cPanel Highlights Company Growth as Platinum Sponsor of HostingCon 2009

HOUSTON – August 5, 2009 – cPanel will exhibit as a Platinum Sponsor at HostingCon 2009, to be held next week in Washington, D.C. at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center. The company will highlight its recent growth, including the expansion of its workforce and development of new technologies.  At this year’s conference, cPanel will showcase its control panel and automation solutions through onsite demonstrations, private appointments, and promotional giveaways (including t-shirts, keychains, and other cPanel gear). cPanel is located in booth #301 in the exhibit hall. In addition to existing products, cPanel will also promote Enkompass RC0, its latest control panel and automation solution built for Microsoft Windows Server® 2008.

“HostingCon 2009 is the preeminent venue to showcase cPanel’s growing array of automation solutions for Web hosts. For more than a decade, our software has enabled thousands of Web hosts to do more with less and grow their businesses, and this year we’re excited to showcase our growth and highlight cPanel’s latest initiatives. We’re developing next-generation Linux and Windows solutions to address new challenges and seize new opportunities, and that’s integral to our long-term growth strategy,” said Aaron Phillips, cPanel Director of Operations.

cPanel’s Sean Richards, Linux Technical Analyst Manager, recently formed a specialty cPanel/WHM Migration Team and will lead a conference session at HostingCon 2009 entitled “Best Practices in Staffing, Training and Retention.” The session will discuss how to find and hire talent and how to implement proper employee technical training.

cPanel continues to position itself for long-term growth and has increased its workforce almost 20% in the last two months. Key management positions were filled by tenured veterans from the hosting industry including Aaron Phillips, Director of Operations,  Mario Rodriguez, Strategic Partner Manager and Sean Richards, Technical Analyst Manager. Phillips adds “We continue to invest in technical support resources which has always been one of our greatest marketing strengths. Additionally, cPanel is focused on building a strong Partner Relations team dedicated to managing customer relationships and helping to grow their hosting operations.”

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Since 1997 cPanel has been a leading innovator and developer of control panel software for the Web hosting industry. Headquartered in Houston, TX, cPanel builds software that allows web host professionals to transform standalone servers into fully automated point-and-click web hosting platforms. cPanel licensed software allows owners of Servers and Websites along with Resellers and Developers to optimize their technical resources and replace tedious shell oriented tasks with dynamic, intuitive web based interfaces.