Cleveland, OH (PRWEB) October 28, 2015 -- Explorys, an IBM Company, a leader in big data-driven healthcare transformation, announced today that it has been selected as one of the Top 25 Coolest Tech Companies in Cleveland by Inside Business and Expedient. This is the third consecutive year that Explorys has received this recognition, demonstrating its continued success and growth in the Cleveland area.
Presented by Inside Business, Northeast Ohio’s Business enthusiast magazine, the Cool Tech Awards program is committed to recognizing the technology industry’s greatest accomplishments and honoring local companies for their innovation and best practices. The Top Tech Companies were selected based on revenue growth, employee growth, and profitability from 2012, 2013 to 2014. The Cool Tech Awards were created to showcase the increased growth in the technology industry over the past decade in Northeast Ohio, highlighting companies that are pioneers in their fields.
“We’re very proud of our Cleveland roots and are thrilled to be recognized as one of the city’s ‘coolest tech companies’ once again,” said Explorys CEO, Stephen McHale. “Information is changing the way care is delivered and our recent acquisition by IBM Watson Health gives us the ability to scale our technology and expand the reach of health insights so that big data can be used to truly transform healthcare. I can honestly say that Explorys is one of the coolest companies I’ve been a part of.”
Since its spin-off from the Cleveland Clinic in 2009, Explorys has built an extensive clinical data set derived from numerous and diverse financial, operational, and medical record systems representing more than 50 million lives. This powerful body of insight strengthens IBM’s leadership position in healthcare analytics and cloud computing, bolstering its ability to extract and share deep insights to improve wellness and care outcomes.
The company has seen unprecedented growth as its workforce has grown from four to over 170 employees in just six years. Additionally, Explorys has gained significant momentum in the industry as its clients now include some of the most prominent healthcare systems in the United States, together accounting for over $69 billion in care, 360 hospitals and more than 317,000 providers.
About Cool Tech Awards
Presented by Inside Business and Expedient, the Cool Tech Awards program is committed to recognizing the technology industry’s greatest accomplishments, and in so doing, honoring local companies for their innovation and best practices.
With the increased growth in the technology industry over the past decade in Northeast Ohio, the Cool Tech Awards were created to honor and recognize the companies that are pioneers in their field and showcase the success of technology businesses in the region.
The Top 25 Tech Companies will be recognized at the Cool Tech Awards Networking event on Tuesday November 10, 2015 at the Music Box Supper Club. Winners in six special categories, including Coolest Tech Leader, Coolest App, Coolest Innovation, Coolest Start-Up, Coolest Blogger and Coolest Tech Company of the Year will also be awarded at the event. Tickets are still available at http://www.ibmag.com/CoolTechAwards; reserve your seat today!
Explorys, an IBM Company, provides the healthcare industry a protected, cloud-based analytics platform that harnesses big data for clinical integration, predictive analytics, and business intelligence. Its platform empowers the country’s leading provider organizations to more effectively utilize their data to improve care quality, patient satisfaction, and deliver value-based care. The Explorys solution supports Population Health Management and Accountable Care models while applying the power of massively-parallel data processing to help save lives and make healthcare more affordable. For more information, visit http://www.explorys.com.
Samantha Wright, Explorys, http://www.explorys.com, +1 (216) 767-4757, [email protected]