GAITHERSBURG, MD - June 21, 2010 - BroadSoft®, the leading global provider of IP-based communications services to the telecommunications industry, today announced that it has been named the winner in the Telecommunications category for the American Technology Awards, which bestows the only "Best Of" awards that recognize all technology products and services for the technology industry. The award was attributed to BroadSoft's Consumer Experience, a service that provides telecommunications subscribers with new capabilities and functionality, allowing them to communicate anytime, anywhere and from any device. Nominations for The American Technology Awards, "The Termans," were vetted by industry experts and technology companies. These awards have been named after Frederick Terman, who is widely credited as being the father of Silicon Valley.
"BroadSoft is proud to be named winner of the Terman Award in the Telecommunications category," said Michael Tessler, BroadSoft president and CEO. "We have been providing innovative business and consumer communications solutions for more than 12 years, transforming the ways people connect, communicate, and collaborate, and it's an honor for everyone at BroadSoft to have our achievements recognized by TechAmerica Foundation."
"We had many nominations for these prestigious awards, and we congratulate BroadSoft for their winning achievement," said Phil Bond, chairman, TechAmerica Foundation. "TechAmerica Foundation is excited to highlight BroadSoft as it continues to influence technology development in telecommunications throughout the rest of the world."
The winners were announced on June 16 at TechAmerica Foundation's Eighth Annual Technology and Government Dinner which has been a premier Washington, D.C. networking event bringing hundreds of industry, congressional and government leaders together at one venue to celebrate the partnership between industry and government.
For more information about the Terman Awards, please visit: www.techamericafoundation.org/thetermans.
BroadSoft is the leading global provider of software that enables fixed-line, mobile and cable service providers to deliver voice and multimedia services over their IP-based networks. The Company's software, BroadWorks®, enables its service provider customers to provide enterprises and consumers with a range of cloud-based, or hosted, IP multimedia communications, such as hosted IP private branch exchanges, video calling, unified communications, collaboration and converged mobile and fixed-line services.