Named TechAmerica High Tech Awards Finalist

SAN DIEGO – Oct. 20, 2009 ‑ Service‑, the pioneer of modern SaaS for IT service management, today announced it has been named a TechAmerica High Tech Award finalist in the software category.

"Service‑ is a modern IT service management application that provides customers with a flexible, intuitive and self‑managing software experience," said Rob Luddy, Service‑ worldwide VP of sales and marketing. "A simple approach sets us apart and has been validated by hundreds of the biggest and most visionary IT organizations worldwide."

Service‑ was selected from numerous San Diego‑based companies nominated for technological and business innovation, exceptional products, market validation, perseverance in the face of adversity and community involvement.

TechAmerica will recognize outstanding technology companies at its sixteenth annual awards ceremony on Friday, Oct. 30 at the Hyatt Aventine in La Jolla, Calif.

TechAmerica is a leading voice for the U.S. technology industry representing approximately 1,500 member companies of all sizes from the public and commercial sectors of the economy. It is the industry's largest advocacy organization and is dedicated to helping members' top and bottom lines. Learn more at

About Service‑

Service‑ enterprise IT service management software combines ITIL v3 process support, software‑as‑a‑service (SaaS) delivery, and modern Web functionality to provide a flexible, intuitive and self‑managing application. Service‑ was founded by Fred Luddy, former CTO of Peregrine Systems and Remedy. The company is based in Solana Beach, Calif. and has more than 315 enterprise customers worldwide. For more information, please visit http://www.service‑