BEIJING & PLANO, Texas—(BUSINESS WIRE)—February 1, 2007— UGS Corp., a leading global provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, today announced that Chuck Yuan, vice president and managing director of Greater China Operations for UGS, was honored with 'Top 10 People in the News,' and UGS was awarded the PLM Vendor of the Year by ERPworld.net at the Top 100 Business Applications 2007 Conference.
"I am honored to receive this award and wish to thank the panel
for the industry's recognition. We will continue to strive for greater
development and success," said Yuan. "UGS is committed to helping
Chinese enterprises become more competitive as they play an
increasingly critical role in the evolution of global innovation
"It is due to the incessant efforts of UGS in China over the past
two decades and the active efforts of Mr. Chuck Yuan that PLM
witnessed rapid growth in China and demands for PLM products and
solutions increased dramatically," said Dennis Ji, appraisal committee
member and CEO of ERPworld.net.
Yuan joined UGS April 2005 to manage sales, after-sales support
and customer services, and marketing for UGS in China and Hong Kong
and expanded his responsibilities to include Taiwan in 2006. With his
expansive knowledge and understanding of the market, he has helped
increase the competitiveness of UGS in a market of strategic
significance to UGS and to the world. Customers of UGS also benefit
from Yuan's leadership. CIO's of Beiqi Foton Motor and Xuji Group
Corporation, Yang Guotao and Hao Zixian, present customers of UGS,
received the Top 10 CIO award respectively in the conference.
UGS entered the China market in 1987 and this year marks the 20th
anniversary for UGS in China. The company established the first
representative office in Beijing in 1990 and set up an R&D center in
Shanghai in 2004. UGS has more than 4,000 customers throughout Greater
China, such as Shanghai Automotive Industry Corporation (Group), Chery
Automobile, Shenyang Liming Aero-Engine Group Corporation, and Haier
Group. UGS also carried out productive strategic cooperation with
Conference of Top 100 Business Applications 2007 is an annual
event in the field of management software initiated by ERP World. It
was organized by the Chinese Institute of Electronics, the Software
Society of China and other authoritative associations. The awards
issued by the conference represent the authoritative view of the
industry, therefore attracting great attention from the media and the
UGS is a leading global provider of product lifecycle management
(PLM) software and services with 4.3 million licensed seats and 47,000
customers worldwide. Headquartered in Plano, Texas, UGS' vision is to
enable a world where organizations and their partners collaborate
through global innovation networks to deliver world-class products and
services while leveraging UGS' open enterprise solutions, fulfilling
the mission of enabling them to transform their process of innovation.
For more information on UGS products and services, visit www.ugs.com.
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