BizBash Selects M5’s Scalable IP Phone System to Support Expansion and Lock Into Cutting-Edge VoIP Technology
NEW YORK, NY(Feb. 10th, 2009)-M5 Networks, market leader in business phone systems innovation utilizing VoIP technology, announced today that BizBash, the leading trade media for the event industry, has selected M5 to support expansion and provide advanced technologies for all business communications.
BizBash.com complements their print magazines by offering the latest event news and information. The site provides users with access to comprehensive and searchable resource directories of 7,000 vendors, photos and coverage of past events, archived magazine issues, a job board dedicated to special events-oriented employment opportunities, and Masterplanner Calendar to manage these events.
Experiencing company-widegrowth, BizBash planned an office move and expansion and required a phone system solution that would scale to the company's increasing needs and connect the six locations spread across the country. The Web-based company and tech savvy staff want cutting-edge technology, and the M5 solution gives them everything they want, including advanced features such as voicemail transcription, remote working capabilities and many more that take the organization to the next level.
David Micciulla COO and CFO of BizBash remarked, "The M5 solution was implemented quickly and we saw the benefits immediately. It's flexible, cost effective and the system grows with us."
Founded in 2000, BizBash is the leading trade media for the event industry. BizBash publishes magazines and e-newsletters, hosts Web sites, and produces trade shows and award shows for corporate event and meeting professionals, event marketers, and sales, PR, fund-raising, and human resource executives. BizBash serves New York, Los Angeles, Toronto, Washington, Florida, and Chicago. BizBash.com is the largest web site for progressive event planners who rely on it to choose venues and suppliers and to peek over the fence to see what other planners are doing for their events. The archive of over 5,000 events covers everything from launch parties, political conventions, trade shows, and press previews, to fundraisers, galas, and much more. To learn more about BizBash, please visit www.bizbash.com.
M5 Networks provides business-strength Voice-over-IP phone systems delivered as a disaster-proof hosted service. M5's delivery model facilitates the rapid deployment of advanced phone system functionality and drives a consistent voice experience as businesses become increasingly dispersed, malleable and 24/7. M5's simple pricing model offers companies a low cost-of-entry to a feature set that has traditionally required large capital expenditure and dedicated IT resources. Customers offload phone system support and maintenance hassles to M5's experts. M5's voice platform frees all voice-related data and commands to mash with other applications, driving business intelligence, improving customer service, and enhancing enterprise application effectiveness. With over 900 customers, M5 has numerous industry awards and recognitions and is headquartered in New York City. To learn more about M5, please visit http://www.shoretelsky.com