Naples, FL (PRWEB) February 13, 2008
Neighborhood America today announced it has been selected as a Codie Award finalist for the 'best social networking solution' by the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA). The annual Codie Awards are among the most esteemed in the software industry, honoring achievement and vision in software, education technology and digital content.
Through a unique combination of journalist and peer review, which included over 250 judges from the trade press, consulting, IT specialists and other knowledgeable but neutral experts, the Codie Awards recognize the industry's most innovative products and services. Neighborhood America's solution was selected as a finalist from more than 1,000 nominations submitted by more than 600 companies.
"Competition is tough this year and that makes selection as a Codie Finalist a real achievement," said Ken Wash, SIIA President. "All the companies on this year's list should feel justifiably proud of their recognition."
"We are honored to be recognized as a leading provider of enterprise social network solutions, enabling organizations to engage and interact with their consumers for the purpose of driving results," said Kim Patrick Kobza, President and CEO of Neighborhood America. "It is gratifying to see that our commitment to developing best-in-class solutions is being recognized by the industry."
Neighborhood America will advance to the next stage of the selection process, which will include additional evaluations and voting by SIIA members. Winners will be announced at the SIIA Gala event on May 20 in San Francisco, CA.
The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) is the principal trade association for the software and digital content industry. SIIA provides global services in government relations, business development, corporate education and intellectual property protection to more than 800 leading software and information companies. For further information, visit http://www.siia.net.
About Neighborhood America
Neighborhood America enables organizations to capitalize on consumer engagement with enterprise social network solutions designed to deliver results aligned with strategic objectives. By building high value communities, organizations can leverage Web and mobile devices to engage audiences, facilitate ongoing dialogue around brands or campaigns, and gain continued business intelligence from consumers. The company's highly scalable 'Software as a Service' solutions include award-winning software, secure hosting, and exceptional service by a team of experts. Learn why customers including Scripps Networks, FOX News, Adidas and Rodale are turning to Neighborhood America to gain a competitive advantage by visiting: http://www.neighborhoodamerica.com.