Rabobank and eFocus win Episerver Awards 2014

Haarlem, the Netherlands, 26 June 2014

Rabobank was given an award for the innovative use of Episerver CMS and Find, whereas eFocus was rewarded for its major contribution to the developers community.

 The Dutch Economic Research Department of Rabobank and web agency eFocus have received the Episerver Awards 2014. Episerver, the leading global supplier of software solutions for e-commerce and digital marketing, today handed out the awards during the annual Episerver Benelux event at the Museum for Communication in The Hague. Rabobank was given an award for the innovative use of Episerver CMS and Find, whereas eFocus was rewarded for its major contribution to the developers community.

Innovative design

Rabobank's Economic Research Department received the Episerver Award for the website www.economie.rabobank.com. On this site, which was built based on Episerver CMS and Find, Rabobank analysts publish their research. By basing the navigation and advanced search function on Episerver Find, it is easy for visitors to search through the publications and articles. Partner web agency 72Media built the platform.

Contribution to developers community

Web agency eFocus, which has been a partner since 2010, received the award on account of its contribution to the developers community. eFocus contributes by being the first partner in the Benelux to have one of the 23 worldwide Episerver Most Valued Professionals (EMVP) within the organisation. Furthermore, it has played a major role in the organization of the first Episerver developers meet-up.

Marten Kruisinga, Benelux Managing Director Episerver Benelux: "In the online world in which Episerver is active and everything takes place at Internet speed, building up knowledge is of vital importance. eFocus clearly contributes to this."

Kruisinga, who handed out the awards during the Episerver event, is proud of both parties, who in his view have greatly contributed to the company's mission. "I am proud of the ecosystem of partners and customers that we have built in the Benelux. We do this together. In both cases it has resulted in well-administered and highly user-friendly websites. Both winners contribute to our mission: solutions for our customers with which engaging websites and online results can be realize."

About Episerver

Episerver connects ecommerce and digital marketing to help business create unique customer experiences which generates business results. Episerver's platform combines content, e-commerce and multi-channel marketing capabilities to work full-circle for businesses online, from intelligent optimization, lead-generation through to conversion and repeat business.

Sitting at the centre of the digital marketing ecosystem, Episerver empowers online and IT professionals to create superior customer experience for more than 20,000 websites worldwide. Built on .net, and supported by a pioneering partner network of over 755 partners in over 30 countries, Episervers platform gives customers the ability to deliver the right content to the right person in the right format at a time that suits them. This approach means customers can maximize their investment in digital marketing and increase ROI. The company was founded in 1994 and has offices in the United States, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Finland, The Netherlands, South Africa, Australia, Spain, UAE and the United Kingdom. 

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