Two firms based in the Carolinas were among the winners in Cisco’s annual “Growing With Technology” awards.

Peopleclick, which is based in Raleigh, was one of two runners-up in the customer relationship management competition., which is based in Bluffton, SC, was a runner up in the innovators in sales and marketing category.

Cisco presented awards in equipment and consulting to winners and runners-up in five different categories for demonstrating what it called innovative use of networking technology. The winners were named Tuesday in San Francisco.

For more details on the winners and program, see: