Zapier Achieves Sugar App of the Month Recognition from SugarCRM

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Cupertino, Calif. – December 4, 2012 – Zapier today announced that it has achieved the December 2012 Sugar App of the Month recognition from SugarCRM, the market-leading customer relationship management (CRM) company that enables effective customer engagement enterprise-wide. As an outgrowth of this collaboration, Zapier was able to create an integration service between SugarCRM and hundreds of best- in-breed software applications. Customers can easily connect SugarCRM with Google Apps, MailChimp, Trello, Highrise and hundred of other applications without taking on the responsibility of writing code or configuring APIs.

With the Zapier app, customers may:

  • Easily connect SugarCRM with 100+ of the best-in-breed SaaS services
  • Manage all integrations in one easy drag-and-drop interface
  • Automate boring, tedious, and manual tasks that are necessary

“Connecting SugarCRM to other web services can involve contracting developers, searching for plugins, and testing software that may or may not work,” said Wade Foster, Co-founder and CEO, Zapier. “Zapier solves that problem. If you're not sure if SugarCRM works with another web service or application you can just visit the SugarCRM integrations page on Zapier and choose from 120+ different integrations with the most popular web services that exist.”

“Zapier’s comprehensive offering has allowed us to bring a number of beneficial applications into the fold,” said Clint Oram, CTO and co-founder of SugarCRM. “The automotive nature of the process ensures customers won’t have to spend undue time on tasks that take away from their business agenda.”

The Sugar App of the Month program was created to recognize developers that build new, exciting applications based on SugarCRM. For more information on the SugarCRM developer community, please visit the community landing page, and for a list of apps developed by the community, please visit SugarExchange. For more information on the SugarCRM and Zapier integration, please visit the Zapier website.

About SugarCRM

SugarCRM democratizes customer engagement, empowering every professional who interacts with the customer to excel at their job. SugarCRM’s market leading open Customer Relationship Management (CRM) platform delivers the agility, flexibility, and security required to equip each customer facing professional with the information and tools they need to effectively collaborate and engage with their customer, both within and beyond the enterprise. SugarCRM applications have been downloaded more than 11 million times and currently help over 1,000,000 end users across disciplines effectively engage their customers. More than 6,000 paid subscriber customers have chosen SugarCRM's On-Site and Cloud Computing services over proprietary alternatives. SugarCRM has been recognized for its customer success and product innovation by CRM Magazine, InfoWorld and Customer Interaction Solutions.

For more information, call (408) 454-6900 or 1 87 SUGARCRM toll-free in the US, email, or visit You can also connect with SugarCRM on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About Zapier

Zapier is the easiest way to connect and create integrations between hundreds of best in breed SaaS applications. With Zapier, non-technical users now have over 100 options for tying together various business software. For example, you can add a contacts to your SugarCRM account whenever you sell a ticket on Eventbrite or add Trello cards to Google Calendar based on due dates.

For more information, email, or visit You can also connect with Zapier on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.