KM-100-CompaniesCRANFORD, NEW JERSEY–March 7, 2017–Paragon Solutions, a recognized leader of advisory consulting and systems integration services specializing in Healthcare and Life Sciences, today announced the company has been named as one of KM World Magazine’s “100 Companies that Matter in Knowledge Management 2017.” The prestigious list, KM World’s 18th annual, features organizations that demonstrate innovation, ingenuity, resourcefulness, usefulness, collaboration, community and expertise in knowledge management and also help their customers attain such qualities.

“Paragon is committed to empowering our clients to achieve desired business outcomes by driving high-performance, compliance and connected health. Knowledge Management enables those clients to share knowledge within their organizations and across the ecosystem more effectively," says Ravi Shankar, Executive Vice President, Health & Life Sciences at Paragon Solutions. 

“We are proud to be included among such an impressive list of organizations that are all bringing their own diverse capabilities to the knowledge management discipline,” says Jim Kane, Director Collaboration and Knowledge Management for Paragon.  “Paragon differentiates itself by utilizing proprietary methodologies and tools to deliver knowledge management strategies and solutions that connect people to relevant knowledge and to each other to enable our clients to drive innovation, improve business performance and achieve business transformation.”

Kane acknowledges that while it is not always easy to successfully create and sustain knowledge management efforts, focusing on the drivers (issues/problems) and outcomes (ideal end-state) of specific teams and on necessary behaviors can help companies reap the rewards of effective knowledge management Knowledge Management in the Age of the Digital Sidekick:  A Perspective

“The banner of knowledge management spans a wealth of territory to encompass solutions that range in functionality from the tried-and-true to the futuristic. Those designated to this year’s list of KMWorld 100 Companies That Matter in Knowledge Management run the gamut of capabilities, but share such similar characteristics as innovation, ingenuity, usefulness and resourcefulness,” says KMWorld Editor Sandra Haimila. “Moreover, the companies on this list create solutions that help their customers turn vast amounts of data into usable knowledge that they can leverage to enhance collaboration, gain insights and achieve their goals.”

To view the full 100 company listing, visit  To read a knowledge management View from the Top perspective from Jim Kane, go to

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About Paragon Solutions
Paragon Solutions is a leading provider of consulting and systems integration services specializing in the health and life sciences industries. Paragon helps companies become high-performing, compliant, and digitally connected through its industry practices; solution accelerators and specialized technology competencies that help clients achieve operational efficiency, business scalability and regulatory compliance.

For more information, please visit the Paragon website at, or call 1.800.462.5582. On social media, visit Paragon on Twitter @consultparagon or Paragon Solutions on LinkedIn.

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