Intelligent Software Solutions today announced that it ranked number 277 on Deloitte’s 2008 Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years, from 2003–2007. Intelligent Software Solutions grew 619 percent during this period.
Intelligent Software Solutions CEO, Jay Jesse credits remaining intensely focused on customers needs and consistently delivering beyond their expectations with the company’s 619% revenue growth over the past five years. He said, ”Our continued success is a result of our company’s consistent focus on emerging customers needs and the ability to engineer solutions which not only address current needs but anticipate future system requirements. We’re proud to be ranked on this list for the 6th straight year. As hard as it is to get on it, it’s even more difficult to stay”.
"Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 recognizes companies who have achieved extraordinary growth in North America’s most innovative and competitive market sectors,” said Phil Asmundson, Deloitte LLP vice chairman and national managing partner for Technology, Media and Telecommunications. "We congratulate Intelligent Software Solutions on this significant accomplishment."
In addition to ranking on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, Intelligent Software Solutions ranked 10th on the Colorado Technology Fast 50, which is a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology firms in Colorado.
Fast 500 Selection and Qualifying Criteria
The Fast 500 ranks the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. It is compiled from Deloitte’s regional North American Fast 50 programs, nominations submitted directly to the Fast 500, and public company database research. Companies are selected based on percentage revenue growth from 2003 to 2007.
Entrants must own proprietary intellectual property or proprietary technology that contributes to a significant portion of the company's operating revenues or devote a significant proportion of revenues to research and development of technology. Using other companies' technology or intellectual property in a unique way does not qualify. Base-year operating revenues must be at least $50,000 USD or $75,000 CD, and current-year operating revenues must be at least $5 million USD or CD. Companies must be in business a minimum of five years, and they must be headquartered within North America.
About Intelligent Software Solutions
ISS (issinc.com), one of the country’s fastest growing software and IT solutions providers, has offices in Colorado Springs, CO, Washington DC, Rome, NY and Hampton, VA. ISS provides data analysis solutions to the Department of Defense and National Intelligence Organizations and has specific strengths in providing solutions in Command & Control, Special Operations, Intelligence, Counter-drug, Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security/Defense. ISS has a diverse set of customers which include: Air Force Research Laboratory, Air Force C2 BattleLab, Air Force Electronic Systems Center (ESC), Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC), National Intelligence Community Agencies, CENTCOM, SOCOM, NORTHCOM, SOUTHCOM, STRATCOM, US Coast Guard and many others.
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