About eGain Corporation
eGain Corporation (formerly known as eGain Communications Corporation) (NASDAQ: EGAN) is a customer engagement cloud solutions company, traded on the NASDAQ. It is best known for its suite of knowledge-powered software applications, used by omnichannel contact centers, customer service organizations and digital business teams. eGain Corporation was founded as eGain Communications Corporation by Ashutosh Roy and Gunjan Sinha. It began in 1997 when both were part of WhoWhere?, an internet search company they founded which was purchased by Lycos in 1998. Prior to the purchase by Lycos, Roy served as the companys CEO and Chairman and Sinha served as its President. eGain filed for its initial IPO with the Securities and Exchange Commission in July 1999. At the time of the filing, it employed 114 people with plans to trade on the NASDAQ. The companys stock began trading on the NASDAQ in September of that same year, going from $12 to $23 per share within its first few days of trading. eGain filed for a secondary offering of common stock in February 2013.