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Allmerica Financial Improves Service and Reduces Expenses Using Webrocker Intranet Kiosk Solution


04:35 p.m Feb 16, 1999 Eastern

WORCESTER, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb. 16, 1999--WebRocker today announced it was selected to provide informational self-service kiosk hardware and software solutions to Allmerica Financial, a leading national provider of insurance and financial services. Retirement and employee benefit plan information, employee manuals and other internal corporate information will be distributed securely throughout the company online using WebRocker(tm) kiosks.

"Allmerica Financial expects to improve service to employees and generate significant savings by using WebRocker kiosk and software solutions," said Diane Nawrocki, Assistant Vice President, Corporate Services Technology Services, Allmerica Financial. "WebRocker's software solutions ensure employees can access appropriate human resources information that pertains to their record, such as remaining vacation time, securely while prohibiting outside users from accessing the records. In addition, Allmerica will reduce costs by eliminating the need to print and distribute costly communications materials, including employee handbooks, directories, and job postings."

The WebRocker designed and manufactured kiosks were developed to provide a secure and robust interface to Allmerica's Intranet.

According to WebRocker Founder and CEO Skip King, "WebRocker systems have provided Allmerica with high-quality operation."

Allmerica Financial Corporation, a Fortune 500 company, is a leading national provider of insurance and financial planning products and services based in Worcester, MA. Allmerica ranks among the top 20 providers of variable annuity and life insurance products, the 30 largest property and casualty insurers, and the leading providers of voluntary employee benefits programs.

WebRocker, Inc. sets an industry standard as the leading provider of secure software solutions and kiosk systems for Internet, Intranet and Extranet applications. It is the only company to offer a full range of kiosk services including remote monitoring, guaranteed security and 100% uptime. Allmerica Financial will join WebRocker's premiere client roster, which includes AGENCY.COM, Bell Atlantic, Compaq, Lucent Technologies and MediaOne.

For more information on WebRocker's secure software solutions and reliable kiosk systems for Internet, Intranet and Extranet applications, contact WebRocker's Seth Rogers at 978-897-7200, srogers@webrocker.com or visit www.webrocker.com. Media inquiries can be directed to Joe Romano, HighGround, Inc. at 781-246-5522, ext. 208 or jromano@highgroundinc.com.


Copyright 1999, Business Wire



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