DocuSign Wins Prestigious Appy Award For World’s First Personal Electronic Signature, DocuSign Ink

Popular Consumer eSignature App Wins ‘Best Productivity’ Category for 2012

SAN FRANCISCO – March 23, 2012 – DocuSign® (, the global standard for electronic signature, today announced that DocuSign Ink has been recognized by MediaPost as the best productivity app in the 2012 Appy Awards. This award comes on the heels of DocuSign Ink being named 2012 Consumer Product/Service of the Year from the Washington Technology Industry Association (WTIA) and selected by Apple® for Apple App Store Rewind 2011, a collection of Apple’s favorite apps of the year.

"MediaPost’s Appy Award is a tremendous honor for DocuSign Ink," said Grant Peterson, DocuSign’s chief technology officer. "I am incredibly proud of the DocuSign team for their collective passion, dedication, and energy in bringing the first-ever personal electronic signature to delight consumers everywhere.”

DocuSign Ink eliminates the hassles and costs of printing, faxing, scanning, and driving around town to provide authorization and signature on documents. With DocuSign Ink, individuals can place text and check boxes to complete forms, ‘drag and drop’ their legally binding signature into documents, and then return securely via email. DocuSign Ink gives users peace of mind that their signature and documents are safe and secure on the DocuSign Global Network so that they can finish personal business faster – and get on with the business of life.

DocuSign Ink saw more than 100,000 downloads within the first two weeks of launch and experienced similar popularity with the DocuSign Ink plug in for Microsoft® Outlook® and DocuSign Ink for Google® Android devices.

DocuSign Ink for Apple iPhone and iPad, Google Android, and Microsoft Outlook may be downloaded at


About DocuSign Inc.

DocuSign® is the global standard for eSignature. DocuSign helps customers accelerate transaction cycle times to increase speed to results, reduce costs, and enhance customer experiences with the easiest, fastest, most secure global network for sending, signing, tracking, and storing documents in the cloud. For more information, visit or call 877.720.2040. Visit the DocuSign blog at and follow DocuSign on Twitter, LinkedIn and Facebook.

About the Appy Awards

Produced by MediaPost Communications, a media, advertising and marketing news and events publishing company based in New York, the Appy Awards' aim is to acknowledge extraordinary Applications, whether they be mobile, social, or Web-based. The Appys don't discriminate by format, platform or device; instead, they focus on simply honoring the best Apps in all imaginable categories: