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Episerver Announces Annual Partner of the Year and Site Awards Winners

Adage Technologies, Nansen, Whereoware and iMedia Inc recognized for outstanding use of digital marketing and ecommerce solutions

Episerver, a global software provider for innovative digital marketing and e-commerce solutions, today announced its Partner of the Year and Site Awards at this year’s North American Summit. Selection criteria included business value gained to the customer and best practices around helping an organization become a digital leader.

“We’re thrilled to announce and recognize our partners who have demonstrated superior use of the Episerver platform to help our mutual customers become digital leaders,” said Marty Leamy, President at Episerver. “We know that without the support from our partners, we would be unable to reach our goals and make good on our mission to provide customers and businesses with digital marketing and ecommerce solutions and strategies that drive top-line business results.

Key highlights from this year’s awards include:

Adage Technologies: 2014 Partner of the Year: 

Adage Technologies has been an Episerver Premium Solution Partner for over seven years, and has implemented over thirty Episerver sites. Shared customers with Episerver, include: North Shore University Health System, Silverpop, Goodman Theatre and Shedd Aquarium, to name a few.

Shedd Aquarium, a recent site launch for Adage Technologies, has achieved several key digital marketing goals by leveraging Episerver to personalize communication and connect their users with engaging content, across screens and channels at

View the complete Shedd Aquarium case study.

Nansen: 2014 Best e-Commerce Site: 

Nansen, an Episerver Global Premium Solution Partner, upgraded the Frigidaire site to Episerver 7 (both CMS and Commerce), by implementing a complete redesign of the site collaboratively with Electrolux’s advertising/branding agency, DDB, and implemented full ecommerce capabilities for the nearly 300 products that qualify as Filters & Accessories on Since employing both Episerver 7 CMS and Episerver 7 Commerce, the site is on track to generate increased revenues.

View the complete Electrolux/Frigidaire case study.

Whereoware: 2014 Best Digital Marketing Site: 

Whereoware, an Episerver Solution Partner, implemented Episerver 7 CMS & Silverpop Engage to create personalized customer experiences to increase brand loyalty for Nutricia Metabolics, a global health food manufacturing company. With the integrated Episerver and Silverpop solution, Nutricia is delivering targeted and personalized content based on visitor personas, both on their website and in their marketing emails. Since site-launch, Nutricia has seen an 76% decrease in bounce rate, 42% increase in time on-site, and 52% increase in page views at

View the complete Nutricia case study.  

iMedia Inc: 2014 Partner to Watch:

iMedia, Inc has received partner recognition for their rapidly growing Episerver client base this year. The strategic interactive agency has delivered outstanding digital marketing solutions for the following three Episerver clients: American Society of Plant Biologists, Janome, and Duxiana.

Duxiana, a leading manufacturer of luxury sleep systems, sought to upgrade their website to act as a lead generation tool with an integrated, personalized, omni-channel experience that carried over to their brick-and-mortar stores. Leveraging Episerver 7 CMS, Duxiana has achieved a massive increase in website opt-ins, significant spikes in site traffic, reduced site bounce rates at

View the complete Duxiana case study here.

The winners were announced at this year’s 2014 Episerver Summit. The event brought together Episerver partners, customers and developers for an action-packed day in Chicago discussing the latest in customer experience, loyalty, e-commerce, content management, digital strategies and market trends.

About Optimizely (Episerver)

At Optimizely (Episerver), we're on a mission to help people unlock their digital potential. With our leading digital experience platform (DXP), we equip teams with the tools and insights they need to create and optimize in new and novel ways. Now, companies can operate with data-driven confidence to create hyper-personalized experiences. Building sophisticated solutions has never been simpler. Optimizely’s 900+ partners and 1100+ employees in offices around the globe are proud to help more than 9,000 brands, including Toyota, Santander, eBay, KLM and Mazda, enrich their customer lifetime value, increase revenue and grow their brands. Learn more at

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