Liferay Announces 2015 Winners of its Partner of the Year and Innovation Awards
Partner retreat sets the scene for celebrating partners' accomplishments with Liferay Portal while providing key product updates and sales enablement tracks
LOS ANGELES – (SEPTEMBER 15, 2015) – Liferay, Inc., which makes enterprise-class, open source portals, today announced the winners of its 2015 Partner of the Year and Pulse Award for Innovation honors, presented to Liferay partners at the company's annual partner retreat.
Liferay's 2015 Partner of the Year is Rivet Logic, a consulting, design and systems integration firm which led North America in net new Liferay subscription sales. A partner since 2006 and a Platinum Partner since 2011, Rivet Logic earned this recognition as an extremely dedicated member of the Liferay community and as an active marketer of Liferay solutions at roadshows, webinars and industry conferences. This year's winner of the Pulse Award for Innovation, selected from the most unique, inventive and productive use cases of Liferay worldwide, is CIGNEX Datamatics. An enterprise open source consulting company, CIGNEX earned the award by creating three innovative portal solutions built on Liferay, as well as eight Liferay Marketplace apps. The consultancy has been a Liferay partner since 2006, a Platinum Partner since 2010, and has authored seven books on Liferay.
"We are very pleased to have received Liferay's Partner of the Year award, reflecting our commitment to extraordinary delivery processes and to exceptional high quality of services that exceed expectations and deliver customer satisfaction," said Alaaeldin El-Nattar, EVP, Client Services at Rivet Logic.
"It's an honor to win the Liferay Innovation award for excellence in delivering portal solutions to worldwide customers and for our contributions of lightweight portlets to Liferay Marketplace," said Vijay Iyer, CEO, CIGNEX Datamatics.
The awards presentation, which took place as part of the Liferay North American Partner Conference 2015, also served to educate the partner community on key product updates. Liferay's partner community was also briefed on enhancements to Liferay's expanding partner program, and the retreat featured sales enablement tracks for technical sales team members and sales representatives.
"We continue to be exceptionally proud of our accomplished and diverse partner community and the companies selected for this year's honors," said Brian Kim, Chief Operating Officer at Liferay. "From Rivet Logic's dedication in growing the Liferay community and ably championing Liferay solutions, to the creativity and talent demonstrated by CIGNEX Datamatics, we've been excited to see the remarkable contributions of our partners this year. We look forward to seeing our partners again, along with our customers, at Liferay Symposium North America in November."
Learn more about how companies around the world are using Liferay Portal by visiting www.liferay.com/stories.
Liferay makes software that helps companies create digital experiences on web, mobile and connected devices. Our platform is open source, which makes it more reliable, innovative and secure. We try to leave a positive mark on the world through business and technology. Companies such as Carrefour, Cisco Systems, Danone, Fujitsu, Lufthansa Flight Training, Siemens, Société Générale and the United Nations use Liferay. Visit us at www.liferay.com.