Magic Software Americas Announces 2015 Award Winners

Thursday, September 17, 2015, Laguna Hills, CA, USA

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: MGIC), a global provider of software platforms for enterprise mobilitycloud applications, and business integration, announced today the winners of the 2015 Magic Software Americas Awards. The organizations and individuals recognized for their innovation and outstanding efforts are Parkland Fuel Corporation, Mayer Electric Supply Company, Advanced Business Integrators, Bobby Culbertson of Superior Industries, Wim van Klinken of Community of Christ, and Frederico da Silva of Magic Brazil.

“The 2015 Magic Software Americas Award winners have made exceptional use of Magic application and integration platforms to deliver innovative information technology solutions that elevate end user customer experiences and provide business value across their organizations," said Eyal Karny, CEO, Magic Software Americas. "I am delighted to be able to recognize these Magic developers for their participation in and support of the active and highly productive Magic Community.” 

Mayer Electric Supply Company, Inc., accepted the Innovation Award for adopting a mobile app development strategy using Magic’s End-to-End Enterprise Mobility Solution. With over 1,100 employees and annual sales of over $741 million, Mayer is ranked among the nation's largest and most rapidly expanding distributors of electrical supplies. 

Advanced Business Integrators (ABI) was named Magic’s Partner of the Year in the Americas for 2015. As a Magic Solution Partner, ABI provides workforce management solutions that manage more than a million employees at event venues and other facilities across North America, including more than half of all major professional baseball, basketball, football and hockey venues. David Schwartz, President of ABI credited Magic Software as a “key differentiator for our business and for our rapid growth into a position of market leadership.” 

Parkland Fuel Corporation, one of North America's fastest growing distributors and marketers of fuels and lubricants, received the Information Technology Excellence Award for their work interfacing point-of-sale systems to back-end JD Edwards ERP systems using the Magic xpi Integration Platform. Parkland delivers gasoline, diesel, propane, lubricants, heating oil and other high quality petroleum products to motorists, businesses, households and wholesale customers in Canada and the United States. 

Wim van Klinken received the CIO of the Year Award for his leadership developing an innovative parliamentary and common consent management system using the Magic xpa Application Platform. Community of Christ has 250,000 members in more than 60 nations and is headquartered in Independence, Missouri. 

Bobby Culbertson of Superior Industries, a major American manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, received the Community Award for his efforts helping other Magic users learn more about technology applications. 

Manoel Frederico da Silva of Magic Brazil, an independent distributor of Magic Software, received the Technology Leadership Award for excellence in developing training and tutorial materials for the Magic application and integration platforms.

 

About Magic Software Enterprises

Magic Software Enterprises Ltd. (NASDAQ and TASE: MGIC) is a global provider of mobile and cloud-enabled application and business integration platforms.

For more information, visit www.magicsoftware.com.

 

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Magic Software Enterprises

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