Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) March 20, 2012
In order to recognize the hottest technology companies in Silicon Valley, Lead411 (http://www.lead411.com) is proud to announce the release of the 'Hottest Companies in Silicon Valley" awards for 2012.
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 3190 companies and it has been narrowed down to the top 80.
"This is our 3rd Annual Silicon Valley award. We are pleased with the recognition the Award has received over the past few years," said Tom Blue, CEO of Lead411, "and we are very proud of the respected list of companies for the 2012 winners."
How the List Was Chosen
First, all companies must be in either the Software, Wireless, Hardware, Internet, or Media industry, a privately held organization, and be within Silicon Valley. From there, each company must meet one or more of the following requirements;
100% increase in revenues over the past 2 years
OR $5M+ in funding in the past 2 years.
List of Company Names:
Accellion, AccelOps, Adara Media Inc, Adchemy Inc, AlertEnterprise Inc, Allocade Inc, Amplidata, Appcelerator Inc, ArcSoft, Inc, Atlantis Computing, Avalanche Technology, Axcient Inc, BlueStacks, BridgeWave Communications, Buysight, Inc, Catalog Spree, Centric Software Inc, Centrify Corporation, CiiNOW, Cloud9 Analytics Corporation, CloudMade, ConnectAndSell, Cooliris, Couchbase, Criteo, DisplayLink Corp, Druva Software, Egnyte, Inc, Elance Inc, Encore Career Institute, FirstRain, Flipboard, GoldSpot Media, Ifeelgoods, Impermium Corporation, Intacct, Jemstep Inc, Jobvite, Inc, Kaggle Inc, Karmasphere, Kiwi Crate, Inc, Kontiki Inc, Magnet Systems, MATRIXX Software, Mig33, Mintigo , Mobixell Networks, Nexenta Systems, Ozmo, Inc, PageOnce, Panaya Inc, Payvment Inc, Pelican Imaging Corporation, Polyvore, Inc., PubMatic, Pure Storage, Inc, Qwilt Inc, Red Robot Labs, REvolution Analytics, Rhythm NewMedia Inc, ScaleArc Inc, Sentilla Corporation, Skyfire Labs, Inc, Smule, Inc, Soasta Inc, Splashtop Inc, SugarSync, Inc., Sumo Logic, Tactus Technology, Inc, TellApart, Tintri Inc, Trapit, TrialPay, Virident Systems, Vuclip, Vyatta Inc., WebFilings LLC, WSO2, Zend Technologies Inc, Zetta, 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.