RedCritter Platform Brings Business Intelligence to Microsoft Outlook™
Online PR News – 13-April-2010 – – RedCritter Corp., today announced that it has been selected to join the Microsoft® BizSpark™ One Program in recognition for its ground breaking business intelligence platform for Microsoft Outlook 2007 and Microsoft Outlook 2010. In November 2008, Microsoft® BizSpark™ was launched as a global program offering software, support and visibility to early stage startups. Microsoft BizSpark One is the latest expansion of the BizSpark program. This unique invitation-only program is designed to accelerate the growth of selected high potential startups through a one-to-one relationship with Microsoft and a global community of advisors, investors, and peers.
"We are excited that Microsoft has chosen to invite RedCritter into BizSpark One," said Erika Lambert, RedCritter VP of Marketing. "This close relationship with Microsoft will ensure that we have continued access to key Microsoft resources and strong alignment with Microsoft's technology roadmap."
Microsoft is committed to serving as a valuable technology and business partner for emerging startups and their investors. BizSpark One pairs each startup with a dedicated relationship manager at Microsoft who works with the startup to identify its unique opportunities and build a tailored plan to promote the startup's visibility, expand its network of investors and mentors, expose it to business opportunities, and develop cutting edge applications.
"RedCritter is an innovative platform that opens up the Microsoft Outlook environment for our rapidly growing community of Silverlight developers," said Matthew Clark, senior director, strategic and emerging business development, Microsoft Corp. "We look forward to introducing RedCritter's real-time business intelligence to Outlook customers worldwide."