Liquidity Services Recognized as Computerworld Honors Laureate for Sustainability
Computerworld designates D.C.-based company as honoree for "green" innovation
WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Liquidity Services, Inc. (NAS: LQDT) , the leader in the surplus goods marketplace, has been named a 2013 Computerworld Honors Laureate in the Sustainability category, along with industry leaders including: IBM, HP, and Microsoft Corporation. IDG's Computerworld Honors Program recognizes companies who have used visionary applications of information technology (IT) to move business forward and benefit society.
"We are honored to be recognized alongside an impressive group of organizations as a market leader committed to green innovation," said Bill Angrick, Chairman and CEO of Liquidity Services. "Our unique reverse supply chain solution harnesses technology for Fortune 1000 companies and government agencies to establish and scale zero-waste initiatives globally within the world's largest organizations with less risk and superior results."
Liquidity Services Inc. was chosen among a pool of nominations to be recognized as one of the leading companies significantly benefitting business or society through sustainability and information technology. At the Computerworld Honors Program Awards event held in Washington, D.C., Liquidity Services' achievements were inducted into the program's international archives.
"Technology continues to play a pivotal role in transforming how business and society functions," said John Amato, vice president & publisher, Computerworld. "Computerworld is honored to recognize the outstanding accomplishments of the 2013 class of Laureates and to share their work. These projects demonstrate how IT can advance organizations' ability to compete, innovate, communicate, and prosper."
About Liquidity Services, Inc.
Liquidity Services, Inc. (NAS: LQDT) provides leading corporations, public sector agencies, and buying customers the world's most transparent, innovative, and effective online marketplaces and integrated services for surplus assets. On behalf of its clients, Liquidity Services has completed the sale of over $3.6 billion of surplus, returned, and end-of-life assets in over 500 product categories, including consumer goods, capital assets, and industrial equipment. The company is based in Washington, D.C. and has approximately 1,300 employees. Additional information can be found at: http://www.liquidityservicesinc.com.
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