Award-Winning CisionPoint PR Workflow Solution Exceeds 5,000 Customers

CHICAGO, IL, October 30, 2009 – Cision, the leading provider of media research, distribution, monitoring and analysis services to the public relations industry and other communicators, today announced that CisionPoint, its award-winning public relations workflow solution has exceeded 5,000 customers and nearly 20,000 users within its first two years of availability.

Launched in October 2007, CisionPoint is used across the globe by communications professionals in North America, Europe and the Middle East, and is the fastest-growing PR software solution in the world.

Earlier this year, CisionPoint was selected as the Best Online News Service and chosen as a finalist in two other categories – Best On-Demand Platform and Best Vertical Market Business Content – in the 2009 CODiE Award competition sponsored by the Software and Information Industry Association (SIIA).

“In two short years, CisionPoint has been validated by both the global marketplace and the software industry as the most useful and technically advanced PR workflow solution available,” said Hans Gieskes, chief executive officer of Cision. “By integrating the world’s most comprehensive media research resource, the Cision Media Database, with comprehensive distribution and media monitoring capabilities and advanced analysis tools, CisionPoint is a superior PR workflow solution for communications professionals.”

CisionPoint is the standard workflow solution for its customers worldwide, including Fortune 500 corporations, global public relations firms, non-profit organizations, universities, and small businesses. Cision provides its PR workflow solutions to more than 20,000 clients around the globe.

Learn more about CisionPoint.

About Cision:
Cision is a leading global media intelligence company, serving the complete workflow of today’s communications, social media and content marketing professionals. Offering the industry’s most comprehensive PR and social software, rich analytics and a Global Insights team, Cision enables clients to improve their marketing and strengthen data-driven decision making. Cision also represents the Gorkana Group, PRWeb, Help a Reporter Out (HARO) and iContact brands. Headquartered in Chicago, Cision has over 100,000 customers worldwide and maintains offices in Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Portugal, Sweden, Finland and China. For more information, visit or follow @Cision on Twitter.