Press Release:


For Immediate Release:


Chris Hodgins

Aspire Technologies, Inc.
Email: chris@quotewerks.com

QuoteWerks named "Best-in-Class" winner in The Fourth Annual Users Choice Awards Presented by RealMarket:

Orlando FL, August 29, 2002— Aspire Technologies, Inc. has been named a "Best-in-Class" winner in The Fourth Annual Users Choice Awards, sponsored by RealMarket. The company’s product QuoteWerks' was entered in the category Proposal Management.

The Users Choice Awards is the only awards program in which customer relationship management (CRM) products are judged by the end user. There were 80 product entries in a total of 25 categories including: CRM Suite - MidMarket, Help Desk/Service Desk, Sales Tools, and Outsourcing.

At the DCI Customer Relationship Management Conference & Expo held Aug 28 - 30, 2002, awards were presented by Gary Lemke, President of RealMarket and special guest presenters Greg Oxton, Executive Director for The Consortium for Service Innovation and Ron Muns, Founder and Chairman of the Help Desk Institute. "It takes more than just a good product to create happy customers. These winners are obviously doing a number of things well to receive high praise from their customers" stated Gary Lemke, President of RealMarket.

About RealMarket:

RealMarket is a market research and intelligence firm dedicated to helping advance the Customer Relationship Management market through research and education. The company publishes RealMarket Today!, a daily email that covers news and financial information for the CRM industry and reaches over 30,000 readers daily. Additionally, RealMarket produces RealMarket Live!, a weekly webcast "talkshow" featuring discussions with industry leaders on driving topics in customer management. RealMarket is headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana.

About Aspire Technologies, Inc.:

A privately held company, Aspire Technologies, Inc. was founded in 1993 under the name Creative Software. Corporate headquarters is located at 7041 Grand National Drive, Suite 207, Orlando, FL 32819. The company focuses on quoting/ordering software integration with leading contact management software such as ACT!, GoldMine, Maximizer, Outlook, SalesLogix, and TeleMagic. Aspire’s top selling product is QuoteWerks 3.0. Selling to a variety of markets, Aspire Technologies, Inc. has developed a unique niche of workgroup enabled quoting software for use across the enterprise. (https://www.quotewerks.com)