September 27, 2006

Appian to Host Webinar Featuring Leading Research Analyst on “Driving the BPM Initiative”

Analyst to Present Criteria of Successful BPM Implementations

Vienna, VA., September 27, 2006 – Appian Corporation, the leading provider of Business Process Management Suites (BPMS), will host a live webinar titled “Driving the BPM Initiative” on October 4, beginning 2:00 p.m. EST. Attendees will gain insight into how IT departments can strategically engage business users and C-level executives to ensure their BPM projects are destined for success. Among the key takeaways from this one-hour webinar will be practical guidance for how companies should select the right BPM project, the best BPM suite for their organization and how to engage executives to facilitate change within the organization.The webinar will feature Gartner Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Jim Sinur, and Appian’s Director of Professional Services, Steve Seese. Mr. Sinur has spent more than 10 plus years researching and advising companies at Gartner, Inc., with more than 37 years in the IT industry. Mr. Seese will share his experiences and discuss the lessons he has learned in the field over the past 25 years.When: Wednesday, October 4, 2:00-3:00 p.m. EST.Where: Please register by visiting:

Who: Jim Sinur, Featured Vice President and Distinguished Analyst, Gartner, Inc.
Steve Seese, Director of Professional Services, Appian

Contact: For more information about the webinar, please contact

“In customer-centric organizations, a core set of best practices are helping to close the loop between the business sponsors driving business process requirements and the IT departments often responsible for managing the overall BPM initiatives,” said Steve Seese, Director of Professional Services for Appian Corporation. “We’re looking forward to presenting with Jim Sinur, a recognized authority on this topic, to provide attendees with practical advice on how to ensure these initiatives are successful.”

About Appian

Appian delivers an enterprise platform for digital transformation that enables organizations to revolutionize their customer experience, optimize their business operations, and master global risk and compliance. Powered by industry leading Business Process Management (BPM) and Case Management capabilities, Appian’s low-code approach radically accelerates the time it takes to build and deploy powerful, modern applications, on-premises or in the cloud. For more information, visit