SOURCE: Cincom Systems

January 17, 2006 16:37 ET

American Companies Face Big Competitive Issues Globally

International Business Executive of the Year Speaks Out

NEW YORK, NY -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 17, 2006 -- Tom Nies, Cincom Systems' CEO, the longest-serving CEO in the computer industry, and 2005 Stevie Award winner for Best International Executive, addresses the huge competitive issues and disadvantages American companies face today in an article titled:

“American Companies: Ready to Compete?”

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Tom Nies, recognized with Microsoft's Bill Gates and Steve Jobs as one of the "pioneers of the software industry" by the Smithsonian Institute, and acknowledged by President Ronald Reagan in 1984 as "the epitome of the entrepreneurial spirit of American business," addresses the tough issues such as;

-- Are American manufacturing workers between a rock and a hard place?

-- Is America failing to keep pace with international productivity?

-- The China factor

-- Why lower corporate tax rates help Americans -- and America

About Tom Nies:

-- Longest active-serving CEO in the computer industry

-- Recognized with Bill Gates and Steve Jobs as one of the "pioneers of the software industry" by the Smithsonian Institute

-- Acknowledged by President Ronald Reagan in 1984 as "the epitome of the entrepreneurial spirit of American business"

-- Generated over $100 million in revenue for 20 straight years, a feat unparalleled except for one other in the software publishing industry... Microsoft

-- Named Best International Executive, along with the CEO of Adobe, at the 2005 Stevie Awards, "the business world's own Oscars," according to the New York Post

-- Inducted into Ernst & Young's Entrepreneur of the Year Hall of Fame in 2004

-- Honored by the Center for the Study of the Presidency for establishing the Cincom Scholar Fellowship in 2005

About Cincom

For nearly 40 years, Cincom's software and services have helped thousands of clients worldwide simplify the management of complex business processes. Cincom specializes in the five areas of business where simplification brings the greatest value to managers who want to grow revenue, control costs, minimize risk, and achieve rapid ROI better than their competitors.

Cincom serves clients on six continents including BMW, Citibank, Boeing, Northwestern Mutual, Federal Express, Ericsson, Penn State University, Milacron, Siemens, Rockwell Automation, and Trane. For more information about Cincom's products and services, contact Cincom at 1-800-2CINCOM (USA only), send an e-mail to info@cincom.com, or visit the company's website at www.cincom.com.

CINCOM, and Simplification Through Innovation are trademarks or registered trademarks of Cincom Systems, Inc. All other trademarks belong to their respective companies.

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