BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Dec 7, 2015) - Brand Networks, the leading provider of cross-platform, relevance-driven native advertising and content marketing software, today announced it has been named one of BostInno's 50 on Fire in the Marketing & Advertising category. The company was recognized among an elite group of 50 local individuals and companies driving innovation in a variety of industries -- from education, to retail, to design and more.

Brand Networks was recognized for its innovative approach to providing native advertising and content marketing software and services across social media channels. Its award-winning software platform uses data to algorithmically increase the relevance of paid and organic native social content, making campaigns more effective for marketers. The company works with leading global organizations such as Chik-Fil-A, Gilt, Guess?, American Express, Unilever, and hundreds of others. Brand Networks is a trusted partner to leading native social channels, offering a complete solution for brands and agencies to market across Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest and Linkedin.

"It's been a huge year of growth at Brand Networks. We acquired SHIFT, expanded our platform with support for Instagram and Pinterest, added some exciting new talent to our executive team, and grew our presence internationally," said Brand Networks' CEO and Founder, Jamie Tedford, "We are honored to be named as one of the 50 on Fire, and plan to continue igniting the marketing and advertising industry with the power of relevance."

For a full list of BostInno's 50 on Fire, please visit the BostInno website.

About BostInno
BostInno is an online community publishing platform and local news site, focusing on innovation in the Boston community. BostInno provides the view from inside the place that Oliver Wendell Holmes famously called "the hub of the universe." Created in 2008 as a community startup blog, BostInno has grown into a full news platform, with the goal of reinventing city news online.

About Brand Networks
Founded in 2006, Brand Networks delivers relevance-driven native social advertising and content marketing to 650 enterprise customers, including half of the Fortune 100 and 17 of AdAge's 25 Most Advertised Brands. The Brand Networks Platform is the world's first cross-platform social marketing software with a relevance engine at its core, designed to help marketers achieve the highest possible levels of effectiveness and efficiency across paid, earned and owned channels, at every stage of the social marketing process. Brand Networks is headquartered in Boston with offices in San Francisco, New York City, Rochester, Los Angeles, Chicago, London, Sydney, and Mexico City. For more information, please visit