vCita LiveSite Captures Top Spot in Best in Biz 2014 Small & Medium Business Service of the Year
SEATTLE – December 3, 2014 – vCita (www.vcita.com) the leader in web engagement software for small businesses, has been named a Gold winner in the “Small and Medium Business Service of the Year” category of the Best in Biz Awards 2014 program, the only independent business award judged by members of the press and industry analysts. vCita joins past category winners DudaMobile and Constant Contact (NASDAQ: CTCT) in receiving this distinguished honor.
The vCita LiveSite platform revolutionizes the way small businesses operate by driving more client engagement opportunities through a seamless integration into a business’ website, email campaigns or social marketing channels. By providing a robust web-to-end suite specifically designed to optimize online client engagement for small businesses providing services, vCita LiveSite enables these businesses to offer the same digital experience as their larger counterparts. The platform facilitates this by allowing these businesses to extend their brand, drive more client engagement, streamline related back-end operations, and deliver amazing service through the LiveSite portal. This self-service gateway offers messaging, online scheduling, payments, invoicing, and file sharing anytime, from any device – this helps to increase the effectiveness of a business’ web presence, strengthen client relationships, and provide a more personalized customer experience.
Best in Biz Awards’ fourth annual North American program was its most competitive yet. As in previous years, the fourth annual program in North America featured a large and distinguished judging panel comprised of members of the media who reviewed and scored the hundreds of award nominations. More than 550 award nominations were received this year in a variety of company, executive, team, and product focused categories. Nominations were fielded from public and private companies of all sizes, from virtually every major industry and region in the U.S. and Canada.
“vCita is incredibly proud to receive recognition from the Best in Biz awards program, and we are honored to be named among an elite list of past gold winners,” said Itzik Levy, CEO of vCita. “This recognition further validates our company’s growth, the impact of our technology and our ability to enhance the online presence of all small service businesses through easy to use online engagement tools that improve the client experience and help drive additional revenue.”
Best in Biz Awards 2014 honors were presented in 60 categories, including Company of the Year, Fastest-Growing Company of the Year, Most Innovative Company of the Year, Best Place to Work, Technology Department of the Year, Executive of the Year, Most Innovative Product of the Year, Best New Product of the Year, PR Campaign of the Year and Website of the Year.
Winners of Best in Biz Awards 2014 were determined based on scoring from an independent panel of 53 judges from highly recognized newspapers, business, consumer and technology publications, radio outlets, and analyst firms. In addition to the numerous judges returning from previous panels, this year’s 53-person judging panel included several worthy additions to this high-profile group. The panel included contributors to AdWeek, American Banker, Android Central, Atlanta Tribune, Boston.com, Buffalo News, Business News Daily, Chip Design Magazine, Computerworld, Connecting Women Radio, Consumer Affairs, Crain’s New York Business, CRN, Detroit Free Press, Digital Trends, ECT News Network, Entrepreneur, eWeek Channel Insider, Fierce Online Video, IDB Ventures, IEEE Institute, Inc. Magazine, InfoRisk Today, Information Week, Journal Times, King Features Syndicate, L.A. Biz, Lab Reviews, Law Technology News, Marketing Profs, MediaPost, Miami Herald, Motley Fool, New York Observer, NorthBay Biz, PC Magazine, peHUB, Phoenix Business Journal, Quad-City Times, San Jose Mercury News, Silicon Valley Business Journal, Small Business Digest, Tech Cocktail, Tech-Gaming, TheDeal.com, Upstart Business Journal, Venture Capital Journal, Wired, Xconomy and ZDNet.
For a full list of gold, silver and bronze winners in Best in Biz Awards 2014, visit: http://www.bestinbizawards.com/2014-winners
About Best in Biz Awards
Best in Biz Awards recognizes top companies, teams, executives and products for their business success as judged by established members of the press and industry analysts. Best in Biz Awards honors are conferred in two separate programs annually: North America, and International. Entries will begin to be accepted in the Best in Biz Awards 2015 International program in January 2015. Any organization worldwide may participate in the International program in any of the more than 60 company, department or team, executive and product categories. For more information about the entry process and categories in the International program, please visit: http://intl.bestinbizawards.com.
vCita (www.vcita.com) is the leader in web engagement software for small business. The vCita LiveSite platform redefines small business by driving more opportunities from the web, mobile, email and social. Businesses can extend their brand, drive more clients to engage and deliver amazing service with the LiveSite portal. The self-service portal offers messaging, online scheduling, payments, invoicing and file sharing anytime, on any device. vCita increases the effectiveness of any web presence, strengthens customer relationships and provides a personalized experience clients have come to expect. Visit vCita at www.vcita.com, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 855.824.8244.
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