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December 19, 2011

Explosive Customer Growth Announced by Hearsay Social

Several key milestones have been announced by Hearsay Social. These include record customer growth and massive scale of social media interactions across millions of consumers. The company has also announced a strategic expansion of its executive team and comprehensive integration with all major social networks. The Starbucks Board of Directors will now include Clara Shih, CEO of Hearsay Social. Hearsay Social is the provider of a top enterprise social marketing platform.

In a release, Shih said, "With a billion consumers on Facebook (News - Alert), it has never been more important for businesses to be on social, and there has never been a better time for Hearsay Social. Our customers' success has inspired us to expand into new industries and integrate onto new networks, as well as continue building our leadership team."

According to Shih, she is excited and humbled to join the Starbucks Board. The social business imperative introduced by Hearsay Social to the market has been therefore validated.

Steve Garrity, Co-founder and CTO, Hearsay Social, said, "Since our company launch in February, we have seen customers on Hearsay Social unleash the transformational power of social media to drive sales, loyalty, and referrals. We could not be more excited about our customers' tremendous success."

Record momentum has been announced by Hearsay Social. Over 5 million customer interactions are facilitated by the Hearsay Social platform which is fueled by explosive customer growth. Over 16,000 social pages and profiles are also powered by Hearsay Social.

Hearsay Social has multiplied its customer base six fold over the past six months. New enterprise-class customers have been added by Hearsay Social in several key verticals. These include retail, insurance, financial services, hospitality, medical, automotive, and real estate.


Carolyn John is a Contributor to TMCnet. To read more of her articles, please columnist page.

Edited by Rich Steeves
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