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May 22, 2012 08:17 ET

Software Toolbox Honored for Contributions to Manufacturing Industry

Control System Integrators Association Names Company Partner of the Year

CHARLOTTE, NC--(Marketwire - May 22, 2012) - Software Toolbox® has been named Partner of the Year by the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA). The award recognizes the company for significant contributions to the advancement of the CSIA and its members. Software Toolbox also was acknowledged for actively helping to promote CSIA certification.

Bob Lowe, executive director of the CSIA, commended John Weber, president of Software Toolbox, and his team for donating time and technical expertise to the production of CSIA's monthly webinars.

"The professionalism that Software Toolbox has brought to our monthly events has helped us deliver a higher quality series of events than we were able to otherwise," Lowe said. "Weber also was instrumental on our partner committee in leading the effort to produce the CSIA 'Guide for a Successful Partner's System Integrator Program.' The guide helps our partner members effectively create their system integrator programs and get the most from their membership."

In 2011, Software Toolbox was also recognized for delivering the message of CSIA to integrators in South Africa. Lowe noted the company was instrumental in CSIA gaining its first members from the African continent.

"We are pleased to earn this important recognition from the CSIA," Weber said. "The Software Toolbox team is a dedicated group of business and technical experts supporting global customers with the highest levels of automation innovation, solutions support and customer assistance. The CSIA partner award confirms the team's outstanding dedication to the industrial automation industry and its commitment to advancing the skills and knowledge base of the worldwide community of engineers and systems integrators."

Founded in 1994, the Control System Integrators Association (CSIA) is a not-for-profit, global professional association for control system integrators and industry partners. Control system integrators use their engineering, technical and business skills to help manufacturers and others automate their industrial equipment and systems. CSIA members provide a range of services in dozens of industries. CSIA's mission is to advance the business practices of control system integration. CSIA helps members improve their business skills, provides a forum to share industry expertise, and promotes the benefits of hiring a certified control system integrator. CSIA has 400 members in 27 countries.

Since 1996, Software Toolbox has been an industry source for industrial automation software, from project conception to completion. The company has served more than 10,000 clients in 110 countries helping them find, evaluate, purchase and support automation software solutions. These solutions include OPC servers, clients, development toolkits, HMI/SCADA add-ins/enhancements, and ActiveX and .NET development tools for Visual Studio C#/VB/C++. Software Toolbox works with its clients in all phases of projects to help them find and determine the right tools to use and to support overall project objectives and maximize their industrial software results.

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    John Weber
    Software Toolbox, Inc.
    704-849-2773, ext. 1122
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