Connect Public Relations Adds Two High-Tech Clients, DataChannel and FrontRange

High-Tech Leaders Choose Leading Agency for Public Relations Services



Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Connect Public Relations

    PROVO, Utah, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Connect Public Relations, a leading
 high-tech PR firm, announced today that DataChannel and FrontRange Solutions
 Inc. have retained the company's services for strategic marketing and public
 relations.  Connect Public Relations specializes in high-tech public relations
 and is known for its market focus, experienced staff, editor/analyst relations
 and emphasis on results.  The two new clients will receive specialized
 services including editorial support, strategic counsel and other specific
 public relations services.
     "These companies bring a wealth of diversity to Connect Public Relations'
 client roster," said Neil Myers, president for Connect PR.  "These new clients
 will make a noteworthy contribution to Connect Public Relations' overall
 revenue over the next 12 months.  Each of these companies is on the forefront
 of high-tech business solutions and brings excitement and innovation to the
 coverage we offer this industry."
     Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, DataChannel is the leading provider
 of Enterprise  Portal solutions -- the desktop for the ebusiness world.
 DataChannel's EIP solutions help companies work more efficiently by empowering
 their employees, partners and customers to quickly access the information they
 need -- anywhere, anytime -- from the convenience of their desktops and
 wireless devices.
     FrontRange Solutions Inc. develops market-leading customer relationship
 management (CRM) and service and support software.  Marketed under the
 award-winning GoldMine* and HEAT* brands, FrontRange Solutions provides CRM,
 e-business and e-commerce solutions to small and medium-sized organizations.
 Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the company sells its products
 and services worldwide through a direct sales force, value-added resellers and
 other distribution partners.  Employing over 750 people, FrontRange Solutions
 has regional offices in Pacific Palisades, California, and Chicago, Illinois,
 with international offices located in the United Kingdom, France, Germany,
 Italy, South Africa, and Australia.
 
     About Connect Public Relations
     Connect PR is a high-tech public relations firm with offices in Provo,
 Utah, San Francisco, Calif. and Seattle, Wash.  For more than 11 years,
 Connect PR has specialized in media relations for the connectivity, dot com
 and Internet infrastructure industries, representing the top networking,
 e-business and software vendors in the world, such as Symantec, F5 Networks,
 Captaris and Efficient Networks.  In its first year of eligibility, Connect PR
 -- then called Network Associates -- was ranked #220 on the Inc. 500 list of
 the fastest growing privately held companies in America.  For additional
 information about Connect PR, visit www.connectpr.com
 
 

SOURCE Connect Public Relations
    PROVO, Utah, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Connect Public Relations, a leading
 high-tech PR firm, announced today that DataChannel and FrontRange Solutions
 Inc. have retained the company's services for strategic marketing and public
 relations.  Connect Public Relations specializes in high-tech public relations
 and is known for its market focus, experienced staff, editor/analyst relations
 and emphasis on results.  The two new clients will receive specialized
 services including editorial support, strategic counsel and other specific
 public relations services.
     "These companies bring a wealth of diversity to Connect Public Relations'
 client roster," said Neil Myers, president for Connect PR.  "These new clients
 will make a noteworthy contribution to Connect Public Relations' overall
 revenue over the next 12 months.  Each of these companies is on the forefront
 of high-tech business solutions and brings excitement and innovation to the
 coverage we offer this industry."
     Headquartered in Bellevue, Washington, DataChannel is the leading provider
 of Enterprise  Portal solutions -- the desktop for the ebusiness world.
 DataChannel's EIP solutions help companies work more efficiently by empowering
 their employees, partners and customers to quickly access the information they
 need -- anywhere, anytime -- from the convenience of their desktops and
 wireless devices.
     FrontRange Solutions Inc. develops market-leading customer relationship
 management (CRM) and service and support software.  Marketed under the
 award-winning GoldMine* and HEAT* brands, FrontRange Solutions provides CRM,
 e-business and e-commerce solutions to small and medium-sized organizations.
 Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, the company sells its products
 and services worldwide through a direct sales force, value-added resellers and
 other distribution partners.  Employing over 750 people, FrontRange Solutions
 has regional offices in Pacific Palisades, California, and Chicago, Illinois,
 with international offices located in the United Kingdom, France, Germany,
 Italy, South Africa, and Australia.
 
     About Connect Public Relations
     Connect PR is a high-tech public relations firm with offices in Provo,
 Utah, San Francisco, Calif. and Seattle, Wash.  For more than 11 years,
 Connect PR has specialized in media relations for the connectivity, dot com
 and Internet infrastructure industries, representing the top networking,
 e-business and software vendors in the world, such as Symantec, F5 Networks,
 Captaris and Efficient Networks.  In its first year of eligibility, Connect PR
 -- then called Network Associates -- was ranked #220 on the Inc. 500 list of
 the fastest growing privately held companies in America.  For additional
 information about Connect PR, visit www.connectpr.com
 
 SOURCE  Connect Public Relations