SOURCE: VoiceObjects

August 28, 2007 09:00 ET

VoiceObjects CTO Named Speech Luminary

Michael Codini Receives Honor From Speech Technology Magazine

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwire - August 28, 2007) - VoiceObjects, the leading provider of adaptive self-service phone portals, today announced that Michael Codini, the company's chief technical officer, has been awarded the "Speech Luminary" Speech Industry Award by Speech Technology Magazine. The recipients were recognized last week at the 13th Annual SpeechTEK Conference and Exposition in New York City.

According to the organizers, the Speech Industry Awards are presented to individuals and companies for extraordinary efforts made to increase awareness and acceptance of speech technologies and for outstanding accomplishments in bringing new products and services to the marketplace.

"Only the most dedicated individuals and innovative products and implementations are recognized each year at SpeechTEK," said David Myron, editor-in-chief, Speech Technology Magazine. "Expectations are very high and the industry only recognizes those accomplishments that truly stand out."

Speech Luminaries are described as influential professionals who have advanced the causes of their respective organizations and worked tirelessly to increase awareness and acceptance of speech technologies.

"It is a great honor to be recognized in this way by Speech Technology Magazine," said Codini. "The interesting work that VoiceObjects is doing to make our 'Phone 2.0' vision a reality, including in the areas of per-caller personalization, analytics and Web services integration, has provided me the opportunity to work with cutting-edge technologies that are setting a new standard for over-the-phone customer service."

Additional information about the 2007 award recipients will be published in the Sept. 2007 issue of Speech Technology Magazine and online at

About VoiceObjects

VoiceObjects is redefining over-the-phone customer service for global enterprises and carriers. By delivering adaptive, cost-effective self-service phone portals, VoiceObjects enables organizations to personalize each caller's experience, to integrate phone self-service into comprehensive customer experience strategies, and to manage the complexity of the world's most sophisticated phone applications. VoiceObjects' award-winning phone application server software is used by leading companies, including Adobe, T-Mobile, and Volkswagen Financial Services, and provides personalized customer service experiences to more than 500 million callers each year. VoiceObjects is privately held and headquartered in San Mateo, Calif. For more information, please contact (650) 288-0299 or visit

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