Chairman of Moxie Insight and Best-selling Author, Don Tapscott, and Macrowikinomics have been shortlisted for the 2011 Thinkers50 Award

The Global Village award is given to a thinker who has contributed the most to our understanding of globalization and the new frontiers established by the emerging markets.

Who: Chairman of Moxie Insight and Best-selling author, Don Tapscott
What: The Thinkers50 award is the premier ranking of global business thinkers. For 2011, the ranking includes new awards in seven categories: Breakthrough Idea; Innovation; Strategy; Leadership; Global Village; Future Thinker; and the Thinkers50 Best Business Book.
When: Winners of the award will be announced during the Thinkers50 summit, Nov. 14-15 2011, at the Lancaster Hotel, London.
10 a.m. PT / 1 p.m. ET
Where: Share your feedback on the most important living management thinker by voting:http://www.thinkers50.com/vote

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Oct. 17th 2011- Moxie Software™, the Social Enterprise Software Company, today announced the best-selling author and chairman of Moxie Insight – the thought leadership division of Moxie Software — Don Tapscott, has been shortlisted for a 2011 Thinkers50 award in the Global Village award category. The Global Village award is given to a thinker who has contributed the most to our understanding of globalization and the new frontiers established by the emerging markets.

Also, Tapscott’s most recent book, Macrowikinomics, has also made the short list for the Thinkers50 Best Business award which aims to recognize a business book that has made an outstanding contribution to management thinking over the last two years, and is chosen in collaboration with the Harvard Business review. This year’s awards highlight thinkers whose ideas have the potential to change the world for the better. The Thinkers50 advisers were looking for ideas that extend beyond the business world to address issues ranging from reducing poverty to building sustainable business models. Additional information can be found athttp://www.thinkers50.com/downloads/T50_Shortlists.pdf

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About Moxie Software, Inc.

Moxie Software, the Social Enterprise Software Company, enables companies to connect employees, customers and partners to engage in business, share knowledge and collaborate.

Moxie Software provides the most complete and intuitive enterprise social software for employee and customer engagement through Spaces by Moxie applications. These highly intuitive, user-centric applications were designed for “The Way People Work” through collaboration with world-renowned design and innovation firm IDEO and incorporating the thought leadership from Moxie Insight. Companies using Moxie Software’s solutions are able to innovate faster, and improve operational efficiencies and customer support. To learn more about Moxie Software, visit www.gomoxie.com.