(PRESS RELEASE – PLANO, Texas – Sept. 25, 2009) – To help small businesses compete in a challenging economic environment, Wasp Barcode Technologies has signed up as a sponsor supporting the inaugural Network Solutions GrowSmartBiz Conference. The company, which creates barcode-based technology solutions to help small businesses improve productivity, increase efficiency and reduce costs, expects the event to enlighten more than 500 small business owners as they strive for growth.
The one-day conference will be held on Sept. 29 at the Renaissance Hotel in Washington, D.C. Featured speakers include Chris Anderson, author of The Long Tail, and U.S. Sen. Mark Warner of Virginia.
“We are excited to have Wasp Barcode Technologies as a sponsor of this first-time event,” said Melina Formisano, vice president of marketing at Network Solutions. “Support from innovative technology vendors like Wasp will help make the conference incredibly useful and educational for small business owners.”
High-profile experts on small business are scheduled to appear in sessions covering a wide range of educational topics, such as marketing, innovation, finance and social media. Speakers include Bob London of London, Inc., Marissa Levin of Information Experts, Ramon Ray of SmallBizTechnology, Steve King of SmallBizLabs, Denise O’Berry of Small Business Edge, Anita Campbell of Small Business Trends, Brent Leary of CRM Essentials, Terri Holley of Creative Blog Solutions and Jill Foster of DC Media Makers.
“We are excited and pleased to participate as a Gold sponsor for GrowSmartBiz,” said Tom O’Shea, vice president and general manager for Wasp Barcode Technologies. “Most business owners are unaware of affordable solutions that can significantly improve their businesses and make their lives easier. This conference is a great opportunity for us to highlight our small business solutions and be part of an impressive group of small business experts and owners.”
Wasp provides a range of productivity solutions that helps small businesses gain efficiencies and improve profitability. More than 275,000 customers have gained significant benefit using Wasp solutions to track inventory, assets, people and retail sales.
For more information visit GrowSmartBiz Conference. Use promotion code WASPGSB to receive $200 off the registration fee. Follow GrowSmartBiz on Twitter at @GrowSmartBiz and join the conversation by using the #growsmartbiz hash tag.
About Wasp Barcode Technologies
Wasp Barcode Technologies provides data capture and tracking solutions designed specifically for small business. Products include inventory control, asset tracking, time and attendance, barcode scanners, barcode printers, and point of sale (POS) solutions. Wasp products help small business owners manage their companies more efficiently with improved productivity and profitability. Learn more at www.waspbarcode.com or call 866-547-WASP (9277). Follow Wasp on Twitter at @WaspBarcode.
About Network Solutions®, LLC
Network Solutions is the leading enabler of small business success in the highly competitive online space. By providing the tools and resources to start, grow and manage businesses online, Network Solutions leverages 30 years of pioneering experience to help companies thrive in an increasingly digital world. To ensure our customers’ success, we support them with outstanding customer service and solutions that are simple, innovative and reliable. Additional information can be found at about.networksolutions.com.