• Social Software Company Mzinga Appoints Former Novell And CA CTO As CEO

    Big shot joining the management team over at social software company Mzinga today: Alan Nugent, former chief technology officer of well-known technology giants like Bellsouth, Xerox, Novell and CA Technologies, has been appointed as its new CEO. Mzinga provides social intelligence solutions, services, and analytics for businesses. The company has raised more than $42 million. Read More

  • More Consolidation in the White Label Social Networking Space: Mzinga Acquires Prospero

    White label social networking provider Mzinga, which officially launched at TechCrunch Boston this past November, has announced its acquisition of Prospero Technologies, another social networking company that we covered in a roundup awhile back. Mzinga has also raised an impressive $32.5M in funding, part of which has gone towards acquiring Prospero, and part of which will be used to expand… Read More

  • The New Focus Group: Mzinga Launches at TechCrunch Boston

    At our TechCrunch Boston MeetUp, a company is launching called Mzinga that brings white-label social networks to consumer research. Mzinga, which means “beehive” in Swahili, is actually the combination and rebranding of two existing companies: Knowledge Planet (Web-based corporate learning) and Shared Insights (Web communities). Right out of the gate, the company already has… Read More