Recognized as a Leading Offering for Early Adopters Pursuing Digital Transformation

San Mateo, CA – October 20, 2016Clarizen, a global leader in collaborative work management software, today announced it was named to the Constellation ShortList™ for Social Task Management: Niche. With 52 percent of the Fortune 500 turning over since 2000, success requires a rethink around the core mission and business model of an organization. The companies included on the Constellation ShortList provide the keyCR Shorlist Logo functionality and requirements for early adopters pursuing digital transformation initiatives.

Clarizen’s approach to work management combines project management, configurable workflow automation and in-context collaboration to deliver new context and insight that empowers employees with a sense of purpose. Teams can see how work connects to the bigger picture and gain a full real-time view of what is really happening. Leaders are able to flourish in this environment as well, with an accurate view of the enterprise they can predict trends, seize opportunities and focus on delivering better business and customer outcomes.

“Our mission is to deliver a unified, central location for teams to collaborate and complete projects faster. For Clarizen it has never been about collaboration for collaboration’s sake. We aim to connect people but not just socially— people need to collaborate in context with real work and real objectives,” said Anne Catambay, Global VP of Marketing at Clarizen. “Our approach provides the visibility and flexibility needed to get the right stuff done, move business forward and inspire teams.”

“Form must follow function in digital transformation. Once you craft the right digital business models, you’ll need the right digital technologies for success,” said R “Ray” Wang, chairman and founder at Constellation Research. “As organizations implement digital programs to disrupt an industry, employment of the right tools will determine whether or not the program is successful; each Constellation ShortList guides companies to the right technologies for their transformation initiatives.”

Constellation advises early adopters using disruptive technologies to achieve business model transformation. Products and services named to the Constellation ShortList meet the threshold criteria for this category as determined by Constellation Research through client inquiries, partner conversations, customer references, vendor selection projects, market share and internal research.

Most recently, Clarizen received the leading position in Forrester’s Wave for Enterprise Collaborative Work Management, as well as top placement in Software Advice’s new FrontRunners quadrant for Project Management software, powered by Gartner Methodology. Similar in design to Gartner’s Magic Quadrant, the FrontRunners quadrant provides a data-driven assessment of top performing products that offer the best capability and value for small businesses.

For a copy of the Constellation ShortList™ for Social Task Management: Niche Report click here, and to learn more about Clarizen’s offerings, view a product tour, or subscribe to the Clarizen blog.

About Constellation Research
Constellation Research is an award-winning, Silicon Valley-based strategic advisory and futurist research firm. Constellation’s analysts serve as innovation advisors for leaders and Global 2000 organizations navigating the challenges of business-model disruption and transformation. Unlike legacy analyst firms, Constellation works closely with solution providers, partners, and its Constellation Executive Network of innovative buy-side leaders, C-suite executives and board of directors to lead the way in disrupting technology and research coverage areas. The goal – deliver to clients what they need to achieve valuable business results. For more information about Constellation Research, visit www.ConstellationR.com.

Disclaimer – Constellation Research does not endorse any solution or service named in its research.

About Clarizen
Clarizen is a collaborative work management solution designed for people who value their time, and for organizations that value cross-company engagement. Built on a secure, scalable platform, Clarizen brings together project management, configurable workflow automation and in-context collaboration to create a meaningful engagement experience that allows everyone to work the way they work best. Everyone involved can track projects, communicate effortlessly and participate on their terms. When employees can connect to a larger and more meaningful purpose, progress is not only clear, it’s accelerated. Organizations of all sizes, across 79 countries already rely on Clarizen to help engage their people and move their business forward. The company is privately held with office locations including San Mateo (California), Tel Aviv and London. To learn more, visit clarizen.com.

Clarizen is a registered trademark and the Clarizen logo is a trademark of Clarizen Ltd. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

Global Press Contacts:

Anne Catambay
Clarizen
marketing@clarizen.com

Aubrey Coggins
Constellation Research
Press@Constellationr.com

Courtney Sato
Constellation Research
Press@ConstellationR.com