Sage North America won a silver Edison award for its Job Ready educational resources, created to empower the construction and real estate industry to make smarter decisions and technology investments for their businesses. Sage was recognized for Business Optimization, part of the Innovative Services category, by the internationally renowned Edison Awards. The distinguished awards, inspired by Thomas Edison's persistence and inventiveness, recognize innovation, creativity and ingenuity in the global economy. The Edison Awards gala was held last night in San Francisco, Calif.
Sage Job Ready, developed with brand innovation agency Speak!, provides a fresh approach to addressing the critical issues that shape today's construction firms. It encourages construction professionals to think proactively about how to manage risk, improve communication and collaboration, win jobs, and make better business decisions. It also seeks to accelerate the construction industry's traditionally slow adoption of new technology.
The Edison Awards is a program conducted by Edison Universe, a 501(c)(3) charitable organization dedicated to fostering future innovators. The 2014 Edison Awards are sponsored by Ipsos. For more information about the Edison Awards, Edison Universe and a list of 2014 winners, visit www.edisonawards.com.