Austin, TX (Volusion Inc.) January, 2007- Volusion Inc., a provider of ecommerce solutions and website services, announced today that the Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) has selected the company as a nominee for “Best eCommerce Solution” for the third straight year. Volusion was chosen as a finalist from more than 1,200 nominations submitted by more than 600 companies, breaking the record set in the 2006 awards. “The 2007 Codie Finalists represent real winners, even at this stage of the contest,” said Ken Wasch, SIIA President. “Competition is fiercer than ever and that makes selection as a Codie Finalist a real achievement. All the companies on this year’s list should feel justifiably proud of their recognition.”
Volusion is currently the only company to be nominated three years in a row for this category of the Codie Awards. SIIA’s Codie Awards holds the distinction of being the only peer-recognition awards program of its kind in the industry, providing a unique opportunity for companies to earn the praise of their competitors. Each year, SIIA acknowledges the industry’s most innovative products and services located within 72 categories. Now in its twenty-first year, the program is the longest-running awards program in the software and information industry and remains the standard-bearer for celebrating outstanding achievement and vision in the industry.
“It’s a great testament to our company to be recognized in such a highly competitive field.” stated Kevin Sproles, CEO of Volusion. “We’re constantly innovating our software and this award honors that ability to adapt.”