Software addresses all ad agency requirements.
August 5, 2004 -
Creative Manager Pro v7.1 web-based, integrated agency management software and job tracking solution streamlines entire firm, from developing new business, to staffing, managing, and executing projects through to accounting and financial reporting. Creative Media Manager module accommodates insertion orders, broadcast orders, media estimates, media schedule views, billing and pre-billing of media. Software works with PC and Macintosh from any location over any connection.
Original Press release
Creative Manager, Inc.
Lakewood, NJ, 08701
Creative Manager Pro, Web-based Ad Agency Software for the Creative and Design Industries, Announced Today the Upcoming Release of its New Media Buying Module
Lakewood NJ-based Creative Manager, Inc., provider of Creative Manager Pro, Ad Agency Software for the Creative and Design industries, announced today the upcoming release of Creative Media Manager, it's new Media Buying module as part of improvements in its new version 7.1 due out in Mid August.
With the new functionality, Creative Manager Pro completes its goal of being the only complete end to end product for running an ad agency. Several ad agency systems deal with media management and job cost through billing and accounting. Others focus only on operational needs such as Digital Asset Management, Project Management, CRM, and client extranet. Creative Manager Pro is now the first and only ad agency software that addresses the needs of all of the areas that an ad agency requires.
No installation or conversion will be necessary, and the functions of Creative Media Manager are free to all users of Creative Manager Pro and Creative Project Manager.
Ron Ause, Director of Marketing for Creative Manager, Inc., said "Our new Media Buying Module is being implemented on the heels of the new interface enhancements that were released just last month. Our growing client list is getting used to a monthly dose of updates and we're not about to disappoint them, as we continue to invest in our clients, by improving the system, month after month."
Dubbed Creative Media Manager, the Media Buying Module will accommodate insertion orders, broadcast orders, media estimates, media schedule views and the billing and pre-billing of media among other enhancements. Integration with Strata Marketing's media systems is planned for the next version of Creative Media Manager.
When asked about the new features, Ause said "Ad agency software has never been better! Our clients, prospects, even industry consultants have said that this is the Best Ad Agency Software they've ever seen. We're taking the market by storm, and our clients keep benefiting from constant improvement. We continue to take clients away from Clients and Profits, Adman, Advantage and others. And it's fun to be the leader!"
Creative Manager Pro goes beyond costing to offer full Agency Management, Project Management, CRM, Digital Asset Management, billing and accounting, Extranet capabilities and more.
Creative Manager Pro (at http://www.Creative-Manager.com), is the leading Ad Agency Software and Project Management Software for the Creative Design industry, produced for design firms, ad agencies, in-house creative/MarCom departments, and creative service firms. It is a web-based integrated agency management software and job tracking solution which streamlines the entire firm, from developing new business, to staffing, managing, and executing projects through to accounting and financial reporting.
Creative Manager Pro is a full-featured, intuitive system which makes project and agency management a breeze. Creative Manager Pro supports Customer Relationship Management, Document Management, Shared Calendaring, Accounting and much more. Because it is web- based, there is nothing to install and it can be set up in a single day. It works with both PC and Macintosh from any location over any connection. It may also be installed locally on the client's own servers. All options include training and support to ensure that clients are up and running quickly.
Among the many features of Creative Manager Pro:
- Graphically view your firm's metrics - manage your firm by the numbers.
- Manage Contacts and Leads
- Create Project Schedules, Calendars and Manage Tasks
- Take your contacts and calendar on the road with iCal, AddressBook & Outlook
- Approve Timesheets, Purchasing, Billing and Budgets
- Review and Approve Artwork Online
- Store and Manage Digital Assets
- Manage and Balance the Books
- Free client and vendor access to streamline workflow
- Quick startup/import from Clients & Profits, Adman and other systems
- Full-featured CRM (Client Relationship Management)
- Extranet capabilities.
- Charting of important industry metrics and firm statistics
Take a test drive at http://www.Creative-Manager.com
The team members at Creative Manager, Inc. have been leaders in agency management software for the creative industry and on the Mac OS for over 26 years. They provide their clients with two major offerings: Creative Manager Pro, and Creative Project Manager. Both programs work seamlessly with the Mac OS and Windows.
Creative Manager, Inc. is based in Lakewood NJ, with offices at 111 Madison Avenue Lakewood NJ 08701 800.203.7684 http://www.Creative-Manager.com
Ron Ause rona@Creative-Manager.com
Creative Manager, Inc.