News & Events: October 2010

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ShopIgniter Appoints Jive Software Chairman to Board of Directors

Portland, OR. October 20, 2010. — ShopIgniter, a rapidly-growing provider of innovative social eCommerce solutions, today announced that Dave Hersh, the founding CEO and Chairman of the largest and most successful social business company, has been appointed to their board of directors.

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ShopIgniter adds Dave Hersh to board

ShopIgniter has added a high-profile technology executive to its board. The Portland company on Wednesday introduced Jive Software Inc. chairman Dave Hersh as its newest director.ShopIgniter has added a high-profile technology executive to its board. The Portland company on Wednesday introduced Jive Software Inc. chairman Dave Hersh as its newest director.

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ShopIgniter chases social commerce, Jive’s chairman joins the board

Compton’s two-year-old company, ShopIgniter, is among those trying to capitalize on the social networking mania. Its software links retailers’ existing e-commerce systems to Facebook and other social networking sites, connecting the stores to communities of online “friends.”

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ShopIgniter Introduces First Customizable Social Promotion Engine™ to Help Companies Activate Their Networks and Drive eCommerce Revenue Through Social Media

Portland, OR. October 12, 2010. — ShopIgniter, a provider of innovative social eCommerce solutions, today announced the introduction of its Social Promotion Engine™, the first rules-based solution to enable companies to activate their customer networks though fully customizable viral promotions, share-able coupons, referral incentives and promotional sales as well as loyalty and social badge programs. The product helps companies manage social eCommerce programs that have a viral impact, build trust and turn customers, fans and followers into advocates and drivers of revenue.

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ShopIgniter CEO Selected to Participate in 2010 Altimeter Rise of Social Commerce Conference

Portland, OR – October 6, 2010 – ShopIgniter, a provider of innovative social eCommerce solutions, today announced that ShopIgniter’s CEO, Matt Compton has been invited to participate in a panel discussion at the 2010 Altimeter Rise of Social Commerce. Entitled, “Frictionless Commerce: Turning Conversations into Conversion,” the panel will feature leading social eCommerce executives that will discuss how to seamlessly tap into social networks to drive revenue.

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ShopIgniter Readies for Black Friday

It may not be November yet, but ShopIgniter is starting its Black Friday prep early. The company released a Facebook holidays store to allow companies to try to push more merchandise via social media during the upcoming Thanksgiving and Christmas shopping seasons.

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