The Alabama Information Technology Association (AITA) has selected Intergraph Corp. as Alabama’s 2007 Large Company of the Year.
AITA chose Intergraph for its proven success, financial growth and stability, strategic vision, alliances, acquisitions, profitability, product development and other factors. The delineation between large and small company categories was set at $15 million.
In addition to being selected as AITA’s Large Company of the Year, Intergraph Global IT Vice President Bill Johnson was a chosen as a Top IT Executive of the Year finalist.
Founded in 1969, Huntsville-based Intergraph is the leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software. Intergraph’s software helps security organizations, businesses and governments organize vast amounts of complex data into understandable visual representations, creating intelligent maps, managing assets, building and operating better plants and ships and protecting critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world.
“As a technology pioneer in Alabama that now is enjoying the most unprecedented growth and prosperity in its long history, we are honored to be chosen by AITA for this prestigious award,” said Intergraph President and CEO R. Halsey Wise. “This award is a tribute to the unwavering commitment of our employees here in Alabama and around the world who continue to develop and deploy world-class technologies.”
The top companies were honored during the Fourth Annual AITA Leadership Technology Awards Banquet Oct. 25 in Huntsville. The Leadership in Technology Awards Banquet celebrates the achievements of Alabama's best technology companies, leaders and entrepreneurs.
“The scope of this year’s nominations and those being honored this week as finalists and winners truly reflect what Alabama has to offer the rest of the world in high technology innovation,” said Kate Gray, AITA’s executive director.
About Intergraph Corporation
Intergraph Corporation is the leading global provider of spatial information management (SIM) software. Security organizations, businesses and governments in more than 60 countries rely on the company’s spatial technology and services to make better and faster operational decisions. Intergraph’s customers organize vast amounts of complex data into understandable visual representations, creating intelligent maps, managing assets, building and operating better plants and ships and protecting critical infrastructure and millions of people around the world. For more information, visit www.intergraph.com.
AITA is Alabama’s only non-profit association dedicated to raising awareness of high tech issues, events, policy, education, funding, and other key areas affecting the Alabama high tech industry. AITA members enjoy a wealth of information, a resourceful network of peers, informative seminars, timely updates, and a variety of resources to assist with all of the high tech endeavors of Alabama business. For more information, visit www.alabama-infotech.org.
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