AUSTIN, Texas — February 3, 2009 - Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced it has been selected by the readership of CGT Magazine as one of the Top 10 Consulting partners for Consumer Goods companies in North America for 2009.
CGT asked its subscriber base to identify their most valued and used solution and service providers across 10 categories. The list of companies whom were evaluated for the award were compiled by 150 Consumer Goods industry executives, and then voted on based on customer experience ranking.
“We’re honored to be recognized by the readership of Consumer Goods Technology,” said Jeffrey Davis, Perficient president and chief operating officer. “Many of the world’s most recognizable brand owners partner with Perficient. They understand they need not sacrifice experience or expertise to benefit from the flexible, collaborative, creative and responsive process Perficient leverages to deliver quick and quantifiable ROI to their Forecasting, Trade Promotions Management, Sales and Operations Planning, Retail Execution and Analytics investments.”
The Full Top 10 List included: Perficient, IBM, Accenture, Deloitte, Clarkston Consulting, Hitachi Consulting, Booz & Company, Capgemini, HP and BearingPoint.
Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s professionals serve clients from a network of 19 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 National Systems Integrator and Gold Certified Partner, a Documentum Select Services Team Partner and an Oracle Certified Partner. For more information, please visit www.perficient.com.
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