With its impressive five-year growth, Intelius has earned its position among the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America
Bellevue, Wash. (PRWEB) October 25, 2009
Intelius - a leading information commerce company that empowers consumers and businesses with information to make intelligent decisions about personal safety and security - has been named to Deloitte's prestigious Technology Fast 50 program for Washington State, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, and life sciences companies in the area.
Rankings are based on the percentage revenue growth over five years from 2004-2008, by Deloitte, one of the nation's leading professional services organizations.
With an increase in revenues of 578 percent from 2004 to 2008, Intelius earned a number eight spot in the Technology's Fast 50 for Washington State.
"With its impressive five-year growth, Intelius has earned its position among the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America," said Larry Hile, Partner, Technology, Media and Telecommunications practice, Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Technology Fast 50 Qualifications
To qualify for the Technology Fast 50, companies must have had operating revenues of at least $50,000 in 2004 and $5,000,000 in 2008, be headquartered in North America, and be a company that owns proprietary technology or proprietary intellectual property that contributes to a significant portion of the company's operating revenues; or devotes a significant proportion of revenues to the research and development of technology. Using other companies' technology or intellectual property in a unique way does not qualify.
Companies from the regional Technology Fast 50 programs in the United States and Canada are automatically entered in Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 program, which ranks North America's top 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies. For more information on Deloitte's Technology Fast 50 or Technology Fast 500 programs, visit http://www.fast500.com.
Intelius is a leading information commerce company providing businesses and consumers with information to empower the decision-making process for peace of mind and security. To date, Intelius has gained more than eight million unique customers who use Intelius' information to reconnect and protect their loved ones, businesses and assets. Intelius' services include background checks, people search services, comprehensive employment screening services and an award-winning identity theft prevention product, IDProtect and mobile application, Date Check. Intelius is one of the top 100 most trafficked sites on the Internet, according to comScore/Media Metrix. For more about Intelius screening products and services, visit http://hr.intelius.com. For more about Intelius' business, news and policies, visit http://www.intelius.com/corp.
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