SOURCE: BA Insight

BA Insight

November 19, 2013 07:00 ET

BA Insight Ranked Number 393 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500™

Attributes 193 Percent Revenue Growth to the Demand of Search-Driven Applications

BOSTON, MA--(Marketwired - Nov 19, 2013) - BA Insight today announced it ranked 393 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. BA Insight grew 193 percent during a five-year period.

BA Insight's Chief Executive Officer, Massood Zarrabian credits the emergence of Big Data and the market demand for search-driven applications for the company's revenue growth. He said, "We are honored to be ranked among the fastest growing technology companies in North America. BA Insight has been focused on developing the BAI Knowledge Integration Platform that enables organization to implement powerful search-driven applications rapidly, at a fraction of the cost, time, and risk of traditional alternatives. Additionally, we have partnered with visionary organizations to transform their enterprise search engines into knowledge engines giving them full access to organizational knowledge assets."

"The 2013 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 companies are exemplary cases of those spurring growth in a tough market through innovation," said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. "This year's list is a who's who of companies behind the most exciting and innovative products and services in the technology space. We congratulate the Fast 500 companies and look forward to what they do next."

"The fastest growing companies in the US are drivers of constant innovation and operate with the agility to stay ahead of a quickly evolving marketplace, and software, biotech/pharma and internet companies continue to be at the forefront," added James Atwell, national managing partner of the Emerging Growth Company practice, Deloitte Services LP. "The companies excelling in these sectors have a startup mentality that allows them to be nimble and adapt quickly, which is why they consistently lead the list of fast-growing companies each year."

About Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500™

Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies -- both public and private -- in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2008 to 2012.

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 or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.

About BA Insight

BA Insight enables organizations to rapidly implement powerful search-driven applications at a fraction of the cost, time, and risk of traditional alternatives. The BAI Knowledge Integration Platform provides automatic classification and metadata generation, connectivity to a wide variety of content systems, and deep and broad set of capabilities that unify information presentation and provide very rich user experiences. It can work as a comprehensive solution or be implemented with a phased approach to meet the growing needs of your organization. We serve visionary organizations like Accenture, Australia Department of Defence, Bayer, Ford Motor Company, Green Mountain Coffee, Harvard University, Pfizer, Rio Tinto, The Procter & Gamble Company, U.S. Army, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs helping them surpass their expectations.

Contact Information

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    Rachel Holmes
    Corporate Communications Manager at BA Insight
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    Laura Sankowich
    VP of Marketing at BA Insight
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