SOURCE: Spigit


April 10, 2012 09:00 ET

Spigit Named Finalist in the 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide

Social Innovation Solution Recognized in Enterprise 2.0 Category

PLEASANTON, CA--(Marketwire - Apr 10, 2012) - Spigit, the leader in social innovation software and services, has been named a finalist in the 7th Annual 2012 Hot Companies and Best Products Award by Network Products Guide, the industry's leading technology research and advisory guide. These industry and peer awards are the world's premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry.

SpigitEngage 3, the Company's enterprise solution, has been recognized in the Enterprise 2.0 category for its ability to help organizations grow and manage their innovation competency by tapping into the latent knowledge and talent of their crowd. SpigitEngage activates crowds by integrating emergent social collaboration with traditional workflow and analytics, enabling purposeful social innovation that drives business results. The platform sparks ideas on a scale otherwise impossible, accelerating the rate of innovation.

"SpigitEngage creates instant feedback for companies through our new visual funnel which tracks and displays participation, collaboration and innovation from the beginning of an idea's journey to becoming a true innovation," said Paul Pluschkell, CEO and founder, Spigit. "The software simplifies the collaboration process and engages employees in large-scale idea generation. It's an honor to be recognized by the Network Products Guide in an era when social enterprise tools are being rapidly adopted to build a better, more efficient workplace."

Representing 26 Fortune 100 companies and 16 percent of the Fortune 500, Spigit is at work helping to activate crowds and uncover solutions for business challenges such as product development, revenue generation, cost-savings and sustainability. For more information on Spigit's enterprise solution, as well as integrations with Jive, Yammer, Chatter and SharePoint, please visit the company website.

An annual achievements and recognition awards program with active participation from a broad spectrum of industry voices, the coveted annual Hot Companies and Best Products recognition program encompasses the world's best in organizational performance, products and services, executives and management teams, successful deployments, product management and engineering, support and customer satisfaction, and public relations in every area of information technology.

About Spigit
Diversity of insight is often the source of the most innovative solutions. Spigit is a platform that enables organizations to tap into the collective intelligence of employees, customers, partners and fans to help tackle business objectives.

By incorporating game mechanics, Spigit first engages your people at scale. Using social algorithms Spigit then leverages this crowd to do the heavy lifting and surface and vet the most promising ideas through collaboration. Finally, with big data analytics Spigit pinpoints actionable and predictive information that drives results.

The largest and most innovative companies in the world use Spigit including, AAA, US Bank, City of New York, Estee Lauder and Capgemini. For more information about how you can enable crowd innovation for your enterprise, visit, email or call 1-855-SPIGIT1.

About Network Products Guide Awards
As the industry's leading technology research and advisory publication, Network Products Guide plays a vital role in keeping decision makers and end-users informed of the choices they can make in all areas of information technology. You will discover a wealth of information and tools in this guide including the best products and services, roadmaps, industry directions, technology advancements and independent product evaluations that facilitate in making the most pertinent technology decisions impacting business and personal goals. The guide follows conscientious research methodologies developed and enhanced by industry experts. To learn more, visit

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