It is also very gratifying to know that Parature was the unanimous decision, particularly considering the number of technologically innovative businesses within our community.
Vienna, VA (PRWEB) April 9, 2007
Parature, the global leader in on-demand customer support and help desk software , today announced that the company has been honored by the Monte Jade Science & Technology Association as the 2006 Advanced Technology Company of the Year. Monte Jade, a non-profit organization designed to benefit Asian-owned scientific and technological businesses and entrepreneurs in the Greater Washington area, invited their members, selected investors, and economic development agencies of Maryland and Montgomery County to nominate Asian American companies for recognition in the selected categories of Advanced Technology/IT and Biotech.
Parature was nominated for the Advanced Technology category by Tien Wong, CEO of Opus 8 and member of Monte Jade. Mr. Tien stated, “the nomination was based on my evaluation of Parature’s strong management team, promising company growth and progress, as well as the company’s recent successful completion of Series A financing.” The Monte Jade Award Selection Committee evaluated the nominations based on criteria of job and revenue growth, investments received, and technology innovations. The recommended winners were submitted to the Monte Jade Board who unanimously voted to recognize Parature as the 2006 Advanced Technology Company of the Year.
“It is an honor to be recognized by such a high caliber network of executives within the greater Washington, DC Area,” said Parature President and CEO, Duke Chung. “It is also very gratifying to know that Parature was the unanimous decision, particularly considering the number of technologically innovative businesses within our community.”
The company recently accepted the recognition at the Monte Jade Awards Banquet, held at the North Bethesda Marriott Conference Center.
About Parature, Inc.
Parature is the global leader of on-demand customer support and help desk software. Our web-based support suite enables organizations to fundamentally change the way they support their customers while significantly reducing costs. The Parature suite of modules empowers associations, businesses, educational institutions, and government agencies with the ability to provide critical service information on a 24/7 basis while reducing the inbound support load through customer self-service. As a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider, we deliver our solutions over the Internet using a secure, scalable application and system architecture, which allows our customers to eliminate expensive up-front hardware and software costs and to quickly deploy and adopt our on-demand software. Parature helps support over 6,000,000 end-users worldwide and is headquartered in Vienna, VA. For more information about Parature please visit http://www.parature.com or call 1.877.GO.PARATURE.
About Monte Jade Science & Technology Association of Greater Washington
Monte Jade Science and Technology Association was founded by a group of leading Chinese professionals and corporations from various industrial sectors and enterprises. The goal was to create a forum that would bring professionals together for the purpose of networking and business cooperation. For many years, we have made great strides in promoting this cooperation among executives and entrepreneurs, to foster the exchange of information and business opportunities, and to provide an incubator for young executives/entrepreneurs. Monte Jade is a non-profit organization designed to benefit Asian-owned scientific and technological businesses and entrepreneurs in the Greater Washington Area. We are a high-tech network of executives of established companies in pursuit of new business opportunities.