Social intranet provider adds seasoned UX designer with more than eight years of experience in web innovation and app design and development
LOS ANGELES – August 26, 2015 – Incentive, a leading provider of a complete social intranet for mid-market organizations and enterprise teams, today announced the appointment of Klas Lundberg as director of UX design. In this role, Lundberg will be responsible for Incentive’s entire design process, from interaction design to graphics. As a former user experience and application designer at BlackBerry, Lundberg brings extensive knowledge in creating and optimizing a seamless user experience for web and mobile apps.
At Blackberry, Lundberg was responsible for developing intuitive user interfaces, designing a variety of prototype applications, and redesigning developer tools and websites. Prior to that, he began his career at Basilicon, a Sweden-based web agency. As project manager for web development and design, Lundberg led the company to win a gold medal at the Swedish Design Awards.
“Klas is a passionate web and application developer who knows how to create the best possible design and functionality,” said Rickard Hansson, founder and CEO of Incentive. “His experience working with visionary and disruptive technologies at BlackBerry makes him an ideal fit for Incentive. Incentive is focused on creating an intuitive, modern look and feel, and I am confident that he will contribute greatly, taking our users’ experience to a whole new level.”
“I’m thrilled to be joining Incentive in its mission to develop the next generation of social intranets,” said Lundberg. “The team is full of exceptional entrepreneurs and developers, all of which are passionate about changing the way we work together and collaborate. I’m excited to be a part of the team and help Incentive continue innovating.”
Incentive is an easy-to use social intranet that eliminates cluttered workflows by consolidating and standardizing existing apps and tools. All content – whether a wiki, blog, document, IM or video conversation – is centralized, making it accessible by every employee through a simple, intelligent search. The platform empowers companies and their employees to work, share, communicate and collaborate more effectively and efficiently. With thousands of installations in hundreds of countries, Incentive serves a wide range of industries, including construction, public sector, oil and gas and technology with customers such as NATO and Technossus.
Incentive is a leading provider of a complete social intranet for mid-market organizations and enterprise teams that want to achieve improved profitability, increased efficiency and accelerated business results. With an easy-to-use interface, Incentive’s platform enables businesses to capture, collaborate and secure knowledge all in one place by tapping the power of their employees – the collective brain trust – to be better, stronger and faster than their competitors. Incentive enables users to take advantage of existing workflow apps, storage systems, and document management tools such as SharePoint in one central location, with single sign on and intelligent search. Its features include wikis, blogs, micro blogging, document collaboration, file sharing, instant messaging, video conversations, social behavior UX and API-based platform for app development. Founded in 2008, Incentive has helped thousands of customers worldwide accelerate positive business outcomes through improved collaboration and communication. The company has headquarters in Los Angeles and Malmo, Sweden. For more information visit www.incentive-inc.com and follow on Twitter @IncentiveInc
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