Reading, England, 16 October 2012

Workbooks is proud to announce that it has been shortlisted in the category of Best CRM Solution of the 2012 UP Start Cloud Awards. Workbooks is one of only nine other global CRM vendors to be shortlisted for this award.

The awards, which span 20+ categories, are aimed at identifying the best cloud computing contributions to the business and technology community.

John Cheney, CEO of Workbooks commented “We are excited to be shortlisted for this award. We feel that Workbooks is an innovative product that takes CRM beyond sales and marketing to include other parts of the business and it is nice to get recognition of the value that our solution brings to the cloud industry.”

Bob Stevens, CEO of Blended Systems and SaaSExperts.net commented “Since recently becoming a Workbooks partner we have been impressed with their support, technology and business approach. We have already seen great success with customers, so this shortlisting is no surprise to us and the Workbooks team deserves recognition for the value they deliver clients.”

Over 350 nominations were made worldwide, from which the final shortlist of vendors was decided. Nominations from a range of Workbooks customers can be seen at the awards site and those wishing to support Workbooks can submit their vote here.

About 2012 UP-START

The 2012 UP-START Cloud Awards are now established in the cloud community as the de-facto recognition platform to cultivate the understanding, appreciation and advancement of the contribution of cloud computing to the business and technology community. Disruptive and next generation Cloud Computing companies, as well as innovative stealth mode / emerging solution providers, are invited to step up to the plate and showcase their capabilities to receive a coveted industry recognition, as well as a tangible prize.

About Workbooks

Workbooks.com is one of the fastest growing providers of web based CRM and business applications designed specifically for small and mid-size organisations.

Headquartered in the UK, our suite of products enables our customers to accelerate sales growth, improve marketing execution, streamline business processes and improve the quality of customer support they deliver. The Workbooks CRM Edition delivers easy to use sales force automation, marketing management and customer support tools.

The Workbooks Business Edition extends CRM to include the generation of transaction documents, such as customer orders, supplier purchase orders and customer invoices.

For more information, please visit www.workbooks.com.