Decision First TechnologiesTM Awarded 2009 SAP Pinnacle Award

Atlanta, GA (PressExposure) June 17, 2009 -- Decision First Technologies (DFT) today announced that they have been awarded a 2009 SAP® Pinnacle Award in the SAP BusinessObjectsTM Channel Partner category. SAP Pinnacle Awards were granted to leading SAP partners that have excelled in enhancing the customer experience, addressing critical issues such as accelerating co-innovation and improving return on investment. Winners were selected based on over 300 nominations, twice the amount in 2008, received from partners and SAP employees. Decision First received the award at a special awards ceremony held on the eve of SAPPHIRE® 2009, SAP's international customer conference held in Orlando, Fla. May 11 - 14.

"Decision First is thrilled to be the first recipient ever of the 2009 Pinnacle Award in the category of SAP BusinessObjects Channel Partner," said Taylor Courtnay, vice president of sales at DFT. "Adding this award to our recent receipt of the SAP BusinessObjects Solution Provider Partner of the Year, U.S. award continues to show our strength and commitment to the business intelligence community and the SAP partner program."

Decision First specializes in delivering end-to-end business intelligence solutions and has helped many companies like National Vision (NVI), the fourth largest optical retailer in the United States, reach their BI goals. Louann Seguin, director of strategy and business intelligence at NVI presented the organization's vision and experiences in a session at SAPPHIRE 2009.

"We have worked with DFT for over two years implementing different pieces of our BI strategy," said Ms. Seguin. "DFT has provided expert product knowledge and BI expertise to help us achieve our goals. I congratulate them on receiving the 2009 SAP Pinnacle Award and the SAP BusinessObjects Solution Provider Partner of the Year, U.S. award. Based on their track record, they are a very deserving recipient."

"SAP is committed to working with partners of all sizes to be as successful as possible in partnering with SAP," said Patricia Hume, senior vice president, Global SME Indirect Channel, SAP. "Partners like this year's Pinnacle award recipients exemplify excellence in action. They are very successful companies and are devoted to helping midsized companies meet their specific business needs. We thank Decision First for their dedication and passion to partnering with SAP to help redefine the customer experience in the midmarket."

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Contact: Taylor Courtnay Decision First Technologies Atlanta, GA Tel: 678-569-1150 Fax: 678-559-0394

About Decision First Technologies

Decision First Technologies is an Atlanta-based software provider and professional services company specializing in delivering end-to-end business intelligence solutions to its customers. An SAP BusinessObjects solution provider partner, DFT resells products and offers certified consulting and training for SAP BusinessObjects technologies. With over 15 years of experience, DFT has helped hundreds of companies make better business decisions, dramatically reducing costs, increasing revenues and boosting profits. For more information on Decision First, visit

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