Marks Third Stevie Win in 2013 for Leading Cloud-Based Collaboration
PASADENA, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Desktop was honored with the Silver Stevie® Award for “New Product
or Service of the Year - Software - Collaboration/Social Networking
Solution” for its SocialBridge® cloud-based
collaboration platform for marketers. This award is the third Stevie
win in 2013 for Central Desktop. In June, the company was also awarded
the Gold Stevie® Award in the “Customer Service Team of the Year”
category and the Silver Stevie® Award in the “Customer Service
Department of the Year” category. More than 3,200 nominations from
organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were
submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.
According to Kristy McKnight, Central Desktop’s vice president of
products, “We’re thrilled that our SocialBridge collaboration platform
was recognized with a Silver Stevie. We've spent a lot of time listening
to, learning from and working with leading marketing and agency execs,
then focusing on creating product enhancements and innovations that
directly address the daily demands of their teams. It’s very gratifying
to be awarded for making a tangible, headache-easing, cost-saving impact
on our clients’ businesses.”
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 320 executives
nationwide who participated in the judging process. Details about The
American Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners who were
announced on September 16 are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba.
In addition to Central Desktop’s recent Stevie wins, the company was
also named to the Inc.500|5000 list of America’s fastest growing
private companies last month. Central Desktop joins LivingSocial, Edible
Arrangements, CDW and Lifelock, among other prominent brands featured on
this year’s list.
About Central Desktop
Central Desktop helps people work together in ways they never imagined
possible. Our SocialBridge online collaboration platform connects people
and information in the cloud, making it possible to share files, combine
knowledge, inspire ideas, manage projects and more. Central Desktop
serves more than half a million users worldwide. Key Central Desktop
customers include CBS, MLB.com, Harvard University, the Humane Society
of the United States, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services,
Javelin Marketing Group, Upshot, Engauge, WD-40 and Workday. Founded in
2005, Central Desktop is a privately-held company with headquarters in
Pasadena, California. For more information, visit www.centraldesktop.com.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards 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. A fifth
program, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, will debut this year. Honoring
organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the
Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.
Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Source: Central Desktop