Awards & affiliations

2016 AlwaysOn OnMedia Top 100

Swirl was named an OnMedia Top 100 company by AlwaysOn in recognition of innovation in in-store mobile marketing technology. The OnMedia 100 winners represent companies that are the future of retail, commerce and content, bringing people together with the products and services they want.

2016 Marketing & Tech Innovation Awards

Swirl’s beacon marketing platform was named the Most Innovative Mobile Marketing Platform in the 2016 Marketing and Tech Innovation Awards, co-presented by Direct Marketing News and sister publication The Hub. The Marketing and Tech Innovation Awards honor the most innovative strategies, platforms and people in marketing.

2015 Best in Biz Awards

Swirl’s industry-leading beacon marketing platform was awarded a silver medal for the 2015 Most Innovative Enterprise Product of the Year by Best in Biz Awards.   Best in Biz Awards is the only independent business awards program judged by members of the press and industry analysts.

2015 American Business Awards

Swirl Ad Exchange (SWx) was named a silver winner in the Technical Innovation of the Year category for the 2015 American Business Awards. The American Business Awards are considered the nation’s preeminent business awards program.

2015 MassTLC Technology Leadership Awards

Swirl’s beacon marketing platform was named a finalist in the Innovative Mobile Technology of the Year category for the 2015 MassTLC Technology Leadership Awards. The MassTLC Awards recognize the best of Massachusetts’ tech industry across 16 categories.

2015 50 on Fire

Swirl was selected as a 50 on Fire finalist in 2015, in recognition of innovation in mobile technology for retail. 50 on Fire recognizes Boston’s inventors, disruptors, luminaries, and newsmakers across all industries. 

2014 AlwaysOn OnMobile Top 100

Swirl was named an OnMobile Top 100 Company by AlwaysOn in recognition of innovation in mobile technology and beacon marketing. The OnMobile 100 winners represent companies that are connecting devices and propelling technology into the future.

2014 Gartner Cool Vendor

Swirl was named to Gartner, Inc.’s Cool Vendor Report for its leading enterprise-class beacon marketing platform. The report identifies companies with innovative tools and technologies that enable high-quality mobile engagement and analytics.

2014 Bluetooth Breakthrough Award

Swirl’s iBeacon technology was recognized for product innovation by the Bluetooth Special Interest Group and selected as a finalist for The Bluetooth Breakthrough Awards.

2014 MITX What’s Next Awards: Most Innovative Ad Technology

Swirl’s beacon-powered in-store marketing platform has been selected as the Most Innovative Ad Technology for the 2014 MITX Awards. The MITX Awards showcase the best and brightest of New England’s rich digital ecosystem.

2014 50 on Fire

Swirl was selected as a 50 on Fire finalist in 2014, in recognition of innovation in mobile technology for retail. 50 on Fire recognizes Boston’s inventors, disruptors, luminaries, and newsmakers across all industries. 

2014 AlwaysOn OnMedia 50 Companies to Watch

Swirl was chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnMedia 50 Companies to Watch. Inclusion in this list signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets.

Bluetooth SIG Direction Finding Working Group

Swirl, an Associate member of Bluetooth SIG, was selected as a member of the elite Direction Finding Working Group. Members of this Bluetooth Working Group help to define the requirements and specifications for adding direction finding and micro-location services to Bluetooth and Bluetooth Low Energy.

The Location Based Marketing Assoication

Swirl is a member of The Location Based Marketing Association, an international organization dedicated to fostering research, education and collaborative innovation at the intersection of people, places and media. Members of the LBMA are focused on the effective use of location-based marketing solutions.

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