Popular Demand Drives Ektron to Expand European User Group MeetingBy Ektron Inc., PRNE
Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Meeting at Sheraton Park Lane Hotel, London now a full-day agenda on 9 May 2011
MAIDENHEAD, England, April 13, 2011 - Ektron, a provider of web content management, social software and
marketing optimization solutions, today announced that due to unprecedented
interest in this year's meeting, the 2011 Ektron European User Group has been
expanded to a full-day session on Monday, 9 May. The free meeting will take
place at the Sheraton Park Lane Hotel, Piccadilly, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30
p.m. and will include networking breaks and lunch.
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"An Ektron core value is our belief in the power of community," said
Benjamin Schilens, managing director, Ektron Europe LTD. "The Ektron
Worldwide User Group mission is to help foster and grow a vibrant community
by promoting education, networking, advocacy and the sharing of best
practices among Ektron partners and customers. The expanded agenda will make
this an even more valuable opportunity for our European users to learn about
Ektron, network with their peers and deliver input and feedback directly to
our executive team here in the UK."
Morning sessions will include an interactive technology roadmap
presentation, exploring coming versions of the Ektron software, a customer
showcase and an "Amazing Ektron Deployments" session demonstrating what is
possible with the Ektron software.
After a lunch break, participants will have the opportunity to attend
sessions in both developer and business tracks on topics such as effective
project management, developer tips and tricks, as well as Ektron's eSync
technology and its mobile tools. Participants will also have the opportunity
to speak directly with Managing Director, Ben Schilens, and provide feedback
about their business concerns and how Ektron can improve its products and
services to meet their challenges.
While the meeting facilities have been expanded to accommodate a larger
group of participants, organizers advise that those wishing to attend the
2011 Ektron European User Group meeting should register immediately. Space is
limited, and this free event is expected to fill up quickly.
For more information, and to register for the 2011 Ektron European User
Group meeting on 9 May, please visit the Ektron User Group page at
By integrating web content management (WCM), marketing optimization and
social software, Ektron's software and solutions improve operational
efficiency, drive revenue growth and build customer loyalty. Ektron empowers
marketers to create, publish and optimize web content that engages, converts
and retains customers. Developers benefit from Ektron's extensibility and
commitment to the Microsoft .NET framework. Headquartered in Nashua, New
Hampshire, with offices in Australia, Canada, Singapore and the United
Kingdom, Ektron has more than 8,000 customers worldwide including Carnegie
Hall, Diageo, Home Depot, International Chamber of Commerce, Kodak,
Microsoft, NASDAQ, National Health Services UK, Saint-Gobain, The Law Society
and the University of Notre Dame. For more information, please visit
www.ektron.com, www.ektron.co.uk or www.ektron.com.au.
Fred Bals of Ektron, Inc., +1-603-589-5274, fred.bals at ektron.com, or Michael O'Connell, PAN Communications, +1-978-474-1900, ektron at pancomm.com