DocuSign Selected by AlwaysOn as an AlwaysOn Global 250 Winner

Electronic Signature Services Market Leader Recognized for Creating Technology Innovations for the Global Silicon Valley 

Seattle - July 21, 2010 – DocuSign®, the market leader and global standard for electronic signature, today announced that it was chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the Global Silicon Valley. DocuSign was specifically selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.DocuSign and the AlwaysOn Global 250 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn's eighth annual Summit at Stanford on July 27, 2010, at the Frances C. Arrillaga Alumni Center at Stanford University in Palo Alto, CA. Steve King, president and CEO of DocuSign will be speaking at the event.

This two-and-a-half-day executive gathering highlights significant economic, political and commercial trends affecting the global technology industries. Summit at Stanford's goal is to identify the most promising entrepreneurial opportunities and investments in the global tech industry.

"After examining the companies that are on the AlwaysOn Global 250 list, it's obvious that innovation is not only alive and well in the Global Silicon Valley, it's accelerating in economic power and scope." said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "These companies certainly represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in the private company marketplace."

The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected from among thousands of domestic and international technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2010 list.

DocuSign was recognized in the Software-as-a-Service (Saas) and Enterprise category. DocuSign provides the world's largest and fastest electronic signature platform available and enables individuals, small businesses and enterprise organizations to operate faster and more efficiently, with greater profitability and enhanced compliance. DocuSign is the only web-based electronic signature platform to securely manage and control the entire document signing process offering unlimited mobility and convenience.

A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at:

"We are pleased to be recognized by AlwaysOn as a one of the leaders in innovation in the Global Silicon Valley . We are proud to share this honor with our customers and partners for helping us deliver the world's largest and fastest growing electronic signature platform," said Doug Wheeler, vice president of marketing for DocuSign. "The DocuSign electronic signature platform is enabling businesses of all sizes to complete business faster, increase productivity, reduce costs and accelerate revenue."


About AlwaysOn

AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn's preeminent executive event series includes the Summit at Stanford, OnMedia, OnHollywood, Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, Venture Summit East, GoingGreen Silicon Valley, and GoingGreen East. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors and advertisers like no other media brand. 

About DocuSign

DocuSign, Inc. is the global leader in electronic signature. DocuSign provides the world's largest and fastest growing electronic signature platform, empowering businesses to complete transactions online quickly and securely while improving compliance and dramatically reducing costs.

DocuSign is the only cloud computing-based electronic signature platform that entirely replaces slow, expensive paper transactions with a fast, efficient and completely digital solution. Accessible from any Internet-connected device, DocuSign supports virtually any document and form type in simple and complex workflows, and provides broad user authentication options, data collection, secure document/data storage and retrieval, as well as real-time negotiation and collaboration tools.

DocuSign employs the industry's only multi-site enterprise class, SAS-70 data centers delivering 99.9% uptime for customers over the last four years. With more than 8 million unique signers processing millions of transactions per year, DocuSign is trusted by more people, more companies, more times than any other electronic signature provider in the world.

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