Chicago (PRWEB) December 20, 2013
Rise Interactive announced it ranked 108th on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rise Interactive grew 1,566 percent during this 5-year time period.
Rise Interactive founder and CEO, Jon Morris, credits an analytically-minded team and dedication to innovation for the company’s growth. "We are honored to be recognized for this award. We’ve made a commitment to constantly push the envelope in digital marketing and we are proud of our progress thus far. This persistence will be what continues to advance us to the next level."
“The 2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 companies are exemplary cases of those spurring growth in a tough market through innovation,” said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “This year’s list is a who’s who of companies behind the most exciting and innovative products and services in the technology space. We congratulate the Fast 500 companies and look forward to what they do next.”
“The fastest growing companies in the US are drivers of constant innovation and operate with the agility to stay ahead of a quickly evolving marketplace, and software, biotech/pharma and internet companies continue to be at the forefront,” added James Atwell, national managing partner of the Emerging Growth Company practice, Deloitte Services LP. “The companies excelling in these sectors have a startup mentality that allows them to be nimble and adapt quickly, which is why they consistently lead the list of fast-growing companies each year.”
About Deloitte’s 2013 Technology Fast 500™
Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2008 to 2012.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
About Rise Interactive
Rise Interactive is a full-service digital marketing agency in Chicago that specializes in digital media and analytics. Founded in 2004, Rise Interactive leverages customized reporting to equip quantitatively-minded individuals with actionable insights. The agency’s Interactive Investment Management philosophy ensures that a client’s budget is allocated to the most profitable marketing channels. Rise’s clients include Careerbuilder.com, Ulta Beauty, DeVry, Reynolds Consumer Products and Allstate Motor Club, among others. For more information, visit http://www.riseinteractive.com or follow the company on Twitter @riseinteractive.