Why Wait? Convergys Strikes Alliance RightNow

Robyn Greenspan

Updated · Mar 26, 2001

CINCINNATI, OH–Convergys Corporation, an innovator in integrated billing and customer care services, has entered into a comprehensive technology-driven alliance with RightNow Technologies, Inc., a leading eService solution provider that helps companies effectively manage customer relationships on the Web

Convergys has unified world-class resources, software and expertise to help create valuable relationships between clients and customers. Licensing RightNow’s patent-pending Web-based knowledge management will enhance customer experience even further.

RightNow Web, a customer service suite for both Internet and Intranet environments, will assist Convergys call center representatives with accurate and consistent answers to customer questions, as well as enabling customers of Convergys’ clients to quickly find answers to their own questions, using the Web.

“RightNow Web will enhance our delivery of accurate, consistent, and efficient interactions across all channels of contact, including phone, Web, e-mail, postal mail, live chat and voice over IP,” said Ronald E. Schultz, president of the customer management at Convergys.

“This alliance provides Convergys clients the industry’s most complete, fully operational customer contact centers,” said Greg Gianforte, chairman and chief executive officer of RightNow Technologies.

Robyn Greenspan
Robyn Greenspan

Robyn Greenspan, an independent researcher and speaker, is interested in innovation, market trends and information technology. She was a participant in the AI Summit and also took part in the IEEE International Conference on Edge Computing, International SOA Symposium series and the International Cloud Symposium series. She graduated from Temple University. She was previously the communications and research manager for the AMS, an internationally recognized professional association that advances knowledge in the IT and business management areas.