Vendasta Brings QuickBooks to Business App

New integration allows SMB client to connect QuickBooks account to ‘single app of truth’ Vendasta channel partners can now offer their small and medium business (SMB) clients the ability to connect their QuickBooks Online accounts to Business App. With the addition of QuickBooks Online to the Vendasta Marketplace, partners can provide their SMB clients with more insights than ever—all from a single end-to-end ecommerce Business App dashboard. Marketing Technology News: Nielsen Supercharges Ad Intelligence Platform…

Tech Data and Vendasta Partner to Deliver NexVen Channel Program

Program helps emerging vendors access new resellers for revenue growth Vendasta, the leading end-to-end platform for companies selling digital solutions to businesses, is partnering with multinational distributor Tech Data and its Security Solutions business to provide vendors with new reseller markets through the Vendasta Platform. The NexVen Channel Program offers emerging and established product vendors an innovative way to go to market with their products and solutions using the Vendasta Marketplace. Vendasta has…

The Globe and Mail ranks Vendasta among Canada’s Top Growing Companies

Vendasta is pleased to report it secured a spot on the Globe and Mail 2020 Report on Business ranking of Canada’s Top Growing Companies, released. With verified three-year revenue growth of 135%, the leading end-to-end ecommerce platform placed #273 among the nation’s fastest growing businesses. In total, 400 companies earned a spot on this year’s list. “As we continue to push toward the $100 million revenue mark, maintaining a high growth rate is challenging,” Vendasta CEO Brendan King said. “However, our growth rate…

Vendasta Wins Silver Stevie at the 17th Annual International Business Awards

Vendasta, the leading end-to-end e-commerce platform for companies selling digital solutions to local businesses, is proud to be named a Silver Stevie Award recipient for Company of the Year (Computer Software) at the 17th Annual International Business Awards. More than 3,800 nominations for organizations across the globe were considered in a range of categories, including Marketing Campaign of the Year, Best New Product or Service of the Year, and Startup of the Year. The awards were determined by the average score of…

Vendasta Welcomes New VP Of Revenue Neal Romanchych

Long-Time Canadian Media and Telecommunications Leader Joins Software Company Leading end-to-end e-commerce platform Vendasta is proud to name Neal Romanchych as new VP of Revenue. Romanchych is a seasoned media and telecommunication executive with three decades of experience. He joins Vendasta after nearly 14 years at 411.ca, a national Canadian directory and business solutions company, where he led as President and previously served as the Senior VP of Sales and Service. Marketing Technology News: Alfresco Ranked…

Vendasta and Google My Business Partner to Help SMBs Get Found Fast

Vendasta is proud to announce it has been named a Featured Partner by Google My Business (GMB). The company received the status for accurately and efficiently claiming GMB listings on behalf of its partners’ small and medium business clients. Marketing Technology News: Adobe Named a Leader in Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Personalization Engines Through the Vendasta service, partners avoid the toil of contacting individual businesses to track verification numbers by phone or email, allowing SMBs to more quickly…

Market, Sell, Bill, and Fulfill: Payment Processing and More Now Vailable in Vendasta Platform

Integration of merchant services with Stripe makes Vendasta the first end-to-end platform built for SaaS reseller success Partners can now make money while they sleep with the introduction of merchant services to Vendasta’s end-to-end e-commerce platform. The introduction of merchant services means that Vendasta partners can securely set up payment information and invoice small and medium business (SMB) clients directly from the platform. In turn, SMBs can sign into their client-facing app and make purchases all on…

Vendasta Welcomes ActiveCampaign to Marketplace

Vendasta Partners Can Now Offer Small and Medium Businesses Activecampaign’s Connected Marketing Automation, Email Marketing, CRM, and Support Capabilities. Vendasta welcomes ActiveCampaign to its robust wholesale Marketplace of resellable small and medium business (SMB) solutions. The integration will allow Vendasta partners to sell ActiveCampaign to local business clients, helping them engage meaningfully with customers. Marketing Technology News:  CobbleStone Continues Contract Management Software Excellence with…

Conquer Local Academy: Vendasta Launches Free Digital Training Program

Academy providing people with skills to start a new professional chapter In response to business disruptions due to COVID-19, Vendasta has launched an online training program to help entrepreneurs build a successful digital agency from their own homes. The launch of Conquer Local Academy comes as the U.S. Labor Department reported Thursday that the unemployment rate hit 13 percent, the worst since the Great Depression. Meanwhile, Canada shed more than one million jobs last month, according to Statistics Canada.…

Vendasta Named to Financial Times List of Fastest Growing Companies

Vendasta is proud to be listed among the Financial Times inaugural list, ‘The Americas’ Fastest Growing Companies 2020’. The list, published Monday, is the result of a joint project by the Financial Times and research company Statista. The 500 companies listed achieved high compound annual growth rates (CAGR) in revenue between 2015 and 2018, with a minimum CAGR of 18 percent. Vendasta ranked 313th with a compound annual growth of 39.2 percent. Marketing Technology News: Insight Recognized in Gartner 2020 Magic…

