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February 28, 2012 12:00 ET

Spigit Named Hot San Francisco-Based Technology Company

Lead411 Recognizes Spigit for Continued Growth and Innovation

PLEASANTON, CA--(Marketwire - Feb 28, 2012) - Spigit, the crowd innovation company, today announced that it has been recognized by Lead411 as one of 2012's "Hottest Companies in San Francisco." The award recognizes privately held technology companies in the San Francisco Bay Area that have either increased revenues by 100 percent or received more than $5 million in funding in the past two years, both of which Spigit has achieved.

"Every company can benefit from social innovation using Spigit. To create unstoppable innovation you must be able to look through your organization and bring together all of your experts regardless of location or job title at any given moment to solve for X. In our world of relentless change and fierce competition you need radical new ideas and the ability to tap into your entire workforce every day," said Paul Pluschkell, CEO and founder, Spigit. "With Spigit, we're helping our clients connect their workforce and bring the untapped knowledge within their employees, partners and customers into play, to source new ideas and put them into action."

Representing 26 Fortune 100 companies and 16 percent of the Fortune 500, Spigit is at work helping to activate crowds and accelerate business transformation. No matter what type of objective an organization is trying to solve, or what platform they're looking to use, Spigit has a solution. Solutions include:

  • SpigitEngage for Enterprise - organizations can tap into the collective intelligence of their employees, customers and partners
  • SpigitEngage for Government - governments can break down barriers between employees and citizens to address civil issues more quickly and efficiently
  • Spigit integrations with Jive, Yammer and SharePoint - companies can spark the innovation conversation where their people are already gathering
  • SpigitEngage for Facebook - companies can engage their fans in social co-creation

Also named to the list was Yammer, a Spigit integration partner. To learn more about adding social to the business mix and how Spigit's integration with Yammer drives innovation in the workplace, join Spigit for Yammer on Tour this spring beginning this Thursday, March 1st, 2012 in Amsterdam.

Lead411 provides information, news and research about U.S. companies and their executives. The company's "Hottest Companies in San Francisco" list originally started with over 2600 companies and was narrowed down to the top 80. For more information about Lead411's "Hottest Companies in San Francisco" award and a full list of winners, please visit:

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.

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