Winners in Developer Contest to be Announced at Infusionsoft’s Small Business Conference, ICON14
(Chandler, Ariz. – April 10, 2014) Infusionsoft, creator of the leading sales and marketing software for small businesses, has announced its finalists for the second annual Battle of the Apps contest. The competition offers more than $20,000 in prizes for developers of apps, integrations and plug-ins that work in collaboration with Infusionsoft. The first place winner, the Kick Apps Champion, will be announced at Infusionsoft’s small business conference, ICON14, on Friday, April 25.
The Kick Apps Champion will be awarded $10,000 cash and the opportunity to spend one all-expenses-paid day at the Infusionsoft headquarters in Chandler, Ariz. The day will include mentoring sessions on development and marketing from company executives, including Chief Technology Officer Marc Chesley. Runners-up will also receive cash prizes.
“The Battle of the Apps contest is all about highlighting the value our certified partners bring to the Infusionsoft ecosystem,” said Chesley. “Like all the products available through the Marketplace by Infusionsoft, the apps were creative innovations that expand how our customers use our family of products. The finalists are some of the best from our community of certified partners who are constantly creating new products and services. They add immense value to Infusionsoft’s growing ecosystem for small business success.”
Selected from a list of 20 semi-finalists, the 2014 Battle of the Apps finalists are:
Revenue Conduit – Connects Infusionsoft with online shopping-cart providers
HipDash™ by Eyefire™ – Creates easily-exportable business reports from Infusionsoft data
Maven Email to CRM – Allows integration to third party platforms with no API
Tactical Shipping by Tactical Marketing Systems – Integrates Infusionsoft with shipping services
Event Awesome by Motion Leap – Allows ticket scanning, proximity tagging, address validation and instant SMS-based feedback for events
More information about the Battle of the Apps finalists is available on Infusionsoft’s company blog. The 2014 finalist apps are also available for purchase in the Infusionsoft Marketplace.
ICON14 will be held April 23-25, 2014 at the Phoenix Convention Center. The three-day event, which sold out completely in 2013 and 2012, will bring together more than 3,000 small business owners and entrepreneurs from around the world to network, learn and share business growth strategies. The speaker lineup includes best-selling author Seth Godin, leadership expert and author Simon Sinek, MSNBC anchor J.J. Ramberg, and angel investor, customer service and networking expert Peter Shankman.
Infusionsoft is the leading sales and marketing software for small businesses, designed to help them get organized, grow sales and save time. Unlike other software providers, Infusionsoft is solely focused on small business success and provides one easy-to-use system for sales and marketing. The privately held, seven-time Inc. 500/5000 company is based in Chandler, Ariz. and is funded by Goldman Sachs, Mohr Davidow Ventures and Signal Peak Ventures. For more information, visit www.infusionsoft.com.