ATLANTA, June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sales professionals: Tired of taking sales calls on the go and then trudging back to the office for the sole purpose of entering that very same call in salesforce.com? Tracking sales activity directly on your mobile device just got easier thanks to Agenday by PGi.
PGi (NYSE: PGi), a leading global provider of collaboration software and services for over 20 years, today announced that its award-winning mobile calendar app Agenday now enables salesforce.com users to log activities and new contacts directly on their mobile devices—for free. The announcement follows closely on the heels of Agenday's Platinum Award win for Best Mobile Calendar in the Best Mobile App Awards' spring competition.
"We all know that greater sales productivity means stronger growth for businesses. Agenday's salesforce.com integration solves that problem seamlessly—and does it without the exorbitant costs of upfront and monthly in-app purchases," said Boland T. Jones, PGi founder, chairman and CEO.
To download Agenday and its new salesforce.com integration for free, visit agenday.com.
What does Agenday by PGi do?
- With Agenday, all your calendars are finally in one place. Agenday presents all of your calendar items in a clean, simple interface, automatically creating a single agenda for your day. It works with Microsoft Office Outlook®, iCal®, Google Calendar™, Facebook and more.
- Salesforce integration helps you save time, every time. Busy sales pros can save time by logging activities and adding new contacts into Salesforce Premium accounts. The best part? No in-app purchase is required.
- Join every meeting with one simple touch. Say goodbye to dial-in numbers and long passcodes. Agenday lets you join your conference calls and web meetings with a single touch—regardless of which conferencing provider or online meeting product you are using.
- Search meetings and instantly email attendees from the invite. No more hunting for calendar invites or email addresses. Quickly find any past or future calendar invite, and simply click a button to send updates, running late messages or post-meeting follow ups.
- Get to know everyone with LinkedIn® and Facebook integration. Make more meaningful connections with your clients, prospects, vendors and coworkers by learning about their interests, backgrounds and network connections before you meet.
- At long last, Agenday helps you make more cost-effective conference calls. Spending too much on conference calls? Agenday saves you and your company money by automatically choosing the most cost-effective connection options.
- Work smarter with turn-by-turn directions, weather updates and meeting tips.
"With Agenday, every single feature, every button, every integration is designed to serve both the business and the business user. Agenday completely changes the game for busy mobile professionals—and the companies they work for—with secure, reliable and convenient solutions that help them work smarter, drive results and ultimately grow their businesses, " said Jones.
- Agenday website: http://www.agenday.com/
- Best Mobile App Agenday Smart Calendar landing page: http://www.bestmobileappawards.com/app-submission/agenday-smart-calendar
- Agenday Android™ app: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.pgi.agenday
- Agenday iOS app: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/agenday-smart-calendar-free/id813793849?ls=1&mt=8
Agenday's newest release, including salesforce.com integration, is currently available on iOS devices. Availability for Android devices is anticipated in August 2014.
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About Premiere Global Services, Inc. │ PGi
PGi has been a leading global provider of collaboration software and services for over 20 years. PGi's cloud-based software applications empower business users to connect, collaborate and share ideas and information from their desktop, tablet or smartphone, enabling greater productivity in the office or on the go. PGi has a global presence in 25 countries, and its award-winning solutions provide a collaborative advantage to over 45,000 enterprise customers, including 75% of the Fortune 100™. In the last five years, PGi has hosted more than 1.1 billion people from 137 countries in over 250 million virtual meetings. For more information, visit PGi at pgi.com.
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