NetSuite Honors Explore Consulting With The 5 Star Award

NetSuite SuiteWorld 2012, SAN FRANCISCO, CA – May 17, 2012 – NetSuite Inc. (NYSE: N), the industry’s leading provider of cloud-based financials / ERP software suites, today announced the recipients of the NetSuite Developer Awards and NetSuite Partner Awards at the inaugural SuiteWorld 2012 conference in San Francisco. NetSuite’s extensive network of developers and partners is crucial to helping enterprises of all sizes realize the benefits of cloud computing; enabling them to increase productivity, reduce costs, and streamline operations.


For their first time in company history, channel partner company, Explore Consulting, was a NetSuite 5-Star Award recipient based on their new license sales in 2011 with license sales growth of 81% from the previous year. As an early adopter of cloud computing, Explore celebrated its 11th anniversary running their business on NetSuite’s business suite and has engaged with more than 500 NetSuite customers to date. Explore has been the leading Solution Provider in the Northwest and is a 7-time NetSuite Star Award winner.


“2011 was our best year ever for acquiring new NetSuite license customers by receiving our first ever 5 Star Award and making NetSuite Club. This validates Explore has assembled the NetSuite Dream Team by finishing in the Top 5 globally,” said Jeremy DeSpain, COO & Partner. “Cloud ERP is the future and that we’ve bet on a great pony in our partnership with NetSuite.”


Launched in 2002, the NetSuite Solution Provider Program is the industry’s leading cloud channel partner program and unites hundreds of channel partners and their cloud opportunities with industry-leading margins and incentives (NetSuite SP 100) to grow their businesses. With cloud computing at the forefront of the hottest trends and cloud ERP leading business demand, NetSuite has seen the on-going migration of channel partners from representing on-premise products like Sage and Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains to NetSuite’s superior cloud business management suite. Designed to help solution providers transform their business model to fully capitalize on the revenue growth opportunity of the NetSuite cloud, the NetSuite Solution Provider Program delivers them unprecedented benefits that begin during recruitment and range from business planning, sales, marketing and PS enablement, to training and education.


About Explore Consulting

Based in Bellevue, Wash., Explore Consulting was founded in 2001 and is a professional services company dedicated to providing innovative and cost-effective solutions for their customers’ database and IT systems needs. With a heavy focus on SaaS web-based business systems like NetSuite (NYSE: N) and Amazon Webstore, Explore has developed industry-leading PC and mobile platforms for seamless data integration in the Cloud. Additionally, Explore develops custom solutions ranging from eCommerce web stores that are fully integrated to back-office systems to highly specialized business applications written in Microsoft’s .Net and SQL platforms. Explore was recently ranked among Inc. Magazine’s fastest growing companies for four straight years as well as the Puget Sound Business Journal’s 100 Fastest Growing Private Companies three years running. Explore Consulting is the largest NetSuite Solution Provider and reseller in the Northwestern United States and was the 2011 NetSuite Partner of the Year, Americas. For more information, visit


About NetSuite

As the world leader in cloud computing business suites, NetSuite has deep and broad functionality, a robust development platform and wide coverage of several key industry verticals. The SuiteCloud platform has attracted thousands of developers and boasts hundreds of vertical applications. Third-party developers can leverage NetSuite’s comprehensive application functionality to accelerate their time to market, delivering new business applications in record time. Solution Providers are able to revitalize their businesses by delivering cloud computing solutions that deliver unprecedented value to their customers. For more information about the NetSuite partner programs, please visit


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