SOURCE: Webtrends


December 13, 2010 08:00 ET

Portland Business Journal Selects Webtrends' Alex Yoder as 2010 Technology CEO of the Year

Chief Executive Recognized for Company Growth and Commitment to the Portland Technology Community

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - December 13, 2010) - Alex Yoder, CEO of Webtrends -- the Portland-based, global leader in mobile and social analytics -- was today recognized by the Portland Business Journal as the 2010 CEO of the Year in Technology. This esteemed honor celebrates Yoder's executive and philanthropic achievements in conjunction with the Webtrends commitment to expanding technology innovation in Oregon and the greater Pacific Northwest.

The editors chose Yoder for the company's tremendous growth not just in Oregon, but also around the world. Besides striking out on a course in mobile and social before they were popular, Yoder has grown the company's presence in Europe and recently expanded into Asia Pacific as well -- most recently opening a new Tokyo office. Webtrends expects to significantly extend its global reach over the next five years.

"I'm honored and humbled to be recognized by the Portland Business Journal for this achievement. We have extraordinary people at Webtrends both in Portland and around the world, and this award shines a light on their hard work," said Yoder.

"Technology is an integral part of the business community in the Northwest. We are excited to help foster the creative energy of the local technology community, and we will continue to drive innovation through our work in the mobile and social spaces."

Today, Webtrends has 21 offices globally, yet was founded and is headquartered in downtown Portland. The company has West Coast offices in Seattle and San Francisco. Webtrends routinely hosts local tech events at its downtown office to support the burgeoning technology community in Portland. Additionally, the company supports numerous local charity organizations such as the Oregon Food Bank, the Oregon Humane Society and Tools for Schools. 

About Webtrends, Inc.
Webtrends is the global leader in mobile and social analytics. We help marketers create, measure and improve campaigns for more than 7,000 leading brands including: The New York Times, Microsoft, BMW, RIM, China Telecom, China Mobile, CCTV, Tencent QQ, Hitachi, The Associated Press, HSBC, Barclays, Vivo Cellular and Petrobras. Our leadership extends beyond the web analytics industry we founded to the measurement, optimization and integration of all digital content and customer intelligence, including web sites, social media, mobile and paid-search advertising.

Webtrends is a registered trademark of Webtrends, Inc. in the United States and other countries. All other trademarks and registered trademarks are the properties of their respective owners.

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