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Act-On Software Named to Forbes' Annual Ranking of America's Most Promising Companies

BEAVERTON, OR -- (Marketwire) -- 02/07/13 -- Act-On Software, a leading provider of cloud-based integrated marketing automation software, today announced that it has been named to the Forbes "America's Most Promising Companies" list. Ranked at number 82, Act-On Software is among a list of one hundred U.S.-based, privately held, high-growth companies with bright futures. Announced February 6, the complete list of companies can be found on the Forbes website.

Over the course of six months Forbes reviewed thousands of applications from companies vying for a place on this list. Forbes created a holistic gauge of young, privately held companies by calibrating their trajectories based on a variety of business factors. The final assessment was based on growth (both in sales and hiring), quality of management team and investors, margins, market size and key partnerships.

"We are honored to be named to Forbes' Most Promising Companies list," said Raghu Raghavan, CEO of Act-On Software. "This accolade is a great testament to the dedication of Act-On employees, a superior product, a vibrant customer and partner ecosystem and a large growing market -- all of which have contributed to the success of the company."

Companies of all sizes turn to Act-On to execute multi-channel, online demand generation and lead nurturing campaigns by automating critical marketing tasks and providing rich analytics and reports in real-time. Act-On's over 1,400 customers range in size from small and mid-size businesses to departments of large enterprises across all major industry verticals such as technology, manufacturing, healthcare and finance. To learn more, please visit www.act-on.com.

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About Act-On
Act-On Software's cloud-based marketing automation platform is the foundation of successful marketing campaigns everywhere -- from small, simple and direct, to complex globally implemented programs. Act-On's technology features an Instant-On™ database for accelerated campaign implementation; an easy, highly intuitive user interface; and a comprehensive, feature-rich solution set. This includes a best-in-class email engine with one-click integration to leading web conferencing and CRM solutions; tools for website visitor tracking, lead scoring, lead nurturing and social media prospecting; design tools for web forms, landing pages and emails; and more. Act-On is headquartered in Beaverton, Oregon, with offices in Roseville and Menlo Park, California, and Bangalore, India.

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