Notable Year-Over-Year Growth from Autodesk Partner
SAN RAFAEL, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 14, 2012--
Inc. (NASDAQ:ADSK), a leader in 3D design, engineering and
entertainment software, has named Ideate, Inc. its North American fourth
quarter Reseller of the Quarter for the 2012 Autodesk fiscal year.
Selected from more than 200 partners throughout North America, Ideate
earned the Reseller of the Quarter, in part, as a result of their 150
percent increase in software license sales to customers in architecture,
engineering and construction (AEC) and media & entertainment (M&E)
industries. Ideate drove significant new license and Autodesk
Subscription sales, underscoring Ideate’s commitment to customer
satisfaction and attention to customer retention.
“We continue to see solid performance and customer commitment from
Ideate,” said Dave Rhodes, vice president, Americas Sales, Autodesk.
“Ideate repeatedly shows best practices while working to drive adoption
of our software. We have a long-standing relationship, and we look
forward to many more years working together to address the needs of our
To help users fully implement the expanded Autodesk solution set, Ideate
and Autodesk work together to provide technical and consulting resources
to meet industry specific customer needs for which they have been a
trusted source for more than 25 years. Ideate also hosts various
in-person and virtual events to help educate their clients, providing
them with updated information in the latest industry trends and
technologies. Ideate is a Gold Partner and an Autodesk Authorized
Training Center (ATC). The company serves customers in Northern
California and the Pacific Northwest.
"We dedicate ourselves above all to our customers' achievement of
success," says Ideate President Bob Palioca. "And we are satisfied only
when our customers are overwhelmingly delighted with the complete
solutions we provide. To be recognized by Autodesk confirms that we are
succeeding in our mission to help our customers reach their goals. We
are pleased and truly honored."
Autodesk selects the Reseller of the Quarter based on exceptional sales
growth, conscientious customer support, use of best practices, industry
knowledge and dedication.
About Ideate, Inc.
Ideate, Inc. is a leading Autodesk solutions provider, offering quality
software, training, support and custom consulting and 3D printing
services to AEC professionals. Established in 1992 and headquartered in
San Francisco, California, Ideate is recognized as a Gold Partner for
Architecture, Engineering and Construction, one of Autodesk's highest
levels of authorization. Ideate, Inc. operates five Autodesk Authorized
Training Centers (ATC): San Francisco, Sacramento and San Jose,
California; Portland, Oregon; and Seattle, Washington. Ideate facilities
are Autodesk Authorized Certification Centers, providing globally
recognized certification courses for professionals who sell, service and
support Autodesk products and solutions. For more information visit www.ideateinc.com.
Ideate, Inc. is also an Autodesk Authorized Developer with 25+ year’s
experience in software development and specific focus on Building
Information Modeling (BIM). Ideate BIMLink lets users pull data from an
Autodesk Revit file into user-friendly Microsoft Excel, and push Excel
data into Revit with equal ease. www.ideatebimlink.com
The Ideate Explorer for Revit is a simple, powerful Revit add-on to help
explore, quantify and manage the 10,000+ building elements in a Revit
Autodesk, Inc., is a leader in 3D
design, engineering and entertainment software. Customers across the
manufacturing, architecture, building, construction, and media and
entertainment industries -- including the last 17 Academy Award winners
for Best Visual Effects -- use Autodesk software to design, visualize
and simulate their ideas. Since its introduction of AutoCAD software in
1982, Autodesk continues to develop a broad portfolio of
state-of-the-art software for global markets. For additional information
about Autodesk, visit www.autodesk.com.
Autodesk, AutoCAD, ATC, and Revit are registered trademarks or
trademarks of Autodesk, Inc., and/or its subsidiaries and/or affiliates
in the USA and/or other countries. Academy Award is a registered
trademark of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. All other
brand names, product names or trademarks belong to their respective
holders. Autodesk reserves the right to alter product and services
offerings, and specifications and pricing at any time without notice,
and is not responsible for typographical or graphical errors that may
appear in this document.
© 2012 Autodesk, Inc. All rights reserved.
Source: Autodesk, Inc.
Angela Simoes, 415-547-2388