News and Events from Decision Lens

January 19th, 2011

Genentech Selects Decision Lens for R&D Pipeline and Portfolio Management

Decision Lens, a leading provider of desktop and Web-based collaborative decision making software, is providing its software and services to Genentech to facilitate decision making in research and development (R&D) and portfolio management.

San Francisco, CA based Genentech uses human genetic information to discover, develop, manufacture and commercialize medicines to treat patients with serious or life-threatening medical conditions. In March 2009, Genentech became a member of the Roche Group, the third largest pharmaceutical company in the world. As part of their merger agreement, Roche and Genentech combined their pharmaceutical operations in the United States. Genentech Research and Early Development operates as an independent center within Roche.

“Genentech is at the cutting edge of technology and medicine; its research dollars are vitally important to human wellness,” explained Decision Lens CEO John Saaty. “With Decision Lens, Genentech can be assured that its current and future innovations in medicine are properly funded.”

Recently recognized by Gartner Group as a “Cool Vendor” in the emerging field of collaborative decision making software, Decision Lens has grown at a 90%+ annual growth rate since 2005. In July the company was listed by Washington Business Journal as one of the top 25 small technology companies in the Washington metropolitan area. Inc. magazine list ranked Decision Lens as Number 68 among fast-rising software companies in the Washington, DC area.

Decision Lens’ clients account for a combined $92,481,200,000 in prioritized resource allocations.

The company serves numerous well-known national and international commercial clients including Petrobras, Siemens, Walgreens, Johnson and Johnson, Corporate Executive Board, and the NFL, among other organizations. Decision Lens software also is used widely throughout the federal government and across the Intelligence Community, with clients in the US Navy, the Joint Staff and CENTCOM.

About Decision Lens

Decision Lens develops progressive decision-making software solutions that enable organizations to make complex decisions more effectively and efficiently. Our collaborative software platform structures decisions, quantifies intangible factors, and evaluates choices that help organizations reach their goals.

Decision Lens improves the speed and quality of decision making, maximizes returns, and provides accountability and transparency for how decisions are made.

For more information, contact Decision Lens at 703-399-2100 or www.decisionlens.com.