Social Media Company Voispot Appoints Laura Whalen CMO
BOCA RATON, Fla., Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Voispot, Inc. has announced that Laura Whalen has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer, responsible for all worldwide marketing efforts. Whalen is based at the company's North America headquarters and reports to the CEO.
With seventeen years of product, marketing, and leadership experience, Whalen joins Voispot to drive their global marketing strategy. Prior to this role, Laura held a series of senior management roles at global IT companies, including over eight years at Citrix Systems, Inc., that have contributed to her wide area of expertise, her passion for emerging technology and social media, and her exceptional skill for business development. Most recently, Laura led Global Community Marketing and Programs for Citrix, envisioning, developing, driving, and elevating the Citrix Community Programs from grassroots to world-class.
"We are very excited to bring Laura into this key role on the leadership team," says Kishore Tipirneni, Voispot founder. "As we bring voispot to market, we need a marketing leader with a diverse skill set and a great track record. Laura has that rare combination of marketing expertise and technical know-how, an exceptional understanding of the business world, and keen insight into enterprise and consumer technology needs. She is an innovative thought leader and game-changer, with an eye to the future, and has proven to be a catalyst for success on a global scale. With Laura onboard to lead our marketing efforts, we have a tremendous opportunity to increase our global awareness with speed and accuracy, and accelerate the rate of voispot adoption worldwide."
"Voispot is poised to emerge on the social media scene with a highly innovative product offering that is unique in the industry," says Whalen. "There are a growing number of organizations–from the global enterprise to the small business to various interest groups, as well as individual consumers, that consider voispot the next phase of global communications, through which mobile device users can engage in real-time discussions on any topic, on-demand. We are well positioned to deliver this next-gen communication solution as a replacement or supplement to traditional communication methods, such as conference calls, online chat rooms and forums, in-person and virtual events, local interest group meetings, and much more. Using an advanced Voice over IP technology accessible through an intuitive DIY virtual event interface, voispot takes social media to the next level."
voispot is a social communication platform that allows users to host group conversations about common interests. It is a free, cloud-based mobile application with which users can instantly create virtual auditoriums where they can start and participate in live discussions. Audience members can join for free to listen, ask questions, and engage in these public discussions in real-time. There's no need to type your thoughts, as you would with traditional social media channels such as chat rooms, forums, or blog sites. Communication is simple and easy–just use your voice. The sky's the limit on the ways you can use it, the subjects you can discuss, and the number of attendees you can have; for example, invite ten, five hundred, or millions to listen in to what you have to say–anywhere, anytime, and on any topic, with crystal-clear sound.
Voispot, Inc. is headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida (US). For more information, visit www.voispot.com, and download the free voispot app for the Apple® iPad®, iPhone®, and iPod touch®, from the App Store, to join the worldwide conversation.
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