SOURCE: StayinFront

May 09, 2008 09:46 ET

StayinFront CRM Listed in ISM Top 15 CRM Solutions

StayinFront CRM Honored in Top Ranking for Fourth Consecutive Year

FAIRFIELD, NJ--(Marketwire - May 9, 2008) - 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 10 was selected by ISM Inc., Customer Relationship Management (CRM) and Contact Center strategic advisors, as a Top 15 CRM Small & Medium Business Software Award winner for 2008. This is the fourth consecutive year that ISM has selected StayinFront CRM to its Top 15 Award list.

"The winners of the 2008 Top 15 continue to raise the bar for the CRM community with significant advancements in both functionality and connectibility. Mobile access as well as Web 2.0 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 103 business functions, 52 technical features, 36 implementation capabilities, 9 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 16th 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 20 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 Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Contact Center initiatives and Digital Client 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. ISM private sector clients include AAA, Amtrak, Delta Faucet, ExxonMobil, IBM, Lucent Technologies, McGraw-Hill, Nike, NYSE, PepsiCo, Roche, T. Rowe Price, United Way and Xerox; ISM's government clients include the Department of Defense and the US Postal Service.