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Smartwebs Content Management System Selected as a 2002 MIMC awards finalist

Smartwebs Content Management System Selected as a 2002 MIMC awards finalist

Smartwebs Recognized as One of New EnglandÂ’s Best

(PRWEB) October 25, 2002

Boston, MA October 25, 2002 – Smartwebs today announced its Content Management System has been selected as a finalist in the Content Management category for the The 7th Annual MIMC Awards. Held annually by the Massachusetts Interactive Media Council, the MIMC Awards recognize excellence in the creation of interactive technologies designed, produced or developed in New England. The MIMC Awards has been cited as one of the most prestigious awards competitions for New England’s interactive industry and one of the largest technology awards showcases in the country.

“This year’s MIMC Award submissions attracted some of the most impressive interactive technologies in the industry today, said Leslie Cushing, Executive Director of MIMC. “We are delighted to showcase the excellent and innovative use of these technologies in all different sectors.”

Smartwebs is a suite of subscription based content management tools that allow users to easily maintain web site content without any programming or HTML knowledge. Smartwebs sites feature a browser based word-processor style editor.

"Smartwebs is a user-friendly and economical content management system,” said Phyllis Theermann, Director of Progress at YellowPepper Inc. “It gives our clients an easy and secure way to update their website content.”

“Utilizing the Application Server Provider (ASP) model, Smartwebs allows all the power and features of an enterprise content management system for the cost of a cup of coffee a day.” said Scott Noonan, Smartwebs Chief Technology Officer.

Smartwebs will be recognized with the other finalists in the category of Content Management at a gala awards ceremony attended by over 1,000 of the regionÂ’s top technology and business professionals. Winners will be announced at the ceremony in the Boston Copley Place Marriott on Monday, November 4, 2002.

The 2002 MIMC Awards is sponsored by Bingham McCutchen LLP, Boston. com, Magic Hour Communications, MSN, Nixon Peabody LLP, Pricewaterhouse Coopers LLC and Technology Review.

About Smartwebs

Smartwebs (www. smartwebs. com) is a Boston based leading provider of web based content management solutions. Smartwebs empowers non-technical users with affordable, ease-of-use, solutions to manage their content needs. Built on open industry standards, Smartwebs browser-based technology offers the most intuitive content management solution in the industry. Customers include Ziff Davis, Reuters, Harvard University, eLottery and Sapphire Technologies. Smartwebs manages dynamic content on hundreds of websites, intranet and extranet sites.

About MIMC

Founded in 1996, MIMC is dedicated to accelerating business opportunities and professional development for its more than 3,000 members throughout New England. Originally serving established and emerging technology companies MIMC has broadened its focus and attracted leading edge companies and individuals from a variety of industries including financial services and healthcare.

MIMC offers numerous forums, promotional opportunities and award recognition programs for companies of all sizes and in all stages of growth. With more than 75 events each year, MIMC provides its membership with a venue to promote their company to highly targeted audiences through sponsorships, speaking and networking opportunities. For more information, go to www. mimc. org.

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