Kintera®, Inc., the provider of "software as a service" to nonprofits , was named the winner of the Stevie„¢ Award for the 'Most Innovative Company' category (for companies with up to 2,500 employees) in the Third Annual American Business Awards.
Kintera's enterprise-grade software platform, Kintera Sphere„¢, helps nonprofits deliver what it calls "The Giving Experience„¢" to donors. This includes giving convenience, financial transparency and feedback about the social impact of their gifts, resulting, says the company, "in a sense of belonging and appreciation".
The company offers nonprofits in the USA and further afield tools including customer relationship management (CRM), a web content management system (CMS), online communications, and directed giving applications.
"Kintera is honored to be recognised as an innovative leader by the American Business Awards," said Kintera's CEO, Harry E. Gruber, M.D.
"Our commitment to creating ground-breaking technology has helped us become the leading provider of web-based marketing tools for nonprofit organisations. We credit the success of our service to our customers who use our solutions everyday to make the world a better place."