Below are the finalists for the Best Internal App and their project descriptions.  The winner of this category will be announced on Tuesday, April 29th at the CITE conference. 

BEST INTERNAL APP
 Company  Project Description
Project Lead
Equinix IBX Map App, a native iPad app designed to showcase Equinix offerings to customers during the sales process. Provides the ability for sales reps to conceptualize an Equinix product through a mash up editor that uses maps and drawing widgets. Mahendra Malviya, Senior Software Architect & Delivery Lead
Indiana University One.IU, an app store for the enterprise that helps users find and access IT services previously buried in a 12-year-old university portal. Searchable, responsive web application features a page for each service that includes a description, screen shot, and video; user ratings and reviews; and a button to instantly launch the application.  Alan Walsh,
Lifetime Engagement Functional Chief
Interactions Field Mobile App used by 25,000 Interactions sales associates executing in-store product demonstrations and outdoor experience marketing programs for retailers and brands. Offers associates all the information they need to execute and report on their event; offers cutomers real-time reporting and analytics. Abhi Beniwal, Senior Vice President of Global Information Technology, Interactions

Giovanni DeMeo
Vice President of Global Marketing and Analytics, Interactions
True Value Company Special Order Mobile App that allows True Value Hardware associates to look up and order products from their mobile devices. Replaced a nine-step, PC-based process across two applications that typically took about 3 minutes. Average savings of five hours per store per day. Michael Weeder,
Retail Systems Architect
GlobalTranz MobileTranz, a realtime shipping and receiving app that allows agents and sales reps to rate, track and manage freight from a mobile device. MobileTranz manages 100,000’s of applications across all major mobile platforms and is smart-coded to support complex web services and high transaction volume without sacrificing performance while GlobalTranz sales reps are in the field. Jay Millard,
Chief Operating Officer
Dr Pepper Snapple Group MyDPS™, a mobile sales suite that replaced paper binders.  Offers easy-to-use mobile workflows that cut order entry time in half;  sales tools with customer contextual promotions and display images; and visual business intelligence to measure performance. Gerry Mecca,
Vice President of IT