RISMEDIA, Feb. 21, 2007-For Keller Williams, ProtoCall Communications will offer IP communications solutions for use by over 600 offices and over 72,500 real estate associates. Protocall Communications (http://www.protocallcommunications.com), a value added IP solutions integrator serving the business market, has been selected as a preferred Telecomm Services Vendor and the exclusive VoIP solutions providers for Keller Williams Realty Inc.
"At Keller Williams we have a razor sharp focus on technology and the benefits that accrue to our associates and their clients when the right solutions are delivered by the right providers," said Cristina Murphey, Keller Williams Realty Inc.
"Effective communications and availability and responsiveness are essential for our associates to accelerate deals and drive new revenue opportunities. We believe that ProtoCall, powered by CommPartner's nationwide IP network and hosted applications platforms, offers a range of both cost effective and productivity enhancing IP communications solutions for our offices and agents," said Murphey, Vendor Relations manager.
"The ProtoCall solutions are ideal for a new Keller Williams office or an existing one that is growing. Communication systems and Internet connectivity are both critical to a successful real estate office focused on increased productivity, scalability, and market center economics and the solutions and service it is able to offer separates ProtoCall from all other providers," said Jay Liebe, operating principal, Keller Williams Realty.
"We are extremely pleased to be selected as the VoIP services provider by Keller Williams and look forward to meeting the unique mix of communications requirements of their agents," said Michael Simmons, CEO of ProtoCall.
According to Dave Clark, CEO and co-founder of CommPartners, teaming with ProtoCall to deliver IP communications solutions to Keller Williams Inc. marks another milestone in the fast growing interest and adoption of VoIP solutions for business in the US.
Among the solutions expected to be deployed by ProtoCall to Keller Williams offices is CommPartners ConnectTM for Linksys® One, that enables the delivery of data, voice and video applications to small businesses. ProtoCall will also offer hosted and premised based IP PBX services with features that include unified messaging and mobility, voicemail to e-mail messaging and Web interfaces for setting call options.
Protocall is also offering an IPTrunkingTM service for Keller Williams Inc. offices transitioning to the productivity and cost benefits of IP communications but who have existing PBX or key system equipment that will continue to be utilized. These services will allow the Keller Williams offices to expand their sales force at a rapid rate utilizing IP applications to increase productivity while being cost effective.
Protocall Communications will be hosting an IP communications solutions exhibit at the "Family Reunion" convention of Keller Williams associates Feb. 12-15 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas.