September 17, 2015 09:00 ET

Sage Receives First Ever Prime Award From K2 Enterprises

14th Annual K2 Quality Awards Honors Sage in Four Categories

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Sep 17, 2015) - Sage North America, a leading provider of business management software and services to small and medium businesses, has been selected as the 2015 K2 Quality Awards Prime Award recipient.

Tweet This: The 14th annual K2 Quality Awards honors Sage in four categories including the Prime Award:

A new category for 2015, the Prime Award is given to one company that leads in the majority of the award categories and meets several key considerations:

  • Reasonable management goals and expectations
  • Long-term stability in the accounting market
  • Clear and honest communication with employees and market influencers
  • High-quality products
  • Top-shelf customer support
  • Significant commitment to product development and product improvement
  • Great management vision and direction for both current and future plans

"While there are many other companies doing amazing things, Sage has gone through a massive shift over the last year, with the addition of CEO Stephen Kelly and major, interesting product launches," said Brian Tankersley CPA.CITP, director, Strategic Relationships, K2 Enterprises. "We believe Sage is going places and continue to be impressed with how they have reinvented themselves to be a force to be reckoned with."

In addition to the Prime Award, Sage received three additional K2 Quality Awards: Best Overall Mobile Strategy, Best Use of Social Media (Jennifer Warawa) and Best New Cloud Product (Sage Impact, Sage View and Sage Live). The original announcement from K2 Enterprises can be found here.

"The K2 Quality Awards demonstrate the commitment Sage has to the accounting profession," said Ray Barlow, vice president of Sage Accountant Solutions, Sage North America. "Sage strives to deliver innovative solutions that help accountants and bookkeepers be successful, and I look forward to leading our future efforts in North America."

"The amount of time K2 spends with the accounting profession, educating them on the entire landscape of accounting technology, is tremendous," said Jennifer Warawa, global vice president of Product Marketing, Accountants, Sage. "To be recognized by such a respected organization, not once, but four times, is proof that Sage is headed in the right direction."

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About K2 Enterprises
K2 Enterprises is a Hammond, Louisiana-based organization that provides continuing professional education services to the accounting profession and marketing consulting services to technology providers in the accounting market. K2 Enterprises delivers approximately 900 educational programs to over 40,000 professional accountants on an annual basis throughout the United States and Canada.

About Sage
Sage energizes the success of businesses and their communities around the world through the use of smart technology and the imagination of our people. Sage has reimagined business and brings energy, experience and technology to inspire our customers to fulfil their dreams. We work with a thriving community of entrepreneurs, business owners, tradespeople, accountants, partners and developers who drive the global economy. Sage is a FTSE 100 company with 14,000 employees in 24 countries. For more information, visit

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