Badgeville Announces Engage Seattle 2012 on July 18th

Yammer, Ant's Eye View, Bazaarvoice, Janrain and more join global gamification leader for exclusive afternoon of conversation around the future of social business

Jul 05, 2012, 12:01 ET from Badgeville

SEATTLE, July 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Badgeville, The Behavior Platform and global gamification leader, today announced Engage Seattle, an exclusive evening of conversation and cocktails around the future of social business on Wednesday, July 18th. Join senior executives from Yammer, Ant's Eye View, Bazaarvoice, Janrain, and the Badgeville team to learn how to apply game mechanics and social mechanics to real business objectives.

This is the second Badgeville Engage stop, following a sold-out event in San Francisco. The event is designed for senior- and mid-level business executives and analysts seeking to apply gamification to solve business needs for employee-facing and customer-facing programs.

"The social enterprise is fundamentally driven by reputation and engagement across employee-facing and customer-facing experiences," said Kevin Akeroyd, SVP, Badgeville. "By joining forces with innovators across social business, this event offers a unique opportunity to discuss the future of how business leaders across HR, product, sales, marketing, IT, training, and support are using game and social mechanics to power real business objectives."

Confirmed Speakers

An Le, VP of Business Development, Yammer (Microsoft)

Sean O'Driscoll, Co-Founder and CEO, Ant's Eye View

Matt Heinz, President, Heinz Consulting

Jim Petty, VP of Technology Partnerships, Bazaarvoice

Bill Piwonka, VP of Marketing, Janrain

Kevin Akeroyd, SVP, Badgeville

...and a special surprise guest!

The invite-only event will take place from 4pm PT - 8pm PT on July 18th. Limited spaces are available for select business leaders. To request an invitation, please visit

About Badgeville  

Badgeville (, The Behavior Platform, is the leading provider of gamification and social engagement solutions for world-class businesses, enabling companies in virtually every industry to influence and measure user behavior. Companies and organizations from across the globe are using our award-winning Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution to increase customer loyalty, user engagement and employee performance. With 175 customers, Badgeville brings Game Mechanics, Reputation Mechanics, and Social Mechanics to world-class companies including Deloitte, EMC, Universal Music, Samsung, CA Technologies, Dell, Bell Media, NBC, The Active Network, and Recyclebank. Founded in 2010, Badgeville is based in Menlo Park, Calif. And has offices in New York and Europe. Follow @Badgeville to learn more.

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