These top business thinkers guide nGenera’s collaboration products and services
Austin, Texas – January 8, 2010 — nGenera Corporation™, a provider of collaboration software solutions and services, today announced two of the company’s executives, Don Tapscott, Chairman nGenera Insight and Tammy Erickson, General Manager nGenera Collaboration Services, were both named to prestigious Thinkers50, the definitive listing of the world’s top 50 business thinkers.
Don is an internationally sought authority, consultant and speaker on business strategy and organizational transformation. He served as founder and chairman of the international think tank New Paradigm before its acquisition by nGenera. He is also the co-author of critically-acclaimed and best-selling book Wikinomics: How Mass Collaboration Changes Everything.
Tammy Erickson is one of five women named to the 2009 Thinkers50. Erickson is a McKinsey Award-winning author and widely respected expert on collaboration and innovation; on building talent and enhancing productivity; and on the nature of work in the intelligent economy. Her work is based on extensive research on the changing workforce and employee values and, most recently, on how successful organizations innovate through collaboration.
“Both Don and Tammy play key roles in the development of nGenera’s products and service which gives us the unique ability to assist our customers in taking control of collaboration and using it to drive business outcomes,” said Steve Papermaster, Executive Chairman of nGenera. “Being placed on this list is a tribute to them and their leadership role in the technology-enabled transformation underway within major corporations across the globe.”
The Thinkers 50 list, which also includes luminaries like Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Chris Anderson, was founded by Des Dearlove and Stuart Crainer in 2001 and has gained global recognition as the only ranking of leading business thinkers. It is sponsored by The Times (London) and is updated every two years.
nGenera markets software that creates, aggregates and manages an enterprise’s collaborative and social business activities, applying their collective power to drive business outcomes. nGenera is also the world’s thought leader in enterprise collaboration, providing hundreds of global corporations with key insight and senior advisory services focused on collaboration strategy, enterprise engagement and enabling technologies. For more information, visit www.ngenera.com