World’s Premier Business Awards Program Recognizes Work Collaboration and Project Management Leader in Fastest-Growing Company Category

SAN MATEO, CA – August 19, 2013 Clarizen, the leader in enterprise work collaboration and project management software, today announced it was named the winner of a Silver Stevie® Award in the “Fastest Growing Company” category in The 10th Annual International Business Awards today.Clarizen-Wins-Silver-Stevie-8_19_13

Fast to deploy and easy to use, Clarizen is redefining enterprise collaboration by connecting social context with tasks and projects to drive increased productivity and profitability. This latest acknowledgment follows Clarizen’s win of the 2013 SIIA CODiE for Best Project Management Software. Other recent accolades include silver winner in the Fastest- Growing Company category in Best in Biz Awards 2013 International and a leadership position in the Visionaries Quadrant of the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Cloud-Based IT Project and Portfolio Management Services.

“Being named a fast-growing private company by the Stevie Awards definitely reflects Clarizen’s success in leading the future of work,” said Avinoam Nowogrodski, CEO and co-founder of Clarizen. “Everyday we continue to support our customers in building high performance teams through our innovative technology. This recognition is truly an honor and we thank our customers for helping us achieve this acknowledgement.”

More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Most Innovative Company of the Year, Management Team of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Corporate Social Responsibility Program of the Year, and Executive of the Year, among others.

The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small – are eligible to submit nominations. The 2013 IBAs received entries from more than 50 nations and territories. Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word for “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala awards banquet at the W Hotel in Barcelona, Spain on 14 October.

“The 2013 International Business Awards are noteworthy for featuring the best collection of entries we have ever received,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.  “The judges have been unanimous in their comments about the quality of achievements, and the expertise with which they were portrayed, in the nominations we received this year.  We extend our most heartfelt congratulations to all of this year’s Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners.”

Details about The International Business Awards and the lists of Stevie Award winners are available atwww.StevieAwards.com/IBA.

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.

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.

About the Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie 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.  Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.