Our friends over at Bazaarvoice not only reached profitability in just their second year, they’re changing the way customers drive business with ratings, reviews, and other word-of-mouth essentials.
Here the scoop:
- Bazaarvoice now serves 8 out of 10 of the Internet Retailer Top 100 who outsource ratings and reviews.
- Bazaarvoice has signed over 30 partners in the areas of eCommerce platforms (ATG, Fry, IBM WebSphere, MarketLive); site search (Celebros, Endeca, Mercado, SLI Systems); Web analytics (Coremetrics, Omniture, WebSideStory, WebTrends); email marketing (CheetahMail, ExactTarget, Responsys); A/B testing and content optimization (Offermatica, Optimost, SiteSpect); personalization and recommendations (Aggregate Knowledge, Certona, ChoiceStream)
- Bazaarvoice moved aggressively into the UK and European markets with the opening of a London office in early 2007 as well as the internationalization of its complete solution.
- Bazaarvoice has attracted industry thought leaders to its advisory board including WOMMA founding CEO Andy Sernovitz; Dell’s former senior vice president of global online business and global brand marketing John Hamlin; respected author and marketing guru Bryan Eisenberg; and customer experience expert Tamara Adlin.
Eight out of ten of the Internet Retailer Top 100 have hired them. Again: “Wow!” Looks like the word is out…