PITTSBURGH, PA—June 1, 2016—Voci Technologies announced today that it has been selected as a finalist for Red Herring's Top 100 North America award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region.
Red Herring has been selecting the most exciting and promising start-ups and "scale ups" since 1995 and prides itself on “seeing past the buzz,” selecting candidates based on their track record and standing, making the list a valuable instrument for discovering and advocating the greatest business opportunities in the industry.
Finalists are evaluated individually from a large pool of hundreds of candidates from across North America and are ultimately chosen based on twenty major criteria, including the company's technological innovation, management expertise, market size, investor record, customer acquisition, and financial health.
This year’s list of finalists includes some of the best-performing and most prominent companies of 2016. "The finalists’ list confirms the excellent choices made by entrepreneurs and VCs and the start-ups' solid roots in corporate America, embracing their innovations. By all metrics, it emphasizes the United States’ entrepreneurial excellence," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring.
As for Voci Technologies, CEO Anthony Gadient says, “Being named as a finalist among so many thoroughly vetted candidates is inspiring, and we hope that Voci continues to live up to the standards of Red Herring and other prestigious organizations like them. It’s truly an honor.”
Finalists are asked to present their winning strategies at the Red Herring North America Forum in Newport Beach, CA., June 6 to 8, 2016. The Top 100 winners will be announced during a special awards ceremony the evening of June 8.