Intelliden’s Network Compliance and CTO Placed as Finalists in Two Categories in 2008 American Business Awards Thursday 15 May 2008 PDF Print Intelliden Inc., a leading provider of Intelligent Networking solutions that enable organizations to control, manage and scale their networks, today announced that it has garnered Finalist placements from The 2008 American Business Awards in two categories: “Best New Product or Service – Computer Software” and “Best Product Development Executive.” Intelliden’s Policy Based Compliance Management (PBCM) application, which fulfills the total network compliance requirements of ‘network-driven’ organizations, has been named a Finalist in the “Best New Product or Service – Computer Software” Category. In recognition of the remarkable team behind the solution, Intelliden’s Co-Founder and Chief Technology Officer Glen Tindal was selected as a Finalist for “Best Product Development Executive.” Under Tindal’s guidance, Intelliden has assembled a high degree of networking experience and knowledge. This collective experience has led to over 35 granted and pending patents filed worldwide, and the launch of innovative products such as Intelliden R-Series® 5.0 and PBCM. The American Business Awards Hailed as “the business world’s own Oscars” (New York Post , April 27, 2005), The American Business Awards are the only national, all-encompassing awards program honoring great performances in business. The final winners will be awarded Stevie Award trophies. Stevie Award winners will be announced during the annual gala on Thursday, June 12 at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City. More than 600 executives from across the U.S.A. are expected to attend. The ceremonies will be broadcast on radio nationwide by the Business TalkRadio Network and hosted by Liz Claman of FOX Business Network. “We are honored that The American Business Awards has chosen to recognize our contributions in delivering innovative solutions that enable communications service providers and large enterprises to better control, manage and scale their mission critical networks,” said Alan Black, President and CEO of Intelliden. “Through our Intelligent Networking solutions, our customers are able to deploy next generation services faster, enhance quality of experience for their customers, reduce network outages, improve security and significantly reduce total cost of operating their networks. The finalist placements for these prestigious awards are a testament to the innovation pedigree at Intelliden as well as the quality and teamwork of all of our development professionals.” More than 2,600 entries from companies of all sizes and in virtually every industry were submitted for consideration in more than 40 categories, including Best Overall Company, Best Executive, Best New Product or Service, Best Corporate Social Responsibility Program, and new categories including Best Management Team and Best Corporate Environmental Responsibility Program. Intelliden will be competing in the Best New Product or Service – Computer Software category and the Best Product Development Executive category. Members of the Awards' Board of Distinguished Judges & Advisors and their staffs will select Stevie Award winners from among Finalists in final judging during the week of May 19. Finalists were chosen by business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April through early May. “ABA entries grew more than 30 percent this year, so being named a Finalist is more of an accomplishment than ever before,” said Michael Gallagher, Founder and President of The Stevie Awards. “It means that independent business executives have agreed that the nominee is worthy of national recognition. We congratulate all of the Finalists on their achievement and wish them well in the competition.” Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.stevieawards.com/aba. About Intelliden Intelliden (www.intelliden.com) is a leading provider of Intelligent Networking solutions that enable organizations to control, manage and scale their networks. With Intelliden solutions, network-driven organizations can deliver next generation services; ensure compliance and completely automating network change and configuration management. Intelliden's innovative and patented solution is the first example of truly "intelligent automation" of networking devices. It is the only solution that gives companies the real time state of the network-the key to ensuring accuracy across increasingly dynamic networks. Intelliden has been proven in global telecom companies, financial services organizations, federal government agencies and other businesses deeply dependent on their network. For more information, please visit www.intelliden.com/products-network_compliance . About The Stevie Awards Hailed as “the business world’s own Oscars,” 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. Global Sponsor of the 2008 Stevie Awards is Dow Jones. Supporting sponsors of The 2008 American Business Awards include FIS Softpro, High Performance Technologies Inc., John Hancock, RCN Corporation, Richardson, and Ultimate Software. Media sponsors include the Business TalkRadio Network, CRM Advocate, and Human Resource Executive. For more information, please contact: Vanessa Land Devonshire Marketing Tel: 0870 242 7469 Email: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Devonshire Marketing in the following categories: Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.