AB partners with Southport

AllianceBernstein L.P. (“AB”), a global investment management firm, has announced it has won a coveted MicroStrategy® Customer Award for Innovation, the company said.

AB received the award for its MicroStrategy-based mobile application, SIMON (Sales Intelligence Mobile Optimized Network), which was co-developed by Southport Services Group, a business intelligence and IT consulting company. AB is a client of Southport.

SIMON provides US retail wholesalers with unprecedented on-demand access to sales data, marketing content, product performance and competitive market analysis. And though only recently introduced, SIMON is already transforming the way AB´s wholesalers manage their business, from client interactions to identifying stronger opportunities within the sales cycle.

AB is a global investment management firm that offers high quality research and diversified investment services to institutional investors, individuals and private wealth clients in major world markets. It is also the largest custom target-date solutions provider in the US, with more than USD 42 billion in custom target-date assets under management globally.

Southport Services Group is a business and IT consulting company focused exclusively on business intelligence and data warehousing. Since 2005, we have delivered almost 500 business intelligence projects built on the MicroStrategy platform to over 450,000 end-users representing companies from every industry vertical. For more information, visit www.southportsg.com.