Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 6, 2010
In order to recognize the hottest technology companies in the DC and surrounding areas, Lead411 (http://www.lead411.com) is proud to announce the release of the 'Hottest DC Area Companies' awards.
On a daily basis, the Lead411 research team scours through at least 600 press releases and business articles including venture capital financings, company launches, office openings, new customer press releases, etc. This information has given insight to which are the fastest growing technology companies in U.S. Their "Hot List" awards have been created to recognize this fast growing companies. This particular list originally started with over 1900 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 84.
We are very proud of these awards. We have been tracking fast-moving companies for our customers for the past 10 years," said Tom Blue, CEO of Lead411, "and we felt it was important to recognize these growing brands publicly."
How the List Was Chosen
First, all companies must by in either the Software, Wireless, Internet, or Media industry, have less than $150M in yearly revenues, and be within the District of Colombia and the states of Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware. From there, each company must meet one or more of the following requirements;
100% increase in revenues over the past 3 years.
$1M+ in funding in the past 2 years.
2X traffic gains to their website in the past 12 months AND over 1M unique visitors a month.
List of Company Names:
2020 Company, Accelera Solutions, Inc, Alawar Entertainment, Altum, Inc, Appian Corporation, Aptela Inc, ArcaMax Publishing Inc, Blue Sky Factory, Inc, BoxTone Inc, C&K Systems, Capterra, Clarabridge, Clearspring Technologies, Inc, CustomInk LLC, Digital Intelligence Systems Corporation, DMS International, Inc, DoublePositive Marketing Group, Inc, DubMeNow Inc, Echo360, Ekahau Inc, Eloqua Corporation, eZanga Inc, Formatta Corporation, GigaTrust, Grab Networks, Guident Technologies, Inc, HealthCentral, iCore Networks, Innovectra Corporation, Intelliworks Inc, JackBe Corporation, Jobfox, Koofers Inc, Koolspan Inc, KZO Innovations, Layer 7 Technologies, LivingSocial, LogiXML, Lotame Solutions Inc, LucidMedia Networks Inc, MarketResearch.com, Metastorm, MetroStar Systems, Inc, Millennial Media, Mpowerplayer Inc, Netcordia Inc, Netuitive Inc, NGP Software, Notable Solutions, Inc., Openet, Parature Inc, Prematics Inc, Presidium Inc, Reality Mobile LLC, Regent Education Inc, Resonate Networks, Reverb Networks, RightStar Systems Company, Rivermine, Inc., RollStream, Sawbuck Realty, SB Nation, ScienceLogic, SevOne, Inc, Social Solutions, South49 Solutions, SPADAC Inc, Spectrum K12 School Solutions, Inc, Starfish Retention Solutions, Inc, Taxi Magic, Telarix, Inc, Telkonet, Inc, TEOCO Corporation, TidalTV Inc, Virtustream Inc, VISIONOSS Inc, VisualCV, Inc, Vovici Corporation, WealthEngine.com, Webs, Welocalize, ZeniMax Media Inc, Zephyr, and ZoomSafer
List and Details:
The entire list including more details about the award and winners can be found at http://www.lead411.com/dc-de-md-va-companies.html.
Lead411 provides information, news, and research about U.S. companies and their executives. Founded in 2001, its goal has been to focus on quality corporate data that is valid and useful rather than producing as many company records as possible. In addition, Lead411 tracks company news in order to alert its customers about venture financing, new hires, hiring plans, etc. Customers include Gartner, Administaff and ADP.