Swagbucks.com, the leading online loyalty destination, today announces a major milestone: the site has awarded over $27 million in real life rewards to site users since launching in 2008. This announcement comes on the heels of Swagbucks CEO Josef Gorowitz being named a finalist in Ernst & Young’s annual Entrepreneur of the Year award, and a few months since being named the third fastest growing private company in Los Angeles by the LA Business Journal.
“We created Swagbucks to be a powerful way to earn valuable rewards through actions users are already taking online,” said Josef Gorowitz, CEO of Swagbucks.com. “That’s why this milestone means so much to us. Our users have found true value in our network, and we’ll continue to innovate in ways that will continue to reward them.” In addition to this milestone, the completely bootstrapped company has grown its user base to close to 6 million members, its facebook fan page to over 1.1M members, and expanded its offering to international users in United Kingdom, Australia and Canada.
Swagbucks.com enables users to earn virtual currency and real life rewards for the everyday actions they take online – from searching the web to playing games to watching videos and many more.
Swagbucks (www.swagbucks.com) is the leading online rewards destination that enables users to earn virtual currency and real life rewards for the everyday actions they take online – from searching the web to playing games to shopping online and many more. Users can redeem their Swag Bucks for valuable rewards – including electronics, apparel, gift cards, donations to charities, and much more. Based in Torrance, Calif., the completely bootstrapped company is the web’s most reputable, trusted online destination to earn free stuff. In 2011 Swagbucks.com was listed #43 on the Inc Magazine 500 fastest growing company list, and #3 on the fastest growing companies in Los Angeles (by the LA Business Journal). Since its launch in 2008, Swagbucks has awarded more than $27 million in prizes to users.