TBG’s John Berndt Wins Sitecore “Most Valuable Professional” Award

Elite distinction awarded for exceptional contributions to the Sitecore community

March 7, 2016, Baltimore, MD

Sitecore MVP Award GraphicTBG (The Berndt Group),  www.berndtgroup.net, a prominent and growing national digital agency located in Baltimore, MD, announced that John Berndt, CEO has been named a “Digital Strategist Most Valuable Professional (MVP)” by Sitecore, the global leader in experience management software. John Berndt was one of only 35 people worldwide to be named a Sitecore Digital Strategist MVP this year.

Now it its tenth year, Sitecore’s MVP program recognizes individual technology, digital strategy, and commerce advocates who share their Sitecore passion and expertise to offer positive customer experiences that drive business results. The Sitecore Digital Strategist MVP Award recognizes individuals with strong experience in executing data-driven marketing solutions and proven success in using Sitecore’s experience platform to deliver exceptional business outcomes for customers.

“I’m very honored to receive the distinction of Digital Strategist Sitecore MVP again,” said TBG’s CEO John Berndt. “We highly value the CMS and our longstanding partnership with Sitecore. Sitecore is the ideal platform for the majority of our clients. Our ongoing efforts to contribute knowledge to the Sitecore universe have helped to refine many features, including personalization, and TBG is proud to receive recognition. Collaborating to provide exceptional customer service and expertise to our clients, our partnership with Sitecore continues to deepen with this MVP distinction.”

With experience as a leading developer of CMS-driven sites since 2002, TBG specializes in the design and implementation of large, significant websites and complex digital ecosystems. The firm’s development efforts are currently focused on Sitecore, where TBG is regarded as a top Sitecore developer—as evidenced by MVP and Sitecore Gold Partner status). TBG is a very active voice for Sitecore, specifically on the topics of operationalizing personalization and personalization/analytics strategy, and the firm has implemented a number of large-scale and complex sites to date in Sitecore.

“Marketers are overloaded by siloed data and are looking for a simple way to access a single view of their customers,” said Pieter Brinkman, Director of Developer and Platform Evangelism, Sitecore, Sitecore. “Using Sitecore’s experience platform, John Berndt has helped Sitecore’s customers execute relevant, multichannel brand experiences resulting in exceptional business outcomes for TBG’s customers.”

Sitecore’s experience platform combines Web content management, omnichannel digital delivery, customer insight and engagement, and strategic digital marketing tools into a single, unified platform. The platform is incredibly easy to use, capturing every minute interaction—and intention—that customers and prospects have with a brand, both on a website and across other digital channels. The end-to-end experience technology works behind the scenes to deliver context marketing to individual customers, so that they engage in relevant brand experiences that earn loyalty and achieve results.


About TBG

TBG (The Berndt Group) is an award-winning, national digital agency focused on meaningful digital transformations that combine leading user experience, implementation of platforms and automation, improved digital operations, and the adoption of best practices around personalization and user engagement. We are a leading Sitecore Gold partner, with 10+ years of experience developing major digital ecosystems on Sitecore. Our well-known clients span a wide range of sectors, with a high concentration in healthcare, financial services, and direct-to-consumer markets.

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