Reports 19 Quarters of Consecutive Growth, Looks Ahead at Re-Shaping Future of CRM with Unique Focus on the IndividualEnglish
Marks Second Consecutive Placement in Visionary Quadrant
CUPERTINO, Calif. – July 17, 2014 – SugarCRM, Inc., the company that enables businesses to create extraordinary customer relationships with the most innovative and affordable CRM solution in the market, today announced it has been recognized as a "Visionary" in Gartner's Sales Force Automation Magic Quadrant 2014 .English
In a space that many believe has been dominated by one player, SugarCRM is celebrating its tenth year as an innovative and affordable provider of CRM solutions. Now deployed by over 1.5 million individuals in 120 countries and 26 languages, SugarCRM was recently named as a “visionary” company for the second consecutive year in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Sales Force Automation.English
CRM is red-hot, Gartner claims. Or, shall we say, green-hot.
Gartner officials said last year customer relationship management (CRM) will be worth $36.5 billion.
"Without a doubt, the CRM industry has never been more exciting than it is now," said Clint Oram, SugarCRM co-founder and CTO. "Companies are driving CRM projects like I have never seen before. All of the major technology shifts of the past ten years, from cloud to mobile to social to big data, have all converged to create today's 'perfect CRM storm.'"English
While most of the US was busy celebrating Independence Day this past weekend, there was another birthday commemoration quietly taking place in Cupertino, California, at the headquarters of SugarCRM.
The CRM software company marked the 10th anniversary of its incoporation on July 4, a milestone not afforded to every startup that sets up shop in the tumultuous turnover zone of Silicon Valley.English