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Sverve Launches Turnkey Pinterest Sweepstakes Solution

Influencer Marketing Platform and App Makes It Easy for Brands to Run Successful Promotions on Pinterest

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 01/22/14 -- Sverve (www.sverve.com), a venture-backed influencer marketing platform that connects social media influencers with brands for online marketing and with peers for social networking, today debuted its new Pinterest Sweepstakes solution. All brands need to do is join Sverve for free, fill in a simple form and they will instantly have a Pinterest sweepstakes up and running, avoiding the time, hassle and expense that normally comes with arranging a successful promotion -- no need for developers, graphic designers, lawyers or marketing teams.

"We've struggled to find ways to gain followers on our social platforms, especially Pinterest. Sverve's newest sweepstake platform for Pinterest has already gained us 500 followers and we are not even a week in! We could not be happier with the results we've seen thus far," said Sverve client Lauren Boriotti, Marketing Manager for Cozi Inc.

"Usually, this sort of promotional opportunity is only available to the big brands with big budgets," said Rohit Vashisht, co-founder and CEO of Sverve. "We wanted to put those powerful, professional tools into the hands of brands and agencies of any size that want to reach out to their audience on Pinterest."

Sverve has a rapidly growing community of over 10,000 social media influencers who are highly active on Pinterest and other social networks. Sverve automatically activates its network of pinners to promote sweepstakes to their 20 million followers on Pinterest. Influencers earn money themselves for each referral they provide for active sweepstakes.

Sverve offers a fully automated turnkey solution for just a $495 activation fee. The out-of-the-box solution creates a branded sweepstake page, includes legal terms, and distributes prizes to make it a breeze for brands to run their Pinterest sweepstakes. Brands can also track real-time analytics, including views, entries and pins, on their campaign dashboard. More information can be found at http://www.sverve.com/docs/pinterest/.

About Sverve
Sverve is a platform that connects brands with social media influencers for online marketing. More than 800 businesses, Marketing agencies and PR firms, and over 10,000 female influencers, use Sverve to launch campaigns for social media success. Sverve provides a deep and accurate classification of influencers, comprehensive campaign management solution, and real-time reporting. For more information, visit http://www.sverve.com/

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