Cision PR, social and media intelligence solutions recognized for offering actionable data and insights

CHICAGO (April 14, 2016) Cision today announced three of its products were named as finalists for the 2016 Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) CODiE Awards in four separate categories. The Cision products included as finalists are Cision Public Relations Edition, Cision Social Edition and Visible Intelligence.

The SIIA CODiE Awards are the premier awards for the software and information industries, and have been recognizing product excellence for over 30 years. Finalists represent the information industry s best products, technologies, and services in the software, content and business technology. Cision s products were honored as three of 215 finalists across the 62 business technology categories.

 Continuing to receive recognition from SIIA for Cision s products is a reflection of our commitment to continually meeting the needs of communications professionals in this evolving landscape,  said Cision CEO Peter Granat.  Our research, development, acquisitions and integrations place us at the intersection of content, social, marketing and PR – a junction where industry professionals find themselves today. 

Cision PR Edition is a finalist for the award of  Best Business Information Solution  and  Best Content Analytics Solution.  The Best Business Information Solution award recognizes the best information solution that helps business professionals with their daily job functions including strategy, business development, sales, marketing, research or other corporate functions. The Best Content Analytics Solution recognizes the best content and data analytics solution that helps providers understand content utilization and data.

Feedback from the judges noted the software as an  excellent product with a broad range of options and functionality  that allows users to  get the access and intel they need to be successful. Not only [does Cision] monitor influence and media coverage for a product or brand, [Cision] help[s] you take action based on that info.  Last year, the PR product won the 2015 CODiE award for Best Media and Information Monitoring Solution.

Cision Social Edition is a finalist for the award of  Best Social Media Management & Enablement Solution,  which recognizes the best solution for managing and monitoring social media campaigns across multiple social networks. It was found to have  excellent analysis of data  and that the reporting features are  extensive and comprehensive,  according to official judge feedback.

Visible Intelligence is a finalist for the  Best Business Intelligence Reporting & Analytics Solution  award, which recognizes the best solution for reporting and analyzing data into useful information for business purposes. A previous SIIA CODiE award winner for Best Content Analytics Solution in 2015, feedback stated:  Every company in the public eye should be using this product. 

See the full list of CODiE finalists and categories here.

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.