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Glue Up’s Rebranding, Awards & Recognitions in 2020

Ayesa LubagMarketing Content Specialist

Ayesa Lubag,

Marketing Content Specialist

Dec 22, 2020

It has been a tough year for all of us, yet we were able to quickly adapt and develop new functionalities to support our client's communities around the world in the year where meeting in person wasn't always possible. Read on to learn more about the things that have kept us busy this year.

Our company has changed its corporate image through rebranding and received numerous awards and recognitions in 2020 for our steadfast commitment to transforming professional communities and enriching relationships.

We have officially rebranded from EventBank to Glue Up last August. Since 2013, we have been focusing on offering digital solutions in line with automation and engagement.

The new name Glue Up represents the strength of our solutions, our growth, and our commitment to bring communities and engagement to the center of attention, making your success our mission.

In a year of unspeakable chaos, our company has grown by double digits, doubled in staff, and helped hundreds of associations, chambers, and other organizations to build their communities and enrich their relationships through our technology. Furthermore, we have also expanded our global presence and set up new offices in Brazil and Mexico.

As an all-in-one engagement management SaaS company, we are proud to have been recognized as a global leader in the technology industry. Our brand value and leadership, especially in times of crisis, contributed to our tremendous success that is widely acknowledged by technology councils, professional organizations, and leading publications.

“We believe that our technology and engagement-driven solutions play a crucial role in building meaningful relationships and shaping the way we communicate. Our commitment to helping communities engage digitally has never been more apparent than during the COVID-19 pandemic of 2020,” said Eric Schmidt, CEO and Co-Founder of Glue Up.

“Here at Glue Up, we are proud of all the achievements we have accomplished as a company. And as a talent-centric organization, we believe that finding the right talent and great employee retention strategies are key factors for our competitive success,” added Schmidt.

Some of the major awards and recognitions Glue Up has received this year include:

Top Company on Northern Virginia Technology Council Tech 100

Glue Up won the Top Company award during The Northern Virginia Technology Council Tech 100 for its innovation, drive, and vision for the common good.

Named Best Event Management Software of 2021 by Digital.com

Digital.com recognized the company for its reliable and feature-packed event management software that boosts attendance and offers detailed reporting and analytics.

4.5-Star Rating as a Membership Management Software on Softwareadvice.com

Glue Up received a 4.5-star rating on Softwareadvice.com for its ease of use, value for money, customer support, and functionality.

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  • Membership Management

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  • Association Management

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    Other notable recognitions:

  • GetApp Category Leaders
  • Membership Management

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  • Capterra Top 20
  • Association Management

    Glue Up wins big at G2 Fall 2020 Awards

    G2 Fall 2020 Awards recognized the company as a Momentum Leader (ranked top 25% by users) and included it in the High Performer, High Performer Small-Business, and Users Love Us categories.

    Glue Up earns G2 Winter 2021 badges

    G2 Crowd released their Winter 2021 Reports and announced Glue Up as the following:

    High Performer Asia Pacific

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    Easiest To Use Small Business

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    High Performer Small Business

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    High Performer

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    Users Love Us

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    Honored by Crozdesk as Happiest Users

    Crozdesk has named Glue Up for having 2020's happiest users with its event management software platform. Since the COVID-19 pandemic outbreak, the company has continued to support the work-from-home setup by offering features like webinar support, digital community engagement, and more.

    Capterra's Top 20 Software Solution for Both Events and Memberships Software categories

    Capterra included Glue Up as a Top 20 software product for their Events and Memberships Software categories, reflecting the positive reviews attained over the last 12 months as the company expanded to a global audience.

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    We are very pleased with the simplicity of the system. We rarely spend time training staff as most users simply “get it". It’s simple and fast out-of-the-box solution. We now have 4 client accounts running on Glue Up software.

    Marcel Ewals, Director, Community Development, MCI Group
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