Overland Park, KS and Framingham, MA (PRWEB) December 27, 2005
eVergance, the leader in end-to-end consulting services for CRM optimization and Web self-service, today announced that its Senior Vice President of Strategy & Marketing, Allen Bonde, has been named one of the top 25 Enterprise Software Leaders for 2005 by The Enterprise Software Observer. Included as part of the newsletter's feature on the next generation of leadership in enterprise software, the list highlights "those executives who promise to have an impact on the industry as dramatic as an Ellison, a Gates, or a Premji," and includes senior executives from companies such as Hitachi Consulting, Oracle, RightNow, SAP, and Salesforce.com.
Bonde joined the company recently following the merger of his firm, ABG, Inc. with eVergance. Widely recognized as one of the foremost enterprise software industry watchers and an expert on Web self-service applications, he has spent the past 15 years as a management consultant, industry analyst and researcher at ABG, McKinsey, Extraprise and the Yankee Group. A frequent public speaker and chairman of the DCI Self Service Conference, Bonde has been quoted or featured in over 100 publications worldwide, is the author of feature articles in CRM Magazine, DM Review and InformationWeek, and will begin writing a regular column for CIO Magazine starting in January 2006.
"A rare executive whose experience has spanned engineering, marketing, market research and consulting, Allen is the complete advisor and a leader to watch in 2006. Over the years he has been ahead of the curve on some key trends, including the rise of Web self-service and the democratization of business intelligence," said J. Bruce Daley, Executive Editor of The Enterprise Software Observer.
eVergance is a management consulting and systems integration firm focused on helping organizations maximize their customer relationships, minimize risk and create business value. Known for its expertise in delivering knowledge-empowered CRM and Web self-service solutions, the company provides end-to-end consulting services including strategy and advisory services, business process optimization, knowledge management, and business driven architecture. eVergance has served industry leaders in the financial services, high technology, healthcare, and communications sectors across North America and Europe, including Actuate, AmSouth Bank, Ascension Health, Bank of America, Fair Isaac, H&R Block, Qwest, Novell, and Sprint.
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