Arbortext Honored as One of ``Top 100 Private Companies'' for Second Consecutive Year.ANN ARBOR Ann Arbor, city (1990 pop. 109,592), seat of Washtenaw co., S Mich., on the Huron River; inc. 1851. It is a research and educational center, with a large number of government and industrial research and development firms, many in high-technology fields such as , Mich. -- Arbortext, Inc., the leading provider of Enterprise Publishing Software, today announced its inclusion on the AlwaysOn Top 100 Private Companies list for the second consecutive year.
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"We are honored to receive this recognition with the other innovators and leaders in the technology industry," said Raymond Schiavone, President and CEO (1) (Chief Executive Officer) The highest individual in command of an organization. Typically the president of the company, the CEO reports to the Chairman of the Board. for Arbortext. "This award reinforces Arbortext's market and technology leadership in XML-based Enterprise Publishing Software. Organizations around the world have chosen our software to streamline publishing processes that increase the quality of information being delivered, ultimately enhancing customer satisfaction."
Arbortext's placement on this list expands upon an already impressive list of prestigious awards, including:
--The American Business Awards - "Stevie Award for Best New Product" (2004)
--KMWorld Magazine - "100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management" (2004, 2003)
--Econtent Magazine - "Content 100" list (2003, 2002, 2001)
--AlwaysOn - "Top 100 Private Companies" list (2003)
--The Seybold Report Editors' "Hot Picks: Must See New Technologies" (2003)
--VentureReporter's "Top 25 Companies to IPO (Initial Public Offering) The first time a company offers shares of stock to the public. While not a computer term per se, many founders, employees and insiders of computer companies have found this acronym more exciting than any tech term they ever heard. " (2003)
Arbortext also continues with impressive financial success, including 12 straight quarters of record revenue and continued expansion into Asia Pacific, Latin America and Europe.
AlwaysOn, the media company that covers innovation in technology and business, compiled the list with assistance from KPMG1Start. The two groups surveyed more than 1,000 venture investors, investment bankers, top entrepreneurs and executives who nominated more than 800 companies for the competition. The full list can be found at www.alwayson-network.com.
Arbortext is the leading provider of Enterprise Publishing Software that enables organizations to create and automatically publish large amounts of information, such as technical manuals, pharmaceutical product information, legal information and software documentation. Enterprises around the world use our software to publish in multiple languages to multiple audiences in multiple hardcopy and electronic output formats. Arbortext's software is installed at over 1,400 organizations worldwide.
Current customers include American Express Financial Services, Audi, Boeing, Bombardier, British Aerospace, Caterpillar, DaimlerChrysler, Ericsson Telecom, Ford, General Electric, GM, IBM (International Business Machines Corporation, Armonk, NY, www.ibm.com) The world's largest computer company. IBM's product lines include the S/390 mainframes (zSeries), AS/400 midrange business systems (iSeries), RS/6000 workstations and servers (pSeries), Intel-based servers (xSeries) , International Thomson Publishing, Lucent, Nokia, Nortel Networks, PeopleSoft, Pfizer, Ricoh, Sun Microsystems, Toyota, United Airlines, Volkswagen and Volvo. Arbortext is a founding member and active participant in the XML XML
in full Extensible Markup Language.
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Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. state of Michigan and the county seat of Washtenaw County. , USA, Arbortext has offices around the world. For more information, please visit www.arbortext.com.
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