iTokk Inc. Announces New Product Launch CallAgentNow.com; Click-to-Call Designed for Realtors
Press Release Source: ITokk, Inc. On Wednesday January 27, 2010, 9:30 am EST
SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA--(Marketwire - 01/27/10) - iTokk Inc. (OTC.BB:IKTO - News) announced today the launch of www.callagentnow.com, a tailored version of iTokk Click-to-Call designed specifically for the Real Estate Industry. Leveraging iTokk's Click-to-Call technology and IP platform, the product teams at iTokk have tailored a solution to offer Realtors� and the Real Estate industry an exciting new product to help them increase online sales, customer response, and customer retention, with the simple click of a button.
"For my real estate team, it's usually the first agent that responds to a call that makes a sale," said Les Twarog, Realtor, Remax Vancouver Westside & Downtown Specialists. "The average homebuyer wants information instantly and our Call-Agent-Now service from iTokk bridges that gap right from the start."
According to industry experts,"About 80 percent of home buying interest begins on the Internet," says Delores Conway, director of the Casden Real Estate Economics Forecast at USC. And the National Association of REALTORS� states, "8 out of 10 times, it is the first agent to respond who wins the business."
Along with today's new product release announcement, iTokk is also pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Clint Singh as Channel Manager for Click-to-Call. Mr. Singh brings over ten years of senior sales experience in online media, promotions, advertising and marketing working with companies such as Kyoto Planet, DIG Media, The Georgia Straight and Telus Inc.
"We are excited about the global opportunity iTokk Click-to-Call represents to nearly every business and we're even more excited about the power of the iTokk platform and the ability to quickly customize solutions for niche markets such as Real Estate," said Clint Singh, Channel Manager for Click-to-Call. "Our plans for CallAgentNow are far reaching with developments underway to tailor multiple solutions for niche markets and bring new sales tools to Real Estate Agents, Insurance Agents, Travel Agents, and many more." The release of CallAgentNow is a result of our recent positive response from a variety of target markets. Realtors, insurance agents, investor relations companies, bed and breakfast and hotels alike reported increased call volume and as a result, higher closing rates from the leads generated through the iTokk Click-to-Call service.
"Creating simple solutions and getting back to the basics is how iTokk is partnering with business," said Angelo Soukas, President of iTokk. "When a call is free and only one click away, it has a positive impact for a business because there are fewer barriers to connect to customers. That can result in more qualified leads, more engagement, and a higher rate of conversion for a business."
iTokk Click-to-Call Buttons are a simple and effective alternative to posting a telephone or 1-800 number online. Web visitors simply click a button image or text link, enter their phone number and iTokk INSTANTLY connects them free of charge. No downloads or headsets required. Connects any regular landline or mobile phone. iTokk Click-to-Call buttons provides web site visitors exactly what they want, a human voice and a quick, effective, and free method of communication to contact a real person to directly inquire and get answers about their business.
According to Forester Research, Fortune 500 Companies that used click-to-call widgets on only their websites experienced huge increases in their rates of contact, closure and customer satisfaction. Closure went from 2% to 12%, website abandonment dropped dramatically, and ROI was in the multiple hundreds of a percent annually.
iTokk Inc., the world's most innovative communications company, offers flexible, next-generation telephony solutions for consumers and businesses. iTokk's flagship product Npoints-Framework and developers platform make it simpler, cheaper and faster to build communications functionality into applications, enabling carriers and networks to introduce new revenue-generating voice services in days, rather than months. By combining the iTokk platform and innovative products with carriers across the globe, iTokk has the potential to deliver the industry's most explosive growth of innovation and in IP telephony. The world's newest leading global IP Telephony Company is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California with offices in Canada, UK and India.
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Forward-looking statements made in this release are made pursuant to the "safe harbor" provision of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Forward-looking statements made by iTokk, Inc. are not a guarantee of future performance. This news release includes forward-looking statements, including with respect to the future level of business for the parties. These statements are necessarily subject to risk and uncertainty. Actual results could differ materially from those projected in these forward-looking statements as a result of certain risk factors that could cause results to differ materially from estimated results. Management cautions that all statements as to future results of operations are necessarily subject to risks, uncertainties and events that may be beyond the control of iTokk, Inc. and no assurance can be given that such results will be achieved. Potential risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, the ability to procure, properly price, retain and successfully complete projects, and changes in products and competition. SOURCE ITOKK, Inc.