2016 TiE50 Top Start-up winners to be announced at annual TiEcon 2016
Atlanta – May 5, 2016 – Springbot was selected as a “2016 TiE50 Top Start-up” for the prestigious TiE50 Technology Awards Program. Winners will be announced on Friday, May 6th at the organization’s annual entrepreneurial conference, TiEcon.
“Industry recognition from prestigious organizations such as TiE Silicon Valley validates Springbot’s dedication to helping small and medium-sized online retailers leverage data to simplify marketing activities and generate results,” said Brooks Robinson, Springbot Co-founder and CEO.
“TiE50 has become a global brand that attracts thousands of companies worldwide,” said program co-chair Karpagam Narayanan. “We screened more than 2,000 companies this year and selected the most innovative 70 companies as 2016 TiE50 Top Start-ups,” she said.
The TiE50 Program is one of TiE Silicon Valley’s most successful programs, Narayanan added. This year, the screening committee included 47 judges who are accomplished domain experts, senior executives, venture capitalists, and marquee tech entrepreneurs. Since the TiE50’s inception in 2009, 92 percent of the selected start-ups have received funding within one year of being recognized. About 130 “Top Start-ups” had successful exits to date.
Springbot’s advancements to its eCommerce marketing platform include Advanced Shoppable Instagram and an enhanced Behavioral Trigger email feature – both recently covered in an article by MediaPost. For more information about these features, visit http://www.springbot.com/2016/04/new-springbot-features-at-magento-imagine-2016/.
TiEcon is the world’s largest conference for entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs with loyal participation from top technology companies, leading venture capital firms, and global service providers. Each year, about 5000 attendees from across the world converge upon the Silicon Valley to attend TiEcon. Attendees come together to network and experience content rich sessions TiEcon was listed by Worth Magazine as one of the 10 best conferences for ideas and entrepreneurship along with TED and the World Economic Forum. For more information on TiEcon, visit http://www.tiecon.org/.
About TiE Silicon Valley
TiE Silicon Valley is a globally networked not-for-profit organization fostering technology entrepreneurship through mentoring, education, and networking. www.tieeco.org
Springbot delivers an eCommerce marketing platform to small and medium businesses that has combined the power of marketing automation and marketing analytics to deliver its Marketing Robotics service. The cloud-based offering integrates and makes simple the data, content and multi-channel marketing tools (social, online, email, etc.) eCommerce website owners need to drive more traffic, conversions and revenue. Springbot helps eCommerce Shopify and Magento merchants grow their revenue by taking smarter, data-driven marketing actions.
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