Interactive Firm Stakes New Ground by Acquiring PR Firm

Plantation, FL, November 17, 2007 --( POWERi Technologies (, an interactive marketing firm with its headquarters in Plantation, FL has acquired Markcom Industries Inc.( a digital public relations and eMarketing firm out of Coral Springs.

The acquisition increases POWERi’s capacity to provide additional products and services to a growing list of Fortune 500 clients. In acquiring a public relations firm, POWERi will now be able to leverage its expertise in interactive web-based technologies to offer clients a broad range of innovative Digital Public Relations services, also known as ePR.

Marvin Dejean, the CEO of Markcom Industries Inc. will join the POWERi Team as the new Senior Vice President (SVP) of Media Strategies. As SVP of Media Strategies, Dejean will have responsibilities for driving revenue growth through business development activities and will head POWERi’s newly created PR and ePR Department.

“The explosion in the number and popularity of social networking sites is revolutionizing the field of public relations. Creating the right ‘buzz’ for your company out in the digital world has become an essential component of a company’s marketing strategy. With this acquisition, POWERi is perfectly positioned to take advantage of this trend for the ultimate benefit of our clients.” stated David Andrade, CEO of POWERi Technologies. POWERi has been experiencing unprecedented growth through a growing list of clients that include Broward Health, Safe Auto, Regent Cruise Lines and the Shelborne Hotel on Miami Beach. The company expects another banner year in 2008 as companies continue to migrate more and more of their marketing dollars over to digital media.

The company has extended its reach by collaborating with other major advertising firms to provide rich media and interactive services to their long list of prized clients. In adding digital public relations to the mix, POWERi expects to capture an even greater share of the interactive services market.

About POWERi Technologies

POWERi Technologies ( is an interactive marketing firm offering clients an integrated set of strategy, technology, and creative services. The agency combines interactive rich media technologies with captivating creative design to deliver dynamic solutions that help their clients build and maintain high-value relationships with their customers. Their creative design and technology services cut across a number of digital platforms including: Internet; Rich Email; CD-ROM; Digital Displays; Wireless Devices; and Touch Screen Kiosks.

Media Contact:

Marvin Dejean
SVP of Media Strategies
(954) 382-3900 (O)

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