SOURCE: Epicor Software Corporation

Epicor Software Corporation

September 25, 2014 09:00 ET

Epicor Receives Top Honors in 2014 Golden Bridge Awards

Winners Recognized at the 6th Annual Dinner and Presentation in San Francisco

AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwired - Sep 25, 2014) - Epicor Software Corporation, a global leader in business software solutions for manufacturing, distribution, retail and services organizations, today announced that Epicor has been recognized with two awards in the 2014 Golden Bridge Awards. Epicor University, the worldwide education program for users of Epicor solutions, has been honored with a Gold award in the category of Training and Education, and Epicor ERP version 10 -- Epicor Social Enterprise received a Silver award in the category of Social Media, Networking or Collaboration - Innovations.

"It's an honor for Epicor University and Epicor ERP 10 to be named winners in this year's Golden Bridge Awards," said John Hiraoka, executive vice president and chief marketing officer for Epicor. "This esteemed award acknowledges the variety of innovative offerings we bring to the market. Taking advantage of our multi-faceted training and education options and the extensive collaborative capabilities within our solutions allows users to respond more quickly to customer and market requirements. The ability to find, organize and follow information inside and outside the enterprise using social tools and concepts can help inspire innovation and contribute to business growth and success."

Epicor "Innovation in Technology" Category Winners

Epicor University is a tool for lifelong learning that provides customers with the resources to help them realize the greatest benefits from their Epicor enterprise software investment. The Epicor University Learning Channel (EULC) module is an online learning interface that houses a collection of topic-related information and educational collateral which can be developed and organized by multiple content producers working collaboratively. For end users, the content is delivered in smaller, more manageable multi-media segments allowing viewers to easily locate and consume the material needed at their own pace. EULC content is self-contained, and individual content pieces can be launched within a Learning Channel, as self-running entities outside of a Learning Channel, or as part of a separate Learning Channel.

Epicor Social Enterprise, available as a stand-alone module or embedded within Epicor ERP 10, supports organizational collaboration, both internally and externally. It provides a platform that encourages the sharing and sourcing of information, enhancing Epicor ERP to deliver up-to-date information to key stakeholders. Epicor Social Enterprise delivers easier access to business information and fosters cross-company collaboration by bringing social media concepts and contextual ERP information together in a single tool.

More than 40 judges from a broad spectrum of industry voices from around the world participated and their average scores determined the 2014 Golden Bridge Business Awards winners. The winners were honored during the awards dinner and presentation on September 8, 2014 in San Francisco attended by the finalists, industry leaders, and judges.

About the Golden Bridge Awards
Golden Bridge Awards are an annual industry and peers recognition program honoring best companies in every major industry from large to small and new start-ups in North America, Europe, Middle-East, Africa, Asia-Pacific, and Latin-America, Best New Products and Services, Best Innovations, Management and Teams, Women in Business and the Professions, Case Studies, Customer Satisfaction, and PR and Marketing Campaigns from all over the world. Learn more about The Golden Bridge Awards at www.goldenbridgeawards.com.

About Epicor Software Corporation
Epicor Software Corporation is a global leader delivering inspired business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail and services industries. With over 40 years of experience serving small, midmarket and larger enterprises, Epicor has more than 20,000 customers in over 150 countries. Epicor enterprise resource planning (ERP), retail management software, supply chain management (SCM), and human capital management (HCM) enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. With a history of innovation, industry expertise and passion for excellence, Epicor provides the single point of accountability that local, regional and global businesses demand. The Company's headquarters are located in Austin, Texas, with offices and affiliates worldwide. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.

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Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Lindsay Ortega
    Specialist, Public Relations
    Epicor Software Corporation
    +1 952 417 5022
    lortega@epicor.com