U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association Selects PC Conferencing, Inc. for Conferencing Services
February 22, 2010
PC Conferencing, Inc., a provider of Web conferencing and business collaboration services, has been selected as the official audio, Web and video conferencing service provider to the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association.
The company's Web conferencing and collaboration tools will help the USSA provide ongoing opportunities for its clubs, coaches, officials and athletes to develop and nurture its communication networks throughout the year. PC Conferencing's services are audio, Web, and video conferences with clubs to management of daily meetings with key USSA officials and other stakeholders across the wide expanse of Olympic venues.
PC Conferencing has been associated with USSA since 2006 and chose the company as the official service provider based on its understanding of the USSA's audience and its expertise.
Company officials said the partnership supports its goal to boost athletic excellence through communications and building strong partnerships. PC Conferencing’s easy-to-use collaboration tools will help the organization communicate more efficiently
Sports organizations have shown interest to connect with athletes. USSA's stakeholder communities can come together in online forums designed to facilitate interaction and collaboration. The forums will be communication hubs for managing and coordinating official USSA business.
"We see great opportunity for both organizations to work together to provide vibrant networks between athletes, fans, sports enthusiasts and the winter sports industry, as a whole," PC Conferencing President and CEO Kevin Ward said. "With this technology, we'll be helping USSA move toward its goal of bringing athletes to their full potential by connecting them on a personal level with the fans and donors who support them."
PC Conferencing helps change the pace of the business. It encourages traveling less for routine meetings. PC Conferencing offers easy-to-use, affordable audio and Web meetings that connect people across the street or across the globe.
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Edited by Amy Tierney