Footprints Inc. of Salt Lake City is one of six organizations in the United States awarded Certified 4th Dimension Developer status by Acius Inc., publisher of the database program for Apple's Macintosh line of personal computers.

Jim Collar, Footprints president, said the certification process required submission of one or more custom applications created using 4th Dimension. Footprints was one of six companies out of 1,000 able to qualify for the award.