NEW YORK, May 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Shareablee Inc., the leading social media benchmarking and audience analysis firm, today announced the company was awarded The Unilever Foundry Award during the 3rd I-COM Data Venture Challenge, part of the I-COM Global Summit, in San Sebastian, Spain on April 28. The Unilever Foundry Award is the newest addition to the I-COM Data Venture Challenge, bringing recognition to start-ups for outstanding technology innovation and to support them in growing their business.
Shareablee was honored at I-COM alongside a group of trailblazing data-driven companies including Annalect, Accuen, and more. The Unilever Foundry presented the award to Shareablee for its innovative approach to social media measurement and exceptional success in delivering a competitive advantage to clients by leveraging data.
"We see huge potential for social data to not just optimize social media, but to drive marketing ROI at large," said Tania Yuki, Shareablee's founder and CEO. "Shareablee is honored to receive this recognition by a global innovator like Unilever, with whom we can partner to really test the limits of what's possible using predictive analytics on this powerful data set."
As part of the Unilever Foundry Award, Shareablee will be presented with an opportunity to pilot its technology across Unilever brands and is part of the official selection of the Foundry 50 at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity on June 25 and 26, 2015.
Andreas Cohen, Chairman at I-COM Global said, "On behalf of I-COM, we're immensely pleased that such an active member such as Shareablee has the good fortune to be honored by Unilever in this way."
The full list of honorees and additional event information is available at http://www.i-com.org/data-venture-challenge/.
About Shareablee Inc.
Launched in 2013, Shareablee Inc. is the leading authority on audience intelligence, competitive benchmarking and actionable insights for social media. The official social media analytics partner of comScore, Shareablee measures a census of global properties and collects brand audience and engagement data across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Google+, Tumblr, LinkedIn, and YouTube.
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