Boston, Massachusetts (PRWEB) October 17, 2013
Boston-based High Start Group’s emergence as a top consultancy is official. The five-year old product strategy firm has recently been named to the prestigious Inc. 5000 list for 2013. It ranked No. 1087, on the nationwide list, as well as No. 77 among Products and Services companies and No. 42 among Massachusetts companies.
“Our rapid growth is testament to our core promise – to define innovative products that customers love,” said Nitzan Shaer, co-founder and managing partner of High Start Group. “I believe that the company’s growth surge will continue as more and more clients realize that HSG’s proven model for creating, testing, and launching breakthrough products gives them a much needed advantage in today’s highly competitive marketplace — particularly companies in HSG’s sweet spot: financial services, telecom and technology companies.”
Co-founder and managing partner Janet Muto said, “Businesses serving the consumer and small and medium-sized business sectors are under tremendous competitive pressure to bring new, customer-driven products to market fast. There’s no time for false starts and no money to waste on mediocre products. Whether we’re hired to perform the complete ideation to launch process, or if clients use services like our ‘Next $1 Billion Workshop’ as a platform to ignite their own innovation efforts, we give them a faster way to create and launch products that they know will be a hit.”
High Start Group’s innovation-through-launch product and service development model is predicated on deep customer insight and rapid validation. It includes potential users throughout iterative testing and refinement stages to ensure that every product will be a market success.
The Inc. 500/5000 is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America’s independent entrepreneurs. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at: http://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2013
About High Start Group
The High Start Group is a Boston-based consultancy specializing in customer-driven product and service innovation. Founded in 2008, the company has helped telecomm, financial services and technology companies define, develop, and launch breakthrough products. For more information, visit http://www.highstartgroup.com