Falcon Social Named “Cool Vendor” by Gartner

Unified social media management platform recognized for being impactful, innovative and intriguing

COPENHAGEN, Denmark--()--Falcon Social, leader in social media management, today announced it has been named a “Cool Vendor” in the “Cool Vendors in Social Marketing 2014”1 report by Gartner, Inc.

As the world's leading information technology research and advisory company, Gartner identifies “Cool Vendors” each year; the field of Social Marketing, like all others, is judged on three criteria: innovation, impact, and intrigue.

“We are thrilled to be recognized by Gartner as a 2014 Cool Vendor,” said Ulrik Bo Larsen, founder and CEO at Falcon Social. “We are passionate about building a unified platform that helps employees streamline their marketing efforts and communicate more effectively on a global scale.”

Falcon Social offers a unified social media management platform to help enterprises listen, engage, publish, measure and manage social media content. In addition to Gartner’s “Cool Vendor” recognition, the company was recently awarded the 2013 Bully Award for innovation and growth potential in Europe. To date, Falcon Social has raised $8MM from strategic investors Northcap Partners and Target Partners, and is actively expanding operations to the US.

To learn more about Falcon Social visit: http://www.falconsocial.com.

About Falcon Social

At Falcon Social, we help employees become active digital thinkers. By using our unified platform to listen, engage, publish, measure and manage, companies can explore the benefits of social media marketing and instill a digital-first thought process in their employees. We have been recognized for our efforts across Europe and we continue to provide stellar support for our clients: Jaguar, Carlsberg, Mentos, Pandora, Chupa Chups, Orangina Schweppes, IWC Watches, SIGG, Bang & Olufsen, Warner Music, Conde Nast and Coca Cola and many more. Visit us online at http://www.falconsocial.com or http://twitter.com/falconsocial.

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1 Gartner “Cool Vendors in Social Marketing, 2014” by Julie Hopkins and Jennifer Polk, 28 April 2014.

Contacts

PAN Communications
Kate Lavoie-Mayer, 617-502-4300
falconsocial@pancomm.com

Release Summary

Falcon Social, leader in social media management, today announced it has been named a “Cool Vendor” in the “Cool Vendors in Social Marketing 2014” report by Gartner, Inc.

Contacts

PAN Communications
Kate Lavoie-Mayer, 617-502-4300
falconsocial@pancomm.com