SOURCE: Responsys


March 01, 2010 08:00 ET

Responsys CEO to Keynote With Major Retailer at the Retail Innovation and Marketing Conference

SAN BRUNO, CA--(Marketwire - March 1, 2010) -  Responsys, a global provider of on-demand email and cross-channel marketing solutions, today announced that Dan Springer, Chief Executive Officer, will keynote alongside Pat Connolly, Chief Marketing Officer of Williams-Sonoma, at the upcoming Retail Innovation and Marketing Conference, presented by the National Retail Federation and powered by RAMA and

What: Cooking Up Marketing Innovation with Williams-Sonoma: Hear from direct marketing legend Pat Connolly, Chief Marketing Officer of Williams-Sonoma, as he sits down with Dan Springer, Chief Executive Officer of Responsys, in a conversation about how the company is using the tough economy and shift in consumer behavior to build a strategy for better times. As a retailer historically focused on traditional direct marketing, Williams-Sonoma is embracing interactive channels to build integrated, innovative programs that are positioning the company for even greater success.

Who: Dan Springer, Chief Executive Officer, Responsys
  Pat Connolly, Chief Marketing Officer, Williams-Sonoma
When: Wednesday, March 3, 2010, from 8:30 a.m. - 9:15 a.m. PST
Where: Westin St. Francis Hotel, San Francisco, CA

About Dan Springer:
Dan Springer has been the Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of Responsys since April 2004. As CEO, Dan is responsible for charting Responsys' strategic direction and extending the company's leadership into new realms of cross-channel marketing. Prior to Responsys, Dan was Managing Director in the San Francisco office of Modem Media where he was responsible for general management of the agency's western United States operations. Previously, Springer was the Chief Marketing Officer and General Manager for NextCard, where he built the fastest-growing credit card in history by creating one of the Internet's top five advertisers. He started his career as a consultant at McKinsey & Company and DRI/McGraw-Hill.

Dan holds an MBA from Harvard University and a BA in Mathematics and Economics from Occidental College. Dan serves or has served as a board member of public and private companies, including E-LOAN (Banco Popular), ITI, and eGroups (Yahoo!), as well as not-for-profit organizations, AdTech, The Randall Museum and The San Francisco Friends School.

About Responsys:
Responsys is a leading global provider of on-demand marketing solutions that empower businesses to market more effectively through email, web, print, mobile, and social media channels. The company enables organizations to increase revenue and customer loyalty through successful email and cross-channel marketing. Responsys helps marketing organizations maximize their results by enabling every customer interaction to be highly automated and individualized, and every process to be highly collaborative, efficient, and error-free. With its on-demand, software-as-a-service (SaaS) delivery model, award-winning services, and proven Individualized Lifecycle Marketing™ approach, Responsys offers the highest ROI, the lowest total cost of ownership, and the fastest time-to-value of any marketing solution available today. Founded in 1998, Responsys is headquartered in San Bruno, California and has offices throughout the world. Responsys is trusted by world-class brands such as: Avis Europe, Continental Airlines, Deutsche Lufthansa, Dollar Thrifty, Lands' End, LEGO, Men's Wearhouse, PayPal, Southwest Airlines, StubHub, and UnitedHealthcare. For more information, visit

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