company that develops solutions for the Corporate Communications industry. Founded in 1998, TEKGROUP focuses on software and services for our clients, helping them save time and money while providing a platform to help maintain content, distribute news, and increase coverage in the mainstream and social media. The company offers software products, programming, project management, online newsroom software, e-commerce and auction software, website design, hosting, maintenance, and consulting. Clients include AAA, Accenture, ADT, CIGNA, Cracker Barrel, Curves, Dollar General, MGM, NFL, Prudential, Vail Resorts, Walgreens and the Public Relations Society of America. For more information visit http://www.tekgroup.com.

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