OKLAHOMA CITY, Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- LightCMS, a NetSuite (NYSE: N) company that provides a powerful, yet easy-to-use cloud-based content management system (CMS), today announced LightCMS Professionals, a program designed to help users of the LightCMS platform in need of website implementation or design services to confidently select a provider with a track record of experience and success. The LightCMS Professionals program currently covers more than 30 service providers in five countries, skilled in designing and implementing websites for the LightCMS platform. Prospective members of the LightCMS Professionals program are required to meet specific criteria, including completion of at least five successful projects on the LightCMS platform and maintaining a primary business focus on creating websites for clients. The LightCMS platform offers a complete set of website management tools such as blogs, forms, calendars, photo galleries, and Ecommerce. More than 175,000 users from around the world are currently leveraging the simplicity and flexibility LightCMS offers to build standout websites and online stores quickly. "Every day, more and more people create websites with LightCMS—many of them set up their websites unassisted, but some are looking for a little extra help," said Justin Cowan, Director of Content Management for LightCMS. "The LightCMS Professionals program is a way to help our customers select a proven and qualified provider that can meet their needs while opening new business opportunities for designers and creative professionals who offer quality design services." Since its launch, the LightCMS Professionals program has reviewed and approved applications from more than 30 services providers in the U.S., Canada, U.K., Ireland, Australia and New Zealand, including: KR15 ( www.kr15.com), based in Vista, Calif., utilizes the LightCMS platform to provide creative services to companies of all sizes. In addition to web design, KR15 offers its clients specialized support in advertising, branding, social media marketing, copywriting, and much more. Collision Media ( www.collisionmedia.com), based in Nashville, Tenn., with hundreds of successful LightCMS projects under its belt, offers clients a wealth of experience as well as an uncommon pairing of creativity and organization. Collision Media specializes in websites for churches, ministries and non-profit organizations. Independent Web Marketing (IWM) ( www.web-marketing.co.uk), based in Lincolnshire, U.K., offers a host of creative and technical services including responsive, mobile friendly website design, cloud-based email, website marketing, and consulting. IWM has completed hundreds of LightCMS website projects for customers around the world. Inventure ( www.inventure.com), based in Chagrin Falls, Ohio, has a solid reputation built on over a decade of experience in the website design business. LightCMS is at the core of Inventure's strategy as it has successfully deployed more than 100 websites on the LightCMS platform. Inventure values the long-term, professional relationships it builds with clients. Lightning Hammer ( www.lightninghammer.com) specializes in websites and mobile app development. Based in Greenville, South Carolina, Lightning Hammer serves more than 50 LightCMS customers in a variety of industries including retail icon, Laura Ashley USA. 15 Fingers ( www.15fingersllc.com), based in Buffalo, NY, creates strategies that go beyond digital concepts such as website design. The team's work extends to full brand campaigns that encompass copywriting, media, analytics and interactive technology services. About LightCMS LightCMS is a NetSuite Inc. company that provides a powerful, yet easy-to-use cloud-based platform for creating beautiful websites and online stores. Guided by its philosophy of sophisticated simplicity, LightCMS offers an ideal set of tools for individuals, non-profits, and small to medium-sized businesses who want to communicate, conduct business, and sell products online. LightCMS is also a leading platform of choice for web designers and creative agencies. With industry-leading design flexibility, LightCMS offers designers and developers the opportunity to create custom websites their clients can easily manage themselves. For more information about LightCMS, please visit www.lightcms.com. Follow LightCMS's blog, LightCMS's Facebook page and the @LightCMS Twitter handle for real-time updates. NOTE: NetSuite, the NetSuite logo, LightCMS, and the LightCMS logo are service marks of NetSuite Inc.