SOURCE: CrownPeak

November 14, 2006 06:00 ET

CrownPeak CEO Jim Howard to Keynote at Gilbane Content Management Conference

Howard and Other Industry Luminaries to Drive Dialogue on the Future of Content Management Technologies and Solutions

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- November 14, 2006 --

Who: Jim Howard, CEO, CrownPeak, the company defining the future of content management

What: The 3rd Annual Gilbane Conference on Content Technologies

When: Wednesday, November 29, 8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Where: Westin Copley Place, Boston, MA

In its third year, The Gilbane Conference on Content Technologies attracts more than 650 business and technology professionals interested in learning how to leverage content management within their organizations. Since its inception, the show has provided attendees with the knowledge and information necessary to evaluate content management technologies, select vendors and deploy solutions. This year's show focuses on a broad range of content technologies available for enterprise applications, including hot topics such as content management and enterprise search.

On Wednesday, November 29, Jim Howard, CEO of CrownPeak, will serve as a feature panelist for the opening keynote session, titled "The Future of Content Management Technologies and Solutions." This interactive discussion will educate attendees on the various approaches to content and information management, and explore what each panelist identifies as the future of content management and content-oriented applications. Joining Jim on the panel are Jared Spataro, Senior Product Manager, Microsoft Office Servers, Information Worker PMG, Microsoft; David Nelson-Gal, Senior Vice President, Engineering, Interwoven; Detlef Kamps, President, RedDot Solutions; and, John Newton, Co-founder & CTO, Alfresco.

Since founding the company in 2000, Jim Howard has grown CrownPeak into the market leading company in the content management software services sector, and continues to advance CrownPeak's leadership position in the software-as-a-service market. CrownPeak has been named as one of the 100 most influential companies in Online Content by Econtent Magazine, one of the top 25 ASPs in the world by ASPNews, and chosen as SIIA's Codie Award finalist for Best Content Management Solution three years in a row.

In addition to its participation at Gilbane, CrownPeak will also drive industry dialogue at the American Marketing Association's Mplanet Conference, taking place November 29 - December 1 at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort in Lake Buena Vista, Florida. On Friday, December 1, Rob Rose, Vice President of Marketing and Product Strategy for CrownPeak, will present "From Chaos to Clarity: How to Manage and Deliver a Quality Web site Experience." This presentation will be geared toward online marketers and include tips for gaining control over your Web site, sharing best practices, challenges faced by marketing and success stories.

If you are a member of the press and would like to schedule a meeting with CrownPeak at Gilbane or Mplanet, please contact Brian Gendron, SHIFT Communications, at or (415) 591-8403.

About CrownPeak

CrownPeak is defining the future of content management with its cost-effective, easy-to-implement software services for enterprise-level Web content management and site search. As the only solution to offer best-of-breed integration with ExactTarget, and WebTrends, CrownPeak's 360° Site Management gives Web site managers complete control over the critical functions involved in delivering a successful, revenue-driving Web site.

Enterprises and vertical organizations such as Crain Communications, Trek Bicycles, Hyundai Motors, the State of Virginia and the University of Southern California have realized the value in CrownPeak's 24x7 customer support and guaranteed response times. CrownPeak has been named to EContent's 100 most influential companies list, has won eWeek's prestigious Analysts Choice Award and InfoWorld's Product of the Year Award and has been named an SIIA Codie Award finalist for Best Content Management System every year since 2003.

Contact Information

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