SOURCE: ShopIgniter


July 26, 2012 09:10 ET

ShopIgniter Is Named an Honoree of the 2011 TMC Social CRM Award

Social Promotion and Commerce Solution Recognized for Its Ability to Accelerate Social Communication for Brands and Retailers

PORTLAND, OR--(Marketwire - Jul 26, 2012) - ShopIgniter announced today that TMC, a global, integrated media company, has named the ShopIgniter Social Promotion and Commerce Solution as an honoree of the 2011 TMC Social CRM Award, sponsored by Customer Interaction Solutions magazine. 

Kevin Tate, CMO at ShopIgniter, said, "We are thrilled to be recognized by TMC and CIS for our ability to further social engagement in genuine ways that impact the business of our brand and retail clients. We are dedicated to helping marketers promote and sell products using social media through authentic engagement across social channels. It is an honor to be recognized alongside companies like Salesforce, Marketo and SugarCRM."

ShopIgniter provides brands with an end-to-end solution to improve social product discovery, increase amplification and engagement, and grow eCommerce conversion. ShopIgniter's Social Promotion and Commerce Solution allows retailers to repeatedly create, promote, manage and measure successful social experiences such as Social Showcases, Social Landing Pages, Mobile Promotions, Product Launches, Offers and Exclusives. 

The TMC Social CRM Award honored ShopIgniter for its innovation, unique capabilities and significant contributions toward enabling and improving social channel interactions. "Using social media, companies have the ability to not only measure and monitor customer satisfaction in real-time but can actively participate in the daily dialog that shapes their brand perception. TMC is proud to recognize ShopIgniter as an honoree of the TMC Social CRM Award for its achievement in advancing social communications," said Rich Tehrani, CEO, TMC.

The 2011 TMC Social CRM Award winners, finalists and honorees are published on the Customer Interaction Solutions' website,

About ShopIgniter
ShopIgniter enables brands and retailers to create and manage highly engaging Social Commerce and Product Promotion Experiences, promoting their products through social channels to drive discovery, advocacy and sales. Industry leaders such as Nike Golf, Omaha Steaks, Levi's and Target use ShopIgniter's repeatable platform to run campaigns that drive social product discovery, amplification and purchase. Fans and followers access the brand's campaign experiences -- from product launches, to social showcases, and mobile promotions -- through social channels like Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Founded in 2009, ShopIgniter is proud to be headquartered in Portland, OR.

About Customer Interaction Solutions
Since 1982, Customer Interaction Solutions (CIS) magazine has been the voice of the call/contact center, CRM and teleservices industries. CIS magazine has helped the industry germinate, grow, mature and prosper, and has served as the leading publication in helping these industries that have had such a positive impact on the world economy to continue to thrive. Through a combination of outstanding and cutting-edge original editorial, industry voices, in-depth lab reviews and the recognition of the innovative leaders in management and technology through our highly valued awards, Customer Interaction Solutions strives to continue to be the publication that holds the quality bar high for the industry. Please visit

About TMC
TMC, celebrating its 40th Anniversary in 2012, is a global, integrated media company that helps clients build communities in print, in person, and online. TMC publishes the Customer Interaction Solutions, INTERNET TELEPHONY, Next Gen Mobility and Cloud Computing (formerly InfoTECH Spotlight) magazines., which is read by 1.5 million unique visitors each month, is the leading source of news and articles for the communications and technology industries. TMC is the producer of ITEXPO, the world's leading B2B communications event. In addition, TMC runs multiple industry events: including Mobility Tech, M2M Evolution, ChannelVision Expo, MSPWorld, Super WiFi, SUITS, LatinComm, HTML5 Summit Conferences and more. Visit TMC Events for a complete listing and further information.

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