Project Management Leader Clarizen Earns Prestigious Software Industry Recognition

SAN MATEO, CA (March 28, 2013) – Clarizen, a leading work execution software company, today announced that it has been named a finalist for the 2013 SIIA Software CODiE Awards for both the Project Management Solution and Best CodiefinalistCloud Management Solution categories. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier award for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for 27 years. The awards have more than 75 categories and are organized by industry focus of ContentEducation andSoftware.

This year, there were 27 software categories, including twelve new and updated categories that reflect the continued growth and evolution of cloud computing, mobile, big data, and video. Winners are announced during a special awards luncheon on May 9 in San Francisco, CA during the industry’s most comprehensive ISV conference, All About the Cloud.

“We’re delighted that the CODiE Awards once again recognize Clarizen’s cloud-based solutions,” said Avinoam Nowogrodski, CEO of Clarizen. “Our vision is to redefine collaboration – unleashing enhanced productivity and profitability for our clients by bringing processes and conversations together in a single place.”

Clarizen is an enterprise-class solution for work and project management that harnesses the power of the cloud and social engagement to get work done efficiently, effectively, and with better results.  Clarizen helps customers build high performance teams and empowers collaboration that drives results. Now, teams can use software that works like they do and delivers needed information to complete projects faster. The advanced system lets users track their work, manage related documents and keep on top of cost implications – all inside a single system.

“The CODiE Awards competition was extremely competitive this year, and all of the finalists should be commended for their innovative products and services,” said Rhianna Collier, VP for the Software Division at SIIA. “We look forward to honoring the winners at our awards program in May at All About the Cloud.”

Details about each finalist are listed at //siia.net/codies/2013/finalists.asp

About SIIA

SIIA is the leading association representing the software and digital content industries. SIIA represents approximately 700 member companies worldwide that develop software and digital information content.  Information technology (IT) and software security are critical issues to SIIA’s members, many of whom strive to develop safe, secure and state-of the-art products that effectively serve their commercial and government customers alike, while protecting their intellectual property.

The SIIA Software Division provides a forum for companies developing the applications, services, infrastructure and tools that are driving the software and services industry forward. For further information, visit www.siia.net/software.

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.