OREM, Utah––August 14, 2008 – AtTask, the worldwide leader in usable project management software for the enterprise, announced today that the company’s AtTask project management software was named a finalist in the “Best Product or Service in Computer Hardware or Software” category of the fifth annual International Business Awards. The International Business Awards are the only global, all-encompassing business awards program honoring great performances in business.
““It’s an honor to be named an International Business Award finalist alongside global leaders like IBM, AT&T and Marriott,” said Scott Johnson, CEO of AtTask. “We’re being recognized for our innovation, growth, and quality on a worldwide scale.”
A number of different factors led to AtTask’s selection as a finalist. Its on-demand availability and support for multiple browsers, operating systems, and languages enable global teams to work together more effectively. Unique features such as iPhone support and online/offline capability set it apart from competing solutions, and focusing on customer input allows the company to deliver a product that is popular with manages and end-users alike.
“Entries to the IBAs grew 65% this year and that illustrates the increasing importance of The International Business Awards worldwide,” said Michael Gallagher, president of The Stevie Awards, presenters of the IBAs. “We congratulate all of the honorees, and we are pleased to recognize them for their achievements.”
Honorees were selected from more than 1,700 entries received from organizations and individuals in more than 30 countries.Complete lists of honorees and other details are available at www.stevieawards.com/iba.
AtTask predicts strong growth for the third quarter and the rest of 2008 as well, as its overseas expansion continues and more organizations look to increase efficiency and get the most out of the resources they already have. As budgets tighten for businesses worldwide, AtTask provides the visibility and strategic planning tools they need to ensure profitability.
About AtTask, Inc.
AtTask (www.attask.com) is the leading provider of on–demand project and portfolio management software. Its flagship product, AtTask, places business intelligence tools in the hands of executives and makes team–collaboration accessible to the front line. Its platform independent and multi–lingual solution is increasing efficiency and productivity for Fortune 500 companies across the globe. AtTask‘s clients include AT&T, Boeing, CBS, Chevron, Cisco Systems, GE, Google, HBO, Johnson & Johnson, Samsung, Toyota, Walt Disney, and Whirlpool
About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring companies of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.