AUSTIN, TX, February 6, 2008—Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced that it has been named the recipient of EMC’s 2007 Select Services Team Partner of the Year, an annual award granted to one EMC Select Services Team Partner worldwide in recognition of their outstanding contribution to EMC’s services revenue attainment.
Perficient was the sole recipient selected among eligible EMC business partners from 17 U.S. states and countries including Austria, Canada, Chile, France, Germany, Holland, India, Ireland, Sweden, Switzerland, and the U.K.
"It's an honor to name Perficient, one of the most consistent SST partners, as EMC’s 2007 SST Partner of the Year. This is the third time in six years that Perficient has won this honor,” said Brad Pickett, EMC’s Director for the Worldwide SST Program. “Constantly in the top five of SST performers, Perficient capped a great year by posting the SST Program's highest revenue total in history during the fourth quarter."
“Our partnership with EMC is an important contributor to our growing business and we’re honored to be named as the sole recipient of this award,” said Jeffrey Davis, Perficient’s president and chief operating officer. “We look forward to continuing to leverage EMC’s strong portfolio of content management tools in the business-driven technology solutions we deliver to the market.”
Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s 1,500 professionals serve clients from a network of 18 offices in North America and three offshore locations, in Eastern Europe, India and China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market(SM), is a member of the Russell 2000® index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning "Premier Level" IBM business partner, a TeamTIBCO partner, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, an EMC Documentum Select Services Team Partner and an Oracle-Siebel partner. For more information, please visit www.perficient.com.
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