SOURCE: Knovel


November 22, 2010 09:31 ET

Knovel Named 2010-2011 EContent 100 Company

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - November 22, 2010) - Knovel, the leading provider of a Web-based engineering application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools, today announced it has been named to the 2010-2011 EContent 100 list of companies that matter most in the digital content industry. This is the fifth time Knovel has been selected for this list since 2003. This year's companies were identified by 10 judges including Information Today editors, EContent magazine contributing editors and other experts in the digital content industry.

"Above all, companies made this year's list through their hard work, customer focus and continued responsiveness to the changing digital content landscape," said Michelle Manafy, editor-in-chief, EContent Magazine. "Knovel places content in an actionable context at a time when the need to leverage tools to effectively maximize the value of digital content has never been greater."

Knovel offers an unmatched depth and breadth of validated content, optimized search and data analysis tools, giving engineers convenient access to trustworthy sources and the ability to analyze, document and incorporate data into their everyday work.

"Knovel launched 10 years ago, and from day one, we've listened carefully to our customers to ensure the content and tools we offer foster innovation in the engineering community," said Chris Forbes, CEO and president, Knovel. "We are pleased to be recognized as one of the companies that matter most in the digital content industry. To effectively serve millions of engineers worldwide, we continue to rapidly expand their access to digital content and data analysis tools. A growing community of engineers relies on Knovel for trusted answers, and Knovel aims to be the first place engineers go to solve problems."

Since January 2010, Knovel has received several other industry accolades. Knovel received SIIA's 2010 CODiE Award and was a finalist for the 2010 American Business Awards. Knovel Math was also selected by the editors of Design News as a Best Product Finalist for the 2010 Golden Mousetrap Awards.

The complete 2010-2011 EContent 100 list can be viewed online at


EContent magazine targets the creators, managers, buyers, and sellers of digital content. Today, we are all publishers; organizations of all types must master digital content creation, management, delivery, and findability in order to succeed. From website information and marketing content, to YouTube and corporate communication videos; be it professionally or customer created or crowdsourced; delivered on your website, via mobile and other emerging digital devices, or via search or social media channels -- digital content is the lifeblood of organizations of all kinds. Thus, everyone from enterprises to traditional publishers must stay abreast of the best practices and emerging trends and tools in order to make the most of their digital content assets. Focused on content creation, management, delivery, and search, EContent magazine and keep CIOs, CTOs, CMOs, business managers, content strategists, and information and knowledge professionals ahead of the curve so that they can maximize their investment in digital content.

About Knovel
Knovel is a Web-based application integrating technical information with analytical and search tools to drive innovation and deliver answers engineers can trust. Knovel users include thousands of engineers and applied scientists worldwide. Knovel has more than 600 customers worldwide including 73 of the Fortune 500 companies and more than 300 leading universities. Founded in 2000, Knovel is a private company headquartered in New York City. For more information, visit or call (866) 240-8174.

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