These companies are innovators who have converted their disruptive ideas into products, services and experiences that can captivate new customers and drive remarkable growth.
This year’s ranking demonstrates what is likely a national phenomenon, where many companies from all parts of America are transforming the way we do business by combining breakthrough research and development, entrepreneurship and rapid growth.
About Deloitte’s 2018 Technology Fast 500™ - Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2014 to 2017.
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, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
About Strawhouse - Strawhouse is a collective of marketers, creators, technologists, and divergent thinkers. We work quietly alongside dozens of the world's most interesting and fastest-growing companies as a trusted partner and investor.
Through a blend of proprietary data, human talent, in-house software, and financial resources we invest globally in scaling customer acquisition channels for our portfolio partners. In the face of pressures and challenges of a high-growth, deadline-driven business environment, we remain a diverse, result-driven, no-ego environment. We not only encourage new ideas but require them to thrive.
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