Channel Intelligence Announces New Hires as Company Expands Its Marketing Services for Manufacturers

Product data and marketing technology company Channel Intelligence welcomes new employees, seeks to fill further openings.

Orlando, FL, September 23, 2008 --( Channel Intelligence, Inc. (CI), a leader of innovative marketing technology solutions for manufacturers and retailers, today announced the increase in staff as it further expands the services it offers to its customer base. Through its product suites, the company has successfully enjoyed steady growth as manufacturers and retailers continue to seek out new ways to build their brands and influence sales on the Web.

“We’ve seen our marketing services continue to expand and exhibit strong performance throughout 2008,” says Rob Wight, co-founder, President and CEO of CI. “The implementation of several new initiatives this year has enabled us to meet the evolving needs of the marketplace. This year has already been an exciting one for us, and we anticipate further growth throughout the remainder of 2008.”

Welcomed onboard are Mark Wax, CI Ad Network Sales and Carlos Sanchez, Program Manager for SellPath® Manufacturer Solutions. New hires are in response to the company’s expanding demand for its manufacturer-oriented marketing services. SellPath® Manufacturer Solutions drives sales and strengthens dealer relationships through the exchange of manufacturer-authorized content The CI Ad Network provides an efficient and cost-effective advertising network for manufacturers to pass leads directly from their product pages to the product pages of their retail partners.

“Our customer base represents the best of the best in eCommerce as we manage programs for 85 percent of the global 500 consumer electronics manufacturers and 55 percent of the Internet Retailer Top 500 retailers,” adds Lanny Tucker, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing for CI. “We’ve seen the growth in our customer base due to the breadth of data we manage across key industry verticals such as home improvement, apparel, toys, consumer electronics, consumer packaged goods and more. Our growth has enabled us to continue to recruit additional talent for our organization."

CI estimates it will be adding 420 new positions as it expands its Osceola County facilities over the next several years. The company currently employs a staff of over 150 and is actively recruiting for talented new hires across all departments to help fuel its continued growth.

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About Channel Intelligence, Inc. (CI)
CI is a product data technology and marketing company focused on helping retailers and manufacturers make their products easier for consumers to find and buy on the Internet and in local retail stores. The CI product database is capable of storing, managing, optimizing and analyzing hundreds of millions of products every day. This database powers product data for leading manufacturers and retailers in Computing, Hardware, Tools, Appliances, Consumer Electronics, Toys and other Consumer Product industries such as Apparel, Cosmetics and Jewelry. CI offers innovative suites of services for hundreds of the world’s best known manufacturers, retailers and publishers and provides distribution of product data to over 50 destination websites, including the proprietary CI Ad Network. Cultivating partnerships with some of the best solution providers in the eCommerce arena, CI is a partner company of Internet Capital Group (Nasdaq: ICGE) and Aweida Capital Management. CI was founded in 1999 by CEO Robert Wight and EVP Alan Fulmer and is headquartered in Orlando, Fla., with offices in Geneva, Switzerland and London, England. Learn more at

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