Sonic Foundry: CEO to Present at Rocky Mountain Chapter’s National Investor Relations October Program

Rimas Buinevicius, Chairman and CEO of Sonic Foundry Discusses the Latest Methods for Communicating Effective Investor-Related Messages

MADISON, Wis., Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ — Sonic Foundry(R) Inc. (NASDAQ:SOFO) , a leader in automated rich media communications technology, today announced that chairman and CEO Rimas Buinevicius will be the featured presenter at the upcoming Rocky Mountain Chapter of the National Investor Relations Institute (NIRI) program in Denver, Colorado. Using Sonic Foundry’s Mediasite(TM) technology, NIRI will capture the presentation to be viewed on its website as an added benefit to its 100-plus membership that resides across the four-state Rocky Mountain Region.

Internet communication continues to evolve and impact every aspect of business. From the factory floor and training center to corporate boardrooms, a growing array of technology options makes it easier than ever to create high-impact web-based presentations to reach an audience of hundreds or thousands — either live or on-demand.

During his presentation, Buinevicius will share examples of new communication vehicles and offer insights into how they can be deployed by publicly-held organizations — both large and small — to more effectively engage their companies’ shareholder base.

“Mr. Buinevicius’ insights into leading-edge web communication trends will arm investor relations professionals with new tools and knowledge needed to effectively strengthen relationships with their key audiences,” said Jane Okun, president of the Rocky Mountain Chapter of NIRI.

NIRI is a professional association primarily comprised of corporate officers and investor relations consultants responsible for communications among corporate management, shareholders, security analysts and other financial publics. NIRI’s 4,300 members represent more than 2,100 publicly held companies in the United States.

Mr. Buinevicius’ presentation is scheduled for Tuesday, October 10 at 12 noon Mountain Time. For more information on the program, please visit: http://www.rockyniri.org/

About the NIRI Rocky Mountain Chapter

The NIRI Rocky Mountain Chapter has more than 100 members representing most of the major public companies in the Rocky Mountain region. The chapter holds regular monthly meetings and specially scheduled educational seminars featuring experts on leading issues affecting publicly traded companies and the investor relations profession. For more information on the Rocky Mountain Chapter, please visit its Website at http://www.rockyniri.org.

About Sonic Foundry(R), Inc.

Founded in 1991, Sonic Foundry (NASDAQ:SOFO) is a technology leader in the emerging rich media communications marketplace, providing enterprise solutions and services that link an information-driven world. Sonic Foundry is changing the way organizations communicate via the web and how people around the globe receive vital information needed for work, professional advancement, safety and education. The company’s integrated webcasting and web presentation solutions are trusted by Fortune 500 companies, education institutions and government agencies for a variety of critical communication needs. Sonic Foundry is based in Madison, Wis. For more information about Sonic Foundry, visit http://www.sonicfoundry.com.

CONTACT: Christie Denniston of Catapult PR-IR, +1-303-581-7760, ext. 13, [email protected]-ir.com, for Sonic Foundry Inc.

Web site: http://www.rockyniri.org/

Web site: http://www.sonicfoundry.com/