NEW YORK, NY - January 31, 2007 - LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a provider of online conversion solutions, today announced that ASPnews has again named LivePerson one of the world's top 25 Application Service Providers (ASPs). Updated quarterly, this list has included LivePerson since April 2003.
"We're honored to once again receive this recognition from such a respected authority as ASPnews," said LivePerson CEO Robert LoCascio. "LivePerson helped pioneer software-as-a-service more than 10 years ago with our first live chat offering and we've grown as companies continue to realize the inherent value of hosted applications."
ASPnews.com is the world's premier source of news and analysis for and about the Application Service Provider and Web services industry, and has published the ASPnews Top 50 list since 2001. For inclusion on its Top 50 list, companies must meet the following criteria:
* Innovator in the delivery of online software solutions * Demonstrate proven revenue streams * Company's core busy on the delivery of hosted software solutions * Recognized as a leader within the industry About LivePerson
LivePerson is a provider of online conversion solutions. Our hosted software enables companies to identify and proactively engage online visitors- increasing sales, satisfaction and loyalty while reducing service costs. Combining web-interaction technology (chat, email and a self-service knowledgebase) with a deep understanding of consumer behavior and industry best practices, LivePerson's Timpani™ platform engages the right customer, at the right time, with the right communications channel. This Engagement Marketing platform creates more relevant, compelling and personalized experiences-converting traffic into revenues, and facilitating real-time sales and customer service. More than 5,000 companies including EarthLink, Hewlett- Packard, Microsoft, Qwest and Verizon, rely on LivePerson to help maximize the return on their marketing and e-commerce investments. LivePerson is headquartered in New York City.
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