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Palo Alto, CA, United States, 2012/06/07 - San Francisco business times and Larkin Street Youth Services honor outstanding leaders(NASDAQ: TIBX) - TIBCO.com. NASDAQ: TIBX
TIBCO Software, Inc. today announced that Sydney Carey, executive vice president and chief financial officer, has been chosen as the Bay Area CFO of the Year. The honor was awarded to Ms. Carey at the seventh annual dinner and awards ceremony at the Westin St. Francis in San Francisco held on May 30, 2012. Ms. Carey received the top honor as the category winner of public companies with annual revenues above $500 million.
The celebration, in partnership with the San Francisco Business Times, recognized this year's 17 CFO finalists and winners and raised over $450,000 for Larkin Street Youth Services. With over 550 business leaders and executives in attendance, the proceeds will support Larkin Street, which for 28 years has served homeless and at-risk youth in San Francisco. In addition, 10 CFO of the Year winners from previous years joined in celebrating their fellow financial leaders.
"It is a sincere honor to receive this award and be part of a program that provides vital funding for at-risk youth in our community," said Sydney Carey. "My colleagues at TIBCO inspire me every day with their passion and dedication. I am grateful for their support, and proud that our success is being recognized."
TIBCO Software, Inc. (tibco.com) is a provider of infrastructure software for companies to use on-premise or as part of cloud computing environments. Whether it's optimizing claims, processing trades, cross-selling products based on real-time customer behavior, or averting a crisis before it happens, TIBCO provides companies the two-second advantage™ – the ability to capture the right information at the right time and act on it preemptively for a competitive advantage. More than 4,000 customers worldwide rely on TIBCO to manage information, decisions, processes and applications in real time.
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