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RingCentral Receives 2008 Product of the Year Award
From Customer Interaction Solutions® Magazine


Cloud Computing Business Phone Service Recognized for Outstanding Innovation--3rd Year Running

Redwood City, Calif., January 5, 2009 – RingCentral, a cloud computing-based, hosted business phone service, announced today that it has received the 2008 Product of the Year Award from Technology Marketing Corporation’s (TMC®) Customer Interaction Solutions magazine (

“I am pleased to honor RingCentral for its commitment to quality and excellence,” said Nadji Tehrani, Executive Group Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of Customer Interaction Solutions. “For 11 years, Customer Interaction Solutions magazine has recognized the companies which demonstrate technological advancement and application refinements.”

RingCentral has received a number of awards from TMC and most recently won INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine’s 2008 Excellence Award and Customer Interaction Solutions magazine’s 2008 Innovation Award. The company has also won INTERNET TELEPHONY magazine’s 2007 Product of the Year Award for three consecutive years, Unified Communications® Magazine’s 2007 Product of the Year Award, Communications Solutions 2006 Product of the Year Award and TMC Labs’ 2006 INTERNET TELEPHONY Innovation Awards.

The 11th Annual Product of the Year Award winners will be featured in the January 2009 issue of Customer Interaction Solutions magazine.

About RingCentral

RingCentral provides a cloud computing-based, hosted multi-extension business phone service for small business. With top industry honors, including PC Magazine's Editor's Choice Award and Small Business Computing's Excellence in Technology, RingCentral offers full-access to core small business phone services and helps improve productivity for tens of thousands of customers worldwide. Headquartered in Redwood Shores, Calif., RingCentral is privately held with backing from Sequoia Capital, Khosla Ventures and DAG Ventures. For more information, please visit:

About Customer Interaction Solutions

Since 1982, Customer Interaction Solutions (CIS) magazine has been the voice of the call/contact center, CRM and teleservices industries. CIS magazine has helped the industry germinate, grow, mature and prosper, and has served as the leading publication in helping these industries that have had such a positive impact on the world economy to continue to thrive. Through a combination of outstanding and cutting-edge original editorial, industry voices, in-depth lab reviews and the recognition of the innovative leaders in management and technology through our highly valued awards, Customer Interaction Solutions strives to continue to be the publication that holds the quality bar high for the industry. Please visit

About TMC 

Technology Marketing Corporation (TMC) is an integrated global media company helping our clients build communities in print, in person and online. TMC publishes  Customer Interaction Solutions INTERNET TELEPHONY Unified Communications, and  IMS Magazine. TMC is also the first publisher to test new products in its own on-site laboratories, TMC Labs. TMCnet, TMC's Web site, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMCnet is read by three million unique visitors each month worldwide, according to Webtrends. In addition, TMC produces INTERNET TELEPHONY Conference & EXPOCall Center 2.0 Conference and Communications Developer Conference. For more information about TMC, visit

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RingCentral Contact:
Mariana Kosturos