IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - Feb 13, 2014) -  Sage North America announced today that Canadian resellers have named Sage as the best accounting software and the best business intelligence/analytics software of 2013 at last week's eChannelNEWS' seventh annual Reseller Choice Awards.

For the second consecutive year, Sage was selected over finalist Intuit for top honors in the accounting software category.

With over 14,000 votes cast, eChannelNEWS' Reseller Choice Awards is the largest and most comprehensive channel survey in Canada. Over 500 vendors were nominated in 93 categories overall. Each reseller voted for its favorite vendor in each of the 93 categories.

"It's truly rewarding that our partner community has recognized us for both our accounting software as well as our business intelligence solutions," commented Joe Langner, executive vice president and general manager, mid-market solutions. "We are proud of our strong channel in Canada, who play a key role in helping our customers be successful anytime, anywhere. Whether it's providing feedback on our value-added solutions and services or introducing businesses to technologies that encourage efficiencies, such as our new line of mobile solutions, our partner community is integral in giving our customers the confidence to succeed."

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We provide small and medium-sized organizations with a range of easy-to-use, secure, and efficient business management software and services -- from accounting and payroll to enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management, and payments. Our customers receive continuous advice and support through our global network of local experts to help them solve their business problems, giving them the confidence to achieve their business ambitions. Formed in 1981, Sage was floated on the London Stock Exchange in 1989 and entered the FTSE 100 in 1999. Sage has over 6 million customers and more than 12,700 employees in 24 countries covering the UK & Ireland, mainland Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia, Asia, and Brazil. For further information please visit:

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