IdeaScale

IdeaScale is an innovation management software that allows businesses to transform ideas into products. Read more

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IdeaScale

IdeaScale is an innovation management software that allows businesses to transform ideas into products. Read more

Robert M. Hoehn's photo - Co-Founder & CEO of IdeaScale

Co-Founder & CEO

Robert M. Hoehn

CEO Approval Rating

78/100

Founded:

2009

Status:

PrivateIndependent Company

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Brightidea is IdeaScale's #1 competitor. Brightidea is a Private company that was founded in 1999 in San Francisco, California. Brightidea is in the Internet Software industry. Compared to IdeaScale, Brightidea has 46 more employees.

Officevibe is seen as one of IdeaScale's biggest rivals. Officevibe was founded in Montreal, Quebec} in 2013. Officevibe competes in the Application Software field. Compared to IdeaScale, Officevibe generates $2M less revenue.

Imaginatik is one of IdeaScale's top competitors. Imaginatik is headquartered in Hampshire, England, and was founded in 1996. Imaginatik is in the Systems Software field. Imaginatik generates 90% the revenue of IdeaScale.

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IdeaScale Acquisitions

COMPANY ACQUIRED
ACQUISITION DATE
AMOUNT
DESCRIPTION
Betterific

Jan 2020

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undisclosed
Betterific develops an idea management platform that enables organizations to crowdsource ideas from employees, partners and customers.
Innovationmanagement

Feb 2016

Source »
undisclosed
Innovationmanagement is an online learning platform and resource center for managing innovation to individuals and enterprises.

These are all the companies that IdeaScale has acquired. IdeaScale has acquired 2 companies and its latest acquisition was Betterific in Jan 2020. Betterific develops an idea management platform that enables organizations to crowdsource ideas from employees, partners and customers.

IdeaScale Funding History

Since IdeaScale was founded in 2009, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total IdeaScale has raised $350.0K. IdeaScale's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $350.0K

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Debt - PPP (CARES Act)
Apr 2020
$350K - $1M

U.S. Small Business Administration.

Since IdeaScale was founded in 2009, it has participated in 1 round of funding. In total IdeaScale has raised $350.0K. IdeaScale's funding round was on Apr 2020 for a total of $350.0K

IdeaScale Investments

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These are all the companies that IdeaScale has invested in. IdeaScale has invested 2 companies and its latest investment was Betterific in Jan 2020. Betterific develops an idea management platform that enables organizations to crowdsource ideas from employees, partners and customers.

IdeaScale News

August 25, 2017Predictive Analytics Today

IdeaScale

IdeaScaleIdeaScale is a feedback and ideas tool that provides open innovation software to transform e... See more »
March 25, 2015THE NEW YORK TIMES

New York Police to Use Social Media to Connect With Residents

Beginning next month in the 109th Precinct in Queens, the department will use a program called IdeaSc... See more »
February 21, 2015CROWDSOURCING

IdeaScale Opens Tokyo Office as Part of Continued Global Expansion

IdeaScale, the world's largest open innovation software provider, announced its expansion of services... See more »
January 14, 2015CROWDSOURCING

IdeaScale Announces 2014 Open Innovation Awards Winners for Best Innovation, Best Moderation, and Best Engagement

IdeaScale, leading crowdsourcing and innovation management software provider, announced the final win... See more »

IdeaScale Blogs

December 10, 2020IdeaScale Blog

How California Plans to Do Its Part to Crush Climate Change in the Coming Years

California faces unique challenges when it comes to climate change. It’s an enormous state with sever... See more »
December 9, 2020IdeaScale Blog

Why Project Teams Frequently Fail at Brainstorming

Introduction: How often have we heard executives and project managers say, “We need to come up with s... See more »
December 8, 2020IdeaScale Blog

How Government Innovation and the Private Sector Cooperate to Protect Your Privacy

Large data breaches are becoming a fact of life we have to deal with. In 2019 alone, an estimate... See more »
December 3, 2020IdeaScale Blog

NASA’s Work to Fight COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has forced organizations to take a different approach to how businesses are run... See more »
December 2, 2020IdeaScale Blog

How Have Organizations Approached Changed Management with COVID-19?

The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the preparedness of some organizations to deal with change. Other ... See more »
December 1, 2020IdeaScale Blog

Innovation in the Drive for a Coronavirus Vaccine

The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and impacts from attempts to manage it have brought forth s... See more »
November 26, 2020IdeaScale Blog

IdeaScale Podcast – How NYU Was Able to Successfully Drive Change

Change management is a crucial part of innovation. Organizations must keep moving forward for transfo... See more »

IdeaScale Press Releases

July 1, 2015PRWEB

IdeaScale Launches Exclusive Partnership with InnovationManagement.se

Innovationmanagement.se will be able to enhance IdeaScale's product offering with comprehensive train... See more »
June 10, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

CauseTech Launches First Global Contest To Address Energy Needs In Africa

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 10, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) Council and the Bus... See more »
February 23, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

IdeaScale Launches Idea Incubation

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IdeaScale today announced the availability of the latest... See more »
February 4, 2015PR NEWSWIRE

IdeaScale Opens Tokyo Office as Part of Continued Global Expansion

TOKYO, Feb. 4, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- IdeaScale, the world's largest open innovation software provider,... See more »
January 13, 2015PRWEB

IdeaScale Announces 2014 Open Innovation Awards Winners for Best Innovation, Best Moderation, and Best Engagement

IdeaScale, leading crowdsourcing and innovation management software provider, today announced the fin... See more »

IdeaScale Videos

June 27, 2020IdeaScale Vimeo Channel

"How Does IdeaScale Work" on VIMEO

Find out how to engage your crowd in making decisions that will help you build a better product, work... See more »

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IdeaScale Headquarters

548 Market Street Suite 14277

San Francisco, California94104

1-800-549-9198

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IdeaScale Summary

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Overview

IdeaScale is an innovation management software that allows businesses to transform ideas into products. IdeaScale was founded in 2009. IdeaScale's headquarters is located in San Francisco, California, USA 94104. It has raised 350.0K in 1 round. The la...

CEO

IdeaScale's Co-Founder & CEO, Robert M. Hoehn, currently has an approval rating of 78%. IdeaScale's primary competitors are Brightidea, Officevibe & Imaginatik.

Website

ideascale.com

Frequently Asked Questions about IdeaScale

  1. When was IdeaScale founded?

    IdeaScale was founded in 2009
  2. Who is IdeaScale's CEO?

    IdeaScale's CEO is Robert M. Hoehn
  3. How much revenue does IdeaScale generate?

    IdeaScale generates $6.1M in revenue
  4. How much funding does IdeaScale have?

    IdeaScale has historically raised $350K in funding
  1. Where is IdeaScale's headquarters?

    IdeaScale's headquarters is in San Francisco California, USA
  2. How many employees does IdeaScale have?

    IdeaScale has 44 employees
  3. What sector does IdeaScale operate in?

    IdeaScale is in IT Services, Internet Software
  4. Who are IdeaScale's competitors?

    IdeaScale's top competitors are Brightidea, Officevibe, Imaginatik