Nextiva Named One of the Fastest-Growing Technology Companies in North America by Deloitte’s 2016 Technology Fast 500™
Company Attributes Revenue Growth to Product Innovation and Dedication to the Customer Experience
Scottsdale, Arizona - November 16, 2016
Nextiva (www.nextiva.com), an industry-leading cloud communications company, today announced it ranked 423 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. Nextiva grew 154% during this period.
Nextiva’s chief executive officer, Tomas Gorny, credits the company’s relentless pursuit for transformational product innovation, dedication to creating the most user-friendly experience available, and the entrepreneurial spirit that is still very much alive at Nextiva with the company’s 154% revenue growth. This is the third consecutive year that Nextiva has been named to the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ list.
“We are honored to be recognized by Deloitte as one of the fastest growing technology companies in North America for the third year in a row,” Gorny said. “Making the list once is a huge accomplishment, but making the list three years in a row shows that Nextiva isn’t slowing down. We’re pushing the boundaries of the communications industry and giving businesses the tools they need to thrive.”
“Today, when every organization can be a tech company, the most effective businesses not only foster the courage to explore change, but also encourage creativity in using and applying existing assets in new ways, as resourcefully as possible,” said Sandra Shirai, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications industry leader. “This ingenious approach to innovation calls for the encouragement of curiosity and collaboration both within and outside the office walls.”
“This year’s Fast 500 winners showcase that when organizations are open to diverse perspectives and insights, they are able to create an environment for their employees and customers to see the possibilities and ingenious solutions that might lie ahead,” added Jim Atwell, national managing partner of the emerging growth company practice, Deloitte & Touche LLP. “Entrepreneurial environments foster change and innovation within businesses, and we look forward to watching these companies continue to drive change across all sectors.”
Nextiva previously ranked 287 as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner for 2015, and 80th as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner for 2014.
Nextiva provides cloud-based communications and collaboration solutions designed to simplify the way businesses communicate. Founded in 2006 on the principle of Amazing Service®, Nextiva serves more than 150,000 businesses in the United States from its headquarters in Scottsdale, Arizona. Learn more at www.nextiva.com.
ABOUT DELOITTE'S 2016 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 2012 to 2015.
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.