Kealan Lennon, CEO and Founder of Dublin-based social greeting card company Cleverbug, has been named to Facebook’s Small Business Client Council for EMEA (Europe, Middle East, Africa).
Cleverbug has grown rapidly by allowing Facebook users to create online and physical cards for friends using Facebook photos. Cleverbug has built a social graph through Facebook of more than 50 million users in the past 12 months, with customers in 150 countries.
Lennon wrote in a press release about the honor of being added to Facebook’s Small Business Client Council:
It is an honor to be recognized by the leader in social as being at the forefront of social and mobile adoption. We have experienced phenomenal growth and engagement in our business via Facebook, and have grown to become leaders in the greeting card publishing space. Over 15 million Facebook users see CleverCards in their News Feed every month, and that number is rapidly growing.
Cleverbug was also highlighted by Facebook in a recent Facebook for Business success story. Utilizing Facebook advertising, Cleverbug has generated a reach of 12 million users per month and a 47 percent conversion rate. More than 40 percent of Cleverbug’s traffic comes from Facebook friend referrals.
Readers: Have you ever sent a card using Cleverbug?