|Page (1) of 1 - 01/21/05||email article||print page|
WoodWing Teams Up With Publishing ConnectionsPCI will serve as a Value-Added Reseller for all WoodWing products (January 21, 2005)
WoodWing Software, the world leader in editorial plug-in solutions for Adobe InDesign and InCopy, has joined forces with Publishing Connections Inc. (PCI), a leading systems integration and product-development firm focused on cross-media publishing software.
PCI will serve as a Value-Added Reseller (VAR) for all WoodWing products, including its industry-leading Smart Connection Enterprise solution. Officials from both companies say theyre excited and enthusiastic about the partnership.
?We have been evaluating various Adobe-based editorial workflow systems over the last two-year period, said Andrew Bart, President of PCI. ?On assessing Smart Connection Enterprise, we knew that we found the new cornerstone for our product suite. Aside from the robust feature-set of the software, the responsiveness of WoodWing as an organization has satisfied our requirements to ensure a successful relationship.
WoodWing officials say theyre thrilled to be teaming up with an industry leader like PCI.
?We were well-aware of the rock-solid reputation that PCI has in the publishing industry, and were excited to have them as a partner, said Brian Kruger, Director of WoodWing USA. ?Their commitment to customer service is outstanding, and their current customer base includes some of the biggest names in publishing. This relationship is going to benefit our customers tremendously and help us continue to grow.
Both companies enjoy a worldwide reputation for excellence. WoodWing is based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, with U.S. operations headquartered in Detroit. PCI is based in Maryland, and has operations in the U.S. and Canada.
About Publishing Connections Inc.
PCI distributes and implements a suite of products based on a core editorial workflow system and frequently integrated with digital asset management systems, content management systems, and iCPS, the companys industry-leading XML conversion tool. PCI is an active member of the PRISM (Publishing Requirements for Industry Standard Meta Data) standards working group.
PCI is committed to serving the publishing industry with the companys various services and products to a current customer base that includes Time Inc., The McGraw-Hill Companies, Gannett Newspapers, USA Weekend, BusinessWeek, The Chicago Sun-Times, Harcourt, Hachette Filipacchi Media US, CMP Media LLC, and Rodale Inc.
About WoodWing Software
Since 1997, WoodWing Software engineers have worked with the Adobe InDesign engineering team to develop plug-ins and development services for Adobe InDesign and InCopy. Through a combination of publishing industry experience and a deep knowledge of the Adobe InDesign/InCopy architecture, WoodWing Software offers solutions, productivity tools and plug-ins that make publishing with these programs faster, easier and much more effective.
Its products include Smart Catalog, Smart Layout, Smart Styles and the acclaimed Smart Connection family of editorial solutions ? Smart Connection Light, Smart Connection Pro and Smart Connection Enterprise.
Citigroup, Guardian Newspapers Limited and State Farm are just a few of the companies using WoodWing products today.
For more information visit www.woodwing.com.
Related Keywords:WoodWing, Publishing Connections, PCI, Value-Added Reseller, Adobe, InDesign, InCopy, systems integration, VAR, Smart Connection Enterprise, Andrew Bart, Brian Kruger, editorial workflow, digital asset management, iCPS, PRISM, publishing,