SOURCE: Clarizen


November 26, 2013 08:00 ET

Clarizen Wins Gold in Best in Biz Awards 2013

Top-Tier Business and Technology Publications, Analyst Firms, News and Broadcast Outlets, Recognize Enterprise Work Collaboration Leader for Its Fast Growth

SAN MATEO, CA--(Marketwired - Nov 26, 2013) -  Clarizen, the leader in enterprise work collaboration, today announced it has won the gold in the Fastest-Growing Company category in Best in Biz Awards 2013, the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.

Clarizen is redefining collaboration for the enterprise by connecting social context with tasks and projects to drive increased productivity and profitability. Clarizen drives true value by entwining the threads of conversation and execution into one central workspace to build high-performance teams and achieve operational excellence.

This latest acknowledgment follows Clarizen placing in the top five in a regional Deloitte Technology Fast 50 for company growth. Other recent accolades also include winning the 2013 SIIA CODiE for Best Project Management Software and Business Intelligence Group's 2013 "New Product of the Year" for Clarizen v6, the biggest product release in the company's history.

"This year's Best in Biz Awards nominees offer services and products that reflect the most current trends in technology, from cloud computing through mobile devices to network connectivity," said Samara Lynn, lead analyst of networking and business at PC Magazine, judging her second Best in Biz Awards program. "Truly, all of the nominees and winners represent the ongoing innovation and trends in technology that we who cover the space see on a daily basis."

"Being named one of the fastest-growing private companies by top-tier press and industry analysts is a true honor and a testament to Clarizen's vision of leading the future of work," said Avinoam Nowogrodski, CEO and co-founder of Clarizen. "We are deeply committed to gaining the success of our customers as they energize and empower high-performance teams."

The third annual Best in Biz Awards program, focusing on companies based or operating in North America, was the most competitive in its history, with the highest number of awards submissions to date and the most distinguished judging panel yet assembled. More than 500 entries were received this year, from a wide array of public and private companies of all sizes and from a variety of industries and geographic regions in the U.S. and Canada.

Best in Biz Awards 2013 honors were presented in more than 50 categories, including Company of the Year, Fastest-Growing Company of the Year, Most Innovative Company of the Year, Best Place to Work, Technology Department of the Year, Executive of the Year, Most Innovative Product of the Year, Best New Product of the Year, PR Campaign of the Year and Website of the Year.

Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2013 were determined by an independent panel of 50 judges from top-tier news, business and technology publications, as well as broadcast outlets and analyst firms, such as Bloomberg Businessweek, Chicago Tribune, Computerworld, Crain's New York Business, CRN, Entrepreneur, eWeek Channel Insider, Executive Travel Magazine, Fast Company, Financial Times, Fortune, Inc. Magazine, Lab Reviews, Law Technology News, Network World, PC Magazine, Reuters, San Francisco Chronicle, San Jose Mercury News, USA Today and many more.

For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2013, visit:

About Best in Biz Awards
Best in Biz Awards recognizes top companies, teams, executives and products for their business success as judged by established members of the press and industry analysts. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in three separate programs annually: North America, EMEA, and International. Entries are currently being accepted in the third annual Best in Biz Awards 2013 EMEA (Europe, Middle East and Africa) program, until the final entry deadline on January 24, 2014. Any organization from any industry operating in EMEA may enter any of the more than 50 company, department or team, executive and product categories. For more information about the entry process and categories in the EMEA program, please visit:

About Clarizen
Clarizen is the leader in enterprise-class work collaboration and project management solutions that harness the power of the cloud to get work done efficiently, effectively, and with better results. Fast to deploy and easy-to-use, Clarizen is redefining enterprise collaboration by connecting social context with tasks and projects to drive increased productivity and profitability. Clarizen fuels the high-performance teams of more than 2,000 organizations across 75 countries, including more than 25 of the Fortune 500. In 2013, Clarizen received the SIIA CODiE Award for "Best Product Management Solution." Founded in 2005, Clarizen is privately held with offices in San Mateo, California and Hod Hasharon, Israel. For more information, visit

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