LEHI, Utah, April 16, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Podium, the leading messaging tools platform for local businesses today announced being named on G2 Top SMB Products, Highest Satisfaction Products, Top Marketing Products, Fastest Growing Solutions and Best Solutions for Small Business lists. Akin to the People's Choice Awards for tech companies, G2's Best Software Awards rank the world's best software companies and products based on authentic, timely reviews from real users.
Tech companies on the list have proven their commitment and value based on hundreds, if not thousands of verified reviews. With over 57,844 software companies on G2, Podium is honored to be recognized on five lists this year, an achievement that can only be earned through the endorsement of its users.
G2 created these lists based on data from over 1M authentic, verified customer reviews. These reviews were written and published between January 1, 2019 - March 3, 2020. These reviews -- each vetted by a real person to ensure legitimacy -- spanned across 77,381 software products.
Podium earned its place on these lists due to customer feedback showing the platform's ability to effectively modernize their messaging tools to operate local businesses scheduling, payments, online reviews, customer feedback, reporting and more.
"Over the past five years, Podium has been striving to provide the tools local businesses need to message customers in a modern economy," said Eric Rea, co-founder and CEO of Podium. "Consumers now expect to be able to communicate with their local businesses more conveniently than ever before. Messaging has become the preferred medium by both businesses and consumers to do this. We are proud and honored to be recognized by G2 as the best and most trusted platform to provide tools that matter the most to our customers."
For more information, please contact Podium at [email protected].
Criteria: Winners were determined based on reviews left at G2Crowd.com between Jan. 1 and Mar. 3, 2020. All scores were calculated using G2's algorithms, including for Satisfaction and Market Presence, explained in detail here. Further information on methodology is available upon request.
Podium is a customer messaging platform that enables companies with a local presence to conveniently connect with their customers at critical touchpoints to help them strengthen their business. By conveniently facilitating millions of customer interactions, such as driving customer-generated online reviews and providing improved customer messaging tools, Podium serves more than 45,000 local businesses in the United States, Canada and Australia. Headquartered in Lehi, Utah, and founded in 2014, Podium is currently backed by YC Continuity, Sapphire Ventures, Alkeon Capital, Recruit Co. Ltd., IVP, Accel, Summit Partners and GV. To learn more, visit www.podium.com or contact us at [email protected].