Syncapse Corp.

Syncapse Corp.

February 25, 2010 12:00 ET

Syncapse Corp. Acquires Swift Notion Software LLC, Expands Jive Software Platform Offerings

Global leader in social technology grows with acquisition of Portland-based Jive customization firm

TORONTO, ONTARIO and PORTLAND, OREGON--(Marketwire - Feb. 25, 2010) - Syncapse Corp., a global leader in social technology, today completed its acquisition of Swift Notion Software LLC, a firm that specializes in customization, training and development for Jive Software's SBS and Clearspace social software platforms.

This asset-based acquisition advances Syncapse Corp.'s commitment to expand its roster of talent and accelerate the growth of the company's service offerings on its four core pillars: community building, social strategy, products and measurement. Syncapse Corp. and Swift Notion Software LLC have partnered on a number of large-scale community development projects on the Jive platform since early 2009. The new division will work with new and existing clients to expand the company's global expertise in large-scale community development in concert with Jive Software.

Swift Notion Software LLC was previously owned by Jon Garrison, Certified Jive Developer, who now assumes the title of Director, Jive Development, North America at Syncapse Corp. All Swift Notion staff will be retained as an essential part of the expanded Syncapse team. Syncapse also plans to hire additional talent in the areas of software development, account management and sales to expand the new Syncapse West office.


"Acquiring Swift Notion clearly reflects our ongoing commitment to attracting the best and brightest talent in the industry, while consolidating our core products and service businesses," said Michael Scissons, President and CEO, Syncapse Corp. "Swift Notion shares Syncapse' dedication to developing best-in-class social software solutions and this acquisition is a solid building block toward our long-term growth strategy."

"Joining the Syncapse team allows us to make a giant leap over several levels of growth and opportunity," said Jon Garrison, Director of Jive Development, North America, Syncapse Corp. "Syncapse houses some of the finest creative and strategic talent in the industry and we look forward to combining this with our technical expertise to become global leaders in building active and commercially viable online communities on the Jive platform."

About Syncapse Corp.

Syncapse Corp. is a global leader in the practice areas of community building, technology solutions, and digital measurement. Founded by entrepreneur Michael Scissons in 2007, Syncapse Corp. has offices in Toronto, New York, London and Portland. Syncapse works with Fortune 500 companies and global media agencies to reinvent how organizations use social media to their competitive advantage. To learn more visit

About Swift Notion Software LLC

Founded in 2008, Swift Notion Software LLC is a leader in customization, training and development for Jive Software's SBS and Clearspace social software platforms. Swift Notion also provides Java Web Application design with a focus on integrating existing systems with Jive's social platforms. For more information visit

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