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SIIA NetGain Conference and AA-ISP Leadership Summit to feature ZoomInfo Executives

May 6, 2011 — Waltham, MAZoomInfo President Sam Zales and Vice President of Sales and Business Development Brett Wallace will speak at two leading industry conferences this month. Zales will discuss how to inspire innovation in a session at the SIIA NetGain conference in Boston May 17 at 11:25 a.m. EDT. Wallace will speak on the future of tools for inside sales at the American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP) Leadership Summit, May 11 at 2 p.m. CDT, in Minneapolis.

Zales’ talk, “From Dusty Directory to Technology-Focused Game Changer — An Innovation Story” — will include insights on going beyond product innovation, offering tips on how companies can keep fear from stifling pioneering ideas and advice on bringing customer-driven innovation to the corporate culture. Learn more about NetGain at

Webinar to Help Marketing Automation Users Improve Data Quality, Results

Avoiding the "Garbage In, Garbage Out" Trap

April 29, 2011 — Waltham, MA — Users of marketing automation systems can learn best practices in list management and data quality in a webinar titled, “Marketing Automation: Avoiding the ‘Garbage-in, Garbage-out’ Trap.” ZoomInfo (, a B2B directory and business information provider, will host the free webinar May 3.

The event will feature ZoomInfo Vice President of Marketing Kathy Greenler Sexton and David Appelbaum, CMO, Act-On Software, a provider of a cloud-based, integrated marketing platform. The two marketing executives bring extensive experience and will share insights on the challenges marketers face with inaccurate, stale contact data and tips on how to improve list quality and management.

ZoomInfo Applauds Kerry - McCain Privacy Bill

Bill’s Exemption of B2B Information Protects Economy

April 12, 2011 — Waltham, Mass. — Business information provider ZoomInfo ( applauded a privacy bill introduced today by Senators John Kerry and John McCain. The company said the bill protects the ability of businesses to contact each other because it exempts from its definition of covered information "personally identifiable information dedicated to contacting an individual at the individual’s place of work."

New ZoomInfo Tool Automatically Shares Business Contacts from Email

Share Contacts, Get Free Access to Entire ZoomInfo Database

March 24, 2011 — Waltham, Mass. — A new plug-in from business information provider ZoomInfo™ finds active business contacts in users’ email messages and automatically uploads the information to the ZoomInfo B2B directory. Salespeople, small business owners, jobseekers and others who install the first-of-a-kind plug-in receive free, ongoing access to the entire ZoomInfo™ Database of millions of B2B profiles.