SOURCE: OpenPages

April 09, 2007 08:30 ET

OpenPages Selected as a Finalist for the 2007 Red Herring 100 Award

OpenPages Is the Only Governance, Risk and Compliance Solutions Provider Named as a Finalist for the Award Recognizing the 100 "Most Promising" Companies Driving the Future of Technology

WALTHAM, MA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 9, 2007 --Red Herring announced that OpenPages has been named a finalist for the Red Herring 100 Award, a selection of the 100 private companies based in North America that play a leading role in innovation and technology.

The Red Herring editorial board diligently surveyed the entrepreneurial scene throughout the North American region and identified the top 200 out of more than 800 closely evaluated companies that are leading the next wave of innovation.

"We can see the exciting evolution of the technology sector reflected in the quality and variety of exceptional companies that we had to choose from in putting our list together," said Joel Dreyfuss, Editor-in-Chief of Red Herring. "It was tough to choose just 200 finalists from such a large list of excellent contenders, and we are very happy with the qualities of the companies we selected as finalists."

"Being recognized as a finalist for a prestigious award such as the Red Herring 100 speaks to the level of dedication and hard work our management team and employees have invested in OpenPages over the past several years," said Michael J. Duffy, President and CEO of OpenPages. "The fact that we were the only company in the Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) market to make the list of finalists is recognition of OpenPages' position as the global leader in GRC."

The winning 100 companies will be announced at the Red Herring Spring event. The CEOs of the winners will present their innovative ideas and technologies to an audience of leading entrepreneurs, financiers and corporate strategists at the event in Monterey, California on May 1-3 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

About Red Herring

Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world's best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology newsletters and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider's access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy. More information about Red Herring is available on the Internet at www.redherring.com.

About OpenPages

OpenPages is the leading provider of governance, risk and compliance management software solutions. The company's solutions provide the visibility, decision support and control to improve accountability, better manage risk, achieve compliance with numerous regulations, improve operational performance and align strategies to ensure better results.

Market-leading corporations in financial services, manufacturing, telecommunications, media/entertainment, retail/consumer, energy, high technology, health services and life sciences rely on OpenPages to help them achieve sustainable governance, risk and compliance management -- enabling them to become well-governed businesses. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts, with international offices in Hong Kong, Japan, France, Germany and the United Kingdom, and regional offices throughout North America.

For more information on OpenPages' suite of business governance software, please call 781-693-5999 or visit www.openpages.com.

OpenPages is a trademark of OpenPages, Inc. All other trademarks contained herein are the property of their respective owners.

Contact Information

  • Contacts:
    OpenPages
    Brian Cleary
    OpenPages
    781.693.5921
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    North America
    Michael Parker
    Lois Paul & Partners
    781.782.5714
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    Europe
    Charlotte Hanson
    Harvard Public Relations
    +44 208 564 6331
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