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Carolina Call Center Delivers Flexible Customer Service with Five9 Software that Scales Up and Down

Call Center Provider of Education Sector Support Uses Five9 to Deliver Cost-Effective Service

PLEASANTON, Calif. – December 2nd, 2008 – Five9, the leader in on demand call center software announced today the multi-year deployment of its flexible call center software platform at Carolina Call Center. A leading provider of customer service to the education sector, Carolina Call Center delivers consultative support to parents, students, and educators looking for additional instructional programs to augment the classroom.

“We’ve been supporting the educational mission of the Carolina Call Center clients for a long time. Through our relationship we’ve helped Carolina Call Center scale up and down, depending on seasons, economic cycles, and client acquisition. We’re pleased our call center software continues to suit their inbound and outbound needs flexibly and productively,” said Mike Burkland, CEO of Five9.

According to Business Owner, Bryan Ackerman of Carolina Call Center, “Our business looks for solutions that align with our vision for quality and flexibility. As our clients’ needs change, the global economy shifts, and our employees look for flexible work settings, including work at home, we strive to implement solutions that work well across boundaries.” Five9 has aligned well with our total set of business needs.”

Five9 customers typically report that the solution is easy to learn, use, and navigate. Agents at Carolina Call Center also report a quick learning curve and agent-friendly tool. Built from the ground up with VoIP, customers benefit from reduced cost and desktop internet at their fingertips. In the case of Carolina Call Center, with business owners on different coasts and employees nationwide, they take full advantage of a Five9 Virtual Call Center that is location- independent and connects people across the call center operation.

As a leader in on demand call center software, Five9 sees many industry applications in deployments on five continents. Industries in many sectors including education, marketing services, mortgage and loan, and municipal services choose Five9 for its robust functionality, track record of reliability, ease of use, flexibility and affordability. In today’s economy, that means access to a leading solution that will retain value over time.

About Five9

Five9 is the leading global provider of on-demand call center software for telemarketing, customer service, and business continuity. The award-winning Five9 Virtual Call Center and Predictive Dialer serves customers of all sizes on five continents. Customers profit from Five9’s reliable, robust functionality that is fast, easy, and affordable to deploy. For more information, visit

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Five9, Inc.