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Pitney Bowes and Google Present First Installment of Customer Magnet Series for the Small to Medium Sized Business

<p class='bwalignc'> <b>Free live streamed webcast: How to attract customers when they are ready to buy</b> </p>

Wednesday, October 31, 2012

Pitney Bowes and Google Present First Installment of Customer Magnet Series for the Small to Medium Sized Business09:00 EDT Wednesday, October 31, 2012 (Business Wire) -- Pitney Bowes Inc.:       WHAT: Pitney Bowes and Google are teaming up to host a live-streamed panel discussion focused on what businesses can easily do to attract and capture the customer who is ready to buy. With customers gearing up for the holidays and many businesses planning out their end-of-year spending, now is the time for businesses to ask themselves two very important questions: How will I attract these customers? And how will I get them to buy from me? A panel of small business experts and successful business owners will share advice and action steps for easy-to-implement tactics to help business owners attract customers who are ready to buy now through marketing and search. Questions will be taken from the online audience. #SMBmagnet   WHEN: Tuesday, November 13 12-1pm EST   WHO:Panelists: -- Jeff Crouse, Vice President and General Manager, Small and Medium Sized Business, Pitney Bowes   -- Tim Freeth, Head of Industry at Google   -- Melinda Emerson, a.k.a. @SmallBizLady, small business coach, and Publisher, Succeedasyourownboss.com   -- Misty Young, Owner/Chief Marketing Officer of the Squeeze In, local diner in Reno, NV recently profiled in The New York Times for its social media savvy. Featured on Food Network's Throwdown w/ Bobby Flay     Moderator: Gene Marks, Small business owner, contributor to Forbes, The Huffington Post, business news commentator, and author of several books including In God We Trust: Everyone Else Pays Cash   WHERE: Free live Streamed webcast Register @ http://www.pb.com/customermagnetseries   Pitney Bowes Inc.Barbara Hannan, 203-828-7656Manager, External Communicationsbarbara.hannan@pb.com