SOURCE: Parature

June 14, 2005 09:04 ET

Parature Named One of Top 50 Best Places to Work in Greater Washington D.C. by Washington Business Journal

MCLEAN, VA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- June 14, 2005 -- Parature, the leading provider of award-winning on demand customer support software, announced today that the Washington Business Journal has named Parature as one of the Top 50 Best Places to Work in the Greater Washington D.C. area. Parature, ranking fourth in its category, was among 49 diverse companies from virtually every business sector that were selected from a pool of over 230 nominations.

"Parature is proud to have been selected as one of the top 50 places to work in the Washington D.C. area," said Leslie Rife, Operations Coordinator at Parature. "We strive to foster an enthusiastic environment that is conducive to growth and teamwork. This has made Parature a great place to work, and it's gratifying to have the Washington Business Journal acknowledge this."

The ranking of the top 50 companies was announced at an awards breakfast on Friday, June 10, 2005 at the Hilton McLean Tysons Corner. The program was sponsored by Reznick Group, Unum Provident, and QMR. "We are honored that Parature was selected as one of Washington D.C.'s top workplaces," said Duke Chung, CEO at Parature. "Parature's philosophy has always been to help our employees meet their personal career goals, while furthering the growth of the company. My special thanks to the management and all the employees who make Parature such a wonderful and welcoming place to work."

About Parature

Parature, the leader in online support software, offers a comprehensive suite of tools to help companies of all sizes and industries meet the ever-growing needs of their customers. Parature offers a number of complete solutions, including a Customer Support Solution, a Help Desk Solution, and a Campus Support Solution. A continually growing company, Parature serves industry leaders such as Hewlett-Packard, Office Depot and the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, Parature can be found on the Web at

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