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YourVersion Wins SF Beta People’s Choice Award – SF Beta March 23

Posted by YourVersion on March 18th, 2010.

With thousands of votes cast, we’re thrilled and so thankful for our users and fans who helped us win the SF Beta People’s Choice Award. YourVersion, along with the other two winners, Plurchase and BrainPark, have been awarded demo spots at SF Beta this Tuesday March 23rd, at 111 Minna in San Francisco. The theme of the event is Search and Discovery – please come out and see us if you’re in the area!

Get SF Beta tickets at 25% off by using discount code “yourversion”. We hope to see you there!

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YourVersion CEO Dan Olsen Speaking at OMMA Global – March 17

If you’re in San Francisco on March 17th, join us at the show that addresses the biggest problems and greatest opportunites in the world of online, media, marketing and advertising – OMMA GLOBAL at the San Francisco Marriott.
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Posted by raj on January 28th, 2010.

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