This year’s winner* is VividCharts, a data visualization
company that utilizes Service Portal to extend ServiceNow reporting
and Performance Analytics and enables anyone regardless of technical
skill level to tell stories with ServiceNow data. VividCharts provides
a growing library of out of the box visualizations and a no-code
solution called Slate for creating presentations directly in
ServiceNow that leverage real-time ServiceNow data.
“Congratulations to VividCharts for delivering a fantastic solution
that helps companies make their ServiceNow data more actionable” said
Avanish Sahai, ServiceNow’s vice president of ISV and Technology
Alliances. “VividCharts’ application demonstrates the power of the Now
Platform for ISVs to extend ServiceNow workflows and create brand new
apps that deliver business value for enterprises globally.”
“We are thrilled to be ServiceNow’s 2019 CreatorCon Challenge
winner,” said VividCharts Co-founder and CEO Mitch Stutler.
“VividCharts saves companies time when building dashboards and
presentations with ServiceNow data. Winning CreatorCon this year will
enable us to accelerate our mission to help our customers turn
ServiceNow data into stories.”
VividCharts joins an ecosystem of hundreds of ISV partners that has
certified and published nearly 450 apps and integrations for the Now
Platform on the ServiceNow
Store. The innovative applications this community has brought to
ServiceNow customers complement and extend ServiceNow IT, employee,
and customer workflows.
The 2017 first-place winner, Factor5™, whose CourseLoop app
helps streamline curriculum management, create new course offerings
and help students plan their experience, continues to find success –
now with five of Australia’s largest universities as customers,
including Monash University and Murdoch University. Factor5 raised
AU$2.8 million ($2 million) in additional funding in 2017 and 2018.
The 2018 first-place winner, SalesWon, is experiencing strong
market support for its SalesWon CRM & CPQ application, which
accelerates and streamlines the sales process by creating a single
quote to cash to customer service process. SalesWon has already landed
several new accounts and is establishing market traction as a direct
result of the visibility gained from the CreatorCon Challenge.
The CreatorCon Challenge is an opportunity for entrepreneurs to rapidly
turn their ideas into marketplace reality on the Now Platform,
which has a proven track record of helping companies fundamentally
transform the way people work. We believe that’s one reason ServiceNow
was named Forbes’ No 1. world’s most
innovative company in 2018 and a Leader in the Gartner
2018 Magic Quadrant for Enterprise High‑Productivity Application
Platform as a Service.
ServiceNow continues to see growth and momentum around its ISV
ecosystem. During a busy and exciting Knowledge conference, it’s
clear that partners and customers are embracing the Now Platform to
make work, work better for people.
*Hiper Hipo was originally selected as the 2019 CreatorCon
Challenge winner but was determined to be ineligible and has been disqualified.
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