Bend, OR, May 27, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- EventMingle ( www.EventMingle.com) today announced it has been selected as the official online social networking application for the 2008 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo (FEW), being held June 16-19, 2008 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville, TN. 2008 FEW is produced by BBI International (www.bbibiofuels.com) and is the leading event for business professionals in the ethanol industry.
For this conference, EventMingle has created a custom online community for their attendees, speakers and exhibitors called FEWconnect located at http://www.FEWconnect.com
FEWconnect offers participants these features:
- Matching and Collaboration Tools
- Custom Daily Planner
- Internal E-mail System
- Advanced Search Features
- Detailed Online Exhibitor Directory
- Press Center
- Message Forums
“Our goal at BBI International is to stay ahead of the curve and offer new, useable solutions to all our business clients and, specifically in the case of the FEW, our conference sponsors, exhibitors and registrants. We’ve been working on the idea of a new conference networking feature for over a year and are extremely excited to debut it this year for the FEW. FEWconnect adds value to your time and investment in our conference and expo. Use it, enjoy it and let us know what you think,” stated Kathy Bryan, President, BBI International.
Jim Harrer, cofounder of EventMingle stated, “We’re very pleased to be working with BBI International Conferences & Events for their International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo to enable all conference participants the ability to network and plan their activities in Nashville. We built and customized the FEWconnect to provide a unique community for discussing best practices for the ethanol industry.”
About 2008 FEW and BBI International
The International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo is the only ethanol conference linking industry & innovation – providing the most comprehensive “one-stop-shop” for the growth and continuing development of the international ethanol industry. The FEW has a 24 year history of bringing the global ethanol community together to network, exchange ideas, and learn about the latest advancements. With offices in the U. S., Canada, and Australia, BBI International is focused on renewable energy solutions.
EventMingle is the first Web-based, online social networking technology designed to cater to the tradeshow industry. EventMingle enables attendees, exhibitors and speakers to collaborate online prior, during and after the event. EventMingle improves networking among all participants while helping participants create an “action plan” prior to leaving for the event. EventMingle was launched in December 2005.
EventMingle is a wholly owned subsidiary of Specialty Match Network, a privately owned company based in Bend, Oregon. See http://www.EventMingle.com for more info.
For more info about EventMingle, contact Jim Harrer, 949-607-0980.