SAN JOSE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Wrike, the work management software for high-performance teams, was named Commercial Innovator of the Year at Microsoft’s 2018 Windows Developer Awards for their desktop application, Wrike for Windows. The application was honored for “harnessing creativity that helps organizations and their employees accomplish their goals. This award recognizes a development talent focused on creating amazing commercial applications.”
“Our development team is always iterating to build tools that improve the ways teams manage work, collaborate and communicate,” said Wrike CEO Andrew Filev. “They did an incredible job building a desktop app that addresses our customers’ demands for a focused experience with and even faster accessibility to Wrike. Along with our Microsoft Office integrations, such as Wrike for Microsoft Teams and Wrike for Outlook, with Wrike for Windows we continue to deliver powerful work management capabilities across Microsoft products. We’re very honored to win this award and look forward to continuing to invest into the Microsoft ecosystem.”
The Windows Developer Awards is part of Microsoft Build, Microsoft’s annual developer conference which is expected to draw more than 6000 attendees and feature over 350 sessions covering the latest developments in Microsoft platforms like Azure, Visual Studio and Microsoft 365.
Wrike is a SaaS-based collaborative work management platform that helps teams and organizations reach operational excellence. Wrike is used by more than 15,000 companies in 130 countries to transform their operations, enabling them to deliver products and services at scale in the on-demand economy. A leader in enterprise collaborative work management, Wrike was named one of the fastest growing companies in North America on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™ List for the third consecutive year in 2017. Wrike has also earned best workplace awards from the San Francisco Business Times/Silicon Valley Business Journal and Bay Area News Group.