Technology Firm Evolv Chosen by Fast Company as one of The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Big Data
Announcement follows Evolv’s recent launch of first SaaS application that empowers HR and operations with big data and predictive analytics
SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Evolv, Inc., the leading provider of big data solutions for workforce optimization, has been named one of the top 10 Most Innovative Companies in big data by Fast Company, the world’s leading progressive business media brand. Fast Company’s staff noted Evolv’s “deeper” approach to applying big data to workforce optimization, coupled with cutting-edge research and phenomenal sales growth as reasons for the selection.
“Evolv’s academic and economic partners and industry leading clients already recognize our great work – but it’s great to see us alongside other notable technology leaders.”
“I’m thrilled that the company we created to solve the real business problems of employee attrition, customer experience, and sales performance, is now being recognized by Fast Company as transformative to how companies approach their workforces,” said Max Simkoff, CEO and co-founder of Evolv. “Evolv’s academic and economic partners and industry leading clients already recognize our great work – but it’s great to see us alongside other notable technology leaders.”
Fast Company annually publishes its list of The Most Innovative Companies, which is the editorial team’s most significant, high-profile effort of the year to identify those enterprises that exemplify the best in business from across the economy and around the world. After months of research, the staff picks the Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in 10 critical areas, including big data, consumer technology, energy and finance.
This news comes fresh on the heels of the January release of Evolv Insights, a new predictive analytics application that allows individuals within an organization to make better management decisions about their workers by using big data to drive business outcomes. The newest product to join Evolv’s Workforce Optimization Cloud, Evolv Insights has already garnered the interest of many influencers in the operations, finance and HR space. In fact, a recent webinar Evolv conducted in conjunction with the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the premier professional organization for HR professionals, garnered more than 1,000 registrants.
Evolv is a big data company that optimizes workforce performance by utilizing a configurable cloud computing system called the Evolv Workforce Optimization Cloud. Evolv’s patent-pending big data technology unifies and supplements existing data from current systems, then utilizes that dataset to identify predictive workforce insights that drive measurable ROI. By using predictive analytics, machine learning and workforce science, Evolv helps companies uncover the core factors that predict workforce performance, enabling executives and line managers to make proactive operational business decisions that result in millions of dollars in measureable value per year. For more, visit: http://www.evolv.net/, follow @EvolvBigData and connect on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/evolv-on-demand.