SilkRoad technology Wins Big in Q2
07/08/2010

Company continues to receive outstanding industry recognition

Online PR News – 08-July-2010 – – Winston-Salem, N.C. – (July 8, 2010) – SilkRoad technology, inc., a leading provider of talent management solutions, continued to receive amazing feedback from the industry in the second quarter of 2010. This quarter the company was honored with numerous awards for its efforts in customer service and product innovation.

“I’m proud of our team’s continued hard work in customer care and in keeping our software leaders in our space,” said Andrew J. “Flip” Filipowski, CEO of SilkRoad technology. “It’s always exciting to receive recognition from prestigious industry groups that show we are providing unparalleled customer service to clients and providing them with the most innovative talent management solutions available today.”

Recent recognitions for the company include:

CODiE Award – This quarter SilkRoad technology was named the winner of the prestigious CODiE Award for the “Best Human Capital Management Solution” by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). SilkRoad’s Life Suite was reviewed by members of SIIA and voted on as the winner. The program showcases and honors the software and information industry’s finest products and services.

Red Herring 100 North America Award – Red Herring selected SilkRoad as a winner of its 100 North America Award. The Red Herring 100 North America Award is a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region. Red Herring’s editorial team chose SilkRoad from a pool of hundreds of companies from across North America. Companies were evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and track record.

The American Business Awards- This year the American Business Awards (ABA) recognized SilkRoad’s customer service by naming it a finalist in the “Customer Service Department of the Year” category. The ABAs are the nation’s premier business awards program and annually honor and recognize the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide. This is the fourth consecutive year the ABAs have recognized SilkRoad for its customer service.

AlwaysOn East 100 – SilkRoad was included in the AlwaysOn East 100 list this year. Companies included on the East 100 list show leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. SilkRoad was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.

HRchitect HRtechnology Ironman – The company’s market leading recruiting management solution, OpenHire was also named the winner of HRchitect’s HRtechnology Ironman competition in June. The competition is an educational webinar series that has software vendors compete against one another to find the best solution on the market.

About SilkRoad technology, inc.
SilkRoad technology, inc. provides software as a service (SaaS) solutions that significantly improve the talent within its more than 1500 customers across the globe. Through SilkRoad’s Life Suite™, an integrated talent management solution, companies are able to hire better employees, identify high and low performers, drive a pay-for-performance culture and improve employee tenure. The SilkRoad Life Suite solution set includes: OpenHire™, for recruiting management; RedCarpet™ for employee onboarding and life events; WingSpan™ for flexible employee performance management; GreenLight™ for learning management; Eprise™ for employee intranets and content management and HeartBeat™, core HR, an on-demand Human Resource Management System (HRMS).

SilkRoad technology is headquartered in Winston-Salem, NC with offices in Bedford, MA; Chicago, IL; Red Bank, NJ; Jacksonville, FL; San Francisco, CA; Edmonton, Canada; Singapore; Sydney, Australia; Auckland, New Zealand and Hamburg, Germany. More information is available on the Web at www.silkroad.com or by phone: U.S. toll free at 866-329-3363 or internationally at +1-336-201-5100. Follow SilkRoad technology on Twitter at www.twitter.com/SilkRoadTweets.

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