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Online Event Promotion: Trumba Powers Smithsonian Museum and Gallery Calendars


Trumba Connect Enables Smithsonian Institute’s Online Visitors to Quickly Find and Connect to Their Events of Interest.

Trumba Corporation, a developer of innovative online event promotion and event publishing technology, announced that the Smithsonian Institute has deployed Trumba® Connect to power online interactive event calendars that integrate seamlessly within the Smithsonian website. Trumba Connect provides organizations with a powerful set of easy-to-use event publishing tools which allow them to quickly and easily promote events within their existing websites.

Using Trumba Connect, visitors to the Smithsonian Institute’s website can download workshops, event series, performances, and even IMAX film events onto their preferred personal calendaring systems including: Facebook, Yahoo Calendar, Apple’s iCal, Google Calendar, and Microsoft Outlook. Administrators at the Smithsonian can easily obtain reports on which events are most often downloaded or viewed and incorporate that information into their analysis for future event planning and promotion.

"The demand for event promotion on the Internet exists within greatly diverse organizations, from the NFL to the Smithsonian Institute, " said Dan Hickman, CEO of Trumba. "We are seeing increased demand from Internet users for easier-faster-better ways to connect them to their events of interest."

The Trumba Connect event widgets can be found embedded within the following Smithsonian websites:

About Trumba

Trumba Corporation is a Seattle-based developer of innovative event marketing technology that helps businesses and organizations more effectively publish, promote and communicate their events online. Trumba enables customers – from small businesses to large organizations – to connect key audiences with their events, transforming those events into unique and highly-valued marketing and communication opportunities. The company’s flagship product, Trumba Connect, increases awareness of important events through hosted web calendar solutions and a comprehensive suite of event promotion tools. Developed for organizations that need to communicate event information to customers, members or employees, Trumba Connect is easy to implement and maintain, and is fully customizable for seamless brand integration. The company is privately held and backed by three of the industry’s leading venture capital firms, including Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, August Capital and Oak Investment Partners. To find out more about Trumba, visit


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