Prestigious list honors the year’s most promising private technology
ventures in the fields of security, Web 2.0, software, cloud computing
and mobile apps
Software, Inc., a leading provider of pro-level time and billing
apps for small- to mid-sized accounting
firms and a market leader in QuickBooks
integration, today announced that it has been selected as a finalist for
100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most
promising private technology ventures.
Red Herring has been selecting the most exciting and promising start-ups
and “scale ups” since 1995. Finalists are evaluated individually from a
large pool of hundreds of candidates based across North America. Twenty
major criteria underlie the scoring and process, including the candidate
company's addressable market size, its financing, the proof of concept,
trailing revenues and management's expertise.
The list of finalists often includes the best performing and prominent
companies of that year.
This unique assessment of potential is complemented by a review of the
company’s actual track record and standing, which allows Red Herring to
see past the “buzz” and make the list a valuable instrument for
discovering and advocating the greatest business opportunities in the
“The finalists list confirms the excellent choices made by entrepreneurs
and VCs and the start-ups' solid roots in corporate America, embracing
their innovations. By all metrics, it emphasizes the United States’
entrepreneurial excellence,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red
Finalist selections for the 2014 edition of the Red Herring 100 North
America award are based upon technological innovation, management
strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition and
financial health. During the several months leading up to the
announcement, hundreds of companies in the fields of security, Web 2.0,
software, hardware, life sciences, cloud, mobile and others completed
their submissions to qualify for the award.
Finalists will present their winning strategies at the Red
Herring North America Forum in Monterey, Calif., May 14-16. Follow
BigTime at twitter.com/bigtimesoftware
and at facebook.com/bigtimesoftware
and learn more about its practice management tools, online
timesheets and mobile
app at bigtime.net.
National Sales Director
Beth Hoover, Co-Creative
Source: BigTime Software, Inc.