SYSPRO, a global, independent developer of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, announced today the company has earned a Distinguished Honoree medal in the category Computer Software Company of the Year (Up to 2,500 Employees) in the 2011 International Business Awards, the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business.
Nicknamed the Stevie® for the Greek word "crowned," the awards will be presented to honorees at a gala event on Tuesday, 11 October in the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Honorees were selected from more than 3,000 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 40 nations.
Organizations from all over the world were eligible to compete in The International Business Awards in any of more than 40 categories from Company of the Year and Best New Product of the Year to Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year and Executive of the Year. Award winners were determined through two rounds of judging by close to 200 professionals worldwide.
SYSPRO software is an award-winning, best-of-breed Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software solution for on-premise and cloud-based utilization. SYSPRO software "power" features, information visibility, analytic/reporting capabilities, business process and rapid deployment methodology are unmatched in its sector. While SYSPRO customers represent all industry segments, rich extensions for food, medical devices, electronics and machinery/equipment companies and attention to customer satisfaction/success make SYSPRO the first choice for growing companies.
"Entries to The International Business Awards grew by more than 80% this year, and that illustrates the increasing importance of the IBAs worldwide," said Michael Gallagher, president of the Stevie Awards, presenters of the IBAs. "We congratulate all of the honorees, and we look forward to recognizing them for their achievements at our gala event in Abu Dhabi on 11 October."
According to Joey Benadretti, President, SYSPRO USA,"This newest honor for SYSPRO is indeed another affirmation of SYSPRO's adherence to developing technology based on the needs of customers and why SYSPRO enjoys one of the highest customer retention rates in the industry."
The naming of SYSPRO as a "Distinguished Honoree" places SYSPRO among the companies eligible for a "People's Choice" Award in the Computer Software Company of the Year category. Votes for SYSPRO can be cast by clicking on "SYSPRO My Choice."
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards (stevieawards.com) are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.
Location hosting patron for The 2011 International Business Awards is the Ministry of Foreign Trade of the United Arab Emirates. Premier sponsors include IBM Netezza and Smart Reader® Worldwide. The Korea Business Communicators Association is the national sponsor for South Korea. Localization sponsor of the 2011 Stevie Awards is SDL. Location hosting supporters of the 2011 IBAs include Abu Dhabi Department of Economic Development, Abu Dhabi Chamber of Commerce & Industries, Dana Gas, the Gemological Institute of America and The International Business Times.
Since its inception in 1978, SYSPRO (syspro.com) has been delivering state-of-the-art business solutions to some of the world's leading companies. As a global leader in the production of world-class ERP software, the company now caters to the specialized needs of 14,500+ licensed companies in more than 60 countries worldwide. SYSPRO is marketed globally through regional territory distribution centers and a global reseller network in the US, Canada, Africa, Asia Pacific, Australia and the UK.
SYSPRO is a fully integrated business software solution that provides complete control over the planning and management of all facets of business including accounting, manufacturing and distribution operations in a variety of industries.
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