Autobytel Inc. (Nasdaq:ABTL), a leading Internet automotive marketing services company, today announced that the Company will hold a conference call to update the investment community on Autobytel's corporate strategy. This call is scheduled for Thursday, June 29, 2006 at 2:00pm PT and will be hosted by Jim Riesenbach, president and CEO.
"We are providing an opportunity for investors and analysts to learn more about Autobytel's strategic plan and recent actions that we have taken to implement a media centric business model," said Riesenbach.
The conference call will be webcast live on the Internet and will be archived within two hours of the end of the call for one quarter. The call may be accessed by visiting the investor relations section of the autobytel.com website at www.autobytel.com. Below is a direct link to the registration page.
About Autobytel Inc.
Autobytel Inc. (Nasdaq:ABTL) is one of the largest online automotive marketplaces, empowering consumers to make smart vehicle choices using objective automotive data and insightful interactive editorial content. The result is a convenient car-buying process backed by a nationwide network of dealers who are committed to providing a positive consumer experience. Every day consumers choose Autobytel-owned and operated websites -- Autobytel.com, Autoweb.com, CarSmart.com, Car.com, AutoSite.com, Autoahorros.com, and CarTV.com -- to facilitate their car-shopping decisions. Autobytel's ability to attract millions of highly qualified, in-market car buyers and connect them with retailers has made it a leader in facilitating the entire customer car-buying lifecycle.
The Company's innovative marketing, advertising, data and CRM products, including its Web Control(R) customer management system, Retention Performance Marketing (RPM(R)) service reminder program, Special Finance Leads(SM), and AIC(R) data center, are designed to enable dealers to offer a premium consumer experience. Since pioneering pro-consumer online automotive content and purchasing in 1995, Autobytel has helped more than twenty-seven million car buyers, generating billions of dollars in car sales for dealers.
FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENT DISCLAIMER
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