NEW YORK, February 17, 2014 (ADOTAS) – Synthesio, the award-winning global social media monitoring firm delivering the highest quality data from 192 countries in 50 languages, kicks off “Social Startup & CEO BuzzMatch 2014” a monthly ranking of the most buzzed-about tech startups and celebrity tech CEOs.
Startup BuzzMatch 2014
Inspired by the numerous year-end “Best Startups of 2013” and “Startups to Watch in 2014” lists, Synthesio has set out on a year-long mission to discover which of these companies lives up to the hype on social media.
Synthesio selected the Internet-based technology startups from lists published by Business Insider, Mashable and Forbesand compiled the number of ‘Company Name’ plus relevant terms for each, such as ‘App,’ mentions for each across all global, English-language social media channels for the 31 days of January, 2014. The Top 10 for January 2014 are:
Celebrity CEO BuzzMatch 2014
With some tech CEOs seemingly discussed almost as much as Hollywood A-listers, Synthesio decided to find out who the social universe is most obsessed with an if any living leader can do anything that would out-buzz the now-deceased, Steve Jobs who has a nearly 300 % lead over the CEO in the #2 spot.
As with the startups, Synthesio compiled the number of ‘CEO Name’ mentions for each across all global, English-language social media channels for the 31 days of January, 2014. The Top 10 for January, 2014 are:
“Like the Billboard charts or The New York Times Bestseller list, we decided to create a running Top 10 List for the tech industry based on one of the most important metrics – social media buzz – and see which of the chosen wins the year,” said said Loic Moisand, co-founder and CEO of Synthesio.
Synthesio is an award-winning, global social media monitoring company helping the world’s leading brands and agencies listen to, understand and engage with consumers worldwide. By delivering social media data of the highest quality within 192 countries and 50+ languages, brands receive crucial insights into their market’s opinions, wants and needs. Founded in 2006, Synthesio now has offices in New York, Paris, London, Austin and Singapore. For more information, please visit www.synthesio.com.