IRVINE, CA--(Marketwire - October 16, 2007) - Sage Software announced today its President's Circle for 2007, an annual program honoring the company's top-producing business partners. Top business partners and certified consultants from the full range of Sage Software products are eligible for President's Circle inclusion.

"Helping small and midsized businesses be successful with industry-leading business management solutions is what we continue to focus on, and our well-established, large, experienced channel of thousands of business partners throughout North America plays a vital role in our continued mutual success," said Nina Smith, Sage Software president, Business Management Division.

"President's Circle winners are top performers, and they set the bar for our channel," added Doug Meyer, Sage Software president, Industry & Specialized Solutions Division. "We congratulate this year's winners for their outstanding performance, and wish them continued success in 2008."

More than 70 Sage Software Business Partners earned the company's prestigious President's Circle designation, representing sales leadership of Sage Software business management solutions for fiscal 2007 (October 1, 2006 to September 30, 2007). Leading all business partners and representing the top 5 positions as the most successful Sage Software business partners in North America are (in alphabetical order):

Accordant Company LLC, Whippany, NJ
Alliance Solutions Group, Brandon, FL
Blytheco, LLC, Laguna Hills, CA
Infinity Info Systems, New York, NY
MIS Group, Dallas, TX

All President's Circle winners for 2007 will be flown to the The Ritz Carlton resort in Cancun, Mexico for an official awards presentation to be held January 23-27, 2008.

About Sage Software

Sage Software supports the needs, challenges and dreams of nearly 2.8 million small and mid-sized business customers in North America through easy-to-use, scalable and customizable software and services. Our products support accounting, operations, customer relationship management, human resources, time tracking, merchant services and the specialized needs of the construction, distribution, healthcare, manufacturing, nonprofit and real estate industries. Sage Software is a subsidiary of The Sage Group plc, a leading global supplier of accounting and business management software solutions and related products and services for small and mid-sized businesses. Formed in 1981, Sage was floated on the London Stock Exchange in 1989 and the Group now has 5.4 million customers and employs over 13,000 people worldwide. For more information, please visit the Web site at or call (866) 308-2378.

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