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RingCentral Receives INTERNET TELEPHONY® Magazine’s 2006 Product of the Year Award


RingCentral Online Recognized for Outstanding Innovation in the Telecommunications Industry for second consecutive year


SAN MATEO, Calif, January 18, 2007 – RingCentral, Inc., a key provider of on demand telecommunication services for small businesses and mobile professionals, today announced that Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC®)’s INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine ( has named RingCentral a recipient of a 2006 Product of the Year Award. For the second year in a row, this award win underscores RingCentral’s value to small businesses and budding entrepreneurs, as well as its proven track record of excellence in the technological advancement of its flagship product suite, RingCentral Online.

Incorporating extensive customer feedback, RingCentral enhanced its product offering by integrating a host of robust features and services that allow subscribers to bolster their productivity by communicating more effectively. Key new features introduced in 2006 include: RingMe, a click-to-call embedded button that serves as a must-have business tool for addressing customer service queries as well as up-selling and cross-selling opportunities; Fax On Demand, which allows users to quickly receive a faxed copy of any document from their phones, including mobile devices; Enhanced Call Transfer and Forwarding, which enables subscribers to seamlessly transfer calls from multiple phones (landline, mobile and VoIP). Additional enhancements such as free inbound calls to local numbers, new call notification settings, extensive call log search and filtering, dial-by-name directory, customized voicemail greetings with auto attendant and music-on-hold round out the enterprise-class capabilities of the hosted PBX solution. 

“It is indeed an honor to be recognized two years in a row by INTERNET TELEPHONY Magazine” said Vlad Shmunis, CEO of RingCentral. “This award validates RingCentral’s unwavering commitment to understanding the unique telephony needs of today’s small businesses and mobile professionals. By keeping our fingers on the pulse of our customer’s evolving needs, we’re able to successfully deliver feature-rich enhancements that maximize their productivity, efficiency and bottom-line savings.” 

“INTERNET TELEPHONY is proud to bestow RingCentral Online with a 2006 Product of the Year Award. Each year INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine recognizes companies that have demonstrated excellence in technological advancement and application refinements,” said Rich Tehrani, TMC President and Editor-in-Chief of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. “RingCentral has proven their commitment to quality and excellence while addressing real needs in the marketplace. We’re proud to honor their hard work and accomplishments and look forward to more innovative solutions from them in the future.” 

A full list of Product of the Year winners will be published in the February, 2007 issue of INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine. (

About RingCentral, Inc. 
RingCentral, Inc., provides on demand telecommunications services that enable small businesses and mobile executives to effectively manage communications and project a professional image to customers, partners and prospects. RingCentral Online combines a toll-free and/or local number with advanced call management, PBX, voicemail and Internet fax, enabling customers to automatically screen, forward and place calls; take voicemail; send and receive faxes; and receive message alerts. More than 20,000 customers use RingCentral’s comprehensive and affordable hosted phone system to unify landline, wireless, VoIP and email communications. RingCentral is headquartered in San Mateo, Calif., for more information, visit

Since the first issue in February of 1998, INTERNET TELEPHONY is the only magazine that focuses on providing information in IP communications technologies. INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine provides readers with the best information necessary to learn about and purchase the equipment, software, and services. INTERNET TELEPHONY offers rich content from solutions-focused editorial content to reviews on products and services from TMC Labs and Miercom. The only BPA-audited publication that’s 100% dedicated to providing the highest quality content for the IP communications market, INTERNET TELEPHONY has 55,000 dedicated readers. For more information about TMC and INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine, please visit

About TMC
Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) publishes four print publications: Customer Interaction SolutionsINTERNET TELEPHONYSIP Magazine and IMS MagazineTMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. Ranked in the top 2,600 sites in the world by*, TMCnet serves more than one million unique visitors each month. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPO, The VoIP Developer ConferenceVoIP DemoIMS Expo andCall Center 2.0 Conference. publishes more than 15 topical online newsletters. For more information about TMC, visit (* is an company that ranks Web sites by their traffic levels. Neither nor is affiliated with TMCnet.)

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