SOURCE: Engage 121, Inc.

Engage 121, Inc.

May 12, 2011 10:10 ET

Engage121 Expands Into Europe

Evelyn Timson to Lead International Expansion Efforts for Innovative Social CRM Application

NORWALK, CT--(Marketwire - May 12, 2011) - Engage121, Inc., a software firm specializing in customer relationship management through social media, announces a newly expanded sales presence in the United Kingdom, headed up by media industry veteran, Evelyn Timson.

Working with a team of seasoned media industry salespeople, Timson will promote the Engage121 social CRM portal in five geographic areas in the U.K.: Scotland, Ireland and Northern Ireland, North West U.K., London and South East U.K.

Timson is an experienced sales and management professional with a wide-ranging background in the media and software industries. She was formerly CEO & Managing Director of Advance Media Limited, a forward-planning database of upcoming newsworthy events, which she sold in December of 2007 to Precise Media. Timson also currently serves as Sales & Marketing Director at NXD Limited, a privately held management consulting business, and as an industry consultant at Dow Jones.

"I anticipate that this opportunity with Engage121 will be one of the most rewarding and exciting endeavors in my career," said Timson. "I fully expect that the Engage121 application will meet with an enthusiastic response from U.K. businesses, as it has already with so many clients in the U.S."

The Engage121 portal has enjoyed wide and early adoption by numerous corporations in the United States, including many of the country's largest franchise organizations. A unique ability to support both corporate- and local-level users for franchisors with a distributed sales network is one of the hallmarks of the Enterprise edition of the Engage121 application. All editions of the application offer robust monitoring, engagement and reporting capabilities to help clients find and respond to relevant conversations across a broad spectrum of social media platforms.

"I can't imagine a better representative for Engage121 in the U.K. than Evelyn," said Jon Victor, president and CEO of Engage121, Inc. "I'm confident that her depth of experience, coupled with her intimate knowledge of the U.K. media industry and market, will help launch the Engage121 portal to an international audience of corporations searching for a powerful Social CRM solution."

About Engage121, Inc.
For more than 10 years, Engage121, Inc. has provided communication services to over one thousand national franchisors, dealerships, direct sellers, and other communications professionals. The Engage121 application is the clear leader in delivering customer relationship management through the social media to national brands with local sales locations. The company continues to provide communications professionals its other, highly regarded communications tools, including Grassroots PR, MediaQ, MatchPoint and AP Planner. The MediaQ media monitoring application was the primary source of analysis to the primary participants in the recent Gulf of Mexico oil disaster, and its GrassrootsPR application provides local news distribution services to over one hundred thousand local businesses. For more information, please visit www.engage121.com.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Jack Serpa
    Executive Vice President
    Engage121, Inc.
    C: 917-647-3294
    Phone: (203) 849-7246
    Email Contact
    @jackserpa