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AkkenCloud Staffing Software Platform Continues Accelerated Growth in Q2 2014

The all in AkkenCloud(TM) Platform Reports Record Momentum With Another Best Quarter

NASHUA, NH -- (Marketwired) -- 07/10/14 -- Akken, the staffing and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist, today announced 263% more bookings in second quarter of 2014 when compared to the same period last year.

"Changes in business models and the expansions into newer markets are increasingly driving staffing and recruiting organizations to seek more flexible, modern technology platforms. Thanks to our historic investments in technology and service delivery, we have been extremely well positioned to meet those needs," said Giridhar Akkineni, founder & CEO of Akken. "We are only as good as the talent we have working here and our great existing teams continue to maintain our reputation in the industry as the most client service-oriented, innovative technology company in our space."

"Recruitment Intelligence™ is revolutionizing the way companies acquire their most valuable resource: People. We've developed a solution that empowers employers to gain access to the 85% of passive candidates in the market and we needed technology to support it," said Gregg Podalsky, Founder of Recruitment Intelligence. "After thorough due diligence in the market place, we found AkkenCloud to be the best platform to support our unique business process. They configured their platform and delivered the new features as promised in time."

"Referrals continue to be a big part of our growth," said Jeff Paquette, Director of Enterprise Sales. "We signed up 83% more users when compared to the same period last year."

"We take great pride in fulfilling our vision by offering insightful, consultative services. We needed a platform that could help us successfully exceed all medical facility expectations, while maintaining a practical and sincere style of business that allows us to keep that personal connection to our Healthcare providers looking for work opportunities," said T.R. Griffith, CTO of Tusk Enterprises. "After rigorous ROI analysis, we have decided to buy out our multi-year contract with our current provider and move on to AkkenCloud platform."

"Our continued investments in R&D and our quicker response times resulted over 99% renewals in our second quarter. Our Cust4Life™ program continues to foster positive relationships with our customers, improve satisfaction levels and gaining more fans." said Noel Jaracz, Director of Customer Success.

About Akken

Akken is the staffing efficiency and recruiting efficiency improvement specialist. Since 2005, Akken has helped hundreds of staffing companies and recruiting companies improve their efficiency, placing people into quality paying positions and increasing customer retention. The all in AkkenCloud™ is a 100% cloud-based, multi-tenant and integrated software platform for the staffing industry and recruiting industry. It has fully integrated front office, back office and intra office. The all in AkkenCloud™ provides businesses with the mobility to access and work from anywhere on any device.

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