Kony Wins First Place at 2014 CTIA MobITs Awards

Kony Recognized for Most Innovative IT Solution in Mobile Applications, Development and Platforms Category

Super Mobility Week 2014

ORLANDO, Fla.--()--Kony, Inc. the leading enterprise mobility company, today announced the Kony Experience Cloud was named the first place winner in CTIA’s MobITs Awards in the Mobile Applications, Development & Platforms category. CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org), an international nonprofit trade organization representing the wireless communications industry, honored Kony as one of the most innovative IT solutions companies that helps businesses secure their operations and improve their customers’ experience, through enhancing performance, efficiency and productivity inside the enterprise.

The mobile revolution is underway. With the number of mobile applications downloaded from app stores expected to increase by a 31.7 percent CAGR by 2017, enterprises are realizing that a mobile strategy is no longer a nice-to-have but a must have. The Kony Experience Cloud is an open and standards-based, integrated suite that empowers businesses to quickly design, build, configure, and manage multi-edge mobile applications with a single code base. The suite enables organizations to deliver superior user experiences, lower total cost of ownership, ensure faster time-to-market and evolve at the speed of mobile technology.

“With the explosive growth of mobile devices, businesses are using mobility as a catalyst for innovation and growth,” said Dave Shirk, chief marketing officer, Kony, Inc. We are proud of the recognition our innovation has received from CTIA as we have made tremendous investments and strides in delivering industry-leading enterprise mobility solutions that are trusted by the world’s leading companies. Powered by Kony’s open mobility platform, we enable customers to compete in “mobile-time” by rapidly delivering great mobile app experiences to employees, customers and partners.”

MobITs Awards winners were announced on Wednesday, September 10 at Super Mobility Week.

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CTIA Shows bring together all industries advanced by wireless technology for intense business, learning and networking. Super Mobility Week (www.supermobilityweek.com) takes place Sept. 9, 10 and 11, 2014 at the Sands Expo and Convention Center in Las Vegas. Twitter: @ctiashows | Facebook: www.ctiashows.com/facebook | LinkedIn: www.ctiashows.com/linkedin

About CTIA

CTIA-The Wireless Association® (www.ctia.org) is an international organization representing the wireless communications industry. Membership in the association includes wireless carriers and their suppliers, as well as providers and manufacturers of wireless data services and products. CTIA advocates on behalf of its members at all levels of government. The association also coordinates the industry’s voluntary best practices and initiatives, and sponsors the industry’s leading wireless tradeshow. CTIA was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington, D.C.

About Kony

Kony is the fastest growing cloud-based enterprise mobility solution provider and an industry leader among mobile application development platform (MADP) providers, serving enterprise customers around the globe. The Kony Experience Platform is an integrated software development lifecycle (SDLC) platform that empowers businesses to define, design, develop, test, deploy, and manage multi-edge mobile applications from a single codebase. With Kony, customers can deliver stunning user-first experiences, get to market faster, and lower total of ownership for applications. Kony also offers ready-to-run business mobile apps to better engage with customers and help increase employee productivity by enabling them to gain access to company systems and information via their mobile devices.

In September 2014, Gartner placed Kony in the “Leaders” quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Mobile Application Development Platforms. Kony was also honored in the Mobile Star Awards for achievements in enterprise application development; named a winner for Red Herring’s Top 100 North America award; and included on the Inc. 500|5000 list of fastest growing private companies in America. For more information, please visit www.kony.com. Connect with Kony on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.

Contacts

Media Contacts:
Kony, Inc.
Jean Kondo, 650-645-2220
Jean.kondo@kony.com
or
Blanc & Otus
Jennifer Smith, 415-856-5152
jsmith@blancandotus.com

Contacts

Media Contacts:
Kony, Inc.
Jean Kondo, 650-645-2220
Jean.kondo@kony.com
or
Blanc & Otus
Jennifer Smith, 415-856-5152
jsmith@blancandotus.com