SOURCE: Message Systems

December 04, 2006 15:27 ET

Message Systems to Sponsor Email Experience Council

Membership Gives Message Systems Additional Opportunity to Further Evolve and Positively Impact the Email Marketing and Communications Industry

COLUMBIA, MD -- (MARKET WIRE) -- December 4, 2006 -- Email software solutions provider Message Systems announced today that it has become a sponsor of the Email Experience Council (eec). The eec is a global professional organization that strives to enhance the image of email marketing and communications, while showcasing email ROI value and actively advocating the critical importance of email. Message Systems will work with the eec and its membership to help illustrate the positive impact and importance of email as a marketing tool, communications vehicle and branding device.

"Email has undoubtedly changed the way we do business and communicate with the world," said Barry Abel, vice president of field operations for Message Systems. "Without this incredibly powerful communications vehicle, organizations would lack the ability to make business-critical moves as quickly and decisively as they do today. In spite of spammers, phishers, and others attempting to clog email communications channels, the eec has been highly successful in illuminating the true value of email. We applaud the efforts of the eec and are happy to combine our efforts to elevate and polish the perception of our industry. We're looking forward to sharing our insight with the membership, collaborating with the best minds in the industry, and affecting real change."

The eec is recognized as setting the standard for email through its Marketing Roundtables. eec members represent trade organizations, agencies, advertisers, technology partners, clients and other organizations that are focused on maximizing the potential of email marketing.

Jeanniey Mullen, co-founder of eec, added, "Message Systems is not just an email software vendor -- they are an innovative email technology pioneer. They have real concern about the impact of email and how it benefits society. Message Systems' powerful email solutions are a testament to their progressive approach to solving the challenging issues that face marketing and communications professionals on a daily basis. We're thrilled that Message Systems has become a sponsor of the eec and are looking forward to their contribution."

About Message Systems

Founded in 1997, Message Systems is a worldwide provider of email software solutions and services for email service providers (ESPs), Internet service providers (ISPs) and large enterprises that need to manage the delivery of large amounts of high value email. Through a combination of technology, partnerships and intellectual capital, Message Systems offers a family of software solutions and services that address the email infrastructure and deliverability needs for organizations ranging from regional businesses to the Global 2000. With the most powerful Message Transfer Agent (MTA) on the market supporting more than 100,000 concurrent connections per server, Message Systems gets millions of unique messages to the right place at the right time. Headquartered in Columbia, Maryland, Message Systems has a network of channel partners in North America, Europe and Asia. For more information, go to

About The Email Experience Council

The Email Experience Council ( is a champion for digital communications centered on the point of view of the inbox owner. We are a global professional organization. We strive to enhance the image of email marketing and communications, while celebrating and advocating its critical importance in business; its ROI value. Through the active proliferation of email and digital marketing best practices, case studies, trends, cutting edge technologies and strategies, the eec is an actionable resource for professionals and a beacon for the evolution of the email channel.

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