Inks Legendary Music Producer Tommy Silk to Help Small Businesses
Sing a New Tune
Accounting software kingpin Intuit
(Nasdaq:INTU) has inked a deal with legendary recording mogul Tommy Silk1
to synthesize free jingles for small businesses. At TheJingleGenerator.com,
Silk helps small businesses create customized jingles that they can take
and share with customers, or download to use on their Web site,
voicemail or mobile ringtone, limited only by their imagination. Silk,
who produced his last hit on vinyl, is reportedly eager to bring his
trademark synthesizer sound into the digital age with The Jingle
1980s recording mogul Tommy Silk is back in action and has teamed up
with Intuit, makers of QuickBooks,
the nation's best-selling accounting
Together they have launched The Jingle Generator at www.thejinglegenerator.com,
where anyone can work directly with the superstar to synthesize a free
The Jingle Generator creates a customized jingle in just a few easy
steps, enabling businesses across the country to rock their sales!
Visitors to the site can also download free
accounting software to help them manage all of the new business
their jingle will bring.
"I was the mastermind behind countless hit
songs twenty years ago. Now I'm applying my
astonishing talent to help small businesses move to the top of the
charts with their customers," proclaimed the
self-proclaimed legend. "I want to help America's
entrepreneurs get back to business like Marty McFly got back to the
future, so I'm giving my jingle services away
for free to all. Log on and rock on!"
Other Resources: The
Jingle Generator, Press
About Intuit Inc.
Intuit Inc. is a leading provider of business and financial management
solutions for small and mid-sized businesses; financial institutions,
including banks and credit unions; consumers and accounting
professionals. Its flagship products and services, including QuickBooks®,
Quicken® and TurboTax®
software, simplify small business management and payroll processing,
personal finance, and tax preparation and filing. ProSeries®
and Lacerte® are Intuit's
leading tax preparation software suites for professional accountants.
The company's financial institutions
division, anchored by Digital Insight, provides on-demand banking
services to help banks and credit unions serve businesses and consumers
with innovative solutions.
Founded in 1983, Intuit had annual revenue of $2.67 billion in its
fiscal year 2007. The company has approximately 8,000 employees with
major offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom and other
locations. More information can be found at www.intuit.com.
1Tommy Silk is a totally fictitious
character, created solely for the promotion of theJingleGenerator.com
because we didn't have the budget to hire
someone famous or use their name without getting our pants sued off. Any
resemblance to real music moguls, living or dead, is purely
coincidental. So there.
Intuit, the Intuit logo and QuickBooks, among others, are registered
trademarks and/or registered service marks of Intuit Inc. in the United
States and other countries.
Rachel Euretig, 650-944-5407
Whitney MacDonald, 415-844-6294