Best Software’s Momentum Continues as ACT! Customer Base Nears Two Million Individual Users and 16,000 Corporate Customer Accounts

Best Software today announced that ACT! has hit a record number of customers ñ1.9 million registered individual users and 16,000 corporate customers – further solidifying ACT!’s leading position as the best-selling contact management solution in the market today.
The company continues to steadily grow retail customers that purchase ACT! for individuals and small businesses, as well as the number of organizations that select ACT! as their small business or corporate workgroup solution. According to a recent NPD Techworld report that evaluated both point-of-sale (POS) and consumer tracking information for approximately 90% of the market, ACT! was one of the top ten business management programs sold in retail for July 2003. In addition, Best Software has been adding close to 5,000 corporate customer accounts annually for the past three years.