PORTLAND, Ore., OCTOBER 12, 2009 — Cadence Management Corporation was awarded the Project Management Institute (PMI®) Continuing Professional Education Provider of the Year Award (Individual/Business Category) for its exceptional skills in the delivery and implementation of a professional development program in project management.

“This is a tremendous honor for Cadence,” says Cadence president John Patton, “It points directly to the quality of our clients around the world who diligently apply the Cadence Methodology to achieve success on their most critical projects. We congratulate each of them on their success as we accept this prestigious award.”

For over 26 years, Cadence Management Corporation has delivered formal project management training, consulting services, and supporting project tools to leading companies and project managers around the world. Companies around the world count on Cadence to provide structure and discipline to their projects, to help them deliver more with less. From Locomotives to PCs, financial services to medical equipment, spacecraft to coffee, Cadence can be found in the products and services that touch the world every day.

“The PMI Awards Program recognizes excellence in project management across a broad array of categories for organizations, individuals, community advancement and our chapters and their volunteers,” said Gregory Balestrero, president and CEO of PMI. “Winning this award is a testament to the value project management brings to our varied stakeholders.”

The PMI Continuing Professional Education Provider of the Year Award presented on 10 October during the PMI Awards Ceremony at PMI® Global Congress 2009—North America in Orlando, Fla.

About Project Management Institute (PMI)

The world’s leading project management organization, PMI shares knowledge with nearly 500,000 members and credential holders in 185+ countries. Since its founding 40 years ago, PMI has impacted more than one million practitioners, businesses, governments, students and training organizations. Today, PMI’s products and services range from world-class standards for project, program and portfolio management to five professional credentials, including the gold standard Project Management Professional (PMP)®. PMI’s exclusive Global Corporate Council and European Corporate Networking Group engage large multinationals and government organizations in endorsing the value of project management. The only project management association with an established academic research program, PMI has invested more than US$14 million in support of dozens of research projects since 1997. Learn more at PMI.org.

About Cadence Management Corporation

For over 25 years, Portland, Oregon-based Cadence Management Corporation has delivered formal project management training, consulting services, and supporting project tools to leading companies and project managers around the world. Today, organizations count on Cadence to provide structure and discipline to projects, to help them deliver more with less. From Locomotives to PCs, financial services to medical equipment, spacecraft to coffee, Cadence is in the products and services that touch the world every day. Cadence Management Corporation: Connecting people worldwide and transforming businesses through project management.