Press® Hires New Management Team

Relaunches Operations under Global Conference Partners™ LOS ANGELES, CA — March 26, 2007 —, a leading conference call solutions company, announces the relaunch of its operations under a new corporate name and senior management team charged with leading the company into the next generation of global group communications and collaboration solutions. Alex B. Cory has been tapped as CEO of the newly renamed Global Conference Partners (GCP). Mr. Cory’s expertise lies in early stage technology companies that are transitioning from founder led teams to more experienced management. With a business foundation rooted in McKinsey & Co., Mr. Cory has served as Executive Vice President of Overture Services, and CEO of Neven Vision, recently sold to Google. He has also... Read More

Small Business Technology Magazine Awards FreeConference® as a Product of the Year Finalist for 2006

LOS ANGELES, CA — February 1, 2007 — Global Conference Partners™ today announced that Small Business Technology Magazine, the only print and digital publication in the U.S. focusing on the technology needs of small businesses, has recognized as a Product of the Year Finalist in its 2006 Product of the Year Awards, its annual salute to the best technology products and services for small business. Honorees are profiled online and in print as part of Small Business Technology Magazine’s Best of the Year Issue and 2007 Buyer’s Guide, available now at The Product of the Year Awards program recognizes outstanding technology products that improve key functions in a small business, such as business operations, management, marketing and sales, productivity and... Read More recipient of SBTI 2006 Product of the Year Award

We are proud to say that FreeConference is a recipient of the 2006 Product of the Year Award by Small Business Technology Magazine and their publisher, the Small Business Technology Institute (SBTI). SBTI is a non-profit organization based in San Jose, California that is dedicated to fostering technology education and adoption among small businesses through low-cost training, free consulting, events, scholarships, publishing and market intelligence. The awards program is presented in partnership with the Small Business Technology Institute Labs. The Product of the Year Awards & Buyers Guide is presented as a special issue in January by the SBTI. The Small Business Technology Magazine Product of the Year entries are evaluated based on criteria such as: Monthly Plans: Overall Fit... Read More Named to PC World’s “101 Fabulous Freebies” List

LOS ANGELES, CA — April 18, 2006 — was honored in the May 2006 issue of PC World, the most widely–read computer or business magazine, as one of the “101 Fabulous Freebies.” Services named to the “101 Fabulous Freebies” list were chosen by PC World editors based on features, design, and performance. Each product had to be a fully-functioning version consumers can obtain at no cost. is a free, secure and user–friendly Web site for scheduling and managing conventional telephone conference calls. It is already being used by over one million savvy businesses, organizations, and consumers seeking to reduce their telecommunications and travel expenses, without sacrificing the high sound quality and custom features offered by far more expensive competitors.... Read More

Winner, Telecom Category, The Webby Business Awards 2003 has been selected as a winner in the Telecom category for The 1st Annual Webby Business Awards. The judges commented, “ offers a terrific value to consumers – free conference calls – with no strings attached. The company deserves credit for coming up with an innovative online business model that actually works… The site makes it easy to learn about FreeConference and to do business with the company.” From the creators of the Webby Awards, the Webby Business Awards honor companies that excel at using the Web as a mature tool to achieve critical business goals. The awards are produced by The International Academy of Digital Arts & Sciences, which also presents the annual Webby Awards, now in their... Read More