SOURCE: Epicor Software Corporation

Epicor Software Corporation

May 24, 2010 09:00 ET

Epicor® Named as a Finalist in the 2010 American Business Awards(SM)

Epicor Selected for Most Innovative Company of the Year; 8th Annual Stevie® Awards Will Be Presented on June 21 in New York City

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - May 24, 2010) -  Epicor Software Corporation (NASDAQ: EPIC), a leading provider of enterprise business software solutions for the midmarket and divisions of Global 1000 companies, today announced it is a 2010 American Business Awards finalist for the Most Innovative Company of the Year -- for companies with more than 2,500 employees. The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program that recognizes outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide.

"We are proud to be recognized as a finalist for the Most Innovative Company of the Year by the American Business Awards," said George Klaus, chairman, president and CEO of Epicor. "Our ongoing focus on our customers and on delivering innovative enterprise business solutions and world-class services has propelled us into a leadership position and further expanded our presence in new industries and markets. Our success is driven by the dedicated and talented people at Epicor who are committed to making a difference for our customers worldwide by focusing on leading-edge technology that allows companies to extend beyond the traditional 'four walls' of their enterprise. It is an honor to have Epicor's achievements recognized by the business community."

Building on Epicor's long history of innovation, Epicor 9, launched in December 2008, marks a technological breakthrough in enterprise business software that continues to gain exceptional recognition and leadership in the marketplace. Following more than five years of product development and conceptualization, Epicor became the first software vendor to provide a fully-converged ERP solution built on True SOA™. Recently, Epicor launched its Cloud-based ERP solution called Epicor Manufacturing Express Edition (Epicor Express), the on-demand version of its award-winning Epicor 9 solution. Epicor Express offers a comprehensive end-to-end, next-generation solution for job shops and smaller manufacturers provided through the Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) model. For Epicor, this is just the next step in the Company's strategy to deliver cutting edge service-based business solutions and technology to the industries that it serves.

The American Business Awards winners will be announced during the annual gala on Monday, June 21, at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than 600 executives from across the U.S.A. are expected to attend. The event will benefit Oceana, the largest international organization focused on ocean conservation. The ceremonies will be broadcast on radio nationwide by the Business TalkRadio Network.

About The Stevie Awards

Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.

 Sponsors and partners of The 2010 American Business Awards include Infogroup, Netezza, CIGNA, Citrix Online, Epic Advertising, High Performance Technologies Inc., imagistic, John Hancock, LifeLock, Lionbridge, PetRays, RCN, and SoftPro.

About Epicor Software Corporation

Epicor Software is a global leader delivering business software solutions to the manufacturing, distribution, retail, hospitality and services industries. With 20,000 customers in over 150 countries, Epicor provides integrated enterprise resource planning (ERP), customer relationship management (CRM), supply chain management (SCM) and enterprise retail software solutions that enable companies to drive increased efficiency and improve profitability. Founded in 1984, Epicor takes pride in more than 25 years of technology innovation delivering business solutions that provide the scalability and flexibility businesses need to build competitive advantage. Epicor provides a comprehensive range of services with a single point of accountability that promotes rapid return on investment and low total cost of ownership, whether operating business on a local, regional or global scale. The Company's worldwide headquarters are located in Irvine, California with offices and affiliates around the world. For more information, visit www.epicor.com.

Epicor is a registered trademark of Epicor Software Corporation. Other trademarks referenced are the property of their respective owners. The product and service offerings depicted in this document are produced by Epicor Software Corporation.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    Lisa Preuss
    Director
    Public Relations
    Epicor Software Corporation
    949/585-4235
    lpreuss@epicor.com

    Damon Wright
    Vice President
    Investor Relations
    Epicor Software Corporation
    949/585-4509
    dswright@epicor.com