Epicor Software Corporation, the business software solutions provider for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organisations, has announced that Epicor and its next-generation enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution have earned distinguished honouuree medals for Computer Software Company of the Year and Best New Computer Software Product or Service of the Year in The 2011 International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards programme honouring great performances in business.
"It is an honor for Epicor and our next-generation ERP solution to have earned distinguished honoree medals from the International Business Awards," said John Hiraoka, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Epicor. "Epicor is a global leader in business software solutions and this recognition is a testament to our worldwide presence and success."
Epicor's next-generation ERP solution delivers substantial capabilities focused on cost reduction, process improvement and customer responsiveness. Epicor ERP continues to be a huge success, with shipments to more than 2,400 customers and partners worldwide. Today, more than 400 customers are running their business on the breakthrough ERP solution, with the rest in various stages of implementation.
Honorees for the International Business Awards were selected from more than 3,000 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 40 nations. Organizations all over the world are eligible to compete in The International Business Awards, and can enter 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. Honourees were determined through two rounds of judging by close to 200 professionals worldwide.
"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 recognising them for their achievements at our gala event in Abu Dhabi on 11 October."
Nicknamed the Stevie for the Greek word "crowned," the awards will be presented to honourees at a gala event on Tuesday, October 11, 2011, in the Emirates Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Epicor earned distinguished honoree medals in the Computer Software Company of the Year and Best New Computer Software Product or Service of the Year in the 2011 International Business Awards.
Honorees will be recognized at the Stevie Awards Gala in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, in October 2011.