World Economic Forum Names as a Global Growth Company

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Silicon Valley tech company recognized as high-growth business, working to drive economic and social change.

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The World Economic Forum (WEF) has welcomed as a new member of its Community of Global Growth Companies (GGC), a group of young, high-growth businesses with the potential to become driving forces for economic and social change.

“The World Economic Forum and the GGC curate important conversations about global issues – innovation, technology, economics, human rights, geopolitics,” said Michael Fertik, CEO and founder of “We’re thrilled to be part of this collaborative community and look forward to making thoughtful contributions to these discussions.”

A Forum Technology Pioneer Award recipient in 2011, Fertik is also part of the Forum’s Global Agenda Council on the Future of the Internet. This week at the Forum’s Summit on the Global Agenda 2012 in Dubai, he will co-lead a discussion on the emerging concept of venture countries – those nations that market their unique attributes and incentives to attract entrepreneurs from around the world.

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas. was founded in 2006 on the belief that reputation is the new currency of today’s digital economy – and everyone has the right to control and protect their online reputations and privacy. The company pioneers solutions for privacy control and digital identity management; these technologies empower individuals and businesses to ensure their online information is current, accurate and fair.

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