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Plex Systems Awarded for Communication Excellence by IABC Detroit

June 28, 2012

Plex Systems, provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, announces it received two Renaissance Awards from the Detroit chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC).

AUBURN HILLS, Mich., and CANTON, Mich., June 28, 2012--- PPlex Systems Inc., provider of Plex Online, Cloud ERP for manufacturers, today announced it received two Renaissance Awards from the Detroit chapter of the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC). Plex Systems and its agency of record, Markit Strategies & PR, were recognized with an Award of Honor in Communication Management in the categories of Integrated Marketing Communication and Media Relations during a ceremony on June 21 in downtown Detroit.

IABC Detroit’s 31st Annual Renaissance Awards honored the top business communicators and their programs from the Metro Detroit region. Submissions were reviewed by IABC members from around the country – this year, from St. Louis; Columbus, Ohio; Sacramento, Calif.; and Richmond, Va. – and awards were presented in the areas of Communication Management, Communication Skills and Communication Creative.

“We’re proud of the marketing and communications program Plex Systems and Markit Strategies have built together, and to be recognized by such a distinguished organization as IABC Detroit is great for everyone involved,” said Plex Systems Vice President of Products and Marketing Patrick Fetterman. “Through this team of dedicated, talented professionals, we’ve won 12 awards in six years – but most importantly, we’ve created an effective program that resonates not only with our community of users, but with our peers as well. We look forward to accomplishing much more together in the future.”

“This award illustrates what can be accomplished when a comprehensive, long-term marketing campaign is jointly undertaken between an agency and a technology company with a sophisticated understanding of marketing like Plex Systems,” said Markit Strategies Founder and CEO Peggy Fenwick. “We are very grateful for the recognition by IABC, but are most proud of helping Plex Systems succeed in the competitive manufacturing ERP marketplace.”

IABC is a global network of communication professionals committed to improving organizational effectiveness through strategic communication. Established in 1970, IABC serves approximately 15,000 members in 80 countries and 100 chapters.

About Plex Systems

Plex Systems, Inc.® is the leader in cloud-delivered smart manufacturing solutions, empowering the world’s manufacturers to make awesome products. Our platform gives manufacturers the ability to connect, automate, track and analyze every aspect of their business to drive transformation. The Plex Smart Manufacturing Platform includes solutions for manufacturing execution (MES), ERP, quality, supply chain planning and management, Industrial IoT and analytics to connect people, systems, machines, and supply chains, enabling them to lead with precision, efficiency and agility.


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Contact Information

Lori Zoellner
Director, Corporate Communications
Plex Systems


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