Press Releases

SignUpGenius Named One of the Fastest-growing Companies in Charlotte
SignUpGenius Named One of the Fastest-growing Companies in Charlotte (12/12/2017)
SignUpGenius honored as one of the fastest-growing companies in Charlotte by the Charlotte Business Journal. The online sign up company received more than a dozen awards in 2017. [Read More]


SignUpGenius to Donate $50,000 to North Carolina Nonprofits on Giving Tuesday
SignUpGenius to Donate $50,000 to North Carolina Nonprofits on Giving Tuesday (11/14/2017)
SignUpGenius will donate $50,000 to North Carolina nonprofits in honor of Giving Tuesday. The company will also celebrate the global giving movement by volunteering with partner nonprofits in the Charlotte community. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Debuts New Sign Up Designs for Holiday Planning
SignUpGenius Debuts New Sign Up Designs for Holiday Planning (10/31/2017)
SignUpGenius releases new online sign up designs for the holiday season. People can easily create custom sign ups for events from Thanksgiving potlucks to office service projects. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Honored as One of Charlotte's Best Places to Work and Fastest-Growing Companies
SignUpGenius Honored as One of Charlotte's Best Places to Work and Fastest-Growing Companies (10/23/2017)
SignUpGenius has been recognized by the Charlotte Business Journal as a best place to work and one of the 50 fastest growing private companies in the region. The company will find out its exact rankings at events this fall. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Launches New Partnership to Simplify Online Payments
SignUpGenius Launches New Partnership to Simplify Online Payments (09/29/2017)
SignUpGenius partners with WePay to help millions of users pay online in a few easy steps. Organizers can use the new payment tool to collect money for everything from donations to ticket sales. [Read More]


SignUpGenius CEO Named Finalist for Tech Executive of the Year by North Carolina Technology Association
SignUpGenius CEO Named Finalist for Tech Executive of the Year by North Carolina Technology Association (09/15/2017)
SignUpGenius CEO Dan Rutledge was selected as a Tech Executive of the Year finalist by the North Carolina Technology Association. The online sign up site led by Rutledge has grown to help 8-12 million people organize groups each month. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Introduces Site Upgrades for Easier Group Organizing
SignUpGenius Introduces Site Upgrades for Easier Group Organizing (08/28/2017)
SignUpGenius' new features make signing up for events and coordinating groups even easier. Site upgrades will help users save time and engage their event participants. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Announces $5,000 Genius Tech Giveaway for Schools
SignUpGenius Announces $5,000 Genius Tech Giveaway for Schools (07/31/2017)
SignUpGenius will kick off back-to-school season with a Genius Tech Giveaway, and will award $5,000 to a winning school to spend on the latest technology. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Announces Strategic Investment by Providence Equity
SignUpGenius Announces Strategic Investment by Providence Equity (07/10/2017)
SignUpGenius announces a strategic majority investment by Providence Strategic Growth (PSG), the growth equity affiliate of Providence Equity Partners. [Read More]


Chief Financial Officer Joins Executive Team at SignUpGenius
Chief Financial Officer Joins Executive Team at SignUpGenius (06/22/2017)
SignUpGenius grows its leadership team with the addition of a CFO and adds to web development, customer support and marketing. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Recognized as a Best Employer in North Carolina
SignUpGenius Recognized as a Best Employer in North Carolina (05/22/2017)
SignUpGenius was recognized as a Best Employer in North Carolina and received additional awards for its sign up tools and web site design from the Communicator Awards and American Business Awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Partners with Zapier to Sync with Hundreds of Web Applications
SignUpGenius Partners with Zapier to Sync with Hundreds of Web Applications (05/03/2017)
SignUpGenius partners with Zapier to sync sign up information with more than 750 web tools, making group organizing even easier for Pro subscribers. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Boosts Group Organizing with New Features
SignUpGenius Boosts Group Organizing with New Features (04/24/2017)
SignUpGenius Pro subscribers can send group participants text messages to aid communication, as well as access 250 exclusive professionally designed themes that feature new layouts with multiple photos. [Read More]


Charlotte Media Share SignUpGenius Story
Charlotte Media Share SignUpGenius Story (03/21/2017)
SignUpGenius is featured in the spring issue of Ballantyne magazine and was recently profiled in the Charlotte Business Journal. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Expands Executive Team with New Chief Business Development Officer
SignUpGenius Expands Executive Team with New Chief Business Development Officer (02/28/2017)
SignUpGenius expands leadership with addition of Chief Business Development Officer and search for Chief Financial Officer. [Read More]


