Informatica Executive Paul Hoffman Wins Stevie Award For Global Sales Leader In 2010 Sales & Customer Service Awards

Recognized For Exemplary Leadership and Business Acumen Company Momentum Continues with Additional Industry Accolades

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., February 24, 2010 -  Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA), the world’s number one independent leader in data integration software, today announced that Paul Hoffman, President, Worldwide Field Operations, has won the prestigious title of  Global Sales Leader of the Year in the 4th Annual Sales and Customer Service Stevie Awards. These awards recognize the achievements of sales and customer service executives globally. Hoffman was selected from more than 500 entries in this year’s competition.

Hoffman leads Informatica’s worldwide field organization including Sales, Alliances, and Professional Services. With a 30-year track record of leading high-growth organizations, Hoffman joined Informatica in January 2005.

“Over the past five years, Informatica has more than doubled revenues, growing significantly faster than the overall enterprise software market,” said Sohaib Abbasi, CEO and chairman, Informatica. “Under Paul Hoffman’s leadership, Informatica attained sustained record results and built our strongest ever partner ecosystem.  This industry award is recognition of the exceptional operational discipline demonstrated by Paul and his team.”

Additional Accolades

  • The company was also recently recognized in the 2010 Intelligent Enterprise Editors' Choice Awards. Intelligent Enterprise named Informatica to 'The Dozen' most influential vendors for the intelligent enterprise and noted: “Informatica delivered strong growth in an otherwise weak market through a combination of focused execution and disciplined moves into adjacent markets… There's little doubt we'll see continued rock-steady execution and leadershipfrom Informatica in the months ahead.”
  • Institutional Investor recognized Informatica executives in the 2010 Best of Corporate America, All-America Executive Team. CEO, Sohaib Abbasi was named in the ‘Top 3 CEOs – Buyside - Technology – Software’ and CFO, Earl Fry was named in the ‘Top 3 CFOs – Buyside - Technology – Software’.

About The Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, The Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. Honoring companies of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about The Stevie Awards at www.stevieawards.com.

About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (NASDAQ: INFA) is the world’s number one independent provider in data integration software. The Informatica Platform provides organizations with a comprehensive, unified, open and economical approach to lower IT costs and gain competitive advantage from their information assets. More than 3,900 enterprises worldwide rely on Informatica to access, integrate and trust their information assets held in the traditional enterprise and in the internet cloud. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com.

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