January 18, 2011 07:28 ET

SDL Acknowledged for Company Achievement, Business Management and Contribution to Content Industry

Global Information Management Solutions Recognized as Imperative Part of Global Business' Strategy

MAIDENHEAD, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Jan. 18, 2011) - SDL, (LSE:SDL) the leading provider of Global Information Management solutions, is pleased to announce that it has been recognized by three awards organizations in the last three months. SDL won the Shares Business Award for Best Main Market Company Achievement, has been included in the EContent 100 list for companies that matter the most in the digital content industry and was recognized by the Thames Valley Business Magazine Award (TVBMA) in its Business Management Team of the Year category.

"SDL is thrilled to receive these awards", said Sophie Hurst, Director of Corporate Marketing for SDL. "SDL's vision for organizations is that they adopt a Global Information Management strategy in order to engage with their customers throughout the customer journey – from brand awareness, to sales and after-sales support and across languages, cultures and channels."

Russ Mould, Editor of Shares Magazine says, "I am delighted to see SDL win the Best Main Market Company Achievement. This is a well deserved recognition from our readers for a firm whose fantastic share price performance is a testament to the strategic and financial progress made during 2010." Mould went on to say, "Any company capable of generating strong organic growth during a difficult economic period should be highly praised and management's strategy to build on this growth with selective acquisitions is paying off."

SDL's solutions for managing content and language have been adopted by 42 of the world's 50 top brands. These awards further highlight that Global Information Management solutions are being recognised as an integral part of a global business' strategy. For a four minute video on the award-winning strategy adopted by SDL's customers such as HP, LG, Informatica and Mandarin Oriental Hotels, please go to .

For more information on the awards won by SDL please go to

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About SDL

SDL is the leader in Global Information Management. Global Information Management enables companies to engage with their customers throughout the customer journey –from brand awareness, to sales and after-sales support– and across languages, cultures and channels.

SDL's best-of-breed Web Content Management, eCommerce, Structured Content and Language Technologies, combined with its Language Services drive down the cost of content creation, management, translation and publishing. SDL solutions increase conversion ratios and customer satisfaction through targeted information across all customer touch points. 

Global industry leaders who rely on SDL include ABN-Amro, Bosch, Canon, CNH, FICO, GlaxoSmithKline, Hewlett-Packard, KLM, Microsoft, NetApp, Philips, SAP and Sony. SDL has over 1500 enterprise customers, has deployed over 170,000 software licenses and provides access to on-demand portals for 10 million customers per month. It has a global infrastructure of more than 60 offices in 35 countries. For more information, visit

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