For Immediate Release:
OpenAir CEO to Lead Inaugural Software & Information Industry
Association CEO Roundtable
Software-as-a-Service delivery model focus of session
Boston, Mass.October 20, 2005OpenAir, the leading on-demand
professional services automation application with 18,000
subscribers, announced that OpenAir CEO Morris Panner will lead the
inaugural Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CEO
Roundtable today in New York City.
Meeting under the auspices of the SIIA, the CEO Roundtable is
designed to foster peer-based knowledge sharing and member-to-member
networking within the vibrant software community. The inaugural
session will focus on the challenges and opportunities of the
Software-as-a-Service "SaaS" delivery model.
"We are honored to have been chosen to lead this very important
event," Morris Panner, CEO, OpenAir said. "OpenAir is an industry
leader in the Software-as-a-Service space and a strong believer in
the delivery model. We are pleased to work with our peers to
strengthen this growing area of the industry."
"OpenAir is exactly the type of pioneering SaaS company that we seek
to drive new initiatives such as the CEO Roundtable," Somak
Chattopadhyay, Director, Software Division, SIIA said. "We look
forward to holding these sessions on a quarterly basis and
incorporating the companies and the issues which are driving our
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. For additional
information, visit www.openair.com.
The Software & Information Industry Association is the principal
trade association for the software and digital content industry.
SIIA provides global services in government relations, business
development, corporate education and intellectual property
protection to more than 800 leading software companies. For further
information, visit http://www.siia.net.
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