BOTHELL, Wash., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Verathon Inc. is pleased to announce that it has once again been ranked in the prestigious Technology Fast 50 Program for Washington State, a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in the area by Deloitte, one of the nation's leading professional services organizations. Verathon(R), which is privately held, ranked 27th on the list with growth of 209%. Rankings are based on percentage revenue growth over a five-year period from 2003-2007. This is the fifth time in the past seven years that Verathon(R) (formerly Diagnostic Ultrasound) has been ranked in Deloitte's Fast 50.
"New products introduced over the past year have helped build strong sales and brand growth for both BladderScan(R) bladder volume instruments and GlideScope(R) Video Laryngoscopes," said Gerald McMorrow, CEO of Verathon Inc. "Our employees, the cornerstone of our business worldwide, have remained steadfast in providing innovative and reliable products to health care providers to help them improve patient care."
"Sustaining high revenue growth over five years is an exceptional accomplishment," said Pete Shimer, Office Managing Partner of the Seattle office of Deloitte. "We commend Verathon(R) for making the commitment to technology and delivering on the promise of market longevity. We are proud to honor Verathon(R) to Deloitte's Technology Fast 50."
Verathon(R) designs and manufactures reliable, state-of-the-art medical
devices and services that offer a meaningful improvement in patient care to
the health care community. The company is best known for its BladderScan(R)
brand, a line of noninvasive bladder volume measurement instruments used in
Urology, Acute Care, Primary Care, and Extended Care. BladderScan(R) helps
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