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C9 Selected by AlwaysOn as One of the OnDemand Companies to Watch

Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in On-Demand Software, Cloud Computing and SaaS

SAN MATEO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/11/14 -- C9 today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the 2014 OnDemand Companies to Watch. C9 was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.

C9 and the OnDemand Companies to Watch were honored at AlwaysOn's OnDemand event on June 4, 2014, at Draper University in San Mateo, CA.

"As the borders continue to fall between desktops, TVs, tablets, smartphones, wearables, and laptops, the businesses on this year's OnDemand Companies to Watch list continue to provide sleek, efficient apps to both the enterprise and consumer markets. This year's winners are fueling the entrepreneurial process and bringing new ideas to fruition," says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "The OnDemand Companies to Watch winners are using the power of the cloud to host a new world of highly nimble, versatile, and disruptive services. These companies are at the forefront of an exploding era of creative innovation and represent the Global Silicon Valley's highest-growth opportunities in the private company marketplace."

The OnDemand Companies to Watch winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2014 list.

C9 was recognized for its predictive sales and marketing applications that enable companies to accelerate sales cycles by up to 25%, double forecast accuracy and slash pipeline risk. With its recently announced machine-learning analytics, C9 OppScore™, C9 harnesses the world's most accurate predictive models to deliver an unbiased view of what's winnable and what's not -- allowing companies to know which opportunities to focus on, and what it will take to deliver a great quarter.

"We're honored to be included in this prestigious list of companies to watch," said Michael Howard, CEO at C9. "By combining data science with products that improve sales and marketing execution, we're enabling companies like Yahoo!, Google and Pitney Bowes to become predictive sales organizations -- ultimately accelerating revenue growth."

About C9

C9 delivers predictive sales and marketing applications that enable companies to increase revenue, generate more precise forecasts and mitigate pipeline risk. By combining data science with products that improve sales and marketing execution, C9 enables leading companies such as Yahoo!, Pitney Bowes and Google to drive predictable growth.

About AlwaysOn
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. Founded by Red Herring founding editor, Tony Perkins in 2003, AlwaysOn's mission is to continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.

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