We’re incredibly proud to be in the Inc. 500,” says Co-Founder Jim Risner. “Achieving such tremendous growth is a symbol of our innovative approach to the rapidly-evolving social media realm and a testament to relationships with our customers.
Boulder, CO and Lafayette, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2012
Votigo, leading providers of social marketing technology, announced today that it was named to the 2012 Inc. 500|5000 list of America’s fastest-growing private companies. With a three-year growth rate of 1,493% since 2008, Votigo is #242 overall, and #21 in the software category.
“We’re incredibly proud to be in the Inc. 500,” says Co-Founder Jim Risner. “Achieving such tremendous growth is a symbol of our innovative approach to the rapidly-evolving social media realm and a testament to relationships with our customers, hundreds of brands and businesses in the US and abroad. Above all, it’s great recognition for our team, who have worked with great energy and ingenuity to help us achieve this growth.”
Votigo provides an always-on software platform for engaging cross-channel social audiences to international brands and agencies in numerous consumer and business-to-business categories, including Ford, Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Sony Online Entertainment, Kaiser-Permanente, Energizer, and GoPro. The company is a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and Google Engagement Solutions Developer.
With Votigo’s Social Marketing Suite, businesses have an unmatched software-as-a-service for acquiring and engaging customers. Brands can run promotions, user-generated content contests and other marketing apps that activate social followers as customers; measure the impact and ROI of a brand’s social marketing efforts; and use Conversation Manager for handling communications and Social Customer Relationship Management (Social CRM) across multiple users, social networks and geographies. Votigo also continues to provide custom promotions that integrate with any social channel, including Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, foursquare, Instagram and Pinterest as they emerge, plus increasingly dynamic mobile capabilities.
“We’re thrilled to be among the companies on this year's list,” says Risner. “It’s a huge challenge to grow as fast as we have while maintaining a high service standard and continuously deploying cutting-edge technology.”
Founded in 2006, Votigo counts nearly 50 full-time employees across its original Lafayette, CA office; its Boulder, Colorado office (opened in 2010), and its software development center in Hyderabad, India.
Inc. Magazine’s 2012 500|5000 List ranks the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. based on revenue growth from 2008 through 2011. Eligible companies must be based in the United States with minimum revenue of $100,000 in 2007 and minimum revenue of $2 million in 2010.
Votigo is a leading social marketing software company whose SaaS platform supports premium, full-service solutions and easy-to-use self-service tools for agencies and brands ranging from Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide, Sony Online Entertainment, Kaiser-Permanente and GoPro to start-ups and small businesses worldwide. Votigo’s technology platform allows brands, agencies and enterprises to attract and engage their audiences on all social channels. Votigo’s social marketing suite includes Cross-Channel Promotions, Social Apps, Conversation Manager, and Analytics. Based in San Francisco, Boulder and Hyderbad, Votigo is a Facebook Preferred Marketing Developer and a Google Engagement Solutions Developer