VertaMedia today announced it ranked 137 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. VertaMedia grew 820 percent during this period.
VertaMedia’s CEO, Chris Karl, says, “Our Company’s performance over the last year has been driven via a continued focus on technology innovation. This recognition is a fantastic acknowledgement of the value VertaMedia brings to our customers.”
“The Deloitte 2017 North America Technology Fast 500 winners underscore the impact of technological innovation and world class customer service in driving growth, in a fiercely competitive environment,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are on the cutting edge and are transforming the way we do business. We extend our sincere congratulations to all the winners for achieving remarkable growth while delivering new services and experiences for their customers.”
Overall, 2017 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 135 percent to 59, 093 percent from 2013 to 2016, with median growth of 380 percent.
“Emerging growth companies are powering innovation in the broader economy. The growth rates delivered by the companies on this year’s North America Technology Fast 500 ranking are a bright spot for the capital markets and a strong indicator that the emerging growth technology sector will continue to deliver a strong return on investment,” said Heather Gates, national managing director of Deloitte & Touche LLP’s emerging growth company practice. “Deloitte is dedicated to supporting the best and brightest companies of the future in the emerging growth company sector. We are proud to acknowledge the significant accomplishments of this year’s Fast 500 winners.”
VertaMedia, previously ranked 180 as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner for 2016, is a global video technology provider. The company has recently announced their Holistic Demand Management Platform, a unique solution that enables top tier publishers to setup their own private ad exchange and maximize revenue from programmatic selling. Additionally, VertaMedia recently upgraded their video ad server and brought to market a one-of-a-kind Header Bidding Management Platform. These products simplify some of the complexities of programmatic selling by putting the seller back in control of their monetization process via technology they operate in house.
About Deloitte’s 2017 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 2013 to 2016.
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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Founded in 2008, VertaMedia is a global video technology provider that helps publishers and networks meet the needs of buyers in an increasingly programmatic and data driven advertising marketplace. VertaMedia Intelli patent-pending optimization algorithm, header-bidding solutions, ad server, video player, and SSP represent the essential base technologies for today’s modern day digital media publisher.
VertaMedia is headquartered in New York with offices globally and is recognized as one of America’s fastest-growing private companies by Inc. 5000, and named in Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™. Learn more at http://vertamedia.com