FarPoint Spread by GrapeCity wins the Best .NET Grid Control Award from CodeProject

FarPoint Spread for Windows Forms by GrapeCity is the winner in the CodeProject’s 2010 members choice awards in the .NET Grid Controls category


Kirkland, WA – June 14, 2010 - GrapeCity announced today that FarPoint Spread for Windows Forms has won the best .NET Grid Control award from CodeProject, one of the world’s largest online developer communities. CodeProject announced the winners of their Second Annual Members Choice awards for best development products and tools at a reception preceding Microsoft®’s TechEd 2010 conference in New Orleans.


CodeProject.com members were asked to rate their favorites products. The Code Project staff then compiled the highest rated listings, awarding the highest ranked in each product category. The results reflect actual perceptions of what developers value.


According to Jeff Hadfield, president of The Code Project (USA), “As before, The Code Project Members Choice Awards reflect the diversity and depth of the tools available to professional developers around the world. This past year has brought even more user interface (UI) tools but also more tools to support all aspects of the development process. Congratulations to the winners, and to the development community for encouraging innovation and excellence.”


Commenting on GrapeCity’s award, Rick Williamson, General Manager of GrapeCity’s PowerTools Division, said, “We would like to thank CodeProject community members for acknowledging our contributions. This award validates our claim that Spread offers much greater business value compared to conventional .NET Grid products.”


About FarPoint Spread

FarPoint Spread is the world’s best-selling, award-winning Microsoft Excel compatible .NET spreadsheet product line. It goes beyond conventional .NET Grid components by including integrated spreadsheet features that include Excel-style statistical and visual analysis features, all within a familiar spreadsheet user interface, thus unleashing even greater business value for end users.


About GrapeCity

Founded in 1980, GrapeCity is an international award-winning Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a premier Visual Studio Industry Partner and the world’s largest provider of developer components. The company has more than 850 employees and tens of thousands of customers worldwide. For over 25 years, GrapeCity has provided enterprises around the world with state-of-the-art developer tools and components, software services and solutions. For more information, visit http://www.gcpowertools.com