Announces Category Winners and Names Ticket Software LLC as State's Fastest Growing Technology Company
HARTFORD, Conn., Nov. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Connecticut Technology Council and the accounting firm UHY LLP feted the 40 fastest growing technology companies in Connecticut last night at the Chevrolet Theater in Wallingford. The list of winning companies, which had been released last month and included such well known brands as Priceline.com and Jupitermedia, also included companies gaining prominence in their technology markets such as FuelCell Energy and Defibtech.
The evening's biggest announcement came at the end of the awards program when Ticket Software LLC was named Connecticut's fastest growing technology company in 2008. It grew at the impressive rate of 4828% over the last four years. The Vernon company, Connecticut's answer to StubHub, has been adding staff and growing revenue at a rapid pace.
The Council also announced the six companies whose revenue put them at the top in their technology category:
In Advanced Manufacturing, Pelham Sloane, which makes sleek, thin computers primarily for the healthcare, hospitality and retail industries, emerged as the winner. Stamford's Clean Diesel Technologies, the "green company" winner, captured the prize in the Energy/Environmental Technologies category. In Life Sciences the winner was Cheshire's Alexion Pharmaceuticals, which brought its successful first drug candidate, Soliris, to both the American and European markets in 2007. In the New Media/Internet/Telecom technology category it was New London's JobTarget LLC capturing the prize for fastest revenue growth. JobTarget builds custom-built, private-label "Career Centers" or online job sites for trade associations, government and other organizations. MTM Technologies, Inc. of Stamford was the winner in the IT Services category, while the aforementioned Ticket Software won in the Software technology vertical.
The list of w
|SOURCE The Connecticut Technology Council|
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