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March 20, 2007

Slingshot utilizes the exclusive services of an independent technical development office in St. Petersburg, Russia.  In response to a period of consistent growth, Slingshot is pleased to announce the expansion of the Technical Development and Professional Services delivery capabilities within the St Petersburg facility.

In January 2007, the team moved to larger premisis and most recently, Dmitry Alexandrov joined the Russian team as an Application Developer.  Through this expansion, Slingshot confirms its commitment to the region and the ongoing delivery of both technical and project related services from the...


November 15, 2006

Celerity today announced four new contracts for its Slingshot eCity application suite. The total value of these agreements is in excess of $1M.

Bare Escentuals has licensed the eSell (sales order management) and eTools modules. Bare Escentuals produces and distributes cosmetics through multiple sales channels (web, retail and premium wholesale).

CitiStreet, A State Street and Citigroup Company has licensed the Company’s Receivables and eTools modules. CitiStreet is a premier global benefit provider, and one of the nation’s largest retirement plan record keepers.

Anvil International has licensed the Company’s eSell product....


October 15, 2006

CitiStreet is a premier global benefit provider, and one of the nation’s largest retirement plan record keepers.  CitiStreet, a State Street and Citigroup Joint Venture Company, has licensed components of Slingshot’s eCity application suite to address their needs for a current technology receivables solution.  Slingshot was selected to address a series of requirements identified to take the CitiStreet business forward into the forseeable future.  The following products will be implemented:


December 15, 2005

The City of Bellingham went live with their eCity implementation in late 2005. Since that time, the user group has maintained close partnership with Slingshot during early live usage of their eCity Request, Buy and Stock software modules.

The city stocks 86,000 parts and provides web based access for several hundred “requesitioners” to request the City’s resources – hence the need for Slingshot’s solutions to help them stay on top of the requisitioning, purchasing and warehouse management for their Public Works department.

Key areas of functionality include electronic approvals of all requisitions and purchase orders, user counter...


December 15, 2005

General Electric has completed live deployment of our Slingshot eCity solutions at all 180 U.S. sites in their TIP Mod business unit. General Electric is using our Slingshot eCity Request and Stock software modules to manage requisitioning and inventory / warehouse management at these sites. The solution has been fully integrated with their legacy GE corporate Oracle Purchasing and Payables systems as well as internal work management systems.

The utilization of eCity’s inventory and warehouse management functionality was optimized during 2006. This was done with a view to expanding the implementation scope to include GE’s Canadian and...


October 15, 2005

Throughout 2006, CNA Surety (CNA) was undertaking to implement Slingshot’s Receivables and Payables modules. By mid-2007, the implemented solution will manage accounts receivable, refunds, collections processes and pay commissions to 34,000 agents across the US and in 22 foreign countries. The competition for CNA's business was between Slingshot, Oracle's Peoplesoft division and SAP. Slingshot is pleased to continue its association with CNA at this time.


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