BEIRUT, LEBANON (Laserfiche)—Oct. 9, 2008—Laserfiche® will hold its first international value-added reseller (VAR) and user conference at Mövenpick Hotels & Resorts in Beirut, Lebanon on October 9-10, 2008.

“We are hoping to demonstrate our commitment to the Middle East by hosting this comprehensive educational conference in Beirut,” said Laserfiche President and CEO, Nien-Ling Wacker. “The conference will highlight Laserfiche’s newest products, including Laserfiche Rio™, a new enterprise content management solution for larger organizations of 100-plus users and Laserfiche 8™ with its advanced workflow capabilities.”

Laserfiche will also conduct a special awards ceremony during the conference to honor Laserfiche reseller Mazroui & Partners L.L.C., United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) with a Best VAR Performance Award. Roula Chehab, sales manager for BMB, a Laserfiche reseller in Lebanon, will be presented with a Best Sales Award.

Customers who will be recognized with the Laserfiche Visionary Award include: Creditcard Services Company S.A.L., Lebanon; Fransabank, Lebanon; Murray & Roberts, U.A.E.; Orascom Construction Industries, Egypt; and Security Forces Hospital, Saudi Arabia. The Laserfiche Visionary Award is presented to those who demonstrate dedication to excellence, leadership and innovation in implementing Laserfiche solutions for the success of their organizations and communities.

Long Beach, California-based Laserfiche is an electronic document management solutions provider that will provide conference participants with the opportunity to attend classes, presentations, and hands-on labs that will help them master the skills they need to solve their organization’s business needs. Some of the training sessions offered include:

  • A product overview of Laserfiche 8 that highlights new functionality;
  • A demonstration and product overview of Laserfiche Integration with SharePoint that discusses integration;
  • Laserfiche Rio and Laserfiche Avante product introductions discussing their advantages and why they’re necessary;
  • A lab and lecture on Workflow 8 showcasing the overhauled workflow platform. The lab will demonstrate how to design and implement workflow; and
  • A lab demonstrating how to take advantage of Laserfiche’s flexible Toolkit.

“We plan to create an environment where participants will gain insight on optimizing business processes using digital document management that will help users increase efficiency,” said Middle East Regional Manager, Sean Tang. “We also plan on sharing best practices and tips and tricks. It’s our mission to help organizations run smarter.”

Most Laserfiche Middle East VARs will participate, including: BMB Group from Lebanon; Integrated Solutions for Business (ISB) and Arabian Computer Supplies Co. (ARCOM) from Saudi Arabia; and Kuwait United/KINKOS from Kuwait. Additionally, partners from the Kingdom of Bahrain Spartan Infotech, Al Zayani Commercial Services, and Almoayyed International Group will attend, along with VARs Mazroui & Partners (MAP), Global Technology Services LLC (GTS); Pixel Digital Systems LLC; and Solutions Middle East from U.A.E.

For more information, please contact:
Maya Abou Jawdeh, BMB, Tel: +961-1-294504/ext:176,
Email: maya.aboujawdeh@bmbgroup.com

Nadia M. Refaat-Shaikh, Intellectmedia.com
Tel: +966-2-6985490
Email: nadia@intellectmedia.com