SOURCE: PodCamp Boston

October 22, 2007 08:33 ET

PodCamp Boston 2 Welcomes Bronze Sponsors: FoneShow, Marketwire and Blue Sky Factory

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwire - October 22, 2007) -


Core News Facts

-- PodCamp Boston 2 is pleased to announce Bronze sponsors: Blue Sky Factory, FoneShow, and Marketwire.

-- PodCamp Boston 2 is taking place October 26-28 at the Boston Convention and Expo Center, Boston, MA. PodCamp Boston 2 is the new media community UnConference that helps connect people and companies interested in blogging, podcasting, social networks, video on the net, and new media together for three days to learn, share, and grow their new media skills. PodCamp Boston 2 will have more than 1,200 people in attendance.

-- FoneShow was founded by Erik Schwartz and Nic Wolff, who built a telephony-based distribution platform for short form audio (primarily news/talk radio and podcast programming). FoneShow enables users to subscribe to, access, publish, share and consume short form audio programming from virtually any cell phone.

-- Marketwire is providing press release distribution services to PodCamp Boston. Marketwire is the only fully integrated North America-based global newswire, infusing every aspect of its business with the following core attributes: precision, adaptability, innovation, and simplicity. With a reputation for technological leadership, Marketwire offers innovative products and services -- including Social Media, Search Engine Optimization, Dashboard Mobile Financial, News Dashboard coverage reports, and more -- that help communication professionals maximize their effectiveness while ensuring accuracy and best practices.

-- Blue Sky Factory is providing marketing communication services for PodCamp Boston 2. Blue Sky Factory plans, develops and implements email and other online strategies for a broad range of clientele. The company is on the forefront of today's leading interactive technologies, including email marketing, RSS, podcasting and online video.

-- PodCamp Boston 2 is still accepting sponsorships at all levels. Sponsorship information is available at http://www.podcampboston.org/sponsor.

-- PodCamp was founded by Christopher Penn and Chris Brogan and is run by a dedicated group of volunteers from across the New Media community.


Approved Quotes:

Christopher Penn, PodCamp Co-Founder:

"It has been gratifying to see how companies in the communications industry have stepped up to contribute to a community that is dedicated to developing new forms of communications. Marketwire, FoneShow and Blue Sky Factory have been instrumental in helping us get the word out about PodCamp Boston to a new and expanding audience."

Greg Cangialosi, President, Blue Sky Factory

"From the very first PodCamp, Blue Sky Factory has been committed to supporting the podcast and new media industry in many ways. It's events like PodCamp that help promote, educate and inspire the use of new media. We are proud to be supporters of PodCamp Boston and are looking forward to the event."


Other Information:

-- PodCamp Boston Sponsorship Information

-- What is an UnConference?

-- Boston Convention and Expo Center


About PodCamp Boston

PodCamp Boston 2 is the new media community UnConference that helps connect people and companies interested in blogging, podcasting, social networks, video on the net, and new media together for three days to learn, share, and grow their new media skills. Whether you're just interested in new media or an experienced veteran, PodCamp Boston 2 is for you!

PodCamp Boston 2 will be held October 26 - 28, 2007 at the Boston Convention and Expo Center (venue generously sponsored by VON Boston) and is free to attend. Register today at www.podcampboston.org.

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