This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Scripps Networks Interactive Selects LogMeIn's To Boost Collaboration Between Product Teams Now Key Collaboration Tool for Product Development Across Scripps' Key Brands, Including HGTV , Food Network , Cooking Channel and Travel Channel

WOBURN, Mass., Jan. 22, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Scripps Networks Interactive has selected, the instant online meeting and screen sharing service from LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM), as its primary internal collaboration tool to unite product development and project management teams spread across the country.

Scripps previously used a traditional formal web conferencing solution for team collaboration and made the switch to primarily because of the tool's simplicity, speed and comparative value, as well as the company's familiarity with other LogMeIn products.

"We need a tool that is fast, reliable and easy to use," said Bud Ketterl, vice president of Project Management at Scripps Interactive Networks. "The intuitive nature and fast start time of make our daily product development meetings much more productive and effective, while opening the doors for more ad-hoc collaboration sessions between teams. The fact that those benefits come with an incredibly competitive price made the switch to an easy decision."

Scripps Networks Interactive is the leading developer of high-profile, lifestyle-oriented content for many media platforms including television, digital, mobile and publishing. Its media portfolio includes popular lifestyle brands HGTV, DIY Network, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Travel Channel and country music network Great American Country (GAC). On-air programming is complemented with online video, social media and e-commerce components on companion websites reaching millions of fans around the world.

The Scripps product development and project management teams in New York, Tennessee, Maryland and Virginia are leveraging on a daily basis to connect with one another, as well as with third-party vendors located throughout the U.S.

"Scripps' adoption of is a great example of how modern businesses can boost collaboration between geographically disparate people and teams -- empowering mobile staff or simply making it easier for people to collaborate across office locations," said Lou Orfanos, Director of Collaboration Products for LogMeIn. "We've found the speed and simplicity of to be especially valuable to people in collaborative roles, like product development, who have historically been stuck using complex web conferencing tools or forced to find less visual means of sharing information."

Background on

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $94.30 -0.92%
FB $118.08 0.55%
GOOG $695.81 0.50%
TSLA $234.18 0.80%
YHOO $35.97 -0.11%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,651.26 -99.65 -0.56%
S&P 500 2,051.12 -12.25 -0.59%
NASDAQ 4,725.6390 -37.5850 -0.79%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs