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Do you know Stevie?

Jun, 14th 2012 in News, QuiBids Employees by Matt Carney

He’s a new friend of ours, one that we’re proud to introduce to you! You see, “Stevie” is the affectionate moniker for the trophy given out by the American Business Awards every year. Or, trophies, rather, as a host of different companies are awarded for exemplary business practice in 44 different categories. They are:

-App Awards
-Customer Service
-Human Resources
-Intelligence & Technology
-New Product
-Public Relations

This year is the tenth annual installment of the Stevies and QuiBids (after finishing as a finalist for New Company of the Year for 2011) is up for the year’s Fastest-Growing Tech Company award for companies that employ up to 2,500 people! We couldn’t be more excited about it! Our site’s been live for a little less than three years at this point, so to be honored twice so early in our existence like this is — well, we feel a lot like another young Oklahoma City-based team that’s enjoying a lot of success in their early goings!

QuiBidder of the Week – James H.

Jun, 11th 2012 in Testimonials by Blake Brown

Congratulations James H., who is the newest QuiBidder of the Week! James calls himself an avid golfer, and like many other golf fans, he is very impressed at the quality of equipment available on QuiBids.

Are you an avid golfer, like James? You might appreciate some of our new golf products on QuiBids. James also used gift cards to help with Christmas shopping for his 9 grandsons this past holiday season.  What to learn more about this week’s featured QuiBidder? You can ready his QuiBids story below:


Fun Friday: Kevin Durant vs. Russell Westbrook…let the battle of post-game fashion senses begin!

Jun, 8th 2012 in Contests, Events, News by Matt Carney

While questions about just who leads the Thunder’s pack have died down this season — it’s the reigning three-time NBA scoring champion Kevin Durant, in case you were wondering — teammate Russell Westbrook’s been challenging Durant in another arena: the post-game press conference.

Both players have taken to sporting especially impressive outfits here in the playoffs, and the sartorial arms race hit a fever pitch during the Lakers series when Westbrook donned a polo-style shirt that probably doesn’t hang in many closets owned by grown men. Paired with a set of frameless, fire hydrant-red glasses, he looked like something out of a children’s cartoon.


QuiBids Named an American Business Awards Finalist

Jun, 6th 2012 in Press Releases by Matt Carney

Oklahoma City, OK — June 6, 2012 — We’re up for a Stevie! The American Business Awards — known affectionately as the Stevies — recently announced that QuiBids is among the finalists for the tenth installment of their awards program, which annually recognizes exemplary work by businesses and individuals across the world.

QuiBids is one of eight finalists in the Fastest-Growing Tech Company of the Year – Up to 2,500 Employees category, alongside C2 Technologies in Virginia, Verivo Software in Massachusetts, and a handful of California-based techs. The only other Stevies finalist headquartered in Oklahoma is Chesapeake Energy, which is in the running for the recognition of 2012 Energy Company of the Year.

QuiBids Social Round-Up: May 2012

Jun, 5th 2012 in Testimonials by Blake Brown

Winning with QuiBids: Top Posts from Instagram and Twitter – May 2012

After scoring a win on QuiBids, bidders often take to social networking sites to show off their recent deals. Here are the best tweets and Instagram photos about QuiBids from May 2012.

