Premiere Global Services, Inc., a global outsource provider of business communications services and business process solutions, today announced its Mobile Office Manager for the BlackBerry(R) platform, from Research In Motion (RIM) (Nasdaq: RIMM). The new offering enables mobile subscribers to receive faxes electronically and to print e-mails and attachments directly from their BlackBerry device via any fax machine worldwide. For more information or to access a free trial of the Mobile Office Manager, please visit www.premiereglobal.com/blackberry.
“Partnering our Mobile Office Manager solution with BlackBerry greatly increases the productivity of mobile professionals by enabling them to print critical documents real-time, anywhere in the world,” said T. Lee Provow, President, Data Communications, Premiere Global Services, Inc.
“We continue to work with leading companies such as Premiere Global Services to build upon the BlackBerry platform and expand the value of BlackBerry to mobile professionals,” said Mark Guibert, Vice President, Corporate Marketing at Research In Motion. “The ability to readily print e-mail messages and attachments on the spot can further enhance convenience and productivity in the field.”
“As one of the world’s largest food brokers, our supply and demand information is mission critical and very time sensitive. Using BlackBerry and Premiere Global’s Mobile Office Manager, our sales force is able to print and deliver critical documents while at the customer’s premises,” said Ried Thiel, CIO of Interra International. “Providing our sales professionals with real time documents, like contracts, has enabled us to be in front of customers more often and has greatly enhanced our ability to close more transactions.”
About Premiere Global Services, Inc.
Premiere Global Services, Inc. (formerly Ptek Holdings, Inc.) provides business communications services and business process solutions that enable enterprise customers to automate and simplify components of their critical business processes and to communicate more effectively with their constituents.
We offer data management and delivery solutions and conferencing and collaboration services on an outsource-basis, hosted on our global proprietary platforms. Customers apply our communication technologies-based solutions to a number of business processes, such as receivables collections, continuing education, alerts and notifications, investor calls, statement and invoice delivery, international collaboration, document automation, and other applications, in order to increase efficiency, to improve productivity and to raise customer satisfaction levels.
With 2,230 employees in 19 countries around the world, Premiere Global Services(SM) has an established customer base of approximately 54,000 corporate accounts, including a majority of the Fortune 500. Our corporate headquarters is located at 3399 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 700, Atlanta, GA 30326. Additional information can be found at www.premiereglobal.com.
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