I plead guilty to enjoying a cold beer or two, and I’ve watched with amazement as the decade-long bull market in the craft beer industry shows no signs of abating.
Salesforce.com, the enterprise cloud computing company, announced Friday that it received a 2008 Product of the Year Award from SearchCRM.com. Salesforce CRM was named "Best CRM Suite" in the enterprise category and "got high marks for innovation and ease of use," according to SearchCRM.com. <br clear="none" /> <br clear="none" /> The award winners were selected by a panel of independent industry experts and analysts, CRM professionals, and SearchCRM.com editors, who evaluated 40 products in six CRM categories. The panel of judges in the SearchCRM.com Product of the Year Award competition included: Bill Band, vice president and principal analyst at Forrester Research; Donna Fluss, founder and president of DMG Consulting; John Ragsdale, vice president, technology research at Service and Support Professionals Association; Penny Reynolds, founding partner at The Call Center School; Mark Smith, CEO and executive vice president of research at Ventana Research; Richard Smith, vice president and CRM practice director at Green Beacon Solutions; and Suresh Vittal, senior analyst at Forrester Research.