Billing World magazine has announced the winners of its 2001 Excellence Awards at the Telestrategies Billing World 2001 Conference & Exhibition in Orlando, Florida. After a period of open nominations, award entries were collected and evaluated and the honors were given to industry leaders in technology innovation and those who have made a significant impact and contribution to the marketplace.
Among the winners were those who were recognized for outstanding achievement in integrating CRM into the billing industry:
- Best Overall Product: Amdocs
- Integrated CRM Solution: Telution
- Customer Success Story: Financial Statement Services (Customer: Verizon)
"We are honored to be recognized by our industry peers and to be chosen for best overall product," said Paul Atkinson, senior vice president of marketing at Amdocs. "Amdocs is the choice of leading communications providers around the globe for CRM, billing and order management solutions for all lines of business including wireline, wireless and next generation services. This award clearly demonstrates Amdocs' commitment in working closely with our customers to deliver innovative solutions, ensuring they are prepared for today's rapidly changing marketplace."
The selections were made by Billing World magazine editors and a panel of industry experts that included: Linda Gimnich, principal, TMNG; Pete Sokoloff, managing director, Peter A. Sokoloff & Co.; Jim O'Neill, principal, J&E Associates; Don Tiedeman senior vice president, DMR Consulting and Jason C. Briggs, senior analyst, Billing and Payment Applications Strategies, TheYankee Group.