Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 1, 2011
In order to recognize the hottest technology companies in Southern California, Lead411 (http://www.lead411.com) is proud to announce the release of the 'Hottest Companies in Southern California" awards for 2011.
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 these fast growing companies. This particular list originally started with over 1000 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 64.
"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, Hardware, Internet, or Media industry, have less than $150M in yearly revenues, and be within Southern California. From there, each company must meet one or more of the following requirements;
150% increase in revenues over the past 2 years with revenues over $2M OR $9M+ in funding in the past 2 years.
List of Company Names:
2 Wheel Bikes , ACCESS 360 Media, Accruent LLC, Advanstar Communications Inc. , Avaak Inc, BlackLine Systems, Brand Affinity Technologies, Inc., Buzz Media Inc, CALIENT Technologies Inc, Campus Explorer, Central Desktop, ClariPhy Communications, Inc, Clicker, Contour Energy Systems, CORAID Inc, Covario, DECA, EdgeCast Networks Inc, Eucalyptus Systems Inc, Everbridge, Factual Inc., FireScope, Fulcrum Microsystems Inc, HauteLook, Imagine Communications, Increase Visibility LLC, Kareo, Kyriba Corporation, Leisurelink Inc, Lenco Mobile Inc, Magento, Medsphere Systems Corporation, MindTouch Inc, myShape, Newport Media, Inc, NextWave Wireless Inc, Nirvanix, Inc, Onestop Internet Inc, OpenX Technologies Inc, Perfect Market Technologies, Inc, Pixeled Business Systems, Inc, Rayspan Corporation, RazorGator Inc, RightScale LLC, Row 44, Service-now.com, Sezmi Corporation, ShoeDazzle.com Inc, SmartDrive Systems Inc, SolarFlare Communications, Inc, Sonos, Inc, The Rubicon Project, TouchCommerce Inc, Transpera, TrueCar Inc, uSamp, Viewdle, Wanova Technologies, WebVisible Inc, Wispry Inc, Xirrus, ZillionTV, Zumbox Inc.
List and Details:
The entire list including more details about the award and winners can be found at
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.
# # #