2010 Winner Profile
- Project Description: Food flavoring manufacturer FONA International has deployed an internal social network called FONApedia, which runs on Socialtext's software-as-a-service platform. The platform is designed to disseminate market changes, best practices and ideas, and employees can update it themselves. One result: Workers send less email.
- Project type: Web 2.0
- Business Functions: Human resources, Research & development/product development, Sales
- Business Goal: Operational
- CIO: Steve Brewer, Development Director of Business Applications
- CEO: Joseph Slawek, Founder, President & CEO
- Headquarters: Geneva, Ill.
- Industry: Manufacturing