Workday Passes 25 Customer Milestone Life Time Fitness, CareerBuilder.com, Southwestern Energy Among Key New Customers
WALNUT CREEK, CALIF. – November 27, 2007 – WorkdayTM, Inc., today announced that Chiquita Brands International, Inc. (NYSE: CQB) is among the more than 25 companies to date that have selected Workday solutions. New customers include CareerBuilder, The Carlyle Group, Life Time Fitness (NYSE:LTM), The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Secure Computing, and Southwestern Energy Company.
"Partnering with Workday complements Chiquita's corporate strategy to build a high-performance organization by providing our human resources organization access to the management solutions that will enable us to focus more on our core competencies and deliver more value to the company," said Kevin Holland, senior vice president and chief people officer for Chiquita Brands International. "We expect this agreement will help us drive cost savings, while allowing us to concentrate on delivering innovative, higher-margin products to our customers and consumers."
"We're off-the-charts excited to welcome Chiquita Brands, one of the world's most recognizable companies, as a Workday customer," said Dave Duffield, Workday CEO and chief customer advocate. "Workday now has more than 25 customers, we've expanded our suite beyond Human Capital Management to include Financials, and we're seeing substantial interest from large enterprises. As we pass the first anniversary of our launch, across the board we're extremely happy with Workday's growth and achievements in 2007."
"Some people have been proclaiming that SaaS is only for small companies, but we're seeing exactly the opposite," Duffield continued. "Large, forward-thinking organizations see the cost benefits and superb customer experience available with on-demand solutions. We're proud to have this fabulous group of new customers joining Workday."
Dave Duffield, Workday CEO and Chief Customer Advocate
Dynamic, industry-leading companies are selecting Workday solutions to manage their businesses. New Workday customers are listed below, with more detailed profile information available at www.workday.com/our_customers.
Workday is the leader in SaaS-based enterprise solutions for global human resources and financial management, providing new levels of business agility for a fraction of the cost of buying, deploying and maintaining legacy on-premise systems. More than 100 customers, spanning mid-sized organizations to global Fortune 500 businesses, have selected Workday. Workday Human Capital Management and Workday Financial Management use modern, standards-based technologies to provide an unparalleled level of agility, ease-of-use, and integration capability. For more information about Workday, please visit www.workday.com.
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