Rainmaker to Present at 2008 Needham Growth Stock Conference

Jan 03, 2008 (06:01 AM EST)

CAMPBELL, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Rainmaker Systems, Inc. , a leading provider of sales and marketing solutions combining hosted application software and execution services, today announced that Steve Valenzuela, Chief Financial Officer, will present at the Needham & Company 10th Annual Growth Stock Conference in New York City on Wednesday, January 9th at 11:00 a.m. (Eastern). The Conference is being held at the New York Palace Hotel.

Rainmaker will offer a live audio webcast of its presentation as well as an archived replay, which may be accessed in the investor relations section of Rainmaker's website at or via the following link:

Conference Details Needham & Company 10th Annual Growth Stock Conference January 8-11, 2008 New York Palace Hotel, New York City

About Rainmaker

Rainmaker Systems, Inc. delivers sales and marketing solutions, combining hosted application software and execution services designed to drive more revenue for our clients. Our Revenue Delivery Platform(SM) combines proprietary, on-demand application software and advanced analytics with specialized sales and marketing execution services. Rainmaker clients include large enterprises in a range of industries, including computer hardware and software, telecommunications, and financial services industries. For more information visit or call 800-631-1545.

NOTE: Rainmaker Systems, the Rainmaker logo, Sunset Direct and Contract Renewals Plus are registered with the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. All other service marks or trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

This press release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events. These forward-looking statements are based on information available to Rainmaker as of this date and they assume no obligation to update any such forward-looking statements. These statements are not guarantees of future performance, and actual results could differ materially from current expectations. Among the important factors which could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward-looking statements are general market conditions, unfavorable economic conditions, our ability to execute our business strategy, our ability to integrate acquisitions without disruption to our business, the effectiveness of our sales team and approach, our ability to target, analyze and forecast the revenue to be derived from a client and the costs associated with providing services to that client, the date during the course of a calendar year that a new client is acquired, the length of the integration cycle for new clients and the timing of revenues and costs associated therewith, our client concentration given that we are currently dependent on a few significant client relationships, potential competition in the marketplace, the ability to retain and attract employees, market acceptance of our service programs and pricing options, our ability to maintain our existing technology platform and to deploy new technology, our ability to sign new clients and control expenses, the possibility of the discontinuation and/or realignment of some client relationships, and the financial condition of our clients' businesses, and other factors detailed in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our filings on Forms 10-K and 10-Q.

CONTACT: Steve Valenzuela, Chief Financial Officer of Rainmaker Systems, stevev@rmkr.comInc., +1-408-626-2439, ; or Investor Relations, Todd Kehrlior Jim Byers, both of MKR Group, Inc., +1-323-468-2300,

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