SOURCE: Photon


January 26, 2010 14:56 ET

Photon Awarded Red Herring's Esteemed 'Global 100' Award

SANTA CLARA, CA--(Marketwire - January 26, 2010) - Photon, a next generation Internet Consulting firm accelerating innovation with Social Media and Mobile Technologies, today announced that it has been awarded the prestigious Red Herring Global 100 award for technology innovations. This award is a significant stride of progress from the Red Herring Asia 100 Award that Photon won in 2008.

The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of 1,200 across the globe. The nominees were evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.

Photon helps clients innovate through the New Age Internet -- a confluence of Social Media, Web 2.0 and New Age Mobile Technologies -- with a business savvy to help customers formulate and implement Internet Strategies that are revenue generating.

"This is a testimony of the value we create for our customers through technology innovations. We are indeed delighted to receive this award," said Srinivas Balasubramanian, CEO of Photon.

About Photon

Photon is a next generation Internet Consulting firm creating innovative e-business solutions with Social Media technologies, SOA and Open Source technologies. With more than 600 customers and thousands of IT projects in Social Media (Web and Mobile), Open source and SOA under its belt, Photon enables large and mid-sized companies alike to leverage its one-of-a-kind technology expertise. Photon Infotech is headquartered in the IT corridor of Chennai, India. For more information please visit