NEWS25 April 2014

IdeaScale acquires crowdsourcing platform provider

M&A North America

US — Open innovation software provider IdeaScale has announced its acquisition of Canadian crowdsourcing platform provider Ideavibes.

Ideavibes’ mission is to “offer an accessible crowdsourcing platform utilised by cities, brands and organisations in order to foster innovation and effect change in the world”.

“Ideavibes has built a tremendous product and developed a proven methodology that we are proud to welcome into the IdeaScale family,” said Rob Hoehn, CEO of IdeaScale.

“The Ideavibes platform already offers amazing embeddable capabilities that tally with IdeaScale’s mission to innovate everywhere at every level. We are excited to bring that great experience to more organisations and help them achieve their innovation goals.”