OREM, Utah – July 09, 2009 — Jive Communications (www.jive.com), an enterprise-quality telephone systems and services provider, placed in the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) 2009 “Top 25 Under Five” awards luncheon.
Jive Communications (Jive), which uses a Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) system to provide its small business customers with award winning service, was selected as one of the award winners due to its consistent revenue growth and ability to create new jobs.
“We’ve got some of the best minds in Utah working on the best virtual telephone platform available,” said Brent Thomson, CEO of Jive. “It’s because of them and our incredible customer support and sales staff that we could place 19th in the UVEF Top 25 Under Five. It’s a great honor to be recognized with so many of Utah’s best up-and-coming companies.”
Now in its tenth year, the UVEF has recognized more than 200 entrepreneurs and companies throughout its history. Other notable companies recognized in this year’s awards luncheon included ZAGG, Imagine Learning, OrangeSoda, Allegiance and Aribex.
“This is a tough economic climate for all businesses, right now, especially start-ups,” said UVEF 2009 chairman Roger Andrus. “These Top 25 winners overcame great odds by growing their revenues and creating jobs. They represent the spirit of entrepreneurship that will serve this state well.”