“During a difficult year, Red Herring still received an impressive list of submissions from companies across the EMEA region, clearly demonstrating Europe’s role as a major center of innovation in the global technology sector,” said Red Herring Managing Director, Farley Duvall. “The exceptional accomplishments of European technology startups and entrepreneurs are a testament to the rapid advancements being made in building the European innovation ecosystem.”
Red Herring’s lists of top private companies are an important part of the publication’
Red Herring’s editorial staff rigorously evaluated several hundred private companies through a careful analysis of financial data and subjective criteria, including quality of management, execution of strategy, and dedication to research and development.
Red Herring has honored the Red Herring 100 Europe Finalist companies at its Red Herring Europe 2009 Conference, which was held March 31- April 2, at the Berlin Radisson Hotel. This intimate, 2 1/2 day event explored how European firms are leading the charge in many technology sectors, gaining a competitive advantage, and driving entrepreneurial success in ways that create business opportunities for challengers and incumbents alike.
About Red Herring
Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world’s best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology newsletters and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider’s access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy. More information about Red Herring is available on the Internet at www.redherring.com.
About Severa Plc.
Severa Plc. is a leading provider of SaaS-based professional services automation designed to take the pain out of project management for small to medium sized organizations. Severa 3 is offered as an online application that reduces implementation time and is fully customizable to fit into various verticals including design agencies, IT consulting, law firms, engineering houses and architecture firms. Severa’s transparency into project data helps communicate business objectives, optimize resource allocation and reduce revenue leakage. Severa has received the Red Herring Global 2008 Winner Award. For more information on Severa Plc. visit www.severa.com.
Victor Cruz, Principal, MediaPR.net / firstname.lastname@example.org / Tel: (401) 349-3369
Karoliina Caforio, Severa Communication Manager / karoliina.caforio@
# # #
MediaPR is a network of senior talent specializing in public relations, print and online press, and writing. Our strength is personalized attention and the highest regard to service and results. Our focus is primarily on high-tech companies.