June 24, 2011 09:00 ET

Kony Named Most Innovative Company of the Year by the American Business Awards

ORLANDO, FL--(Marketwire - Jun 24, 2011) - Kony, the leading mobile application platform provider, today announced it has been named the Most Innovative Company of the Year by the American Business Awards in the technology company category. The American Business Awards are the nation's premier business awards program. Previous honorees in this category include Mozilla, OnStar, Virtela, Citrix and Absolute Software.

Kony provides robust industry-specific applications built on Kony's unique platform. Utilizing a single code base -- the foundation for Kony's Write Once, Run Everywhere technology -- Kony's technology allows businesses to execute mobile strategies with assured compatibility as devices and operating systems continue to evolve. The Kony platform delivers both native and mobile web applications, and is easily extended for any new operating system or device, eliminating maintenance, upgrade and future development costs. Kony applications currently run on seven operating systems, on more than 9,000 devices and 15+ browsers.

"It's truly an honor to be recognized as the most innovative company in our sector by such a prestigious group," said Raj Koneru, CEO of Kony. "We have always put a premium on innovating in order to provide our clients with the best possible solution to the chaos in the mobile marketplace. It's valuable to us to have this recognized by the broader business community and to be among such an impressive group of former honorees."

Stevie Awards were presented in over 40 categories including Best Overall Company of the Year, Executive of the Year, and Best New Product of the Year. More than 2,800 entries from organizations of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration by more than 200 executives across the country who participated in the judging process.

About Kony
Kony enables enterprises to offer consumers and employees feature-rich mobile applications in less time and at lower costs than any other solution. Leveraging a single application definition, applications are designed and developed just once, in a device-independent manner, and deployed across multiple channels, including native applications, device-optimized mobile web, SMS, web gadgets, kiosks, and tablets without compromises. Kony's unique platform is proven to future-proof a company's mobile investment by enabling applications to be changed once for all channels, ensuring faster adoption of new operating systems and standards as they are introduced, while eliminating maintenance, upgrade and future development costs. For more information, please visit Connect with Kony on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.

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