Press Release

For Immediate Release:

OpenAir is Founding Sponsor of PSVillage

Site is Dedicated to Addressing Needs of Services Organizations

Boston, MA (February 21, 2006)—OpenAir, the leading professional services automation (PSA) software provider, today announced that it is a founding sponsor of PSVillage, a website focused on helping the senior management of IT professional services/consulting services companies. In addition to valuable content and job boards for services related positions, PSVillage hosts a discussion board, which is comprised of senior level management of services organizations, as well as recently kicked off a Guest Moderator program, which began with Alvin Begun, Principal of Begun Consulting and former VP of Services. There is no fee to join or participate on PSVillage. For more information, please visit

"We are very pleased to be the founding sponsor of PSVillage," said CEO of OpenAir, Morris Panner. "The information provided on PSVillage, especially the discussion threads, is invaluable to our core customer base, specifically services organizations such as consulting firms and software vendors. The immediate success of PSVillage is confirmation of the rapid growth in blogs and online communities as a forum for the dissemination of information."

About OpenAir
OpenAir is the Web-native professional services automation solution that helps independent software vendors, marketing services companies, consulting firms, and internal corporate service organizations increase top-line growth, improve operations and enhance financial controls. OpenAir customers increase profits by capturing additional billable hours, increasing employee utilization, streamlining project management, accelerating revenue, enhancing collaboration, improving revenue recognition and project accounting, and sharing knowledge and best practices throughout the organization. OpenAir has helped leading services organizations across six continents increase profits through the subscription-based OpenAir Complete solution.

OpenAir ranked Number 161 on the 2005 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in North America. In addition to ranking on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, OpenAir ranked 15th on the New England Technology Fast 50, which is a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology firms in New England.

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About PSVillage
PSVillage is one of the few resources that brings IT Professional Services/Consulting Services (PS) practitioners together in one place. PSVillage is a new community that came about due to the lack of public forums and networking opportunities for the services community. This site was designed to help members of the PS community enhance their careers by providing information, job opportunities and a forum to share best practices.

To learn more about PSVillage, please visit