SOURCE: ON24, Inc.

September 29, 2005 05:00 ET

ON24 Signs Master Services Agreement With Crain Communications

Company Advances Its Leadership Position in Publishing Vertical

SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- September 29, 2005 -- ON24, the premier webcast and multimedia communication solutions provider, today announced that it has signed a Master Services Agreement (MSA) with Crain Communications.

Crain Communications is primarily a publishing company providing vital news and information to industry leaders and consumers with 30 titles. Each newspaper, magazine and news Web site has become required reading and an authoritative source in its own sector of business, trade and consumer market.

Workforce Management and Business Insurance are the first Crain publications to partner with ON24 under the MSA, and will immediately begin marketing webcasting services using the Webcast Center platform to their clients.

"It was important to us that Workforce Management deliver to our clients the same high-quality experience in webcasts as we do with the other aspects of our business. ON24 was the clear choice for our webcasting partner as they have the most knowledge and experience regarding working within our industry," said Bob Dortch, Sales Director & General Manager, Online.

"ON24 offers Crain Communications an industry-leading webcasting platform and a commitment to deliver an increasing range of multimedia communications solutions," said Sharat Sharan, ON24 President and CEO. "We are especially pleased to welcome Workfoce Management and Business Insurance as the first Crain publications to take advantage of the Master Services Agreement."

About ON24, Inc.

ON24 is a leading provider of webcast and multimedia communication solutions. ON24 offers one-stop solutions for internal and external multimedia communications for customers in the enterprise, technology, life sciences, government and financial services industries. More than 500 leading companies including Cardinal Health, Cisco Systems, Credit Suisse First Boston, Hewlett-Packard, Merrill Lynch, NCAA, Philips, and Sun Microsystems use ON24 for activities such as conferences and events, product launches, sales training, continuing medical education, executive announcements, equity research and financial road shows. Based in San Francisco, the privately held company was founded in 1998.

ON24 webcasting products include:

ON24 Webcast Center, industry leading product for self-publishing live and
on-demand webcasts

ON24 Simple Audio, for self-service, on-demand audio webcasts

ON24 Demo Webcasts, for software or web-based product demonstrations

ON24 Webcast Simple, delivering core and robust webcasting features at a
low price
Companies interested in learning more about ON24's complete line of webcasting solutions can call 415.369.8000 or send inquiries to

"A World of Webcasting Solutions. One Webcasting Provider"™ -- is a trademark of ON24.

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