SlideShark Named Best Business App in MediaPost’s Appy Awards

"Brainshark’s App for Presenting and Sharing PowerPoints on the iPad, iPhone and Other Devices Honored for its Value to Businesses Around the World"

WALTHAM, Mass. — June 4, 2014 — Brainshark, Inc., the leader in cloud-based business presentations, today announced that its SlideShark app – for showing and sharing PowerPoints from the iPad, iPhone and other devices – is a winner in the fourth annual Appy Awards. SlideShark took home first place in the “Business App” category. This marks the second year SlideShark has been named best business app by the Appys.

Hosted by MediaPost Communications – a leading publishing and content company that provides resources for media, marketing and advertising professionals – the Appy Awards recognize creativity and excellence in app design. Judges from esteemed technology, marketing and media organizations selected this year’s winners.

“We continue to be amazed by the growth of the app development industry and the creativity and innovation that raises the bar each year,” said Ken Fadner, chairman of MediaPost Publications and founder of the Appy Awards. “We are excited about this year’s winners and hope that the list will surface many new apps for people to enjoy.”

With millions of users in 155+ countries, SlideShark enables iPad, iPhone and iPod touch users to present and share PowerPoints the way they’re meant to be seen – accurately and professionally every time. Users can also share decks and track viewing activity, broadcast presentations live over the Web, access and import content from cloud storage providers, and much more. Organizations worldwide rely on SlideShark Team Edition to centrally and securely manage, distribute and track presentation content. In addition, with the recent launch of SlideShark Anywhere, Team Edition users can also take advantage of key SlideShark features on their PCs, Macs and Windows 8 tablets.

“For sales professionals and business users all over the world, SlideShark serves as a presenter’s best friend,” said David Klein, vice president of product management at Brainshark. “We’re committed to continually introducing new features – and, in the near future, new content formats that SlideShark supports – so businesses can realize even more benefits. We’re very appreciative of the Appy Awards recognition, along with the continued support and feedback from our users.”

More details about the Appy Awards, including the full list of 2014 winners, are available at For more information about SlideShark, please see

About Brainshark

Brainshark’s data-driven sales enablement and readiness platform provides client-facing teams with the knowledge, skills and resources they need to perform at the highest level. With best-of-breed solutions for training and coaching, as well as cutting-edge insights into sales performance, customers can ensure their sales reps are always ready to make the most of any selling situation. With Brainshark, companies can: enable sales teams with on-demand training that accelerates onboarding and keeps reps up-to-speed; validate readiness with sales coaching and practice that ensure reps master key messages; empower teams with dynamic content that can be created quickly, updated easily and accessed anywhere; and use powerful scorecards to visualize sales performance trends and make real connections from improved readiness to increased revenue. Thousands of customers – including more than half of the Fortune 100 – rely on Brainshark to close performance gaps and get better results from their sales enablement initiatives. Learn more at