Toronto, Canada – September 30, 2004 – DWL, the leading customer data integration (CDI) solution provider, today announced that it has placed in the 2004 Deloitte Canadian Technology Fast 50 ranking for a third consecutive year.
DWL continues to lead in an emerging technology space called Customer Data Integration (CDI) that, according to leading industry analysts following the space, has doubled in growth over the last year. DWL provides a market leading solution called DWL Customer�, which allows companies to create a single record of customer data enterprise-wide.
“Organizations are still unable to recognize customers at any touch point because their customer data is not correct or consolidated,� said John Baumstark, president and CEO, DWL. �DWL has been addressing these critical business issues with out-of-the-box software technology to some of the world’s largest organizations and today enjoys a leadership position in a rapidly growing market space.�
�To rank on the Deloitte Technology Fast 50, companies must have phenomenal revenue growth over five years,� said Garry Foster, National Director, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Deloitte. �DWL has proven to be one of the fast-growth success stories in Canada, and we applaud their success and vision.�
To qualify for the Technology Fast 50, companies must have had operating revenues of at least $75,000 CDN in 1999 and $5,000,000 in 2003, be a “technology company” defined as owning proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company’s operating revenues and/or devote a significant proportion of revenues to research and development of technology.
Winners of the 19 regional Technology Fast 50 programs in the United States and Canada are automatically entered in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 program, which ranks North America�s top 500 fastest growing technology companies. For more information on the Fast 50 or Fast 500 programs visit www.fast500.com and for Fast50 information, follow the link in the top navigation bar.
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About DWL Inc.
DWL (www.dwl.com) is the leader in Enterprise Business Services software, an emerging class of services-oriented applications. DWL works with organizations worldwide to address enterprise-wide customer data integration (CDI) strategies using DWL Customer”, the leading enterprise customer data hub and DWL Unifi. These solutions give organizations a unified view of their customer across multiple product and business silos. It delivers this single, real-time view and update environment to all channels, enabling multi-channel integration and consistent customer service.
Founded in 1996, DWL is headquartered in Atlanta and has offices in New York, Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, Toronto, London, S�o Paulo, Tokyo and Kuala Lumpur. DWL clients include MetLife, Citi Cards, Atlantic Blue Cross Care, among others. DWL has strategic relationships with BEA Systems, IBM and Sun Microsystems. Key system integrator alliances include Accenture and IBM Global Services. DWL has been recognized by Deloitte & Touche as one of the fastest growing technology companies in North America.
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