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Smartsheet Acquires Slope to Enhance Creative Content Review, Proofing and Approval Capabilities


Acquisition will also drive the creation of Smartsheet Accelerators
for marketing workflows

Smartsheet (NYSE:SMAR), a leading cloud-based platform for work
execution, today announced that it has acquired Seattle-based TernPro,
Inc., makers of Slope, an application that makes it easy for teams to
collaborate on and manage creative work. With the integration of Slope,
Smartsheet will enable users to review, proof and comment on content in
the core application, in addition to offering standalone solutions to
solve complex marketing and creative workflows.

"The acquisition of Slope will strengthen our leadership position in the
collaborative work management category by adding the ability to
collaborate on everything from videos to documents directly in
Smartsheet," said Mark Mader, CEO of Smartsheet. "This is relevant to
workflows in a wide range of use cases and industries, including
marketing and creative work, and supports our vision to empower everyone
to more effectively plan, track, automate, and report on work,
regardless of technical skill level."

Launched in 2016, Slope combines robust project management with
capabilities like proofing, version control, and real-time
collaboration, enabling people and organizations to increase efficiency,
improve communication, and produce higher quality content. Slope has
over 100 customers across marketing, finance, retail and other

In the coming months, the integration of Slope technology will enhance
the Smartsheet platform in a few key ways. Most notably, Slope's
intuitive content review and proofing functionality will let Smartsheet
users provide feedback on images, videos, documents and other content,
enabling a broad set of powerful use cases that drive collaboration and
fit seamlessly into existing workflows.

Slope will also drive the creation of a set of Smartsheet Accelerators
built specifically to solve mission critical marketing and creative
development workflows. Accelerators are packaged solutions designed to
help customers execute faster and be more successful with high-impact,
repeatable use cases.

The Slope team, including co-founders Dan Bloom and Brian Boschè, have
joined Smartsheet.

"We created Slope to solve the slow, inefficient process of planning
creative projects, tracking progress, collecting feedback, and getting
approvals from the right stakeholders," said Bloom. "We realized in
talking to Smartsheet that they are uniquely able to expose what we've
built to more people, across more use cases, in more geographies around
the world. We're excited to get started."

About Smartsheet

Smartsheet is a leading cloud-based platform for work execution,
empowering organizations to plan, capture, track, automate, and report
on work at scale, resulting in more efficient processes and better
business outcomes. Smartsheet empowers collaboration, drives better
decision making, and accelerates innovation for over 77,000 customers in
190 countries. Smartsheet complements existing enterprise investments by
deeply integrating with applications from Microsoft, Google, Salesforce,
Atlassian, and many others. Smartsheet has been recognized by 451
Research for exceptional technology innovation and positioned as a
leader in the Forrester Wave™ evaluation of Collaborative Work
Management Tools for the Enterprise.

Forward-Looking Statements

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available to management. Forward-looking statements include, but are not
limited to, statements about Smartsheet's acquisition of TernPro, Inc.
and the expectations about integrating Slope into Smartsheet and its
product portfolio, Smartsheet's merger and acquisition strategy, growth
and growth plans, anticipated expansion, expectations regarding possible
or assumed business strategies, potential growth and innovation
opportunities, new products, and potential market opportunities.

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