NEW YORK, June 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ --
- StarCite's Attendee Management to be integrated with Ipreo's Event Management applications
Ipreo, the premier global provider to corporations and investment banks for workflow solutions and market intelligent products, announced today it will partner with StarCite, Inc. for a complete conference registration solution. StarCite, the global leader in web-based technology to manage corporate meetings and events, will integrate its Attendee Management solution with Ipreo's iConference and iPlanner event management applications.
Ipreo's event management suite is designed specifically for institutional investor meetings and other capital markets related marketing initiatives. It includes iPlanner, a global meeting and travel logistics planning application for deal and non-deal roadshows, and iConference, which facilitates the execution of larger, more complex investor conferences. Both are integrated with Ipreo's industry-leading BD Suite of investor prospecting and CRM applications, powered by the industry-leading database of institutional contacts and profiles.
StarCite's Attendee Management is the most robust solution in the industry, allowing companies to easily automate the online registration process with customized event websites and attendee communications. StarCite allows companies to create brand-specific registration sites and emails, track meeting attendees and event marketing efforts, schedule and allocate individual one-on-one meetings within a larger conference, and provides complete visibility and reporting. Through this partnership, StarCite's Attendee Management will be available directly through Ipreo's event management applications, offering online registration, marketing campaign features, survey tools, and robust reporting on attendees.
"StarCite has a reputation for innovative technology and great customer service," said Jennifer Sun, Managing Director, Global Equity Capital Markets at Ipreo. "StarCite's products are highly complementary to our own, as are its global presence, service-oriented culture, and commitment to the highest security standards, making them the ideal partner for us in this business line."
"Ipreo is a clear leader in software solutions for participants in the capital markets and StarCite's Nexus technology architecture allows for easy integration with Ipreo applications," said Joe Trino, Senior Vice President, Corporate Development. "Together, we can provide a more streamlined, efficient event management process to the financial services sector by marrying investor relations with the meetings management process."
Ipreo is a premier global provider of high quality data, market intelligence, and productivity solutions to investment banking and corporate clients. With decades of experience serving the capital markets, and a reputation for superior customer service, Ipreo is both a dynamic innovator and a trusted resource. Ipreo has more than 600 employees and operations throughout the US, Europe, and Asia. In May 2011, Ipreo announced that it would be acquired by KKR. For more information, please go to http://www.ipreo.com.
StarCite, Inc. provides a technology platform that makes meetings and event planning, booking and management simpler and more cost-effective for corporations, hotels, venues and meetings suppliers worldwide. Through Web-based, on-demand technology, StarCite automates and supports every key element of the meetings planning and procurement process: planning, budgeting, buying, marketing and managing attendees, payment, and results measurement. StarCite is based in Philadelphia, PA and has offices worldwide. Its equity holders include Internet Capital Group (NASDAQ: ICGE), TPG Growth, Norwest Venture Partners (NVP), and TL Ventures. For more information about StarCite please visit http://www.starcite.com.