NEW YORK, NY - April 3, 2008 - LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a provider of online engagement solutions that facilitate real-time assistance and trusted expert advice, today announced that company executives will host a round table discussion and deliver a keynote speaking session at Net.Finance 2008, the premier multi-channel financial services marketing conference. In its seventh year, the conference will focus on integrating key marketing channels to improve customer conversion, retention and engagement and will be held April 14-17 at the Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch in Scottsdale, AZ.
Kevin Kohn, EVP of Marketing, will moderate the Online Customer Support round table during the Online Acquisition Best Practices forum on Monday, April 14, and Jim Dicso, SVP of Sales, will host a panel of LivePerson customers representing some of the nation's largest financial services providers during his keynote speaking session, "How to Drive Online Channel Usage and Increase Application Completion Rates" on Wednesday, April 16.
LivePerson will also showcase its hosted proactive engagement platform, which is currently deployed at seven of the largest global financial institutions, in the Solutions Zone exhibit area.
"Now more than ever, financial services executives understand the integral role the Web plays in increasing customer acquisition, improving retention and expanding relationships," said Kevin Kohn, EVP of Marketing at LivePerson. "By reaching out to targeted online visitors and proactively engaging key audience segments, our customers are humanizing the online channel and providing access to live help on the Web."
What: Net.Finance 2008, the premier multi-channel financial services marketing conference When: April 14-17, 2008 Where: Hyatt Regency Resort and Spa at Gainey Ranch in Scottsdale, AZ LivePerson Participation at Net.Finance -- Monday, April 14, 3:20 PM: Online Customer Support round table hosted by LivePerson http://wbresearch.com/netfinanceusa/agenda_preday_full.asp#320 -- Wednesday, April 16, 1:40 PM: keynote session/panel discussion, "How to Drive Online Channel Usage and Increase Application Completion Rates" http://wbresearch.com/netfinanceusa/agenda_main_full2.asp#140 -- Tuesday and Wednesday, April 15-16: LivePerson exhibit (booth #6) in the Solutions Zone
For more information on Net.Finance 2008, please visit http://wbresearch.com/netfinanceusa/index.asp. Or to schedule media appointments with LivePerson executives who will be speaking at the conference, please email email@example.com.
Read a case study chronicling how one of the nation's largest financial holding companies boosted application completion rates and account openings with LivePerson's enterprise chat platform: http://solutions.liveperson.com/customers/nationalCity/overview.asp.
LivePerson is a provider of online engagement solutions that facilitate real-time assistance and trusted expert advice. Connecting businesses and experts with consumers seeking help on the Web, LivePerson's hosted software platform creates more relevant, compelling and personalized online experiences. Every month, LivePerson's intelligent platform helps millions of people succeed online; more than 6,000 companies, including EarthLink, Hewlett-Packard, Microsoft, Qwest, and Verizon, rely on LivePerson to maximize the impact of the online channel. LivePerson is headquartered in New York City.
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