“To be included in the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 means to have been a leader in France throughout the last 5 years, demonstrating exceptional qualities in today’s fiercely competitive technology industry,” stated Ariane Bucaille, Associate Manager of Technology Fast 50 at Deloitte. "This level of growth is unattainable without strong commitments to product quality and to the management of the company. Inova Software has demonstrated the merits of its growth strategy.”
“Being consistently ranked on the Technology Fast 50 is a testament to our expert knowledge of customer needs, our ability to constantly evolve and enhance our product and to the confirmed value of partnering and innovation management software,” commented Gilles Toulemonde, CEO of Inova Software. “We are proud to rank amongst the leading technology companies in France and look forward to another dynamic, innovative year.”
The competition is open to all organizations that fulfill the Technology Fast 50 criteria. To qualify companies must:
· ● Be headquartered in France
· ● Have proprietary technology and/or devote no less than 5% of annual revenue to the R&D budget and/or be in one of six industries, including: a) Biotech and Health, b)Energy and Greentech, c)Hardware and Electronics, d) Internet, Media and Telecom and e) Software and Computer Services
· ● Have been in business for at least 5 years
· ● Had turnover equivalent to at least 50,000 euros in 2007
Inova Software is a partnering and innovation management software provider with over 10 years of market leadership. We are the first and only company to provide solutions for the entire range of innovation management approaches that companies need to be successful today. Our smart and automated solutions help life science and technology companies open and reshape their innovation models, igniting and coordinating innovation activities at every stage of the process. For more information, visit www.inova-software.com
Technology Fast 50
The program Technology Fast 50 was created in 1995 in San Jose, California, the heart of Silicon Valley, and was then extended to all of the United States, followed by the United Kingdom, Canada, the Netherlands, Israel and France. It is now present in more than 40 countries and regions in the world. It was created to showcase the remarkable contribution of technology companies to the growth of the economy.
Deloitte has also developed three continental winners:
Europe, the Middle East and Africa: Fast 500 EMEA
North America: Fast 500 North America
Asia Pacific: Fast 500 Asia Pacific
For more information, www.fast50france.com
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