SANTA MONICA, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 01/28/13 -- Nimble, the pioneering social relationship management platform, today announced it has been selected as a winner of the respected CRM Watchlist 2013. Nimble, which has been recognized three previous years, again joins other leading CRM vendors, including Salesforce.com, Microsoft, SAP and Oracle. Nimble was selected out of 153 entrants and was the only social relationship manager to win the award.
"We are incredibly honored that Nimble was selected for a third consecutive CRM Watchlist recognition," said Jon Ferrara, CEO of Nimble. "The variety of market leaders -- from the traditional CRM vendors like Salesforce.com and Microsoft, marketing platforms like Marketo and HubSpot to the social community companies like Jive and Lithium -- demonstrate the diversity and opportunity in this ever-expanding sector."
CRM Watchlist is an impact award created by thought leader Paul Greenberg, author of the best-selling CRM at the Speed of Light: Social CRM Strategies, Tools, and Techniques for Engaging Your Customers.
"The 2013 CRM Watchlist winners include an extraordinary list of companies at the top of their respective customer engagement categories," said Greenberg. "These companies are making impressive contributions in CRM to empower businesses to build sustainable and successful relationships with customers."
Nimble is a social relationship management platform for businesses, teams and sales professionals to help them transform their social conversations and communities into opportunities. Nimble opens a whole new channel for companies to engage customers in a two-way dialogue, combining the power of traditional CRM, classic contact management and social media into a simple, affordable web-based social selling solution.
Nimble has over 45,000 registered users with more than 1,000 small- to mid-sized businesses paying for our premium subscription. The Nimble platform empowers company-wide customer engagement via email and social media, enabling companies to attract, engage, convert and retain customers like never before.
Since its launch, Nimble has won PC Magazine "Editors' Choice", DEMO's "DEMO God" recognition, Gartner's "Cool Vendor" for Social Software and Collaboration, Red Herring Top 100 Global Finalist, and Paul Greenberg's "CRM Watch List", published by ZDNet, for three consecutive years. In addition, Nimble was recently recognized in Entrepreneur's annual "100 Brilliant Companies" and "OnDemand Top 25 Private Companies To Watch List." In addition, Nimble's visionary CEO, Jon Ferrara, is a co-author of the Wiley Social CRM for Dummies book.
Located in Santa Monica, Nimble is in the heart of the Southern California tech community. For more information, please email email@example.com or visit www.nimble.com. Nimble can also be found on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.