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Message Systems

November 13, 2013 08:00 ET

Message Systems Ranked 366th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2013 Technology Fast 500™

Attributes 216 Percent Revenue Growth to Strong Sales and Continuing Market Demand for Company's Innovative Products

COLUMBIA, MD--(Marketwired - Nov 13, 2013) - Message Systems, the leader in digital messaging software, today announced it ranked 366 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. Message Systems grew 216 percent over the period measured in the survey.

Message System's chief executive officer, George Schlossnagle, credits strong sales of the company's innovative products for the company's vigorous revenue growth. He said, "We are honored to be recognized by Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in North America. It further validates our hard work and the success Message Systems has achieved. I send my thanks to the judges behind the Technology Fast 500 and to the Message Systems team for making this win possible."

"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 U.S. 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 Message Systems
Message Systems solutions power many of the world's largest, most complex email, text and mobile app messaging operations. Our solutions enable companies to integrate messaging with any number of data sources and applications in order to orchestrate real-time two-way customer interactions through any messaging stream. The result is more effective customer communication that boosts engagement, drives down costs, increases revenue and builds closer relationships. Message Systems is the leading provider of messaging infrastructure to the world's largest social networks and e-businesses, and many global leaders in banking, consumer technology and telecommunications. For more information follow us on Twitter @MessageSystems or go to messagesystems.com.

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.

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