Waltham, MA – InnoCentive Inc.,the pioneer in crowd-sourced innovation and their partner Nosco, have announced the debut of their new idea generation software platform, InnoCentive Idea Management. InnoCentive Idea Management, powered by Nosco, is an enterprise social platform for idea sharing, allowing for collaboration, idea creation and knowledge sharing from colleagues and invited audiences in a well-structured environment.

“We are thrilled to announce this new offering.  With InnoCentive Idea Management, we can now offer clients a full suite of end-to-end innovation capabilities with the ability to go from idea creation, to idea management to solution management,” states InnoCentive CEO, and Chairman of the Board, Craig A. T. Jones.

InnoCentive Idea Management is a powerful, easy to use, intuitive software platform (available as SaaS or on-premise) that helps drive engagement and participation around idea generation.  Built on cutting-edge technologies, InnoCentive Idea Management can manage thousands of ideas at any given time and includes rich features such as, simple workflows, advanced admin functionality, multiple language support, search engine and filtering options, as well as, a comprehensive set of real time analytics, all in a secure environment.

“We are very pleased that InnoCentive chose Nosco for InnoCentive Idea Management. We have worked hard to develop a social and advanced idea management platform for enterprise businesses and view this new partnership as proof that we succeeded,” says Oliver Bernhard, CEO of Nosco.

About InnoCentive
InnoCentive is the global leader in crowdsourcing innovation solutions from the world’s smartest people who compete to provide ideas and solutions to important business, social, policy, scientific and technical challenges. Our global network of millions of problem solvers, proven challenge methodology and cloud-based technology combine to help our clients transform their economics of innovation through rapid solution delivery and the development of sustainable open innovation programs. For more than a decade, leading organizations such as Astra Zeneca, Booz Allen Hamilton, Cleveland Clinic, Eli Lilly & Company, NASA, Nature Publishing Group, Procter & Gamble, Scientific American, Syngenta, The Economist, Thomson Reuters and the U.S. EPA have partnered with InnoCentive to rapidly generate innovative new ideas and solve problems faster, more cost effectively and with less risk than ever before. For more information, visit www.innocentive.com, or call 1-855-CROWDNOW (U.S.) or +44 (0) 207 935 0827 (International)

About Nosco
Nosco is a social platform for ideas that organizations use to tap into the innovative potential of their workforce, customers and partners. Nosco’s clients include some of the biggest and most innovative companies in the world, such as Volkswagen, BASF and Reebok. Learn more about Nosco at www.nos.co
InnoCentive

Norah McDonald
+1 (978)482-3335
nmcdonald@innocentive.com

Nosco
Alina Alta
+45 4140 6964
alina@nos.co