PING now have two MVPs

Posted on Jan 29, 2015 in Press Releases  | No comments

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30th January, 2015

PING Works’ Gareth Goodman wins Sitecore “Most Valuable Professional” Award and Richard Hauer is re-appointed for the fourth year as a Sitecore MVP

Elite distinction awarded for Exceptional Contributions to the Sitecore Community


Sydney, NSW, Australia — 30th January, 2015 — PING Works, today announced that Gareth Goodman and Richard Hauer have been named a “Technology Most Valuable Professional (MVP)” by Sitecore, the global leader in customer experience management. Gareth and Richard are two of only 141 people worldwide and only six in Australia to be named a Sitecore technology MVP this year. There are more than 26,000 developers in Sitecore’s global network.

Now it its ninth year, Sitecore’s MVP program recognizes individual technology and digital strategy advocates who share their Sitecore passion and expertise to offer positive customer experiences that drive business results. The Sitecore Technology MVP Award recognizes the most active Sitecore experts from around the world who participate in online and offline communities to share their knowledge with other Sitecore partners and customers.

The inclusion of Gareth to Richard’s re-appointment, emphases the huge value that PING provides to our clients and the broader Sitecore community. We take great pride in the technology prowess that we bring to each engagement and these awards are a clear recognition of the extra effort they provide within the Australian and New Zealand community.  (Peter McCowatt, Director Business Development).

As one of a handful of Sitecore Partners worldwide in both Implementation and Hosting, with Managed Services specialisations in the Azure platform, and with longest standing Sitecore MVP in Australia, PING are uniquely positioned to deliver the optimal Sitecore solution for our clients. PING are well known within the industry for their ability to deliver on complex, multi-system integrations that are crafted to support and extend our clients brand positioning within multifaceted digital strategies.

“We are grateful for the leadership, expertise and ongoing contributions that Richard and now Gareth have made to the Sitecore community,” said Lars Fløe Nielsen, Co-Founder and senior vice president, technical marketing, Sitecore. “Richard and Gareth have demonstrated mastery of our technology and exemplifies the spirit of Sitecore.”

Sitecore’s experience platform combines web content management, omni-channel digital delivery, customer insight and engagement, and strategic digital marketing tools into a single, unified platform. The platform is incredibly easy to use, capturing every minute interaction – and intention – that customers and prospects have with a brand, both on a website and across other digital channels. The end-to-end experience technology works behinds the scenes to deliver content targeted to individual customers, so that they engage in relevant brand experiences that earn loyalty and achieve results.

PING Works’ strength lies in our diverse team of digital experts that deliver unique and creative digital strategies supported by a talented team of technology specialists to deliver brilliant ideas and practical solutions for our clients business and brand challenges.

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Peter McCowatt, Director – Business Development, +61 2 9321 1564


PING Works Pty Ltd, +61 2 9321 1551,