Pagemodo Posts Named as Finalist in 2013 American Business Awards SM
Innovators and Thought Leaders Across Industries Are Honored In 11 th Annual Stevie® Awards
VENLO, the Netherlands--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Vistaprint N.V. (Nasdaq: VPRT ) today announced that Pagemodo Posts was named a finalist in the Social App category of the 2013 American Business Awards. Finalists will ultimately be named as a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Stevie® Award winner in the program.
Pagemodo Posts was launched in March 2013 by Vistaprint as part of its Pagemodo product line, the popular, do-it-yourself suite of Facebook marketing tools for small businesses. Pagemodo Posts helps small business owners find and schedule engaging content to share on Facebook and Twitter. The "Suggested Posts" feature helps users find quality content based on selected keywords, reducing complexity and hours spent hunting for quality content. The tool also allows Facebook page administrators to post to their social pages while browsing the web on a desktop or mobile device using the +Post bookmarklet.
“We are very honored that Pagemodo Posts has been chosen as a finalist for the 2013 American Business Awards,” said Haroon Mokhtarzada, Vistaprint’s vice president of global digital product and co-founder of Webs. “We know how busy small business owners are, and we created this product to help them not only save time, but provide their audience and customers with strong and engaging content. We are very proud of the Pagemodo Posts product and the ability it has to help so many small business owners manage their time and social media impact.”
The American Business Awards are the nation’s premier business awards program. All organizations operating in the U.S.A. are eligible to submit nominations – public and private, for-profit and non-profit, large and small.
The American Business Awards will be presented at two awards events: the ABA's traditional banquet on Monday, June 17 – in Chicago for the first time, after 10 years in New York; and the new product & technology awards event on Monday, September 16 in San Francisco.
More than 3,200 nominations from organizations of all sizes and industries were submitted for consideration in a wide range of award categories. Each submission is reviewed by no fewer than five judges, and given a score from one to ten to determine finalists. Pagemodo Posts was named as a finalist in the Social App category.
Finalists were chosen by more than 140 business professionals nationwide during preliminary judging in April and May. More than 150 members of nine specialized judging committees will determine Stevie Award placements from among the Finalists during final judging, to take place May 13 - 24.
Details about The American Business Awards and the list of Finalists in all categories are available at www.StevieAwards.com/ABA.
Vistaprint N.V. (Nasdaq: VPRT ) empowers more than 15 million micro businesses and consumers annually with affordable, professional options to make an impression. With a unique business model supported by proprietary technologies, high-volume production facilities, and direct marketing expertise, Vistaprint offers a wide variety of products and services that micro businesses can use to expand their business. A global company, Vistaprint employs over 4,100 people, operates more than 25 localized websites globally and ships to more than 130 countries around the world. Vistaprint's broad range of products and services are easy to access online, 24 hours a day at www.vistaprint.com.
Webs (http://webs.com) is the popular do-it-yourself solution to create a free website, having served over 40 million users. Webs enables small businesses and entrepreneurs to easily make a great-looking website and project a professional image. The Webs family of products includes Webs, ContactMe™, and Pagemodo™.
Vistaprint, the Vistaprint logo, Make an Impression, Webs, ContactMe, and Pagemodo are trademarks of Vistaprint N.V. or its subsidiaries. All other brand and product names appearing on this announcement may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders.
About the Stevie Awards
Stevie Awards are conferred in four programs: The American Business Awards, The International Business Awards, the Stevie Awards for Women in Business, and the Stevie Awards for Sales & Customer Service. A fifth program, the Asia-Pacific Stevie Awards, will debut this year. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind them, the Stevies recognize outstanding performances in the workplace worldwide. Learn more about the Stevie Awards at www.StevieAwards.com.
Kaitlin Ambrogio, 781-652-6444
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