SALT LAKE CITY--(BUSINESS WIRE)--SpinGo, an event discovery and promotion platform connecting people with more than 125,000 monthly events, announced today it has won three major awards in September including Internet Company of the Year, Tech Startup of the Year and Fastest Growing Tech Company of the Year. The awards are based on SpinGo’s current growth rate and vision for revolutionizing the way people discover live events.
“The hard work that the SpinGo team has put in over the years has led to outstanding results, and people are noticing,” said Kreg Peeler, SpinGo’s CEO. “Because of our passion and dedication, our momentum will continue to build and SpinGo will advance as a powerful force in the event world.”
Last night at the Internet Marketing Association conference, Impact14, SpinGo was awarded the Internet Company of the Year Award—one of the conference’s highest honors. The IMA Board awarded SpinGo the Internet Company of the Year distinction based on its impressive partner and user growth, high quality product and robust database.
The Internet Marketing Association is a professional organization with more than 900,000 members in various fields, including business ownership, programming, marketing, creative development and sales. Each year, IMA holds their Impact marketing conference and awards, highlighting businesses that outshine competitors in areas like social media, blogging, website design and email marketing.
In addition, SpinGo was the recipient of both Tech Startup of the Year and Fastest Growing Tech Company of the Year at the Stevie® Awards, which represent the 12th Annual American Business Awards, the nation’s premier business awards program. Each year, the Stevies focus on outstanding new products and services, as well as achievements in technology industries.
More than 260 executives from various companies, including AT&T, Vimeo, MicroStrategy and Applause attended the awards banquet held at the San Francisco Palace Hotel. Over 3,000 nominations from businesses of all sizes in nearly every field were submitted to the program this year.
Founded in 2012 by Kreg and Amanda Peeler, SpinGo is an event engine that connects event promoters to event goers through a national network of more than 1000 media websites and independent mobile apps. SpinGo’s robust database boasts more than 125,000 monthly human verified events, 100,000 performers, and tens of thousands of venues. Investors include Rick Alden of Skullcandy, Alan Hall of Mercato Partners, Josh James of Domo, Todd Petersen of Vivint and Greg Warnock of Mercato Partners.