Attributes 288 Percent Revenue Growth to Successful Expansion into New Markets and Focus on Customer Experience
Washington, D.C. — November 20, 2018 —Higher Logic today announced it ranked No. 348 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. Higher Logic grew 288 percent during this period.
Higher Logic’s Chief Executive Officer, CEO Kevin Boyce, credits the company’s revenue growth to its successful acquisition of four companies in 2017 and a focus on delivering solutions that make its customers successful.
“Higher Logic has worked to build a platform that enables our customers to interact and communicate with their customers and to harness the power of customer-to-customer engagement,” said Boyce. “We’ve brought all together the solutions and teams across the markets we serve in order to achieve the best customer experience.”
“Congratulations to the Deloitte 2018 Technology Fast 500 winners on this impressive achievement,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP, and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are innovators who have converted their disruptive ideas into products, services and experiences that can captivate new customers and drive remarkable growth.”
“Software, which accounts for nearly two of every three companies on the list, continues to produce some of the most exciting technologies of the 21st century, including innovations in artificial intelligence, predictive analytics and robotics,” said Mohana Dissanayake, partner, Deloitte & Touche LLP, and Industry Leader for technology, media and telecommunications, within Deloitte’s audit and assurance practice. “This year’s ranking demonstrates what is likely a national phenomenon, where many companies from all parts of America are transforming the way we do business by combining breakthrough research and development, entrepreneurship and rapid growth.”
Higher Logic previously ranked No. 1780 on the Inc. 5000 Annual List of Fastest Growing Private Companies in the U.S. for 2018, the sixth time the company has appeared.
About Deloitte’s 2018 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 2014 to 2017.
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.
About Higher Logic
Higher Logic is an industry leader in cloud-based engagement platforms. Our data-driven approach gives organizations an expanded suite of engagement capabilities, including online communities and marketing automation. From the initial web visit to renewal and ongoing engagement, we help you track and manage interactions along each stage of the digital customer experience. Learn more at www.higherlogic.com.
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