|Industry Leader Recognized for Service Excellence for Both Clients and Employees|
LAS VEGAS - Tuesday, August 20th 2013 [ME NewsWire]
(BUSINESS WIRE) Rimini Street, Inc., the leading third-party maintenance and support provider for enterprise software, including SAP AG’s (NYSE:SAP) Business Suite and BusinessObjects software and Oracle Corporation’s (NYSE:ORCL) Siebel, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards, E-Business Suite, Oracle Database and Hyperion software, today announced that it was named the winner of three Stevie® Awards in the customer service, support and human resources categories of The 10th Annual International Business AwardsSM, demonstrating the Company’s commitment to providing service excellence for both its clients and employees. This is the second consecutive year that the Company has been recognized as a Stevie Award winner.
Rimini Street’s team of primary support engineers (PSEs) once again received a Steve Award, this year receiving the Gold Stevie award for "Customer Service Team of the Year” for its focus and commitment to delivering unmatched software support services for hundreds of ERP software licensees worldwide. Rimini Street’s clients include more than 660 global, Fortune 500, midmarket and public sector organizations.
The Company also received a Silver Stevie award for "Support Department of the Year” for the work conducted by its Global Security, Risk and Compliance team in recently expanding Rimini Street’s global ISO framework to include ISO/IEC 27001:2005 certification. Rimini Street is the world’s first and only third-party support provider to achieve such worldwide certification.
Additionally, Rimini Street’s human resources team received a Bronze Stevie award for "Human Resources Department of the Year” for the team’s work in transforming Rimini Street’s HR department into a global service organization, increasing employee satisfaction and improving operational efficiency.
The International Business Awards are the world’s premier business awards program. All individuals and organizations worldwide – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small - are eligible to submit nominations. The 2013 IBAs received entries from more than 50 nations and territories.
"The 2013 International Business Awards are noteworthy for featuring the best collection of entries we have ever received,” said Michael Gallagher, president and founder of the Stevie Awards. "The judges have been unanimous in their comments about the quality of achievements, and the expertise with which they were portrayed, in the nominations we received this year. We extend our most heartfelt congratulations to all of this year’s Gold, Silver and Bronze Stevie Award winners.”
Stevie Award winners were selected by more than 250 executives worldwide who participated in the judging process this year. More than 3,300 nominations from organizations of all sizes and in nearly every industry were submitted this year for consideration in a wide range of categories.
"Rimini Street is honored to be recognized for a second consecutive year by the International Business Awards for our commitment to providing the best service to our clients and employees, and our dedication to leading the entire enterprise software industry in global support service innovation and excellence,” said Seth Ravin, Rimini Street CEO. "Rimini Street remains singularly-focused on helping Oracle and SAP licensees around the world achieve their strategic IT budget and service objectives.”
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in five programs: The International Business Awards, The American Business Awards, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring organizations 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.
About Rimini Street, Inc.
Rimini Street is the leading third-party provider of enterprise software support services. The company is redefining enterprise support services with an innovative, award-winning program that enables Oracle and SAP licensees to save up to 90 percent on total support costs over a decade, including saving 50 percent on annual support fees. Clients can remain on their current software release without any required upgrades or migrations for at least 10 years. Hundreds of global, Fortune 500, midmarket, and public sector organizations from virtually all industries have selected Rimini Street as their trusted, independent support provider. To learn more, please visit www.riministreet.com or call within the USA 888-870-9692 or internationally +1 702-839-9671.
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