"It's time to recognize these entrepreneurs, their companies, and the impact they are having in diversifying our econonomy," stated Matt Wisdom, CEO of TurboSquid.
New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) September 04, 2015
The Idea Village, in conjunction with Matt Wisdom, Co-founder of TurboSquid.com, and other preeminent entrepreneur support organizations founded the NOLA100 to honor those who have made a significant impact in the advancement of the entrepreneurial movement in New Orleans. The NOLA100 were nominated by local partners including: Goldman Sachs 10,000 Small Businesses, The Idea Village, The Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission, The New Orleans Business Alliance, PowerMovesNOLA, Propeller, Vetlaunch and more.
To qualify for the NOLA100, the company must meet the following requirements:
- Launched during or after 1999
- Have surpassed $1 million in revenue; with 50% outside of Louisiana
- Are located in the greater New Orleans region (and met the above revenue requirement while in NOLA)
The NOLA100 honored 29 companies. According to the creators of the group, the goal is for the 100th company to be inaugurated by 2018. New members will continue to be honored at Entrepalooza held each year in August.
IDScan.net is pleased to announce that they were one of the 29 companies recognized. IDScan.net CEO, Denis Petrov, states, “It is truly an honor to be recognized alongside such outstanding entrepreneurs in New Orleans.The IDScan.net Team is proud to be part of such an amazing movement.”
Some of the other companies honored at the event included Matt Wisdom of TurboSquid, Patrick Comer of Lucid (Federated Sample) and Chris Schultz of Launch Pad. Wisdom states, “The entrepreneurial movement is well on its way to becoming a significant part of the GDP of New Orleans. It’s time to recognize these entrepreneurs, their companies, and the impact they are having in diversifying our economy.”
To learn more about the Idea Village and the NOLA100, please click here.
IDscan.net is the industry leader in ID scanning technology and development of ID scanning software solutions for many of the top companies in the US and Canada. IDscan.net provides a full spectrum of solutions for fraud prevention, access control, automatic data capture, age verification and visitor management. Its innovative history includes being first to market with their iOS and mobile solutions for scanning ID’s. Products offered include a full suite of mobile, tablet, and desktop solutions that are used in a variety of industries, including: casinos, hospitality, retail, financial, grocery, marketing, automotive, security, technology, government and law enforcement sectors. For more news and information on IDscan.net, please visit http://www.idscan.net.