Socialware Bolsters Leadership Team With New Vice President of Product Development

Social media compliance and marketing experts Socialware today announced Matt Roberts has joined the company’s leadership team as Vice President of Product Development, reporting to CEO Ken Naumann.

Socialware Brings Compliance Expertise to the Facebook PMD

Socialware, the leader in social media compliance and relationship software, brings unmatched expertise in the financial services vertical as part of the Facebook® Preferred Marketing Developer (PMD) program. Drawing from experience working with more than 125 financial services firms, Socialware will help organizations in one of Facebook’s fast-growing verticals leverage the world’s largest social network for business.

Socialware Announces Win at Ameritas

Socialware today announced a significant customer win at Ameritas Investment Corp. (AIC), which offers a wide range of investment products and services. This bring the number of customers in the financial services industry to over 125. The word on the street is that the company continues to meet or exceed their quarterly sales expectations.

Socialware Raises Series C from CrunchFund and Others

Socialware, the leader in social media compliance and engagement, today announced that CrunchFund, founded by tech industry veterans Michael Arrington, Patrick Gallagher, and MG Siegler, will join other investors in a $7M series C round of funding. While CrunchFund was founded to invest in promising early stage startups, the investors see great potential in Socialware’s […]

Socialware Raises $3M Series B

Socialware, the leader in social media compliance and engagement, today announced that it has secured $3 million in additional funding from existing investors, including FLOODGATE, G-51 Capital and Silverton Partners. Socialware has attracted tremendous interest from the venture capital community and will use this new capital to extend its market leadership and expand its platform […]

Socialware Partners with LiveOffice

LiveOffice, the number-one provider of software-as-a-service (SaaS) email archiving, email compliance and email continuity solutions and Socialware, the leader in helping companies manage, embrace and leverage public social networks, today announced a partnership. Together the companies will provide LiveOffice users with the ability to pre-review and route social networking activity through their existing compliance workflow […]

Socialware Launches Social Middleware Platform

Socialware is emerging from stealth mode, and being increasingly public about its products and services. In the interest of full disclosure, I’m an advisor to Socialware along with Jeff Dachis (Dachis Group), Paul Rogers (Google), and Kenny Van Zant (Solarwinds). The company has been funded to date by some incredible investors, including G-51 Capital, Silverton Partners, and Maples Investments.

Opening the Public Social Networks in the Enterprise

This was originally posted on the Dachis Group Collaboratory. A recent study by Robert Half and Associates found that 54% of companies ban the use of public social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter in the workplace. The reasoning could be that productivity would be hampered, or that your organization must be compliant with regulations […]

Video Interview with Socialware Founders

I originally posted this interview on the Collaboratory, but I wanted to also share it with AustinStartup readers. I had a chance to sit down with the founders of Socialware for an interview. I edited our talk down to under 5 minutes. Socialware is an alliance partner of ours, and is  creating a new category […]

Dachis Names Partners, Including Socialware

Dachis Group announced a select group of alliance partners today, including Socialware. Both companies are based in Austin. You may have read that I recently joined the Dachis Group, and I promise that the blog won’t become a platform for our news. But I think it’s significant that with a handful of partners in the […]