Growth Leaps for SignUpGenius in 2016
Growth Leaps for SignUpGenius in 2016 (01/30/2017)
SignUpGenius, the leading online signup service for event and volunteer management, reported strong growth with a 63 percent revenue increase in 2016. The company received notable awards including Small Tech Company of the Year at the 2016 NC Tech Awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Secures Two More Prestigious Awards
SignUpGenius Secures Two More Prestigious Awards (12/16/2016)
SignUpGenius recognized with Silver Davey Award for online sign up service and named to the Charlotte Business Journal's list of fast-growing private companies. [Read More]


NBC Affiliate Spotlights SignUpGenius in Giving Tuesday Story
NBC Affiliate Spotlights SignUpGenius in Giving Tuesday Story (12/15/2016)
SignUpGenius was featured on local NBC affiliate WCNC in a story about joining the Giving Tuesday movement to give back. The story spotlights our Giving Tuesday event in Charlotte, NC and $40,000 donation to our four giving partners. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named Small Tech Company of the Year at NC Tech Awards
SignUpGenius Named Small Tech Company of the Year at NC Tech Awards (11/16/2016)
SignUpGenius was named the Small Tech Company of the Year at the 2016 NC Tech Awards. The company was also a finalist for software company of the year. [Read More]


SignUpGenius to Donate $40,000 to North Carolina Nonprofits on Giving Tuesday  
SignUpGenius to Donate $40,000 to North Carolina Nonprofits on Giving Tuesday   (11/15/2016)
SignUpGenius will donate $40,000 on Giving Tuesday to North Carolina nonprofits that help needy and vulnerable children in Charlotte and around the world. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named one of Charlotte’s Best Places to Work and Fastest-Growing Companies 
SignUpGenius Named one of Charlotte’s Best Places to Work and Fastest-Growing Companies  (11/01/2016)
SignUpGenius named one of Charlotte's best places to work and fastest-growing companies by Charlotte Business Journal. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named Finalist in NC Tech Awards
SignUpGenius Named Finalist in NC Tech Awards (09/27/2016)
SignUpGenius is recognized as a top technology company by the NC Tech Association. The online sign up company is a finalist in the software and small company categories. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Unveils New Feature for Back-to-School and Fall Planning 
SignUpGenius Unveils New Feature for Back-to-School and Fall Planning  (09/01/2016)
SignUpGenius releases its new Custom Theme Builder feature to help online organizers and planners prepare for the busy fall season with custom sign up designs. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Launches $5,000 Contest to Fulfill Teacher Wish Lists for Back to School
SignUpGenius Launches $5,000 Contest to Fulfill Teacher Wish Lists for Back to School (08/11/2016)
SignUpGenius is sponsoring a $5,000 back-to-school contest and will award 10 teachers with a $500 prize to help fulfill their school supply wish lists. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Wins Top Honors for Web Design 
SignUpGenius Wins Top Honors for Web Design  (07/29/2016)
SignUpGenius was awarded top honors for web design from the Golden Bridge Awards and Interactive Media Awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Revenue Surges Through First Half of Year 
SignUpGenius Revenue Surges Through First Half of Year  (07/19/2016)
SignUpGenius reports a revenue increase of 66 percent through the first half of 2016 compared to the year before. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Honored for Outstanding Web Development and Content
SignUpGenius Honored for Outstanding Web Development and Content (05/24/2016)
SignUpGenius was recently honored for outstanding web design and development as well as content marketing for its blog and video spotlights. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Unveils New Features to Help Organize Groups 
SignUpGenius Unveils New Features to Help Organize Groups  (05/02/2016)
SignUpGenius has released new features this spring, including a calendar sync that allows users to sync their personal sign up slots to a digital calendar or create a visual image of themselves for a profile picture. [Read More]


SignUpGenius First Quarter Revenue Nearly Doubles  
SignUpGenius First Quarter Revenue Nearly Doubles   (04/20/2016)
SignUpGenius reported first quarter revenue that rose 97 percent as more people turned to paid Pro tools. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named One of Parents Magazine’s ‘Best of the Web’ 
SignUpGenius Named One of Parents Magazine’s ‘Best of the Web’  (04/12/2016)
SignUpGenus is named one of Parents magazine's Best of the Web for helping families schedule and solve problems with its online tools. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Celebrates National Volunteer Week with Giveaway 
SignUpGenius Celebrates National Volunteer Week with Giveaway  (04/08/2016)
SignUpGenius is celebrating volunteers by donating $5,000 to nonprofits in a Hats Off to Volunteers giveaway for National Volunteer Week. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Partners with Brookstone Schools to Support Charlotte Students 
SignUpGenius Partners with Brookstone Schools to Support Charlotte Students  (04/06/2016)
SignUpGenius supports Brookstone Schools as it expands. Donations and volunteer efforts power nonprofit school in Charlotte. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named One of North Carolina’s Best Employers 
SignUpGenius Named One of North Carolina’s Best Employers  (03/07/2016)
SignUpGenius was named one of the best places to work in North Carolina, with benefits such as a 401(K) match, flexible scheduling and free food and drinks. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Helps Power National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend
SignUpGenius Helps Power National Girl Scout Cookie Weekend (02/23/2016)
SignUpGenius provides tools that help Girl Scouts organize cookie booths and boost sales. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Reports Strong 2015 Growth
SignUpGenius Reports Strong 2015 Growth (01/25/2016)
Online sign up and event planning site SignUpGenius reports yearly revenue increase of 89 percent in 2015. Unique users rise to 57 million. [Read More]


