CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--NetProspex, the leading provider of cloud-based B2B marketing data management services, today announced that it has been named a finalist in the Private Company of the Year category for the 2014 Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) Technology Leadership Awards. This recognition comes as a result of the company’s tremendous growth over the past twelve months, marked by a 72 percent customer increase, a nearly doubled employee count, $13 million in Series C funding, an updated Workbench platform and a steady drumbeat of national and industry award wins including Deloitte’s Fast Tech 500, Inc.’s Hire Power and the Stevie’s Best New Sales Automation Solution and Marketing Solution.
NetProspex joins leading Boston businesses, Dyn, Fiksu, Hubspot and Veracode as finalists in the Private Company of the Year category – unveiled at MassTLC’s 17th annual awards on July 15 hosted at the Microsoft NERD Center. This year’s award nominees represent the best of the region’s tech industry in 16 categories. A complete list of finalists can be found on the MassTLC site.
“Our congratulations to NetProspex and to all the finalists of the 17th annual MassTLC Leadership Awards,” said Tom Hopcroft, president and CEO of MassTLC. “Each one is an example of the executive leadership, business acumen and technological innovation fueling Massachusetts’ economy and an example of the breadth and depth of talent in our region.”
Added Michael Bird, CEO, NetProspex: “We are tremendously proud to be named a finalist in the Private Company of the Year category alongside some of Boston’s most innovative companies. We are in the midst of an outstanding year and this recognition is a great testament to our growth and continued dedication to pushing the boundaries on what’s possible with marketing technology.”
Finalists were selected from hundreds of nominations, as judged by panels of executives, investors, analysts, media and thought leaders in each of the 16 categories who participated in the selection process. The pool of finalists will be further narrowed during the coming weeks, with winners announced on Thursday, September 11, at the MassTLC Leadership Awards Gala at the Westin Waterfront in Boston. Details and advance registration are available at www.masstlcawards.org.
NetProspex is the smarter B2B data partner. We help marketing and sales organizations optimize their revenue impact by increasing the quality and effectiveness of their marketing database. Thousands of B2B organizations rely on NetProspex to manage their marketing data in order to fuel high-performing marketing campaigns and accelerate the creation of their sales pipelines. To make databases richer and more actionable, the company offers a suite of data services backed by its proprietary CleneStepTM verification technology and the industry’s largest and most accurate reference database of B2B contacts and companies. For more information, visit www.netprospex.com.
About The Mass Technology Leadership Council, Inc.
With more than 550 member companies, the Mass Technology Leadership Council (MassTLC) is the region’s leading technology association and the premier network for tech executives, entrepreneurs, investors and policy leaders. MassTLC’s purpose is to accelerate innovation by connecting people from across the technology landscape, providing access to industry-leading content and ideas and offering a platform for visibility for member companies and their interests. More at www.masstlc.org