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April 24th, 2014

IdeaScale to Acquire Ideavibes as Part of Continued Global Expansion

San Francisco, CA – April 24, 2014 — IdeaScale, the world’s largest open innovation software provider today announced its acquisition of Canadian crowdsourcing platform provider: Ideavibes. Ideavibes’ mission is to offer an accessible crowdsourcing platform utilized by cities, brands, and organizations in order to foster innovation and effect change […]

November 20th, 2012

City of Ottawa looks to Crowdsourcing to Engage Residents for Neighbourhood Improvement Projects

Ideavibes helping City of Ottawa launch Online Ideas Campaign for Residents of Woodpark and Woodroffe North Neighbourhoods Ottawa, ON –  November 20, 2012 – The City of Ottawa and Ideavibes have launched a crowdsourcing campaign to engage residents of Woodpark and Woodroffe North in generating ideas for neighbhorhood improvement projects. […]

October 24th, 2012

Ideavibes Gives Talk at Product Innovation Conference

Paul Dombowsky gave a keynote presentation today at the PDMA’s Product Innovation Management Conference in Orlando. The focus of the talk was Managing Risk when implementing Crowdsourcing and Social Product Development. The slides, are available to download download here.

October 16th, 2012

Survey Reveals Attitudes in Canada towards Crowdfunding

 Canadian Start-ups locked out of funding source – looking to capitalize on growing popularity of crowdfunding for creative or entrepreneurial endeavors. Ottawa, ON –  October 16, 2012 – Ideavibes founder and CEO, Paul Dombowsky, and CATA (Canadian Advanced Technology Alliance) CEO John Reid, released the results today of a survey […]

October 8th, 2012

CBC Radio Interview

CBC Radio Interview (Robin Bresnahan) October 2012

August 16th, 2012

Ideavibes Announces Crowdsourcing Advisory Services to Support Governments, Non-Profits and Brands

Added services designed to meet the need for helping organizations develop strategy and execution of campaigns and the development of custom initiatives. Ottawa, ON –  August 16, 2012 – Ideavibes founder and ceo, Paul Dombowsky, announced today that they are now offering enhanced Crowdsourcing advisory services to support requests coming […]

May 31st, 2012

Scouts Canada Teams with Ideavibes to Build Engagement and Innovation with Members

National organization looks to crowdsourcing as part of its engagement and innovation strategy to tap into the expertise of its community  Ottawa, ON –  May 31, 2012 – Scouts Canada has teamed with Ottawa-based Ideavibes to launch myscouts.ca Innovation, a new crowdsourcing initiative based on Ideavibes Crowd Engagement Platform. myscouts Innovation […]

April 17th, 2012

Crowding In For Charity

A project focused on raising funds for charities highlights the growing market for services to help raise funds through social media 04-17-2012 – OTTAWA CITIZEN — It wasn’t exactly the year that Paul Dombowsky had hoped for, but it wasn’t bad either. The 45-year-old Ottawa chief executive of Ideavibes, announced recently […]

January 26th, 2012

Getting ideas from the crowd

Ottawa-based firm connects businesses to public opinion Local start-up, Ideavibes, hopes to tap into an emerging global market with its online software platform that enables organizations to solicit feedback and seek funding from targeted online audiences. Read Complete Article