Mom's Choice Awards Honors SignUpGenius As Top Family-Friendly Product
Mom's Choice Awards Honors SignUpGenius As Top Family-Friendly Product (01/08/2016)
The Mom's Choice Awards named SignUpGenius a top family-friendly product, awarding the online sign up company its gold-level distinction. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Ranks 12th Fastest-Growing Private Company in Charlotte
SignUpGenius Ranks 12th Fastest-Growing Private Company in Charlotte (12/11/2015)
Growing online sign up site SignUpGenius was named the 12-fastest growing private company in the Charlotte region in the Charlotte Business Journal's annual Fast 50 awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Donates $20,000 to North Carolina Charities on Giving Tuesday
SignUpGenius Donates $20,000 to North Carolina Charities on Giving Tuesday (12/01/2015)
SignUpGenius donates to four North Carolina charities to mark Giving Tuesday. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Introduces New Feature Calendar View 
SignUpGenius Introduces New Feature Calendar View  (11/06/2015)
SignUpGenius introduces new feature Calendar View for easy event management and scheduling. Users can switch between Calendar View and List View. [Read More]


SignUpGenius to Acquire Online Sign Up Site Jooners 
SignUpGenius to Acquire Online Sign Up Site Jooners  (10/28/2015)
SignUpGenius will acquire online sign up service Jooners in a deal expected to close December 31, 2015. Jooners users can begin the transition immediately. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named One of Charlotte’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies
SignUpGenius Named One of Charlotte’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies (10/22/2015)
SignUpGenius named one of the 50 fastest-growing private companies in Charlotte by the Charlotte Business Journal. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Registers Rapid Growth During Third Quarter
SignUpGenius Registers Rapid Growth During Third Quarter (10/13/2015)
SignUpGenius reports strong third quarter results as revenue rises on the strength of Pro subscriptions and web traffic continues to surge. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Boosts Education with Back-to-School Giving
SignUpGenius Boosts Education with Back-to-School Giving (09/24/2015)
SignUpGenius awarded $5,000 to Clara Barton Elementary School for its back-to-school contest and matched that amount with $5,000 in giving to schools, including Brookstone Schools, Sterling Elementary and Community House Middle. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Expands Staff as Site Continues to Grow
SignUpGenius Expands Staff as Site Continues to Grow (09/15/2015)
SignUpGenius continues to support growth by hiring new employees in operations, development, marketing and customer support. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Simplifies Fall Planning with Improved Site and Features
SignUpGenius Simplifies Fall Planning with Improved Site and Features (09/08/2015)
SignUpGenius unveils new features for fall planning, including a redesigned Sign Ups page, chat and phone support for premium customers and 85 new professionally designed themes. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Honored for Web Design and Content
SignUpGenius Honored for Web Design and Content (08/27/2015)
The American Business Awards and Interactive Media Awards have honored SignUpGenius for excellence in web design and content. The awards recognize the online sign up and event management company for user experience. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Equips Schools for Back-To-School Success
SignUpGenius Equips Schools for Back-To-School Success (08/11/2015)
SignUpGenius resources make the back-to-school season easier for parents, teachers and schools. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named as Finalist in 2015 American Business Awards
SignUpGenius Named as Finalist in 2015 American Business Awards (06/10/2015)
SignUpGenius will ultimately receive a Gold, Silver, or Bronze Award for its original content and web writing. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Relocates to Ballantyne Corporate Park
SignUpGenius Relocates to Ballantyne Corporate Park (06/02/2015)
For the third time in a six year period, SignUpGenius relocates its corporate headquarters to position the website for rapid expansion. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Releases New Mobile Version of Organizing Tool
SignUpGenius Releases New Mobile Version of Organizing Tool (05/19/2015)
SignUpGenius releases new mobile version of organizing tool. Design and functionality are key upgrades. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Wins Third Communicator Award
SignUpGenius Wins Third Communicator Award (05/08/2015)
SignUpGenius is honored with award presented by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. [Read More]


All Pro Dad Scores with SignUpGenius
All Pro Dad Scores with SignUpGenius (04/20/2015)
All Pro Dad Chapter uses SignUpGenius to simplify organization of Disney family camping trip. [Read More]


