June 28, 2007 - GlobalEnglish Presents at California Tech Showcase 2007 in La Baule, France
Brisbane, CA., June 28, 2007 — GlobalEnglish Corporation, the leading provider of on-demand Business English communication learning and support, presented at the California Tech Showcase 2007 (CTS 2007), being held June 28-29 at the Hotel Hermitage in La Baule, France. The CTS 2007 selection committee, comprised of executives from several leading European companies, including Siemens, T-Mobile, British Telecom, SAP, and others, selected GlobalEnglish from more than 700 companies.
"Our selection by the CTS 2007 committee is a reflection of our strong growth, demonstrated results with clients, and increasing relevance in a rapidly globalizing world," said Deepak Desai, President and CEO of GlobalEnglish Corporation. "As companies focus on access to new markets, innovation, speed, productivity, and improved customer service, the challenges of enabling effective Business English communication grow larger. GlobalEnglish gives organizations a way to strategically and cost-effectively address the communication issues that are key to success in these areas."
"Our business in Europe is growing as an increasing number of leading global companies recognize the importance of Business English communication, and they are looking for an enterprise solution that delivers results," said Tom Kahl, Corporate Sales Director for GlobalEnglish Corporation. "We're excited to participate in this important event, with the opportunity to meet with senior executives from Europe's largest companies."
The CTS conference is hosted by EuroStart Capital Partners LLC, a new San Francisco-based venture fund. CTS 2007 sponsors include Business Wire, Fenwick & West LLP, Europe+ Foundation, Nair & Co., Inc., NYSE Euronext Stock Exchange, Ouest Atlantique, Pierre Audoin Consultants, Rumeur Publique, the State of California, and EuroStart Capital Partners. CTS 2007 is taking place in conjunction with the World Investment Conference (WIC 2007), which will feature hundreds of CEOs from firms such as GE, Siemens, Fiat, and Veolia, as well as government officials and ministers from around Europe. Global press covering the conferences includes the Wall Street Journal, International Herald Tribune, CNBC, EuroNews, BBC, BSkyB, CNN, and others.
About GlobalEnglish Corporation
GlobalEnglish Corporation is the leading provider of on-demand Business English communication learning and support for the world's top companies, including BNP Paribas, Deloitte, Deutsche Telekom, GSK, Hewlett-Packard, Hilton International, John Deere, Maersk, Mitsubishi Corporation, Procter & Gamble, Reuters, Unilever, and Wyeth. GlobalEnglish helps organizations succeed in the global marketplace by improving productivity, customer service, speed, innovation, and teamwork through improved business communication. The GlobalEnglish Corporate Learning Service™ provides learners with a unique blend of rich course content, progress assessment, and performance support. A complete suite of administration tools helps companies easily manage, measure, and track performance across the organization. And GlobalEnglish complements its world-class online offering with a full range of consulting services to ensure success.
About California Tech Showcase
The California Tech Showcase, EuroStart's annual partnership and investment forum, forges profitable links between the best and brightest California technology firms and Europe's premier technology leaders, venture capitalists, and other venture partners. The California Technology Showcase has a proven track record spanning the last eight years. The California Tech Showcase 2007 will be held June 28-29 in La Baule, France. Visit www.CaliforniaTechShowcase.com for more information.
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