MINNEAPOLIS, Nov 12, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Digital River, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRIV), a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, announced its European e-commerce conference, Digital River(R) Globalocity(TM) is being held at The Langham in London, United Kingdom, from Nov. 16-17. With the theme "accelerating global revenue," the conference offers online merchants actionable ideas for accelerating profitable e-commerce sales.
The event, which attracts multi-national companies owning some of the world's most recognized brands, features an impressive group of keynote speakers, including: Joel Ronning, Digital River founder and CEO, who will give an opening address about the economics and power of the direct-to-consumer relationship; Mitch Joel, author of Six Pixels of Separation and one of North America's leading digital visionaries, who will offer best practice strategies for mastering today's digital market; and Sucharita Mulpuru, vice president and principal analyst for Forrester Research and leading expert on e-commerce, multi-channel tactics and online shopping trends, will discuss multi-channel marketing best practices.
"World-class e-commerce demands intensive resources," said Joel Ronning, Digital River's CEO. "We provide our clients the best possible global resources and support them in preparing a results-oriented e-commerce strategy. Digital River's Globalocity event is one of the largest global networks of e-commerce and e-marketing practitioners and experts. Attendees will walk away with the resources they need to expand their online presence and take a bigger share of the e-commerce market." Globalocity attracts executives; e-commerce, e-marketing and business managers; as well as IT decision makers. Globalocity attendees will benefit from: Educational sessions offering new ways to optimize online channels and grow e-businesses globally; Practical demonstrations of the newest e-commerce and e-marketing technologies; Consultations with many of the industry's top e-commerce and e-marketing experts; and Networking with attendees from the software, consumer electronics, games, retail and other industries.
For more information or to register for Digital River Globalocity, please visit www.goglobalocity.com.
About Digital River, Inc.
Digital River, Inc., a leading provider of global e-commerce solutions, builds and manages online businesses for software and game publishers, consumer electronics manufacturers, distributors, online retailers and affiliates. Its multi-channel e-commerce solution, which supports both direct and indirect sales, is designed to help companies of all sizes maximize online revenues as well as reduce the costs and risks of running an e-commerce operation. The company's comprehensive platform offers site development and hosting, order management, fraud management, export controls, tax management, physical and digital product fulfillment, multi-lingual customer service, advanced reporting and strategic marketing services.
Founded in 1994, Digital River is headquartered in Minneapolis with offices across the U.S., Asia, Europe and South America. For more details about Digital River, visit the corporate website, call +1 952-253-1234, or follow the company on Twitter.
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