Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 15, 2011
In order to recognize the hottest technology companies in Seattle, Lead411 (http://www.lead411.com) is proud to announce the release of the 'Hottest Companies in Seattle" 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 1050 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 49.
"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 be in either the Software, Wireless, Hardware, Internet, or Media industry, be a privately held organization, and be within Seattle, Washington. 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 $3M OR $3M in funding in the past 2 years.
List of Company Names:
Adapx, AdReady, Apparture Inc., Apptio, Atigeo, AudienceScience, Avvo, Inc, BigDoor Media Inc, BlueKai Inc, Corensic, Cozi Group, Inc., Datacastle Corporation, DataSphere Technologies Inc, DocuSign, Doxo, Doyenz, ExtraHop Networks Inc, Finsphere, Gist, Ground Truth, Korrio Inc, Likewise Software, LiveMocha Inc, LucidCOMMERCE, Mixpo, MOD Systems, Inc, Opscode Inc, Optify, Optimum Energy LLC, PitchBook, PopCap Games, Powerit Solutions, Redfin, RootMetrics, SEOmoz, Inc, Skytap, Spring Wireless, Swype Inc, Symform Inc, Tableau Software, Thrift Recycling Managment, TierPoint, Verdiem Corporation, Visible Technologies, Winshuttle Inc, Yapta, Inc, Z2Live, Zulily
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.
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