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Awards & Recognition

North Plains is the world’s leading provider of digital asset management solutions. In recent years North Plains has consistently received industry recognition for excellence in technology, innovation, and management execution.

North Plains Systems named one of KMWorld Magazine’s 100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management. This major second award in only two months reflects the innovation and significant growth achieved by North Plains in 2010.

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North Plains Systems has kicked off 2011 with a leading industry award. For the second year in a row, and the fourth time in the company’s history, North Plains Systems was named to the EContent list of “Top 100 Companies that Matter Most” in the digital content industry.

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North Plains Systems Named to 9th Annual EContent 100 List 2009 of companies that matter most in the digital content industry. EContent Magazine gives the award to the top 100 companies that lead the digital content industry through market share, but also thought-and-technology leadership, innovation, and experimentation.

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KMWorld has named North Plains’ Telescope™ as one of the magazine’s “Trend-Setting Products” of 2009. Telescope was selected for its unique ability to help organizations create, manage, distribute, repurpose and monetize their digital assets.

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KMWorld, one of the industry’s preeminent knowledge management publications, has named North Plains among the ‘100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management’ for 2009. The recognition places us among an impressive list of companies, including Apple, Hewlett-Packard and Microsoft – citing our unique ability to help our customers create, manage, distribute and monetize their digital assets.



“2008 KMWorld Promise Award Finalist” by KMWorld Magazine

“KMWorld Promise Awards are given to organizations that provide customers with innovative technology solutions for implementing and integrating knowledge management practices into their business processes. Selected organizations demonstrate how they go beyond simply delivering technology to working with clients to ensure that both the technology and knowledge management improvements are embedded into business-altering work processes.”


North Plains Systems has been named
“2005 Digital Media Applications Company of the Year”
by Frost & Sullivan

“The success of North Plains can largely be attributed to the strength of their product development and engineering team and to a market growth strategy that has remained singularly focused on digital asset management solution development. This is a tremendous achievement. North Plains is one of a handful of companies in this market that is still independently held and consistently profitable.”
Mukul Krishna – Senior Industry Analyst/Team Leader – Digital Media
Frost & Sullivan.


North Plains Systems’ Hassan Kotob has been named
“2004 DAM CEO of the Year”
by Frost & Sullivan

“In recognition of Hassan (Kotob)’s commitment to his Company, customers and community, and his tremendous achievements benefiting the digital asset management industry, Frost and Sullivan is proud to present the 2004 Digital Asset Management CEO of the Year Award to Hassan Kotob.”
Mukul Krishna – Senior Industry Analyst/Team Leader – Digital Media
Frost & Sullivan.


North Plains Systems has been named
“2003 Digital Asset Management Company of the Year”
by Frost & Sullivan

“Frost and Sullivan is proud to present North Plains Systems the Company of the Year Award, as the Company is considered one of the most respected Digital Asset Management companies by both customers and competitors. North Plains Systems is not only one of the few profitable companies in the DAM space, it also has one of the largest customer bases amongst all the market’s vendors.”
Mukul Krishna – Senior Industry Analyst/Team Leader – Digital Media
Frost & Sullivan.


North Plains Systems named
“Leader of Middleware Digital Asset Management”
at the Market Engineering Leadership Awards


North Plains Systems’ TelescopeTM selected as a “Hot Pick” at Seybold New York 2002. The Editor’s at Seybold Reports select the most innovative products to receive their prestigious Seybold Hot Pick Award during Seybold Seminars Conferences and Expositions. For the second time, Telescope™ receives this award.


For the second straight year, North Plains Systems named to the 2002 EContent 100 list of companies that matter most in the digital content industry.