Cata Web Conferencing Demonstrates the Benefits of its Solution at TechLearn 2002

STURGIS, Mich., Oct. 25, 2002 -- Cata Web Conferencing, an industry leader in the online meeting world, will be exhibiting its simple, inexpensive Web conferencing solution to education professionals at Cata's booth (408) at the TechLearn 2002 Learning Showcase on October 27-30 in Orlando, FL.

The TechLearn 2002 conference will give the Cata Web Conferencing team an opportunity to demo its product and showcase Cata's strategic advantages, including its simple features and cost-effective value. One of Cata's unique features is the ability to allow customers to successfully create interactive meetings of 50 and 100 seat virtual rooms, making the product ideal for large meetings in corporate environments, academic institutions, and everyday business training sessions.

"We are excited to introduce the TechLearn audience to Cata Web Conferencing, because with Cata you get an economically priced product that is simple and easy to use," stated Dan Dembicki, vice president of sales, Cata. "We offer the two most compelling features to Web conferencing users, Desktop Sharing and PowerPoint/URL Push, for just one-tenth of the price of some of our competitors."

TechLearn 2002 will be held at the Walt Disney World Coronado Springs Convention Center and will concentrate on e-Learning and address the fundamentals of learning itself. Topics to be addressed include: training, digital collaboration, learning management, instructional design, new models of classroom organizational structures with business drivers and outcomes, and implementing the latest technologies to leverage the impact of developing, delivering, and managing learning techniques.

About Cata Web Conferencing

Cata is a product line of Carmichael Holdings, LLC, Sturgis, MI. The company was formed to deliver new simplicity and a sensible cost model to the online meeting world. Cata's solution is a graphics-rich meeting environment that enables people to share popular applications and exchange information interactively. Cata operates on PCs running Microsoft Windows 98 and higher and Internet Explorer 4.0 or higher. Special discounts are available for volume purchases. Cata is an ASP -- application service provider. Companies don't own Cata meeting software, but you have access to it anytime you want for as long as you want. With Cata, you don't have to worry about installing the software on your computer or on a server. For more information on Cata solutions and to request a free demo, visit


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