SOURCE: Clearwell Systems

Clearwell Systems

April 29, 2010 18:01 ET

Clearwell Systems Named #2 Best Place to Work in the Bay Area

E-Discovery Software Company Honored in San Francisco Business Times' and Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal's Annual Workplace Excellence Survey

MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA--(Marketwire - April 29, 2010) -  Clearwell Systems, Inc., a leader in intelligent e-discovery, today announced that it placed second among companies with 51-100 employees in the "Best Places to Work in the Bay Area" 2010 listing published by the San Francisco Business Times and Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.

"We are honored by this recognition, which speaks volumes about the passion and dedication of our entire team who contribute every day to making Clearwell an inspiring, rewarding place to work," said Aaref Hilaly, President and CEO of Clearwell. "The level of employee satisfaction that garnered us this ranking is an affirmation of our open, transparent culture that respects and empowers each employee."

The annual "Best Places to Work" awards, presented among five categories based on company size, recognize Bay Area companies that have created positive work environments. The 125 companies included on this prestigious list are ranked based on feedback from employee satisfaction surveys encompassing themes ranging from company culture and benefits to team effectiveness and trust in senior leaders.

Between 2006 and 2008, revenue at Clearwell increased eightfold, and tripled in 2009. The company is profitable, debt-free and is aggressively hiring as it plans to grow to 200 employees by the end of 2010.

Clearwell has received awards and accolades from many of the industry's leading authorities including the Socha-Gelbmann E-Discovery Survey, International Legal Technology Association (ILTA), the Cowen Group, Law Technology News, Red Herring, SC Magazine, Network World, eWEEK and more. Clearwell also earned the highest ranking of "Strong Positive" in Gartner's 2008 and 2009 E-Discovery MarketScope Reports. In 2009, Clearwell's chief financial officer Anup Singh was honored as the CFO of the Year in the Venture-Backed Company category presented by the Silicon Valley Business Journal.

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About Clearwell Systems
Clearwell Systems is transforming the way enterprises and law firms perform electronic discovery (e-discovery) in response to litigation, regulatory inquiries, and internal investigations. The Clearwell E-Discovery Platform automates the processing, analysis, review, and production phases of e-discovery via a single, integrated product. Leading organizations such as Clear Channel, Constellation Energy, Cisco, DLA Piper, Johnson & Johnson, Microsoft, Toyota, and the Department of Health and Human Services / Office of Inspector General are using Clearwell to accelerate early case assessments, intelligently cull-down data, increase reviewer productivity, and ensure the defensibility of their e-discovery process. Consistently ranked as a leader in independent e-discovery industry surveys and reports, Clearwell Systems is an active participant in the Electronic Discovery Reference Model (EDRM) Project and The Sedona Conference. For more information, visit, follow us on Twitter at, or subscribe to the E-Discovery 2.0 blog at

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