Elite distinction awarded for exceptional contributions to the Sitecore community
Los Angeles, CA — February 14, 2019 — XCentium, a full-service digital consultancy, today announced that 9 team members from XCentium have been awarded nine Most Valuable Professionals (MVPs) by Sitecore®, the global leader in digital experience management software. XCentium’s 2019 Sitecore MVPs are 9 of only 315 professionals worldwide to be named a Sitecore MVP this year.
Now it its 13th year, Sitecore’s MVP program recognizes exceptional professionals from the Sitecore community who actively share their expertise of Sitecore products to advance the future of customer experience and drive organizational change. A distinguished group of 315 Sitecore experts from the more than 12,000 certified developers and more than 20,000 active community participants, Sitecore MVPs are awarded for the quality, quantity, and level of impact of the contributions they make by sharing their product expertise and mastery of the Sitecore platform with other Sitecore partners and customers.
XCentium’s nine Sitecore MVPs were awarded to:
• Amrit Raj, Sitecore Ambassador MVP
• Martin Knudsen, Sitecore Ambassador MVP
• Uy Tran, Sitecore Ambassador MVP
• Kautilya Prasad, Sitecore Commerce MVP
• Srikanth Kondapally, Sitecore Commerce MVP
• Ola Owolawi, Sitecore Commerce MVP
• Julia Gavrilova, Sitecore Technology MVP
• Hao Yin, Sitecore Technology MVP
• Olga Kogan, Sitecore Technology MVP
“XCentium is humbled to have nine Sitecore MVPs in our ranks for 2019. This award shows our team’s dedication to delivering leading and complex Sitecore solutions for our clients, along with our commitment to participating in and expanding the Sitecore Community. We are grateful to Sitecore for these awards and look forward to further deepening our partnership with Sitecore this year,” said Amrit Raj, Managing Partner at XCentium and Sitecore Ambassador MVP.
As one of few firms to have been awarded 9+ Sitecore MVPs, and the only firm worldwide awarded three Sitecore Commerce MVPs, XCentium is distinguished for its Sitecore expertise, winning the 2018 Ultimate Sitecore Experience Award for the Americas for work on Applebees.com and IHOP.com. XCentium delivers engaging and innovative solutions for clients with full implementation services including UX/UI, Digital Strategy, CMS, Commerce, Salesforce and Cloud.
“The Sitecore community is renown as a place where members can easily collaborate and benefit from the vision and technical knowledge of one another,” said Pieter Brinkman, Senior Director of Technical Marketing at Sitecore. “Within this community, MVPs set the standard of excellence for product expertise, enthusiasm, and willingness to donate time and energy to help customers and partners realize the full power of the Sitecore platform. Their passion is instrumental to the ongoing success of the Sitecore ecosystem.”
The Sitecore Experience Platform™ combines web content management, omnichannel digital delivery, insights into customer activity and engagement, and strategic digital marketing tools into a single, unified platform. Sitecore Experience Commerce™ natively integrates content and commerce so brands can fully personalize and individualize the end-to-end shopping experience before, during, and after the transaction. Both platforms capture in real time every minute interaction—and intention—that customers and prospects have with a brand across digital and offline channels. The result is that Sitecore customers are able to use the platform to engage with prospects and customers in a highly personalized manner, earning long-term customer loyalty.
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XCentium is an award-winning digital consultancy, that helps clients align their technology strategy with business objectives. Leveraging technology excellence to deliver superior results, XCentium delivers engaging customer experiences on web and mobile and helps clients run their business in the cloud. XCentium specialties include UX/UI, Digital Strategy, CMS, Commerce, Salesforce and Cloud.
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