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Lending Club Named a 2010 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Company

Lending Club named AlwaysOn Global 250 WinnerWe are thrilled to announce that  Lending Club has been chosen as one of the 2010 AlwaysOn Global 250 Top Private Companies. Other winners include LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, SolarCity, FourSquare and Yelp.  No other financial innovation company was included in the prestigious list.

AlwaysOn, the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley, selected the 250 winners from among thousands of domestic and international technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders.   Lending Club and the rest of the winners represent the top emerging companies in the Global Silicon Valley that are demonstrating significant market traction, disrupting existing industries and pursuing game-changing technologies in on-demand computing, consumer internet, digital media, and greentech.  Companies were evaluated using five measures: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value and media buzz.

At Lending Club, we pride ourselves in offering an award winning approach to investing and borrowing.  In our short 3 years, we have garnered  an impressive collection of awards and recognitions that confirm our absolute leadership in the peer lending space and commitment to innovation in the banking industry.  Lending Club won the Webby Award in 2008 for the “Best Banking Website” and has been nominated for “Top 100 Innovators” by The Industry Standard.  It was also recently recognized as one of the 20 “Breakthrough Ideas for 2009” by Harvard Business Review.

The winners of this competition will be officially announced at The AlwaysOn and STVP Summit at Stanford 2010 today at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA.  We’ll be there celebrating, so stop by and say hi.

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Tuesday, July 27th, 2010 at 9:30 am

Comments (9)

  1. Lee:

    You deserve it! LendingClub is great!

    July 27th, 2010 at 8:48 pm

  2. Congrats Rob and Lending Club.. This is quite an accomplishment and
    something to be very proud of. Keep up the great service and don’t
    forget that your members are the most important part of your
    success!

    July 27th, 2010 at 9:35 pm

  3. Sario:

    Well done guys! LendingClub is bound to continue its success.

    July 28th, 2010 at 10:05 am

  4. HalW:

    Congratuations. Keep up the good work!

    July 29th, 2010 at 11:51 pm

  5. Congratulation, keep up the good job guys. More great success for
    you in the future…

    July 30th, 2010 at 12:22 am

  6. Olivia:

    Congrats. May we all continue to prosper and grow with you.

    July 30th, 2010 at 11:50 am

  7. Y8:

    Congratulation LendingClub !!

    August 5th, 2010 at 10:04 am

  8. umut:

    You deserve it. Congratulation LendingClub.

    August 24th, 2010 at 2:47 am

  9. Jonathan:

    That’s quite an achievement but I can understand why it managed to
    do so well given the creative approach that Lending Club adopts to
    peer to peer lending. I think that it provides a get route for
    lending to peers, which is something that many of us firmly believe
    in. After all why should greedy banks be the only place to get a
    loan?

    September 25th, 2010 at 3:02 pm

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