SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwire) -- 07/26/10 -- Tagged, the third largest social network in the US, today announced it has been chosen as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 list honors private companies that are creating high growth opportunities in the technology sector.
Tagged was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts worldwide based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
"We are honored to be recognized as a game-changer considering the exceptional companies in our industry," said Greg Tseng, CEO and co-founder of Tagged. "This award further inspires our team to continue to improve social discovery for our 80 million members around the world."
Tagged will be honored at the AlwaysOn and STVP Summit at Stanford University on July 27, 2010.
Tagged is a social network for meeting people. While other social networks leverage existing friendships, Tagged is for social discovery -- a place where people meet one another based on shared interests. Based in San Francisco, Tagged consistently ranks among the largest social networks with 3 million daily active users and 200 million page views per day. The site enables its members to play social games, build and customize profiles, give and receive gifts, meet other members and more. Tagged has over 80 million registered users worldwide. More information is available at http://about-tagged.com/.