ROOTSTOCK SOFTWARE HONORED AS GOLD STEVIE® AWARD WINNER IN 2017 AMERICAN BUSINESS AWARDSSM

Stevie winners will be presented with their awards on June 20 in New York

San Francisco, California – May 2, 2017 – Rootstock Software was named the winner of a Gold Stevie® Award in the Best Software Product of the Year in the Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Solution category in The 15th Annual American Business Awards today.

The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.

Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word meaning “crowned,” the awards will be presented to winners at a gala ceremony at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York on Tuesday, June 20.

More than 3,600 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories, including Startup of the Year, Executive of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, Marketing Campaign of the Year, Live Event of the Year, and App of the Year, among others.  Rootstock Software was nominated in the Best Software Product or Service of the Year category for Cloud Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Solutions.

Rootstock Software is a proven provider of powerful and nimble manufacturing, distribution and supply chain solutions built and deployed on the Salesforce Platform, the world’s #1 Cloud Computing platform. Rootstock’s strong growth in revenue, its customer base and the overall number of live customers during 2016 were all noted by the panel of judges as important components to giving the award to Rootstock. “Rootstock Software appears to be a great ERP solution,” noted one judge, “Of all of the nominations I have read, the (list of accomplishments) was one of the best. Quick, clear metrics shows what a fantastic year 2016 was for Rootstock.”

“This award, which follows recent awards from Frost & Sullivan, Cloud Awards, and THINKStrategies, reinforces Rootstocks growing recognition as an emerging leader in the cloud ERP space,” said Pat Garrehy, Rootstock CEO. “Our growing team of experts has built the most comprehensive end-to-end ERP on Salesforce, the world’s number one business applications platform. It’s a special honor for our organization team and speaks to our focus on building the best product possible and our overriding dedication to the success of our customers.”

The announcement follows recent recognition that Rootstock received from thought leaders and experts including:

  • The Winner of Frost & Sullivan’s Technology Leadership Award in Cloud ERP.
  • The Finalist at the 2016-17 Cloud Awards Program in the Best Cloud HR, Payroll, or ERP Solution category.
  • The Winner of THINKStrategies Best of SaaS Showplace (BoSS) Award

More than 190 professionals worldwide participated in the judging process to select this year’s Stevie Award winners.

“Each year the judges find the quality and variety of the nominations to be greater than the year before. The 2017 competition was intense and every organization that has won should be proud,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards.

Details about The American Business Awards and the list of 2017 Stevie winners are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.

About Rootstock Software

Rootstock Software® is a proven provider of powerful and nimble manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain solutions built and deployed on the Salesforce Platform (the world’s #1 cloud computing platform). The Rootstock solutions enable real-time management of manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain operations from front to back, anytime and anywhere. The company’s manufacturing, distribution, and supply chain apps integrate “out of the box” with Sales Cloud® by salesforce.com and other ERP-centric applications written on the Salesforce Platform. With unparalleled executive experience in manufacturing and distribution software and an established base of installed and implemented cloud customers, Rootstock offers a better and more reliable way to plan and execute required activities, deliver essential information to all parts of the organization, and improve timely and informed business decision making. The Rootstock apps also provide the control and visibility required to elevate the total performance of manufacturing, distribution and supply chain operations. Rootstock is available on the AppExchange by salesforce.com, the world’s most popular marketplace for business apps. To learn more, please follow Rootstock on Twitter @RootstockMFG, visit our Facebook page http://www.facebook.com/RootstockSoftware or visit https://www.rootstock.com.

About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in seven programs: the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the German Stevie Awards, The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, the Stevie Awards for Great Employers, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Stevie Awards competitions receive more than 10,000 entries each year from organizations in more than 60 nations. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at http://www.StevieAwards.com.

Media Contact

Tammy Delatorre

PR & Analyst Relations Specialist