Storified by QuiBids · Tue, Jun 05 2012 15:01:16

Success! Got a T3i for $63 #quibids #success #save #moneyhirenbp3
Loving my new #Canon #Rebel !! $600 camera I paid $28 for thanks to #Quibids! :D #horsesofinstagramHailee
@QuiBids Your support team are brilliant thanks for the fast response :)Tom Smith
#Quibids is freaking awesome! Can’t wait to get my $.39 headphones! (Originally $60)Tyler Rinker
So pumped! So thankful! Complete Canon 7D kit from @QuiBids today #83smackaroos #GodisgoodMatt Carter
Thank you @QuiBids Where else could I get a personal KegErator for $.11?! Hatfield
Qubid user.. I won this coffee machine for 9 bucks wit shipping lol #quibids #savingdoe
@quibids takes 2 families grocery shopping @HomelandStores. Photos: Food Bank
@QuiBids turned your 50 bid prize into a Yamaha Acoustic Guitar for $1.74! Thanks guys! #peopledowinMitchell Behrendt
Ooh yeah!!! Yay #quibids!!laelik
Thanks #quibids!!!!! For my penny prep set!! Regular retail value at $49.99.laelik
QuiBids actually can be very nice if you know how to use it.Warren Springer
@QuiBids just won subway 25$ gift card with 20 bids!!!!!! im so pumpedAndrew Osizzle
SICED! Just won another $25 walmart gift card for $0.03 on quibidsEls.
Just won a brand new indoor basketball that we can use at the YMCA and the Fort for $.01 on quibids.With Shipping and everything = $5.60Brian Carroll
@QuiBids I got the Irobot Roomba Vacuum Cleaner for $4.02Marty Basque Simon
@QuiBids I won a set of Quincy Jones headphones at the beginning of May!!!!! OVER 50% off!!!!! They are AMAZING!! #ilovequibids #amazingJoshua Steele
Thank you @quibids for "Fighting Hunger…Feeding Hope!" Your donation will help our hungry friends & neighbors. Food Bank
TY @QuiBids! Used 4 bids from the 50 Bids I won & won a HB Crock Pot/Steamer! Win yours too!♡ Kimberly ♡


Say “Hallo!” to our new bilingual customer support representatives!

Jun, 5th 2012 in QuiBids Employees by Matt Carney

While the bulk of our customers and the majority of our operation are based in the United States, QuiBids easily qualifies as an international business. We’re proud to have cultivated dedicated customer followings outside our own borders; first in Canada and then Australia, on our way to our newly opened auctions in the United Kingdom. We’re also currently working on expanding into another primarily English-speaking market, New Zealand!

QuiBidder of the Week – Lena G.

Jun, 4th 2012 in Testimonials by Blake Brown

This week’s featured QuiBidder is Lena G. from the United States. Like many other Quibidders before her, Lena experienced some skepticism when she first heard about the deals that people were getting with QuiBids. So she approached with caution, to determine for herself if QuiBids was in fact legitimate.

It didn’t take Lena long to realize that QuiBids was just what we say: an exciting, fun way to shop and save on tons of hot products! After winning a sweet Nike Thermal Jacket for herself and a Hoover vacuum for her mother, Lena quickly became a fan of entertainment shopping, and can now proudly say that she is the QuiBidder of the Week! Check out her QuiBids story below:

Photo via Sandy S. from Facebook

Fun Friday: Looks like you should’ve bid on our Zombie Survival Kit…

Jun, 1st 2012 in Uncategorized by Matt Carney

Is it the real-life dawn of the dead?

News outlets are reporting suspiciously zombie-like behavior all over the country, and we’re getting concerned for our customers. If you fear a zombie is at clawing at your window, please tear yourself away from any QuiBids auction you’re participating in and run!

Unfortunately we’re fresh out of the Zombie Survival Kits we auctioned off for April Fool’s Day, as well as this copy of Zombieland, but rest assured that we’ve still got plenty of advice for you when it comes to surviving in these darkened times when you can never be quite sure that your own cousin won’t try to bite your nose off.


Above and Beyond Managers: Mike Domingos

May, 31st 2012 in QuiBids Employees by Matt Carney

Each month at QuiBids we get to celebrate a particular manager or employee whose work steps up above and beyond what’s expected of them and achieves that rare, particular balance between quantity and innovation: working hard while working smart.

This month it’s Mike Domingos, who’s our director of strategic sourcing! Mike spends his time building relationships with suppliers so we can offer you the most competitive retail prices we can! He also drinks enough coffee each day to keep a whole stable of horses caffeinated. Here’s your chance to get to know him!


May auction recap

May, 30th 2012 in Products by Matt Carney

Every month is a big month for savings at QuiBids, which is why we have to recap them all to help us remember and celebrate our sharpest, most fortuitous customers and all the great prizes they win for wee bits of cash! May was no different, and all those savings going around surely paid off big for a bunch of customers looking for a great gift for Mother’s Day or even just help trying to win one!

Well let’s get right to it and check out this month’s ten best deals! We do however advise you not to proceed if you’re easily prone to convulsions brought on by severe jealousy of others’ massive savings.