"This recognition is a validation of our efforts to change the way businesses operate by making collaboration easier and more efficient.”
Pasadena, CA (PRWEB) June 30, 2010
Central Desktop, a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) social technology platform provider, announced today it has been selected as a winner for Red Herring’s North America 100 award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s leading private companies from the North America business region.
Red Herring’s Top 100 North America list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs. Companies are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technological innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries. Past winners include Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Salesforce.com, YouTube and eBay.
“It’s an honor to be named a Red Herring Top 100 North America award winner,” said Isaac Garcia, CEO and co-founder of Central Desktop. “Red Herring has a history of selecting winners with an impressive ability to disrupt or reinvent an entire industry with an innovative business model. This recognition is a validation of our efforts to change the way businesses operate by making collaboration easier and more efficient.”
“Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across North America to the Top 100 winners. We believe Central Desktop embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. Central Desktop should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was very strong.”
About Central Desktop
Central Desktop delivers a complete, pure Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) social technology platform that allows business teams to communicate and collaborate more efficiently. Easy to implement and scalable for mid-market businesses, Central Desktop’s collaboration software solution allows business teams to interact, share and manage their daily work activities from anywhere at any time. Key Central Desktop customers include the Humane Society of the United States, CBS, U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, Avid Technology, Gymboree, InterContinental Hotels Group and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Founded in 2005, Central Desktop is a privately-held company with headquarters in Pasadena, California. For more information about the company, visit http://www.centraldesktop.com.