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Fookes Software Selected as a Finalist in the European IT and Software Excellence Awards 2016

Fookes Software selected as a finalist in the Software Innovation Solution of the Year Category by IT Europa

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Charmey, Switzerland -- 10 March 2016 – Fookes Software Ltd. today announced its selection as a finalist in the 2016 European IT and Software Excellence Awards. The winners will be announced in an awards ceremony held in London on the 14th of April 2016.

Nominated as a finalist in the Software Innovation Solution of the Year category for the outstanding Aid4Mail solution provided to cloud-archiving company Sonian, this marks Fookes Software’s first nomination for these highly-respected awards.

“This year has seen more entries than ever, and an even wider spread of project types,” said Editor of IT Europa and head panel judge John Garratt. “The result is the best-ever advertisement for the capabilities of European IT, and we could not help but be impressed by the skills on display and the effort that has gone into effective IT delivery.”

Now in its 8th year, the European IT & Software Excellence Awards attracted over 400 entries from more than 31 countries. The awards are given for IT solutions that get to the heart of customer issues, delivering better business, a clearer understanding of data, and more efficient and profitable outcomes.

The judges, with many decades of experience of IT industry involvement between them, arrived at a list of finalists that they believe truly reflects both the strength of Europe's IT industry and some of the changes in the direction occurring within it.

“We are truly honored to be selected as a finalist for this award,” said Fookes Software founder and CEO Eric Fookes. “For us, it’s incredibly important to make sure our solutions are serving our customer needs. For that to be recognized by an organization like IT Europa is fantastic.”

To see the full list of finalists, visit

For more information about Aid4Mail, visit

About Fookes Software

Founded in 1996 with the introduction of the award-winning text editor NoteTab®, Fookes Software has gained a reputation for providing high quality email processing and text editing software. Based in the pre-alps of Switzerland, and serving customers such as Deloitte, Microsoft, Ernst & Young and NASA, Fookes Software prides itself in delivering the most accurate and reliable email migration and archiving software on the market: Aid4Mail.

To learn more about Fookes Software, please visit

Media Contact:
Katie Cullen Montgomerie
Fookes Software Ltd
+41 225 349 221