SOURCE: MaintenanceNet, Inc.

February 27, 2008 11:00 ET

MaintenanceNet, Inc. CEO Selected to Speak at Warranty Chain Management Conference on Building a Better Warranty Business

Presentation to Chronicle Successful Customer Implementation at Ingram Micro That Resulted in a 150 Percent Increase in Warranty Renewal Opportunities for the Leading Technology Distributor

CARLSBAD, CA--(Marketwire - February 27, 2008) - MaintenanceNet, Inc., the leading provider of maintenance contract management services, today announced that its CEO, Scott Herron, has been selected to speak at the Warranty Chain Management Conference, to be held March 4-6, 2008 at the Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina Hotel in San Diego. Herron will deliver his presentation, "Driving Competitive Advantage Through Improved Data Management: A Case Study Perspective," on Wednesday, March 5 between 3:45 and 5:30 p.m. during Track 9 of the conference.

This dynamic presentation will provide attendees with valuable insight into the steps that they can take to build a "cradle to grave" warranty lifecycle management program in order to dramatically improve warranty sales and renewals. Herron will also chronicle the implementation of a successful warranty management program by MaintenanceNet at Ingram Micro Inc. (NYSE: IM), the world's largest technology distributor. Designed to drive customer engagement and value through improved warranty data quality, the initiative resulted in an increase of more than 150 percent in warranty renewal opportunities. At the same time, Ingram Micro was able to leverage its technology investment to improve operational efficiencies and build stronger ties with resellers and end customers.

Who: Scott Herron, CEO of MaintenanceNet, Inc.

What: Presentation Entitled, "Driving Competitive Advantage Through Improved Data Management: A Case Study Perspective"

When: Wednesday, March 5 between 3:45 and 5:30 p.m.

Where: Warranty Chain Management Conference, Hyatt Regency Mission Bay Spa and Marina Hotel, San Diego

How: Online registration for conference is now available at

About the Warranty Chain Management Conference

The Warranty Chain Management (WCM) Conference series provides a forum for warranty professionals and executives to meet and discuss warranty related issues and develop warranty management as a recognized discipline. The conference is intended to appeal to a diverse range of companies encompassing electronics, automotive, aerospace and white goods industries; as well as their service providers and companies who develop tools and software, which support the multi-billion dollar warranty industries. For more information, please visit the organization's web site at

About MaintenanceNet

MaintenanceNet is the leading provider of maintenance contract management services. The company's technology platform provides proven increases in overall profitability and revenue for manufacturers. MaintenanceNet's channel-friendly solutions automate and improve underlying data integrity, resulting in reliable customer information for registering and renewing service contracts. Using its online, interactive software as a service (SaaS) platform, MaintenanceNet provides the entire supply chain with a 360-degree view of their service contracts. The world's largest technology leaders -- such as Ingram Micro, Panasonic and Cisco -- turn to MaintenanceNet to achieve greater success in their service businesses. For more information, please visit or call 866-699-7212.

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