About Social Lair

Social Lair's award-winning software platform helps organizations mine qualitative and quantitative insights from their employees, customers and partners. Enterprises use our solutions for accelerating their ideas and innovation pipeline, improving employee engagement and building customer insights.

Social Lair was recognized as a top-10 company in the Social Internet category by TIE Silicon Valley in 2012 for its innovative software platform and cloud-centric business model. Social Lair is a California corporation based in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Leadership Team

Padmanabh Dabke, Ph.D.

Co-Founder & CEO

Padmanabh Dabke, Social Lair's Co-founder and CEO, is an innovator and an entrepreneur with a passion for creating products that keep simple things simple and make complex things possible. Prior to founding Social Lair, he was a co-founder and CTO of Spigit where he developed a social innovation platform and worked with several Fortune 500 companies on building internal and external innovation communities. Padmanabh has published several journal and online articles on information technology. He is also a frequent speaker on Enterprise 2.0 and the adoption of business social software.

Padmanabh has a Ph.D. from Stanford University, M.S. from Clemson University, and B.Tech. from Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai.

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