ST. LOUIS--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT) ("Perficient"), the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced that six of its colleagues were named to Sitecore’s 2017 Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) list for their passion and expertise in building Sitecore solutions that deliver outstanding customer experiences.
“We’re incredibly proud of the hard work and dedication our team members put in to achieve this honor”
Perficient now has MVPs in three Sitecore practice areas, including two of only three cloud experts in the United States.
Sitecore, a global leader in experience management software, each year honors the most active experts worldwide who engage with other Sitecore partners and customers to share their knowledge. As an award-winning Sitecore Platinum Implementation Partner, Perficient has designed, architected, implemented, and delivered many large sites powered by Sitecore’s enterprise-class Experience Platform.
As a Microsoft National Service Provider and recognized leader in cloud technologies, Perficient has deployed, hosted, and managed environments on Microsoft Azure, as well as support other cloud providers. Sitecore has been in market with Microsoft Azure-powered solutions since 2010.
Perficient’s 2017 Sitecore MVPs, listed by category, are:
- George Chang, senior solutions architect
- Stephen Tynes, practice director, Customer Experience Platforms
- Rick Bauer, senior technical consultant
- Corey Smith, lead technical consultant
- Jon Upchurch, senior solutions architect
- Christopher Williams, solutions architect
Cloud MVPs are experts in cloud solutions using Sitecore cloud services. Digital Strategy MVPs are strong in data-driven marketing. Technology MVPs have demonstrated technical acumen in Sitecore implementations.
“We’re incredibly proud of the hard work and dedication our team members put in to achieve this honor,” said Matt McGillen, vice president of Perficient’s Microsoft national business group. “We built our practice on the notion of going above and beyond expectations, from the creation of Sitecore Ignition – our own open source development accelerator – to our ability to deploy Sitecore seamlessly on the cloud with Microsoft Azure. The depth of our expertise and the addition of MVPs in Digital Strategy and Cloud reinforce our position as Sitecore’s top enterprise implementation partner and an industry leader in end-to-end digital solutions.”
Inclusion on the MVP list speaks to Perficient’s knowledge level on the Sitecore Experience Platform and the company’s dedication and commitment to the Sitecore community.
“The Sitecore MVP awards recognize and honor those who make substantial contributions to our loyal community of partners and customers,” said Pieter Brinkman, director of Developer and Platform Evangelism, Sitecore. “MVPs consistently set a standard of excellence by delivering technical chops, enthusiasm and a commitment to giving back to the Sitecore community. They truly understand and deliver on the power of the Sitecore Experience Platform to create contextualized brand experiences for their consumers, driving revenue and loyalty for life.”
For more information on Perficient’s expertise in Sitecore and Microsoft technologies across all industries, visit www.perficient.com/partners/sitecore or follow the team online via the Perficient Microsoft Community blog or via Twitter @Perficient_MSFT.
Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000® and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting, and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution, and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization, and industry solutions. Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers, and partners; and reduce costs. Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. Perficient is an award-winning Premier Level IBM business partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Business Solution Partner, and a Platinum Salesforce Consulting Partner. For more information, visit www.perficient.com.
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