Pro Subscriptions Boost Growth of SignUpGenius in First Quarter
Pro Subscriptions Boost Growth of SignUpGenius in First Quarter (04/13/2015)
Providing Pro subscriptions with value-added features helps SignUpGenius meet and exceed user needs. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Awards $5000 for School Library Makeover
SignUpGenius Awards $5000 for School Library Makeover (03/10/2015)
Supporting reading and education, SignUpGenius and Brightly give contest prize to school library. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Supports Local Community with Loaves & Fishes
SignUpGenius Supports Local Community with Loaves & Fishes (03/06/2015)
Giving back at the local, national, and global levels is part of the business at SignUpGenius. [Read More]


Business North Carolina Identifies SignUpGenius as an NCtrend
Business North Carolina Identifies SignUpGenius as an NCtrend (02/23/2015)
Business North Carolina magazine highlights SignUpGenius' recent growth and recognizes the appeal of online sign up services. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Releases Tabbing Feature for Pro Users
SignUpGenius Releases Tabbing Feature for Pro Users (01/20/2015)
SignUpGenius adds another organizing feature to its already popular group of Pro tools. Sign Up Tabbing is a navigational tool that allows users to group sign up pages together online, similar to a paper filing system. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Adds Retirement Benefits to Compete with Top Companies
SignUpGenius Adds Retirement Benefits to Compete with Top Companies (01/07/2015)
Adding a 401K plan to its combination of traditional and creative employee benefits allows SignUpGenius to compete with top companies for talent. [Read More]


Busy Fall Propels SignUpGenius into Top 1000 US Sites
Busy Fall Propels SignUpGenius into Top 1000 US Sites (11/12/2014)
SignUpGenius moves to the 880th spot of US ranked websites thanks to a busy fall for school and organizations. [Read More]


Small Firm, Big Ideas: SignUpGenius Awarded Prestigious 2014 Silver Davey Award
Small Firm, Big Ideas: SignUpGenius Awarded Prestigious 2014 Silver Davey Award (10/29/2014)
SignUpGenius has been chosen as a 2014 Silver Davey Award winner by the Academy of Interactive and Visual Arts. The Davey Awards honors the finest creative work from the best small companies worldwide. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Eliminates Back-to-School Stress
SignUpGenius Eliminates Back-to-School Stress (08/04/2014)
SignUpGenius, the leading online sign up service for volunteer and event organizing, prepares for strong growth in the school market this fall as it eliminates back-to-school stress for parents and teachers. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Honored as Silver Stevie Award Winner
SignUpGenius Honored as Silver Stevie Award Winner (06/16/2014)
SignUpGenius honored with a Silver Stevie Award in the Customer Service Department of the Year category by the American Business Awards. [Read More]


Interactive Media Awards names SignUpGenius “Best In Class”
Interactive Media Awards names SignUpGenius “Best In Class” (05/20/2014)
SignUpGenius has been named “Best In Class” by the Interactive Media Awards. The Best in Class award is the highest honor bestowed by the Interactive Media Awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Receives Communicator Award 2nd Year in a Row
SignUpGenius Receives Communicator Award 2nd Year in a Row (05/15/2014)
SignUpGenius receives a Communicator Award of Distinction for the second year in a row. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Named as Finalist in 2014 American Business Awards
SignUpGenius Named as Finalist in 2014 American Business Awards (05/08/2014)
SignUpGenius has been named a Finalist in the Customer Service Department of the Year category by the American Business Awards. [Read More]


Fundraising Efforts Boosted with SignUpGenius
Fundraising Efforts Boosted with SignUpGenius (03/11/2014)
Organizations that need to raise money are finding SignUpGenius to be a one stop shop for all of their fundraising needs. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Finishes 2013 with Strong Growth
SignUpGenius Finishes 2013 with Strong Growth (01/29/2014)
SignUpGenius, the leading online sign up service for group organizing of volunteers and events, continues along a path of strong growth to finish out 2013. [Read More]


High School Band Raises $70,000 With Help From SignUpGenius
High School Band Raises $70,000 With Help From SignUpGenius (09/20/2013)
The Atkins High School Band boosters discover a way to make money and organize volunteers online for ultimate fundraising success! [Read More]


SignUpGenius.com Receives Communicator Award
SignUpGenius.com Receives Communicator Award (06/28/2013)
SignUpGenius is honored to be recognized for recent efforts by the top industry professionals at the Communicator Awards. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Office Relocation Positions Company for Further Growth
SignUpGenius Office Relocation Positions Company for Further Growth (03/14/2013)
A recent office relocation stems SignUpGenius’s unprecedented growth in the last year and will enable the company to maintain the utmost in customer care and contact with its site users while also making room for future growth. [Read More]


SignUpGenius Releases Payments and Pro Features
SignUpGenius Releases Payments and Pro Features (02/18/2013)
Now online organizers can be more productive and efficient than ever before! SignUpGenius announces three levels of Pro services along with the ability to collect money with SignUpGenius Payments. [Read More]