AppMachine News Jerry Lieveld 6 Nov 2014
AppMachine’s CEO Siebrand Dijkstra has been chosen as CEO of the Year by professional IT magazine Computable.
Computable’s jury was impressed by the ease of use and high quality of the AppMachine software and especially praised the accelerated growth of AppMachine and its expansion to the USA. AppMachine already has over 140,000 users in 140 countries, 36 employees and offices in The Netherlands, USA and Brazil.
“The selection board appreciates AppMachine’s courage to invest in the development of such an innovative solution. The fact that AppMachine is now conquering the world proves that the vision behind the product is the right one. The selection board also sees the importance Siebrand Dijkstra attaches to the beauty of the end result as one of the roots of success.“
The Computable Awards are the most important IT awards in the Netherlands and are intended for companies, projects and persons that, according to Computable’s readers, have clearly distinguished themselves in the past year. Five companies, projects and persons have been nominated for each category. Siebrand was one of the five nominees for the CEO of the Year award and was nominated for the second year in a row. The jury’s ranking and the number of reader votes have each determined for 50% which nominee was presented with an award.