SOURCE: Sitecore

September 29, 2009 09:28 ET

Organizations Across Canada Select Sitecore as Web CMS Of Choice

Company Continues to Build Momentum in Canada With Several New Customers and Partners

TORONTO--(Marketwire - September 29, 2009) - Sitecore, the leading provider of .NET Web Content Management System (CMS) software, is experiencing significant growth and an increased demand for Web CMS solutions across Canada. Since opening the Canada office, Sitecore has seen customer acquisition accelerate significantly with growth rates year over year topping 75 percent, making Canada one of its top five fastest growing markets.

Demonstrating Sitecore's force in the Canadian market, the company is working with leading educational institutions to national brands including, Algonquin College, Canadian Cancer Society, Molson Canada, NAPA Auto Parts, Parks Canada, Sheridan College, Translink, University of Alberta and University of British Columbia.

"While developing a great partnership with Ergonet, NAPA Canada discovered the remarkable Sitecore tool," said Danielle Tardif, Director of Marketing, NAPA Canada. "We were blown away by the flexibility, the efficiency and the many features of this powerful tool. In addition, Sitecore has become a Web solution for NAPA's corporate head office, UAP Inc., and its many entities."

Leading organizations have selected Sitecore's Web CMS solution to achieve business and marketing goals, including increasing sales and search engine (SEO) visibility. In addition, working with Sitecore partners, Bay Leaf, E-Cubed Media Synthesis, Ergonet and non~linear creations (NLC), Sitecore helps organizations automate the content management process to deliver websites that are highly scalable, dynamic and secure. Furthermore, Sitecore's solution provides multilingual content support, targeting and separation of content and presentation for dynamic delivery and content reuse.

"The rapid adoption of Sitecore's solutions by the Canadian market is testament to the increased demand for Web technologies that turn websites, intranets and portals into business generating tools," said Kerri Jankelow, Regional Director Canada, Sitecore. "Increasing sales, ensuring customer loyalty and fostering collaboration through social networking tools are top-line business goals for all of our customers. With the collaboration of our Canadian partner network, we are confident that this momentum will continue as more organizations chose Sitecore to meet their online objectives."

Sitecore customer, Canadian Cancer Society, manages thirteen multilingual websites that inspire and educate visitors across the Canadian provinces and territories. In selecting Sitecore as their Web Content Management System, CCS chose a solution that easily manages tens of thousands of Web pages, provides usability and consistency for content authors and saves the organization $200,000 USD per year. Sitecore's CMS offered the functionality needed for the Society's websites and non~linear creations and Sitecore together allowed the Society to automatically migrate more than 35,000 pages of content.

About Sitecore

Sitecore's Web Content Management System (CMS) and portal software solutions enable companies to deliver compelling Web experiences. Sitecore's award-winning CMS software makes it easy for businesses to create and update dynamic, full-featured websites of all types. Sitecore's industry leading flexibility and scalability allows companies to better leverage their content, improve customer experience and drive business growth.

Thousands of public and private organizations, including national governments and Fortune 500 companies utilize Sitecore solutions for their websites. These organizations have created and now manage more than 20,000 dynamic websites with Sitecore including Canadian Cancer Society, Parks Canada, Translink and University of Alberta.

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