January 31, 2013

Thomson Reuters Wins SIIA CODiE Award for Checkpoint World

Thomson Reuters has won a 2013 SIIA CODiE Award for its Checkpoint™ World research platform today at SIIA’s annual conference for information leaders. The online service was recognized for its excellence in the category “Best Service Using Aggregated Content.”

Designed for multinational corporations, Checkpoint World streamlines tax research workflow and provides expert analysis and breaking news on international tax and accounting topics.

“We’re honored to receive this prestigious award,” said Steve Mendelsohn, managing director of Knowledge Solutions, Thomson Reuters. “This re-affirms our industry-leadership position as information experts in the tax and accounting market.”

Also recognized as content finalists were:

•    Thomson Reuters Checkpoint mobile and 
•    Tax & Accounting eBooks on Thomson Reuters ProView app.

“We are especially pleased with the high-caliber of this year’s CODiE Award winners. The products selected as finalists stand as a testament to the dedication finalist companies have not only to meet, but also to exceed their customer and partner expectations,” noted SIIA vice president for the content division, Kathy Greenler Sexton. “This was an extremely competitive year for the Content CODiE Awards.”

Serving as the pre-eminent awards program for the software and information industries, the SIIA CODiE Awards have been honoring excellence for 27 years. This year’s program had 75 categories organized by industry focus in content, education, and software.

Recipients in the content categories represent the best products, technologies, and services created by or for media, publishers, and information services providers.

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