Vendio Awards

Vendio has grown from one of eBay's first developer partners into an award-winning, multi-channel innovator across the Web's leading marketplaces, recently celebrating our fifth continuous year of profitable growth.

Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Private Companies in America Honoree
2009 Stevie Awards Finalist
2009 Stevie Awards Finalist
The Vendio Platform was chosen as a 2009 Stevie Awards Finalist in the first ever "People's Choice" category for New Product or Service of the Year. The Stevie Awards were created to honor and generate public recognition of the achievements and positive contributions of organizations and business people worldwide. Vendio qualified for the semi-finals based on judging by a distinguished panel of business professionals from around the world. Final voting was open to the public - so a big THANK YOU to everyone who voted!
2009 eBay Star Developer Award
2009 eBay Star Developer Award Runner-up
Vendio's popular eBay market research solution, Vendio Research, was named runner-up for Most Innovative application in the 2009 eBay Star Developer awards. Vendio Research enables sellers to conduct research of the eBay marketplace and get product or category data related to success rates, pricing, listing best practices, and competitors. This is the third time Vendio has received an eBay Star Developer award.
Fast 50
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year
Vendio co-founder and CEO Rodrigo Sales was chosen as a finalist for the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2008 Award for the Northern California region. Sales was selected by a panel of independent judges based on individual excellence and corporate performance in four areas: vision, leadership, achievement, and social responsibility.
Fast 50
Fast 50 - Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal
Vendio was chosen by Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal as one of the "Fast 50" - a designation given to the fastest-growing private companies in Silicon Valley, as a result of its strong revenue and percentage of growth over a three-year period from 2005 to 2007.

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Inc. 5000
Inc. 5000 - The Fastest Growing Private Companies in America
The Inc. 5000 is an expansion of the Inc. 500, which Inc. introduced in 1982. The Inc. 5000 includes the Inc. 500 but digs deeper to offer the most comprehensive look ever at the entrepreneurial engine driving the U.S. economy. Read more about the 5000 fastest growing companies in America, how we chose them and what makes them work.

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eBay Star Developer Award
eBay Star Developer Award
Vendio received the Star Developer Award at the 2005 eBay Developers' Conference in recognition of multiple achievements: for producing the most innovative application for the eBay platform in 2005 - Sales Manager Inventory Edition (SMIE). SMIE is a highly automated sales management service designed specifically to meet the unique operational needs of high volume inventory-based sellers. Over 150 sellers nominated SMIE, which was selected as the most innovative application by a panel that included eBay and other ecommerce industry experts!

Forbes Best of the Web
Forbes Best of the Web
The Forbes Best of the Web award is given to interesting and useful websites that are carefully selected according to five criteria, including Content, Design, Speed, Navigation and Customization. Vendio received Forbes Best of the Web honors in December 2004 for its diverse lineup of services for online merchants, including its Vendio Stores and Web Hosting services, as well as its wide range of eBay sales and marketing services such as Image Hosting, Image Watermarking, ZoomStream Images, and Gallery. Vendio also received honorable mention for having one of industry's best post-sale control panels and for its low and flexible pricing structure.

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Certified UPS Ready
Certified UPS Ready
As a member of the UPS Product Provider Program, Vendio integrates UPS technology into its software applications and is Certified UPS Ready. The UPS integration includes support for UPS calculated shipping options, which allow sellers to add a shipping calculator to their listings and checkout, making it easy for buyers to calculate exact shipping costs to their zip code. Other features include exported shipping to UPS Worldship and automated product tracking. The features were put through a rigorous testing and certification process by UPS and a third party testing agency before being approved.
eBay Certified Solutions Provider
eBay Certified Solutions Provider
The Certified Provider designation helps members of the eBay community feel more comfortable with hiring providers to grow their eBay businesses. Certified Providers are carefully screened to ensure that they can provide eBay members with services and solutions to grow their eBay businesses. Among other criteria, participants must have extensive experience with eBay, pass a strict certification exam and provide a number of proven customer references that are checked by eBay.
eBay Developers Program Member
eBay Developers Program Member
The eBay Developers Program provides technology and resources that enable Vendio to fully leverage eBay's platform, strategies and community. The program provides Vendio with unparalleled innovation, competitive advantage and stability.
eBay Compatible Application
eBay Compatible Application
The eBay Compatible Application logo means the application was developed by a member of the eBay Developers Program and was certified to work directly with the eBay Platform. The eBay Compatible logo is provided to Commercial tier members of the eBay Developers Program who have certified their applications for use with eBay Web Services.

Proud Sponsor: Professional eBay Sellers Alliance
Proud Sponsor: Professional eBay Sellers Alliance
The Professional eBay Sellers Alliance was founded as a forum for the exchange of ideas specific to the issues faced by high volume merchants on eBay. With a constructive approach, the organization's 500 members work together to identify issues and develop innovative solutions for the continued success of the eBay marketplace. As part of the organization, members gain access to a robust resource network representing every major category on eBay.