own proprietary intellectual property or proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company's operating revenues or devotes a significant proportion of revenues to research and development of technology.
Needham, MA (PRWEB) September 28, 2007
GotVMail Communications LLC (http://www.gotvmail.com), The Entrepreneur's Phone System™, has been named a "Rising Star" in Deloitte and Touche's 2007 New England Technology Fast 50. The "Rising Star" Award is a special designation for fast-growth companies that have been in business a minimum of three years, but less than five years, and is part of the New England Technology Fast 50 program which ranks the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, and life sciences companies headquartered in New England. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over three years.
The "Rising Star" Award announcement follows GotVMail's recent #66 ranking on the annual Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies in the country which appears in Inc. Magazine's September 2007 issue. GotVMail offers a virtual phone system that works just like a large company phone system, but is designed specifically for entrepreneurs. Customizable for 1 or more employees, GotVMail allows small businesses to stay connected and sound more professional to callers.
"The Deloitte New England Technology Fast 50 Rising Star companies have shown the strength, vision and tenacity to succeed despite a very challenging technology environment," said Steve Di Pietro, Partner, Deloitte & Touche and chair of the New England Technology Fast 50. "We applaud the successes of GotVMail and acknowledge its place as one of the few to accomplish such a fast growth rate over the past three years."
GotVMail President and CEO Siamak Taghaddos credited GotVMail's strong growth to the company's focus on providing an exceptional experience for its entrepreneur and small business customers by offering value-driven phone system features and benefits to help rapidly accelerate their business growth.
"GotVMail is proud to be recognized by Deloitte as one of the New England Technology Fast 50 Rising Stars," Taghaddos said. "This award is a reflection of the passion and commitment of the entire GotVMail team to provide entrepreneurs a radically different kind of phone system that replicates the functionality and professionalism of a large company phone system affordably."
To qualify for the New England Technology Fast 50 Rising Star competition, nominated companies must have been in business for a minimum of three years, but less than five years, and must have had base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, with current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD.
In addition, candidates defining themselves as a technology company must, according to the Deloitte Fast 50 guidelines, "own proprietary intellectual property or proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company's operating revenues or devotes a significant proportion of revenues to research and development of technology."
Rising Star winners are automatically eligible to be entered in Deloitte's National Technology Fast 500 Rising Star competition. Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 program ranks North America's top 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies based on percentage revenue growth over five years (2002-2006). Regional Rising Star rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over three years (2004-2006). For more information on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 or Technology Fast 50 programs, visit http://www.fast500.com.
With GotVMail, any small business can sound more professional and streamline its communications by creating a virtual office that connects callers to employees wherever they are, on any type of home, office, or mobile phone. GotVMail small business customers never need to purchase or maintain expensive telephone equipment and monthly GotVMail service plans start at just $9.95 a month.
GotVMail's virtual phone system works just like large company phone systems, but is designed specifically for on-the-go entrepreneurs. It allows small businesses to stay connected and sound more professional by creating a virtual office that connects callers to employees wherever they are, on any type of home, office, or mobile phone. Customizable for 1 or more employees, GotVMail requires no equipment to purchase, is easily managed online, and starts at only $9.95 a month. GotVMail - The Entrepreneur's Phone System. For more information, visit gotvmail.com.
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