Avvo Ignite Honored as Bronze Winner in the Hot Companies and Best Products Awards by Network Products Guide

Seattle, Wash — Avvo, Inc., the web’s largest expert-only legal Q&A forum, directory and legal marketplace (http://www.avvo.com), announced today that Network Products Guide, industry’s leading technology research and advisory guide, has named Avvo Ignite a Bronze winner of the 8th Annual 2013 Hot Companies and Best Products Awards in the New Products Category. These industry and peer recognitions from Network Products Guide are the world’s premier information technology awards honoring achievements and recognitions in every facet of the IT industry. Winners from all over the world were honored in Las Vegas on Tuesday, May 7, 2013 during the 8th annual dinner and presentations.

Avvo Ignite is cloud-based software that gives attorneys the tools needed to efficiently manage leads, close more new clients, and get better returns from their marketing efforts. Developed with input from hundreds of attorneys, Avvo Ignite complements Avvo.com, the most successful lawyer marketing platform in the industry, which delivers hundreds of thousands of contacts from potential new clients to the more than 125,000 participating attorneys every month.

“This esteemed industry and peer award recognition for Avvo Ignite by Network Products Guide and the IT industry is an honor,” said Leigh McMillan, vice president of marketing, Avvo, Inc. “This award further exemplifies the design benefits of Avvo Ignite as a responsive, cloud-based service that leverages complex analytics to help attorneys and law firms bridge the technology gap and start maximizing their online marketing.”

About Network Products Guide Awards

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About Avvo, Inc.

Avvo.com is the web’s largest legal Q&A forum, directory and legal marketplace (http://www.avvo.com), connecting hundreds of thousands of consumers and lawyers every month.  In Avvo’s Q&A forum consumers can get free legal advice 24/7 from more than 125,000 participating lawyers, and Avvo’s directory provides comprehensive profiles, client reviews, peer endorsements and the industry-recognized Avvo Rating for more than 95 percent of all lawyers in the U.S.  The Avvo Legal Marketplace, currently available for traffic tickets and divorce cases, revolutionizes how consumers find and hire an attorney. In addition, Avvo helps lawyers grow their business with Avvo Ignite, a cloud-based marketing platform and website solution designed specifically for attorneys. Founded in 2007, Avvo is privately held with funding from Benchmark Capital, DAG Ventures and Ignition Partners.