CHICAGO--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK), a leading global marketing supply chain company, today announced it has been named to the InformationWeek 500, an annual listing of the nation's most innovative users of business technology.
“Our enhanced global platform will provide us greater operational visibility and elevate our data advantage, allowing us to more effectively serve our growing multinational client base.”
InnerWorkings was selected for the award as a result of the platform it is deploying to globalize its purchasing and e-commerce solutions, providing more control and consistency across key backend functionality. The platform works seamlessly across currencies, languages and local regulatory environments.
“We are honored to have our work recognized by InformationWeek," said Rob Burkart, Senior Vice President of Business Technology. "Our enhanced global platform will provide us greater operational visibility and elevate our data advantage, allowing us to more effectively serve our growing multinational client base.”
"The theme of this year's InformationWeek 500 is digital business. It's a movement, rooted in data analytics, mobile computing, social networking and other customer-focused technologies that are turning companies and industries on their ear," said InformationWeek Editor In Chief Rob Preston. "Every enterprise is now a digital business — or needs to become one fast. The organizations in our ranking are leading the way."
InformationWeek identifies and honors the nation's most innovative users of information technology with its annual InformationWeek 500 listing, and also tracks the technology, strategies, investments, and administrative practices of some of the best‐known organizations in the country. Past overall winners include Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, PACCAR Inc., The Vanguard Group, CME Group, National Semiconductor, Con‐Way, and Principal Financial Group. Unique among corporate rankings, the InformationWeek 500 spotlights the power of innovation in information technology. Additional details on the InformationWeek 500 can be found online at www.informationweek.com/iw500/.
InnerWorkings, Inc. (NASDAQ: INWK) is a leading global marketing supply chain company servicing corporate clients across a wide range of industries. With proprietary technology, an extensive supplier network and deep domain expertise, the Company procures, manages and delivers printed materials and promotional products as part of a comprehensive outsourced enterprise solution. InnerWorkings is based in Chicago, IL, employs approximately 1,400 individuals, and maintains 49 global offices. Among the many industries InnerWorkings services are: retail, financial services, hospitality, non-profits, healthcare, food & beverage, broadcasting & cable, education, transportation and utilities.
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