TIBCO Software Selected As a Winner in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards
Palo Alto, CA , June 20, 2012 - The Telly Awards has named TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) as an award recipient in the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for its documentary titled "Never Give Up" in the non-broadcast productions category. With nearly 11,000 entries from all 50 states and numerous countries, a prestigious judging panel of over 500 accomplished industry professionals selected TIBCO as a prominent winner.
The "Never Give Up" video was shot in partnership with Compass Rose Media and took over a period of roughly three months in 2011 to complete. The video focuses on the captivating success story of Vivek Ranadivé, founder and CEO of TIBCO and an owner of the Golden State Warriors, as he documents his journey from India, through Wall Street, and onto the entrepreneurism that would result in TIBCO, a leading global software company.
For its 33rd season, The Telly Awards once again joined forces with YouTube to give the public the power to view and rate videos submitted as part of the People's Telly Awards. In addition to recognition from the Silver Telly Council, the judging panel that selects the Telly Awards winners, the Internet community helps to decide the People's Telly Awards winners. The award-winning video can be found here.
"The Telly Awards has a mission to honor the very best in film and video," said Linda Day, executive director of the Telly Awards. "The TIBCO team's accomplishment illustrates their creativity, skill, and dedication to their craft and serves as a testament to great film and video production."
For more information on the Telly Awards and a complete list of winners, please go here.
"TIBCO is pleased to be recognized by the Telly Awards," said Raj Verma, vice president of worldwide marketing, TIBCO. "The premise of this video is something that Mr. Ranadivé lives by every day. He is honored to have been acknowledged and is humbled by the tremendous public interest in 'Never Give Up'."
TIBCO Software Inc. (NASDAQ: TIBX) is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. Whether it's optimizing claims, processing trades, cross-selling products based on real-time customer behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides companies the two-second advantage® – the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes and applications in real time. Learn more at www.tibco.com.
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