NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Borderfree (Nasdaq:BRDR), a market leader in international cross-border ecommerce solutions, has been named a Future 50 award winner in the New York market by SmartCEO magazine. The Future 50 awards program recognizes the region’s 50 fastest-growing mid-sized companies and 10 small Emerging Growth companies that have experienced outsized growth based on a combined three-year average of revenue and employee growth. This year’s Future 50 winners collectively generate $2.65 billion in annual revenue and employ 12,508 individuals in Greater New York.
“The whole team at Borderfree is thrilled to receive the SmartCEO Future 50 award,” said Michael DeSimone, chief executive officer, Borderfree. “This honor is a strong reflection of our team’s strategic vision and our leadership in the global ecommerce industry. We have ambitious plans for 2015 and look forward to delighting our customers, who represent many of the biggest and brightest retailers in the industry, as we help them take their global ecommerce efforts to new heights.”
Based in Manhattan with offices in Dublin, Tel Aviv, Toronto and Shanghai, Borderfree helps retailers reach a global audience of shoppers in more than 100 countries with a suite of ecommerce services and technology solutions. The company’s comprehensive and flexible ecommerce platform serves the multifaceted needs of a broad range of retailers from well-established, iconic American brands to hot startup retailers.
“Running a fast growing company presents unique opportunities and challenges — and this year’s Future 50 list, whether they are 10-year veterans or first-time winners, share a unique bond among them. They’ve battled the harsh economy and won. They’ve heard the naysayers and have chosen not to listen. They’ve seen the odds and made themselves the exception,” says Jaime Nespor-Zawmon, President of SmartCEO Events. “Entrepreneurs built this country and formed the foundation of the communities in which we all live and work. And through continued hard work, dogged determination and an unwavering will to succeed, they are constructing the bright future that is in store for Baltimore right before our eyes.”
New York City-based Borderfree is a market leader in international cross-border ecommerce, operating a technology and services platform that the world’s most iconic brands rely on to expand globally and transact with customers in more than 100 countries and territories and more than 60 currencies worldwide. Borderfree manages all aspects of the international shopping experience, including site localization, multi-currency pricing, payment processing, fraud management, landed cost calculation, customs clearance and brokerage and global logistics services while maintaining the integrity of our customers’ brand and the consumer experience. For more information, visit www.borderfree.com.
About Future 50 Awards program
The Future 50 Awards program is the largest and most highly anticipated SmartCEO awards program of the year. This program recognizes 50 fast-growth, mid-sized companies in the region, five large Blue Chip companies and five small Emerging Growth companies. These companies represent the future of the region’s economy and embody the entrepreneurial spirit critical for leadership and success. The winners, chosen based on a three-year average of employee and revenue growth, are listed alphabetically, not ranked. The winners are profiled in the January/February issue of SmartCEO magazine and celebrated at an awards gala in January.
SmartCEO’s mission is to educate and inspire the business community through its award-winning magazine, connections at C-level events and access to valuable online resources. SmartCEO’s integrated media platforms reach decision makers in the Baltimore, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, metropolitan areas.