Pitney Bowes Management Services Named One of Top 50 Global Outsourcers In Brown-Wilson Group User Survey
STAMFORD, Conn., June 16, 2008 - Pitney Bowes Management Services, Inc. (PBMS), a wholly owned subsidiary of Pitney Bowes Inc. (NYSE: PBI) today announced that it has been named to The Black Book of Outsourcing’s 2008 “50 Best Managed Global Outsourcing Vendors” list.
PBMS placed in the highest ten percent of all firms judged in each survey area: C-Level Commitment, Human Capital Performance, Corporate Direction and Leadership Impact. Rankings are based strictly on responses from client surveys.
“We are honored to be selected among the top 50 best managed global outsourcing vendors and proud that this decision was based solely on the feedback from our customers,” said Vincent De Palma, executive vice president and president, PBMS. “With operations on-site at more than 1,600 customer locations worldwide, we are committed to providing customers with a high level of service and value to help them control costs, optimize their business processes, and grow – through our on-site operations, our best site services, and our higher value, technology-enabled solutions.”
For eight weeks each Spring, Brown-Wilson Group, authors of The Black Book of Outsourcing, surveys outsourcing users and C-level officers to gain a buy-side decision maker perspective on the global services industry. After a stringent external auditing process, the client experience responses of nearly 24,000 buyer executives determined the 2008 Black Book of Outsourcing rankings.
Scott Wilson, partner, Brown-Wilson Group and co-author of The Black Book of Outsourcing, stated that, “PBMS ranked among the top suppliers due to its continuous focus on client satisfaction in mail, print and document management services, and successfully engaging and managing outsourcing relationships as recognized by their actual clients.”
Developed in 2004, the Brown-Wilson Group annual study is recognized as the only independent industry standard for customer satisfaction in the global services industry. Over half of the respondents are gathered from CXO-level and governance respondents.
About Brown-Wilson Group
Brown-Wilson Group’s research mission is to offer balanced, objective and unbiased results to help organizations maximize significance, increase speed-to-results, and mitigate risk in outsourcing/outsourcing initiatives. Brown-Wilson Group, based in Clearwater, FL USA, measures their own success via clients’ ability to achieve and sustain significant improvements in their outsourcing decisions from aligning customer experience research and strategies that stand the test of time.
About Pitney Bowes
Pitney Bowes Management Services provides on-site and off-site outsourced mail, print and document management solutions to the Fortune 1000, American Legal 200 and Federal Government agencies. Pitney Bowes Inc. is a mailstream technology company that helps organizations manage the flow of information, mail, documents and packages. Our 36,000 employees deliver technology, service and innovation to more than two million customers worldwide. The company was founded in 1920 and annual revenues now total $6.3 billion. More information is available at www.pb.com.