SOURCE: StayinFront

StayinFront

April 15, 2009 15:55 ET

StayinFront CRM Among ISM Top 15 CRM Solutions

StayinFront CRM in Top Ranking for Fifth Consecutive Year

FAIRFIELD, NJ--(Marketwire - April 15, 2009) - StayinFront, Inc., a global provider of enterprise-wide customer relationship management (CRM) applications, decision support tools, data services, sample inventory management solutions and eBusiness systems, announced today that StayinFront CRM was selected by ISM Inc., Social Media, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Contact Center strategic advisors, as a Top 15 CRM Small & Medium Business Software Award winner for 2009. This is the fifth consecutive year that ISM has selected StayinFront CRM to its Top 15 Award list.

"The winners of the 2009 Top 15 continue to raise the bar for the CRM community with significant advancements in both functionality and connectibility. Mobile access as well as Social Media are of increased importance to sales and marketing professionals and their always-on, always-connected Digital Clients," said Barton Goldenberg, president, ISM.

StayinFront CRM was chosen after intensive testing by the ISM Software Lab at its Bethesda, Maryland-based headquarters. Each package was rated according to 217 selection criteria, including 102 business functions, 51 technical features, 36 implementation capabilities, 11 real time criteria, and 17 user-support features.

"StayinFront is to be praised for obtaining the Top 15 honor as ISM's software selection process is strenuous and comprehensive," said Goldenberg. "StayinFront is a leader in the CRM industry."

The Top 15 selections are featured in ISM's 17th edition of The Guide to CRM Automation and in a Top 15 CD available at (www.ismguide.com).

ABOUT STAYINFRONT

StayinFront, Inc. is a leading global provider of enterprise-wide customer relationship management (CRM) applications, decision support tools, data services, sample inventory management solutions and eBusiness systems.

StayinFront offers rapidly configured and implemented solutions and services to manage and integrate all points of customer interaction including sales, marketing and customer support. StayinFront has been chosen globally as a strategic CRM partner by many of the world's top life sciences, consumer goods, financial services and business-to-business companies, and StayinFront solutions have been implemented in over 40 countries in 12 languages.

StayinFront's flexible product architecture, object-oriented data modeling and range of deployment options provide an "exact fit" solution to help drive business processes, better manage the administrative functions of the system and lower ongoing costs of ownership.

StayinFront also offers a range of support services including, StayinFront Data Quality Services, to improve, standardize, augment and further leverage the informational assets contained in proprietary databases.

Headquartered in Fairfield, New Jersey, StayinFront has offices in Illinois, the United Kingdom, Ireland, India, Australia, Singapore and New Zealand. For more information, visit stayinfront.com.

ABOUT ISM

Founded in 1985, ISM Inc. offers strategic advisor services to organizations planning and implementing Social Media, Customer Relationship Management (CRM), and Contact Center initiatives. ISM annually publishes The Guide to CRM Automation and Top 15 CRM and Real Time CRM software reviews. Barton Goldenberg, founder and president of ISM, is the author of CRM in Real Time (published by Information Today) and CRM Automation (published by Prentice Hall) and is a columnist for a number of publications including CRM Magazine. Our list of clients includes the American Automobile Association (AAA), Amtrak, IBM, ExxonMobil, McGraw Hill, Nike, PepsiCo, Roche, T. Rowe Price, United Way, Xerox, and the US Department of Defense. To learn more, go to www.ismguide.com or call (301) 656-8448.