MANILA, PHILIPPINES--(Marketwire - September 15, 2010) -  SPi Global, a leading global provider of Knowledge Process and Customer Relationship Management outsourcing services, announced today that it has been selected to be among the Top 100 companies in the 2010 Global Services 100 list. SPi Global has also been named in two sub categories -- Top BPO Vendors and Top Industry-Specific BPO Vendors.

The 2010 GS100 List was conducted by Global Services in association with NeoAdvisory, a globalization and sourcing advisory firm. The GS100 assessment methodology includes management excellence, customer maturity, global delivery maturity, and breadth of services and portfolio. The survey recognizes service provider excellence and maturity to serve the global market. The GS100 is a benchmark in the global ITO and BPO industry because of its rigorous selection process, exhaustive coverage, and value to the server buyer community. 

Commenting on SPi Global's recognition, Maulik Parekh, president and CEO, said, "This is the fifth consecutive year that SPi Global has been acknowledged as one of the top BPO service providers. We are the only Philippine-based company that has been included in the GS 100 list, and this is a testament to our vision to be the premier Filipino-owned company in the league of the biggest and most renowned foreign-owned outsourcing companies in the world," he added.

 Founded in 1980, SPi Global was one of the first BPO firms in the world offering content outsourcing services to Fortune 500 companies. Today, the outstanding Filipino-owned firm continues to be the leader in providing scalable, innovative, full-service knowledge-based outsourcing and customer interaction solutions to diversified markets such as publishing, healthcare, financial services, entertainment and media, government and utilities, travel, retail, telecommunications, and ISP.

About Global Services 
Global Services, a media platform by CyberMedia, serves the global IT and BPO industry through quality content, research, services and marketing solutions. A multi-shore spanning the USA and India drives the Global Services brand. The Global Services brand is an integrated media platform that includes the website, conferences, research, webinars, e-magazines, custom publishing, and various other content delivery formats.

About Neo Advisory 
NeoAdvisory is a consulting and advisory firm that enables organizational transformation by leveraging outsourcing and globalization. Through a blend of consulting and implementation, backed by a robust knowledge database and hands on experience of consultants, NeoAdvisory provides objective and actionable advice and helps clients to truly leverage Globalization and Outsourcing. The company provides consulting and advisory services in globalization, sourcing, vendor management, transition management, performance management, and governance. 

About SPi Global
SPi Global is a leading full-service BPO provider with offices and facilities across North America, Europe, and Asia. SPi has over 14,000 employees delivering a wide range of Knowledge Process and Customer Relationship Management solutions to diversified markets, including financial services, healthcare, legal, and publishing. SPi consistently improves operating efficiency, lowers costs, and helps to strengthen the competitive position of more than 500 clients.

SPi is a member of the Philippine Long Distance Telephone Company (PLDT) group of companies, the leading telecommunications provider in the Philippines. PLDT is listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange (PHP: TEL), and its American Depository Shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: PHI).

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Contact Information:

Celeste Ilagan
Vice President - External Affairs and Corporate Communications

(632) 884 6180