NEW YORK, June 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- LivePerson, Inc. (Nasdaq: LPSN), a leading provider of mobile and online messaging solutions, today announced that LiveEngage was named a 2017 SIIA CODiE Awards finalist in the Best Customer Service Solution category. Finalists represent the best products, technologies, and services in software, information and business technology.LivePerson's LiveEngage platform lets brands talk to consumers the same way they prefer to speak with their family and friends, through messaging. Instead of a painful 800 phone call, consumers and customer care teams can go back and forth via mobile messaging when it's most convenient for the customer, using the medium that consumers prefer. LiveEngage also allows brands to deploy, manage, and measure bots in one place, directly alongside human workers. Commentary from judges included praise for LiveEngage's robust and comprehensive product along with its modern approach to bots and messaging. The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for over 30 years. The awards offer 93 categories that are organized by industry focus of education technology and business technology. LiveEngage was honored as one of 205 finalists across the 59 business technology categories. "I am impressed by the level of innovation and creativity of the products that have been selected as this year's CODiE Award finalists. We are happy to recognize these products and the power they have to transform the future of how we do business," said Ken Wasch, President of SIIA.