AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Compare Metrics, the leading provider of Adaptive Commerce navigation and discovery tools, today announced it has been named to the 2014 Spring Austin A-List of the hottest Austin, Texas startups in the “emerging” category. The Austin Chamber of Commerce and SXSW Interactive announced the 12 most promising Austin-area startup companies named to the list in three investment stage categories - emerging, growth and scale – at the inaugural State of Innovation event on May 7 at ACL Live in Austin, Texas.
Honorees, chosen from over 250 nominations, represent key sectors of innovation including enterprise, big data, social, health, entertainment and consumer product goods. Recognition as an A-List company is intended to increase the visibility of Austin’s most fundable, scalable and innovative regional startups, and drive increased venture capital funding to Central Texas.
At the event, Mayor Lee Leffingwell honored innovation and the remarkable state of innovation in Austin, proclaiming May 7 “Austin Innovation Day.”
“Austin is known around the globe as a unique place for innovators, trendsetters and game-changers to make their mark in their respective industries. The Compare Metrics team is honored to not only be a part of the Austin startup community but to be recognized as a leading company that captures the entrepreneurial spirit of the city,” said Garrett Eastham, CEO, Compare Metrics.
Click here to view a full list of Austin A-List winners.
About Compare Metric
Compare Metrics is the platform behind today’s most inspired shopping experiences. Compare Metrics’ Adaptive Commerce solutions empower shoppers to think, discover, compare and decide as they do in the real world, using their own words and preferences to confidently discover the right product. Adaptive Commerce solutions from Compare Metrics understand and react to what consumers want, resulting in increased shopper engagement and conversion, as well as improved relevancy and efficiency in demand generation and marketing strategies. The company is led by a team that combines extensive experience in retail technology with disruptive innovations that push the boundaries of machine learning and natural language processing. For more information, visit www.comparemetrics.com.