Vendasta Introduces Sentiment Analysis to Review Management Product

Artificial intelligence tool demystifies customer review trends online Vendasta partners now have the ability to better understand customer experiences through Reputation Management’s new sentiment analysis functionality. The natural language processing technique uses AI to identify and extract critical words and phrases from customer reviews. The result is a collective understanding of whether a business is succeeding or failing. Businesses can use the information to uncover trends, understand how customers in certain…

Vendasta Launches Product-Led Growth Initiative for Partners

Freemium Versions of Key Digital Martech Products Drive Sales and Retention Vendasta​ partners can now unlock a freemium suite of foundational martech products to help drive their local business clients’ success. The newly launched ​Express Products​ cover the most important digital presence management solutions for small and medium businesses, such as reputation management, advertising, social media, and listings  – the key tools a local business needs to succeed and gain customers. The new freemium digital products…

Vendasta Receives Top Award for Advertising Intelligence

Vendasta’s live digital advertising reporting tool Advertising Intelligence has received the Platinum SIINDA Industry Excellence Award for Attribution, Engagement & Analytics. Vendasta CEO Brendan King and CRO George Leith were on hand to receive the award at the SIINDA Local Search Summit at Estufa Fria Lisbon National Gardens in Lisbon, Portugal Tuesday evening. Vendasta’s Advertising Intelligence brings ad campaigns under one roof, so customers can see what’s working across various platforms in a user-friendly…

Vendasta Named Runner-up for “MSP of the Year”

Vendasta is celebrating tonight after being awarded second place in the competitive ranking for Channel Futures’ 2019 Managed Service Provider (MSP) of the Year. The awards were announced at the MSP 501 Awards Gala Tuesday evening as part of Channel Partners Evolution in Washington D.C. The event honors the 501 top Managed Service Providers as determined by Channel Futures. CRO George Leith accepted the award on behalf of Vendasta. “We’re very humbled to be named among other incredible MSPs and are looking…

Vendasta honored with Bronze Stevie Award for Company of the Year

Canada-based SaaS business among top international software companies Vendasta is proud to receive a bronze Stevie Award for Company of the Year in the Computer Software category as part of the 16th Annual International Business Awards (IBA). The IBA honors individuals and organizations worldwide. Nicknamed the Stevies for the Greek word ‘crowned’, the awards will be presented to winners at a gala banquet in Vienna, Austria on Oct. 19. Marketing Technology News: SRAX Announces Growth of SRAX IR Platform and Enhanced…

Vendasta Raises $40 Million in Growth Capital

Vendasta, a cloud commerce platform for companies that provide digital solutions to small and medium businesses (SMBs), has raised $40 million in growth funding, $25 Million of which was led by the Canadian Business Growth Fund (CBGF) in addition to an earlier round in May of $15 Million led by Comporium, Inc and Saskworks Venture Fund Inc. with participation from existing investors Vanedge Capital LP and BDC Capital IT Venture Fund. With these investments, the technology company plans to expand its Saskatoon-based team from…

Joel Smart Joins Vendasta, Ushers in New Multi-Location Platform Functionalities

Vendasta is pleased to welcome Joel Smart as its new Vice President of Enterprise Acquisition. Smart is a business development leader with more than 20 years of sales and sales management experience in technology and publishing. He will work with Vendasta’s teams and its customers to further refine the products and Platform to best serve people who manage multi-location businesses in all industry verticals. “The Vendasta Platform is nimble, and it can be customized to the demands and challenges of brands,” said Smart.…

Vendasta adds MyCorporation to Marketplace

Vendasta is pleased to welcome MyCorporation to its robust Marketplace. The move is part of the marketing and sales platform’s evolution to becoming mission control and the single source for local business needs. Vendasta’s channel partners can now help their US-based small and medium business (SMB) clients form a limited liability company (LLC), providing security and adding further credibility to the local business and its digital solutions provider. Businesses are required to renew their certificate annually through…

Gib Olander Joins Vendasta as EVP of Product

​Vendasta​ is welcoming its new Executive Vice President of  Product Gib Olander. Olander has more than two decades of experience in the local digital marketing ecosystem, specializing in  SaaS and data solutions. He most recently led product strategy at Infutor, and also lead product  development and strategy for SIM Partners (Reputation,com) Local Viewpoints (PowerReviews), Localeze  (Neustar), iCrossing, Advo, and Citysearch. “I’ve had the pleasure of interacting with the Vendasta team for years, going back to my…

Vendasta Among Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Companies

Saskatoon-Based Software Company Receives Honour on North American Ranking Vendasta is pleased to announce it’s been listed among the fastest growing technology companies in North America on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500. Vendasta ranked #351 for its rapid revenue growth, entrepreneurial spirit, and bold innovation. The award distinguish the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and energy tech companies with the highest revenue-growth percentage over the past four years. Vendasta…