Unified Business Services Software Co. Attributes its Leadership in Emerging Space to its Solid Growth
Toronto, Canada� September 26, 2002 � DWL, the leader in Unified Business Services software, today announced it has been named the second fastest growing technology company according to the 2002 Deloitte and Touche
Canadian Technology Fast 50 program, a ranking of the fastest growing
technology companies in Canada.
DWL�s chairman and co-founder, Justin LaFayette, credits the strength of the
company�s software solution and DWL’s strong team, headed by solid
management with its impressive revenue growth over the last 5 years.
DWL solidified its commitment to growth in 2001 with the appointment of an
executive team, headed by CEO, John Baumstark, experienced in bringing
emerging technologies to market and growing enterprise software companies.
“DWL is leading an emerging class of services-oriented applications that
enable customer centric operations across an organization,” said Baumstark.
“DWL’s success has depended on delivering mature, proven technology called
Unified Business Services software, a space gaining tremendous momentum in
today’s customer- focused market.�
DWL debuted DWL Unifi�, an application for real time business processing, in
1996. Since then DWL has focused development efforts on this and its most
robust offering to date, DWL Customer�, an enterprise application for
customer management. Of particular interest is DWL’s work with the world�s
largest integrated financial services companies to address customer
management strategies at an enterprise level. DWL has allowed these
companies to achieve a unified customer view with real time customer
information and relevant event-based transactions to better service each
customer through all channels.
�DWL has always maintained a strong vision of transforming financial
services organizations into truly customer centric operations,” added
LaFayette. “Today, our vision is being validated by the largest financial
�In an era where technology companies come and go, making the Deloitte and
Touche Canadian Fast 50 is a testament to a company�s vision that allows
growth over a five year period,� said Gary Foster, National Director,
Technology, Media and Telecommunications, Deloitte & Touche. �DWL has proven
that its leadership has the right stuff for growth, and we at Deloitte and
Touche salute their accomplishments.�
To qualify for the 2002 Deloitte and Touche Canadian Technology Fast 50,
companies� 1997 operating revenues had to be at least 75,000 CDN and 2001
operating revenues at least $1 million CDN, be in business for a minimum of
5 years, and devote a high percentage of effort to research and development
About DWL Inc.
DWL (www.dwl.com) is the leader in Unified Business Services software. DWL
applications elevate customer, account and product functions from front and
back office silos to an enterprise-wide service layer. This enables
companies to unify, view and update customer information across all business
lines and systems in real time and give their consumers, partners, suppliers
and employees a single view of the enterprise. The result is consistent and
real time delivery of products and services, strengthened relationships with
key business audiences and increased return on companies� back office, front
office and CRM systems.
Founded in 1996, DWL is headquartered in Atlanta and has offices in New
York, Chicago, Los Angeles, Toronto, London, Paris, S�o Paulo and Tokyo.
DWL clients include AXA, MetLife, Erie Insurance, Empire Financial, CGU, and
Royal & SunAlliance, among others. DWL has strategic relationships with BEA
Systems, IBM and Sun Microsystems. Key system integrator alliances include
Accenture and IBM Global Services.
About Deloitte & Touche
Deloitte & Touche (www.deloitte.ca) is one of Canada�s leading professional
services firms, providing a full range of assurance and advisory, financial
advisory, tax and consulting services through more than 6,600 people in more
than 46 locations across the country. We are dedicated to helping our
clients and our people excel. We are the only professional services firm,
and one of only 16 companies to be named to the Globe and Mail�s Report on
Business Magazine annual ranking of Canada�s top employers for two
consecutive years: 35 Best Companies to Work for in Canada in 2001 and 50
Best Companies to Work for in Canada in 2002. Deloitte & Touche is part of
Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu, a global leader in professional services with more
than 95,000 people in over 140 countries.
DWL is a registered trademark of DWL (USA) Inc.