Global 360, Inc. Honored in the 2010 Microsoft Partner Awards as Information Worker Solutions, Visio Partner of the Year

Global 360's Visio and SharePoint Based BPM Platform Recognized for its Ability to Dramatically Improve Worker Productivity --

DALLAS, TEXAS – June 23, 2010 – Today, Global 360, a provider of Process and Document Management solutions, announced it is a Microsoft Partner Awards winner as Information Worker Solutions, Visio Partner of the Year. The business process management (BPM) company was chosen out of an international field of top Microsoft partners as delivering market-leading customer solutions built on Microsoft technology.

"We are truly honored to be recognized by Microsoft as a Partner of the Year," noted Global 360 President and CEO David Mitchell. "analystView – our Microsoft Visio plug-in – is a powerful tool for organizations to use to collaborate and validate their process improvement initiatives. It is a powerful on-ramp to our SharePoint-based BPM solution and a key component to killing the things that kill productivity in manual, paper-based processes."

Global 360 has been a Microsoft gold-certified and managed partner for six years and has industry-leading solutions for process and document management as well as case management. From improving how loans get processed at leading financial services companies to improving customer service at global telecommunications organizations, Global 360 is focused on helping its over 2,000 customers change the way work gets done at their companies.

"Microsoft is proud to recognize Global 360 as the Information Worker Solutions Visio Partner of the Year for its analystView solution," said Takeshi Numoto, corporate vice president, Office Product Management Group, Microsoft Corp. "Global 360 listened to the needs of its customers and built an innovative solution in Visio Premium 2010 that brings intuitive, easy-to-use BPMN process model simulation and optimization, powerful process analysis and BPM support to business analysts."

A free 60-day trial of Global 360's analystView 3.0 is available at For business analysts using Microsoft Visio Premium 2010, analystView 3.0 provides powerful, intuitive, process modeling, simulation analytics, XPDL import/export and collaboration when used with Microsoft SharePoint. A recent preview revealed positive market response – see video at

The Microsoft Partner Awards recognize Microsoft partners that have developed and delivered exceptional Microsoft-based solutions over the last year. Awards will be presented in a number of categories, with winners chosen from a pool of almost 3,000 entrants worldwide. Global 360, Inc. was recognized for superior technology and innovation in Information Worker Solutions. The award recognizes partners with proven expertise in the planning, implementation, and management of solutions using Microsoft Office Visio as a platform. This award honors Global 360, Inc. for helping its customers reduce costs, gain business insights, enhance compliance, and reduce IT risks.

About Global 360
With more than 2,000 customers in 70 countries, Global 360, Inc. is a leading provider of Process and Document Management solutions. Global 360 is headquartered in Texas with operations in North America, Europe, Asia Pacific and South Africa. For more information, call 1-214-520-1660 or visit the company web site at


Nathaniel Palmer

Rated as the #1 Most Influential Thought Leader in Business Process Management (BPM) by independent research, Nathaniel Palmer is recognized as one of the early originators of BPM, and has led the design for some of the industry’s largest-scale and most complex projects involving investments of $200 Million or more. Today he is the Editor-in-Chief of, as well as the Executive Director of the Workflow Management Coalition, as well as VP and CTO of BPM, Inc. Previously he had been the BPM Practice Director of SRA International, and prior to that Director, Business Consulting for Perot Systems Corp, as well as spent over a decade with Delphi Group serving as VP and CTO. He frequently tops the lists of the most recognized names in his field, and was the first individual named as Laureate in Workflow. Nathaniel has authored or co-authored a dozen books on process innovation and business transformation, including “Intelligent BPM” (2013), “How Knowledge Workers Get Things Done” (2012), “Social BPM” (2011), “Mastering the Unpredictable” (2008) which reached #2 on the Best Seller’s List, “Excellence in Practice” (2007), “Encyclopedia of Database Systems” (2007) and “The X-Economy” (2001). He has been featured in numerous media ranging from Fortune to The New York Times to National Public Radio. Nathaniel holds a DISCO Secret Clearance as well as a Position of Trust with in the U.S. federal government.