BURLINGTON, Massachusetts, August 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd (NasdaqGS: CKSW), the leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and optimization solutions, today announced it was named the winner of a Bronze Stevie® Award in the App - Utilities & Services category in The 10th Annual International Business Awards.
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. 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.
With its innovative technology, ClickSoftware enables utilities to increase customer satisfaction, maximize the productive use of mobile field and plant resources and optimize asset uptime with end-to-end enterprise workforce service optimization, mobilized for customer service and operations groups. Leading utilities around the globe turn to ClickSoftware to enhance regulatory compliance, achieve maximum return on equity and increase customer satisfaction scores with solutions for common business problems such as storms and outage management, smart grid/metering and customer service.
"We are honored to receive this award and to be recognized among the best of the best for service to utilities," said Hannan Carmeli, Co-CEO at ClickSoftware. "With more than 20 years of experience serving over 70 utility customers around the globe, ClickSoftware uses its deep knowledge and understanding of the industry to provide utilities with the mobile workforce management solutions they need to meet their business goals in a dynamic environment."
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. ClickSoftware won in the Utilities & Services category for the App Awards.
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year.
"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 at http://www.StevieAwards.com/IBA.
ClickSoftware (NasdaqGS: CKSW) is the leading provider of automated mobile workforce management and service optimization solutions for the enterprise, both for mobile and in-house resources. As pioneers of the "Service chain optimization" concept, our solutions provide organizations with end-to-end visibility and control of the entire service management chain by optimizing forecasting, planning, shift and task scheduling, mobility and real-time management of resource and customer communication.
Available via the cloud or on-premise, our products incorporate best business practices and advanced decision-making algorithms to manage service operations more efficiently, in a scalable, integrated manner. Our solutions have become the backbone for many leading organizations worldwide by addressing the fundamental question of job fulfillment: Who does What, for Whom, With what, Where and When.
ClickSoftware is the premier choice for delivering superb business performance to service sector organizations of all sizes. The company is headquartered in the United States and Israel, with offices across Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific. For more information, please visit http://www.clicksoftware.com. Follow us on Twitter.
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 http://www.StevieAwards.com.
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