Saba Customers Receive Awards for Unique and Innovative Use of Saba's Solutions
REDWOOD SHORES, Calif. - March 22, 2012 - Saba (NASDAQ:SABA), the premier provider of people-centric enterprise solutions, today announced the winners of this year's Customer Excellence Awards at People 2012 -- Saba Global Summit.The winners emerged from across many industry leaders including government, public utilities, hospitality, financial services and high technology. The annual Customer Excellence Awards program honors organizations that have demonstrated excellence in the use of Saba's solutions, resulting in significant business improvement or humanitarian outcomes.
"This year's recipients of the Customer Excellence Awards have demonstrated excellence using Saba solutions in unique and innovative ways to drive significant business benefits," said Karen Steele, senior vice president of corporate marketing, Saba. "This announcement comes on the last day of Saba Global Summit, where 700 customers, partners, and Saba employees have come together, all sharing the message of using Saba's solutions to transform the way we work."
Learning Power Award - Honors Saba customers who have realized measurable business results and ROI in the areas of revenue, productivity, and the adoption of a people management strategy using Saba's Learning Management solutions across a group, department, or entire enterprise.
Winner: Bose Corporation
Collaboration Power Award - Honors Saba customers who have realized significant business results and ROI in the areas of revenue, productivity, and the adoption of a people management strategy using Saba's collaboration solution's across a group, department, or entire enterprise.
Winner: Internal Revenue Service
Excellence in Talent Management - Honors Saba customers who have overhauled people management processes and implemented Saba's Talent Management solutions in a commercial business, government agency, or academic institution. The winner has also established a learning or collaboration framework across multiple disciplines that is flexible, accessible, and relevant to meet the needs of the organization and its clients.
Winner: Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG)
Excellence in the Extended Enterprise - Honors Saba customers who have expanded beyond the organizations employees to extend people solutions to the entire value chain - including customers, partners, and suppliers.
Winner: H&R Block
Humanitarian Award - Honors Saba customers who have engaged in humanitarian services (local, national, or international) in a not-for-profit, charitable capacity using Saba solutions.
Winner: SMART Technologies
Transformative Learning Award -Honors Saba customers who have transformed their organization through the use of an exceptional learning program.
Winner: Santee Cooper
Innovation in Collaboration Award - Honors Saba customers who have achieved excellence in collaboration or social initiatives that increased organizational alignment, helped close knowledge or recruiting gaps, or raised brand and product awareness for employees, distribution channels or end users using Saba's social or real-time collaboration solutions.
Winner: Itaú Unibanco
Saba(NASDAQ: SABA) enables organizations to build a transformative workplace that leverages the advent of social networking in business and the ubiquity of mobile to empower an organization's most mission-critical assets — its people. The company provides a set of people-centric enterprise solutions to various businesses and industries worldwide. Saba delivers cloud-basedlearning management,talent management, andsocial enterprise solutions to transform the way people work.
Saba's premier customer base includes major global organizations and industry leaders in financial services, life sciences and healthcare, high tech, automotive and manufacturing, retail, energy and utilities, packaged goods, and public sector organizations. Headquartered in Redwood Shores, California, Saba has offices on five continents. For more information, please visitwww.saba.comor call +1-877-SABA-101 or +1-650-779-2791. SABA, the Saba logo, and the marks relating to Saba products and services referenced herein are either trademarks or registered trademarks ofSaba Software, Inc.or its affiliates. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Aly Kline, 650-581-2593