CDC Software, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CDC Corporation (NASDAQ: CHINA) and a provider of industry-specific enterprise software applications and business services, announced that CRMCulture was chosen from a global base of Pivotal partners as their Partner of the Year, for its exemplary performance in providing leading customer solutions using Pivotal CRM technology. "We are pleased to name CRMCulture our 2012 Partner of the Year," says Jason Rushforth, President, Front Office CDC Software. "As an extension of our team and innovative thought leader for CRM excellence, CRM Culture adds tremendous value to our business.” The Partner of the Year award recognizes partners who have excelled in offering innovative Pivotal CRM solutions. The winning partner's technology and marketing offerings have increased its customers' employee productivity and assisted them in connecting with their business partners and customers. "CRMCulture continues to empower customers by creating solutions that expand the abilities of organizations to conduct better business," says Pierre Custeau, EVP Product, CDC Software, "Their tools for Pivotal 6 such as the Productivity Pack and the iPhone client are allowing customers to user Pivotal CRM as their end-to-end business solution." About Pivotal CRM CDC Software's Pivotal CRM is a flexible, powerful customer relationship management solution for companies that want to use CRM strategically—to model, enhance, and streamline their unique sales, marketing, and customer service processes, not dictate them. Built with the user experience in mind, Pivotal CRM offers unparalleled flexibility and customizability, enabling companies to tailor the system precisely to their users' needs. Pivotal CRM was designated as the Microsoft Office Solutions Development Partner of the Year in 2009 for its Outlook and Office integration. With its Microsoft-style interface and role- and task-based navigation, Pivotal CRM is a familiar and comfortable system for users, reducing the learning curve and increasing the speed of user adoption. Pivotal CRM embeds Microsoft Outlook and SharePoint right within the CRM system and integrates closely with the Microsoft Office suite, bringing data to the user when and where they need it, for optimal efficiency. To learn more visit: www.Pivotal.com About CDC Software CDC Software, The Customer-Driven Company™, is a provider of enterprise software applications designed to help organizations deliver a superior customer experience while increasing efficiencies and profitability. CDC Software's product suite includes: CDC Factory (manufacturing operations management), Ross ERP (enterprise resource planning) and SCM (supply chain management), CDC Supply Chain (supply chain management , warehouse management and order management), Pivotal CRM and Saratoga CRM (customer relationship management), Respond (customer complaint and feedback management), c360 CRM add-on products, industry solutions and development tools for the Microsoft Dynamics CRM platform, Platinum HRM (human resources) and business analytics solutions.
These industry-specific solutions are used by more than 6,000 customers worldwide within the manufacturing, financial services, health care, home building, real estate, wholesale and retail distribution industries. The company completes its offerings with a full continuum of services that span the life cycle of technology and software applications, including implementation, project consulting, outsourced business services, application management and offshore development. For more information, please visit www.cdcsoftware.comAbout CRMCulture CRMCulture, LLC is a value added reseller and implementer of numerous Customer Relationship Management systems including Pivotal CRM. The company was founded by a former Chief Information Officer and long-time Pivotal customer with the belief that a successful CRM strategy needs to focus on building a company culture around the efficiencies and organizational benefits gained through an enterprise level platform built on CRM. To learn more visit: www.CRMCulture.com