CarterTodd & Associates Accepts Two Clients Into Pro Bono Program For High-Tech Start-Up Companies

PR Agency Expands Program Due to High Demand



Apr 02, 2001, 01:00 ET from CarterTodd & Associates

     COLUMBIA, S.C., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- CarterTodd & Associates, a high-
 tech public relations and media planning agency, is continuing its commitment
 to better serve the technology industry by accepting two new high-tech start-
 up companies into its pro bono program.  Charlotte-based E-dreamz, an
 e-business consulting and development company, and Columbia-based
 E-TicketBoard.com, an internet software company that empowers businesses,
 athletic and university alumni groups to re-distribute unused tickets to live
 events, were accepted into the program this month.
     "The ultimate goal of our pro bono program is to promote regional
 technology growth," says Dana Todd, principal at CarterTodd & Associates.
 "After reviewing several qualified applications, we decided to increase our
 acceptance numbers for the spring session of our program, enabling us to
 better meet our goal of accelerating development for the Carolinas' technology
 industries.  Both of these companies have excellent business plans, and we're
 very excited to help jump-start their public relations initiatives."
     "CarterTodd's selection of E-TicketBoard.com for its pro bono program is
 an acknowledgement of our business model's viability and the company's future
 growth," says Joe Spencer, president of E-TicketBoard.com. "We are excited
 about the chance to work with an agency that has a proven track record of
 increasing high-tech start-up companies' awareness among their target
 markets."
     "By assisting regional companies in their public relations efforts,
 CarterTodd shows its commitment to the Carolinas' technology industries,"
 says Corey Miller, director of client services at E-dreamz.  "Because of this
 commitment, we believe that CarterTodd will help E-dreamz achieve its public
 relations goals."
     The PR agency will again accept applications in June for the second
 session of 2001.  To request an application, email talyse@cartertodd.com ,
 or call Talyse Krolewicz at (803) 779-4005.
 
     About CarterTodd & Associates
     Headquartered in Columbia, SC, CarterTodd & Associates is a full-service
 agency that provides a wide range of public relations and marketing services
 to the high-tech industry nationwide.  The agency specifically focuses on
 technology companies specializing in vertical markets and the internet.
 Targeted markets include: hospitality and tourism; warehousing, distribution
 and manufacturing; internet; e-business; e-commerce; telecommunications; real
 estate; retail; insurance; government; utilities; healthcare; food services;
 financial services; information security; human resources; sales automation;
 engineering; call centers; e-learning; transportation; and database marketing.
 For more information about CarterTodd & Associates, please call 803-779-4005
 or visit the web site at http://www.cartertodd.com .
 
 

SOURCE CarterTodd & Associates
     COLUMBIA, S.C., April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- CarterTodd & Associates, a high-
 tech public relations and media planning agency, is continuing its commitment
 to better serve the technology industry by accepting two new high-tech start-
 up companies into its pro bono program.  Charlotte-based E-dreamz, an
 e-business consulting and development company, and Columbia-based
 E-TicketBoard.com, an internet software company that empowers businesses,
 athletic and university alumni groups to re-distribute unused tickets to live
 events, were accepted into the program this month.
     "The ultimate goal of our pro bono program is to promote regional
 technology growth," says Dana Todd, principal at CarterTodd & Associates.
 "After reviewing several qualified applications, we decided to increase our
 acceptance numbers for the spring session of our program, enabling us to
 better meet our goal of accelerating development for the Carolinas' technology
 industries.  Both of these companies have excellent business plans, and we're
 very excited to help jump-start their public relations initiatives."
     "CarterTodd's selection of E-TicketBoard.com for its pro bono program is
 an acknowledgement of our business model's viability and the company's future
 growth," says Joe Spencer, president of E-TicketBoard.com. "We are excited
 about the chance to work with an agency that has a proven track record of
 increasing high-tech start-up companies' awareness among their target
 markets."
     "By assisting regional companies in their public relations efforts,
 CarterTodd shows its commitment to the Carolinas' technology industries,"
 says Corey Miller, director of client services at E-dreamz.  "Because of this
 commitment, we believe that CarterTodd will help E-dreamz achieve its public
 relations goals."
     The PR agency will again accept applications in June for the second
 session of 2001.  To request an application, email talyse@cartertodd.com ,
 or call Talyse Krolewicz at (803) 779-4005.
 
     About CarterTodd & Associates
     Headquartered in Columbia, SC, CarterTodd & Associates is a full-service
 agency that provides a wide range of public relations and marketing services
 to the high-tech industry nationwide.  The agency specifically focuses on
 technology companies specializing in vertical markets and the internet.
 Targeted markets include: hospitality and tourism; warehousing, distribution
 and manufacturing; internet; e-business; e-commerce; telecommunications; real
 estate; retail; insurance; government; utilities; healthcare; food services;
 financial services; information security; human resources; sales automation;
 engineering; call centers; e-learning; transportation; and database marketing.
 For more information about CarterTodd & Associates, please call 803-779-4005
 or visit the web site at http://www.cartertodd.com .
 
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