SOURCE: Future Works, Inc.

February 20, 2007 11:00 ET

Collanos Software Adds FutureWorks PR to Its Global Communications Team

SAN JOSE, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 20, 2007 -- FutureWorks PR, an award-winning New Media PR agency, announced that it has joined Collanos Software's global network of marketing and public relations teams. FutureWorks will collaborate with Collanos' lead agency, Jenni Kommunikation,, and will head their media, analyst, and blogger relations in North America.

In the past, premium collaboration services have been primarily targeted at enterprise organizations. Collanos becomes the first company to offer free collaboration solutions to all internet users, anywhere in the world. Teams who were unable to deploy expensive collaborative services can now instantly embrace Collanos Workplace without any dependence on servers, IT personnel, or license fees. Collanos users can select their choice of operating system, take their data offline, and securely work together on team projects.

"FutureWorks has earned an impressive reputation for navigating the convergence between traditional, social, and new media landscapes. We look forward to working with them to reach the teams that can greatly benefit from the use of Collanos Workplace," said Peter Helfenstein, CEO of Collanos.

"Collanos is providing teams with free Collaboration tools that will help them become more productive on their own without requiring an investment in enterprise-class software and administrative support," said Brian Solis, principal of FutureWorks. "Collanos will truly benefit many, and we will do what it takes to help them share the benefits with the masses."

About Collanos Software

By leveraging open-source technologies, open standards, the familiarity of existing tools, and a global development model, Collanos delivers a friendly, all inclusive team-based solution that combines the benefits of classic client/server, web, and peer-to-peer architectures. Collanos was founded in November 2003 and has offices in San Francisco and Zurich, Switzerland.

Collanos Workplace can be downloaded for free from More information:,

About FutureWorks, Inc.

With offices in Silicon Valley and San Francisco, FutureWorks,, partners with market leaders and emerging companies to increase visibility, spark conversations and customer-pull, cultivate markets and create new opportunities that are necessary to expand business.

The agency's specialty lies in its ability to understand technology and, in turn, present market-specific, real-world solutions for specific markets and people. FutureWorks combines PR, social tools, and grassroots marketing for intelligent, results-driven communications programs that impact the bottom line.

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