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PROS to Showcase Pricing Effectiveness Solutions at EPP Chemical Pricing Forum 2015 in Prague

March 12, 2015
By Business Wire News


PROS® (NYSE: PRO), a big data software company, today announced its sponsorship of the European Pricing Platform (EPP) Chemical Pricing Forum 2015. The conference, scheduled for March 25-26, will be held at the Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel in Prague.

PROS Senior Manager of EMEA Strategic Consulting Alex Smith and Kemira Senior Manager of Commercial Excellence, Dr. Steve Laborda, will lead a breakout session at 2:20 p.m. on March 25. Considered part of the EPP Expert Point of View Talks and titled “Critical Factors for a Successful Pricing Implementation,” the presentation will cover how to prepare, execute and maximize value for projects. Smith and Laborda will share real-world examples from companies that have executed successful implementations.

The EPP Chemical Pricing Forum 2015 is a two-day pricing and thought leadership event, bringing together pricing and profit optimization leaders in the chemical industry.

“Companies in the chemical industry are looking for strategies to help them increase their pricing effectiveness and drive profitable growth,” said PROS EMEA General Manager Sebastian Mamro. “Leading organizations recognize that pricing is a strategic lever that helps their sales teams outperform. In today’s competitive marketplace, sales teams are looking for valuable insight on how to price products and deliver a better customer experience. We look forward to sharing best practices based on PROS industry experience.”

Smith will also participate in pricing clinics at 4:40 p.m. on March 25 and 3:45 p.m. on March 26. In the one-on-one discussions, participants will discuss pricing perspectives and ideas with experts, and share experiences in a more intimate setting.

To learn more about PROS activities at EPP Chemical Pricing Forum 2015, visit the website. To learn more about PROS, visit the website at

About PROS

PROS Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PRO) is a big data software company that helps customers outperform in their markets by using big data to sell more effectively. We apply years of data science experience to unlock buying patterns and preferences within transaction data to reveal which opportunities are most likely to close, which offers are most likely to sell and which prices are most likely to win. PROS offers big data solutions to optimize sales, pricing, quoting, rebates and revenue management across more than 40 industries. PROS has completed over 800 implementations of its solutions in more than 55 countries. The PROS team comprises more than 1,000 professionals around the world. To learn more, visit

Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains forward-looking statements, including statements about the functionality and benefits of PROS software products. The forward-looking statements contained in this press release are based upon PROS historical experience with pricing and big data software and its current expectations of the benefits of pricing and big data software for organizations that implement and utilize such software. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those described herein include the addressability of an organization’s pricing and big data software needs and the risks associated with the complex implementation and maintenance of pricing and big data software such as PROS software products. Additional information relating to the uncertainty affecting the PROS business is contained in PROS filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission. These forward-looking statements represent PROS expectations as of the date of this press release. Subsequent events may cause these expectations to change, and PROS disclaims any obligations to update or alter these forward-looking statements in the future, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.

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