BC-Jobvite Wins 2012 TiE50 Award, Recognized as One of the Hottest T



the leading recruitment platform for the social Web, has been named a

winner in the prestigious 2012


global awards for technology startups. TiE, an international

organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurs across its network,

recognized Jobvite as one of the top 10 software companies of the

year. The annual award's 50 winning companies cover five technology

sectors: Internet, BioSciences, Cleantech, Wireless and Software --

the category Jobvite also won in 2009.

"We're very proud to accept this award from TiE -- the world's largest

organization fostering entrepreneurship and supporting businesses that

break new ground," said Dan Finnigan, CEO of


"Our products demonstrate Jobvite's commitment to innovations that

produce exceptional recruiting results, and the TiE50 ranking

demonstrates the fact that our hard work is paying off."

Jobvite's customers, including some of the hottest companies such as

Starbucks, Zynga and LivingSocial, use the company's social


solutions to harness the power of social networks and find the best

candidates. Jobvite increases referrals -- proven to be the highest

quality candidates by making it simple for every employee to share job

opportunities with well-suited contacts in LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter

and other social media.

This year's TiE50 winners will be recognized at TiECon 2012 May 18-19.

Jobvite's Finnigan will also join an entrepreneurship


to discuss how to build a winning leadership team and the critical

success factors that startups should know. Other panelists include

executives from Mozilla, Morrison Foerster, Franklin Templeton,

Riviera Partners and Cetas.

Since the TiE50 program began in 2009, previous winners have raised

more than $28 billion in funding and 104 of the winners and finalists

have been acquired, merged or went public. The TiE organization,

sponsored by top venture capital firms and Fortune 500 companies, is

spread across 54 chapters in 13 countries. It includes nearly 14,000

members, including 1,800 experienced entrepreneurs and business

executives as charter members.

About JobviteJobvite is the leading recruiting platform for the social

web. Today's fastest-growing companies use applicant


recruiter CRM


social recruiting


solutions from Jobvite to target the right talent and build the best

teams. Jobvite is a complete, modular Software-as-a-Service (SaaS)

platform which can optimize the speed, cost-effectiveness and ease of

recruiting for any company. For more information, visit


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