SAN FRANCISCO, CA, November 16, 2016 — DoubleDutch today announced it ranked 95 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America.
DoubleDutch’s chief executive officer, Lawrence Coburn, credits the launch of Live Engagement Platform for the company’s 1,005 percent growth over the past three years. He said, “The event industry is undergoing a profound transformation, spurred by increased mobile and digital engagement, the discovery of a rich set of behavioral data, and the ability to leverage machine learning to make sense of and act on this data. Event professionals and marketers now have the opportunity to not only harness a massive amount of intent-based data that event attendees generate, but also use it to measure event success and inform their overall marketing strategy.”
About Deloitte’s 2016 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 2012 to 2015.
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.
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DoubleDutch believes in the power of digitizing live engagement to supercharge business outcomes. The DoubleDutch Live Engagement Platform powers events, conferences, and trade shows for more than 1,700 customers including Forbes, Humana, LinkedIn, Novartis, Nationwide, UBM and Urban Land Institute. The company has been named one of Deloitte’s 500 fastest growing companies in North America, one of AlwaysOn OnMedia’s 100 Top Private Companies, and one of Forbes’ 10 Hot Companies to Work for in San Francisco. DoubleDutch is based in San Francisco with additional U.S. offices in Phoenix and Portland and a global presence in Amsterdam and London.
Jennifer Pierce, Blanc & Otus