Kaplow and long-time clients eBay and Skype kicked off the New Year at the world’s largest consumer technology tradeshow in Las Vegas.
This year’s energetic crowd flocked to hear about the latest and greatest in wireless devices and accessories on which they could use Skype. Kaplow secured nearly 40 media briefings, including arranging for Don Albert, Vice President and General Manager of Skype North America, to sit down with top influential media to discuss the mobile Skype experience. The media at CES also felt Skype love at ShowStoppers@CES at the Wynn, while bloggers at the BlogHaus at the Bellagio also got to share in the Skype experience.
Skype’s Tony Saigh joined representatives from Nokia and Ecrio on a panel entitled “Staying in Touch – MetaCommunications in an Anywhere Era?” while eBay Gadget Director Cat Schwartz joined the crew at CES to chat up her favorite gadgets. Cat and Skype fan Peter Greenberg chatted up hot tech travel products on TODAY.
Meanwhile, Kaplow’s own Chaim Haas and Brianna Reynaud from Skype, spoke with the Computer Outlook Radio Talk Show on Skype’s newest mobile products at CES.
Mark your calendars for the 2009 International CES now – January 8-11, 2009. We’ll see you in Las Vegas!
Blogger/tech evangelist par excellence Robert Scoble (pictured, right) learns about Skype on Intel-powered MIDs from Dan Monahan of Intel (left) at ShowStoppers