Annual Microsoft Awards recognize Canadian technology partners' and their
commitment and leadership in the channel community
TORONTO, Sept. 19 /CNW/ - Clarity Systems announced that it has been
selected as a finalist in the ISV/Software Solution of the Year category for
the 2007 Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT Awards. The fifth annual IMPACT
Awards recognize excellence within the Microsoft technology partner community
in Canada as well as the innovative solutions and value they deliver to
"Microsoft technology partners are the key drivers in delivering
ground-breaking solutions that help meet today's complex customer demands,"
said Lora Gernon, Director, Partner Group, Microsoft Canada Co. "Clarity
Systems has demonstrated commitment and leadership in the Corporate
Performance Management (CPM) industry and the Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT
Awards celebrate the company's achievements and invaluable solutions they have
developed to help drive real business growth and customer satisfaction."
Clarity Systems was chosen as a finalist in the Independent Software
Vendors (ISV)/Software Solution of the Year category for its CPM solution
called Clarity 6. Clarity 6 offers budgeting, forecasting, planning,
reporting, and more - all in a single, web-based and Excel-compatible software
solution that utilizes a company's existing databases and financial models.
"We are very excited to receive this recognition for Clarity 6 by a
distinguished solution provider such as Microsoft," says Mark Nashman,
President, Clarity Systems. "Our highly qualified team of individuals are
dedicated to delivering a fully integrated solution to our customers. To be
named a finalist in the ISV/Software Solution of the Year category is a
testament to our product innovation and industry expertise in developing world
class CPM software solutions."
Clarity Systems, along with other technology partner winners and
finalists in each of the award categories, will be honoured at a gala event in
Toronto on November 1, 2007.
About the Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT Awards
In 2003, Microsoft Canada replaced all of its previous technology partner
awards with a unified program that also recognizes customer service,
marketing, and contribution to the community. Microsoft Canada has outlined 30
categories to highlight the Partner Program competencies to honour the
achievements of top technology partners.
The Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT Awards were open to Systems
Integrators, Large Account Resellers, Direct Market Resellers, Value Added
Resellers, Distributors, Systems Builders, Authorized Education Resellers,
Certified Partners for Learning Solutions, Microsoft Certified Partners,
Independent Software Vendors, Channel Suppliers, Microsoft Business Solutions
(MBS) Partners and Original Equipment Manufacturers.
For a list of all 2007 finalists, and more information on the Microsoft
Partner Program IMPACT Awards, please visit http://www.microsoft.ca/awards.
About Clarity Systems:
Clarity Systems delivers superior CPM software solutions, training,
consulting, and advisory services for financial budgeting, planning,
reporting, consolidation, and analytics to a large client base across North
America and the United Kingdom. With a rich feature set, Clarity 6 is a
unified application that offers the flexibility, security, and control needed
to meet compliance requirements, make more informed business decisions, and
ensure better corporate responsibility. As a Branham 300 top 100 IT company,
Clarity Systems continues to experience a large growth in revenue, expand its
client base, and lead the industry as the CPM solutions' specialist. For more
information on Clarity, please visit our website at www.claritysystems.com or
call us at 1-877-410-5070.
For further information:
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Specialist, Clarity Systems Limited, (416) 250-5500 ext. 250, Toll free:
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Microsoft Partner Program IMPACT Awards only, please contact: Donna Araujo,
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