NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Yieldmo today announced it ranked number 45 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Yieldmo grew 3,657% between 2013 and 2016.
Yieldmo’s Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Michael Yavonditte credits this extraordinary growth to Yieldmo’s highly-engaging, customer-centric approach to advertising. Driven by the world’s only engagement analytics system, Yieldmo delivers its customers deep insights derived from proprietary, user-preferred ad formats. Yieldmo analyzes more than 250 billion data points each month to reveal the truth behind advertisers’ campaign performance.
Yavonditte said, “Yieldmo’s engagement data goes beyond the views and clicks to give marketers a deep understanding of how successfully their campaigns connected with target customers. This powerful information translates into higher performance, improved return on ad spend, and many new and repeat customers.”
Yieldmo also offers marketers placement within its premium mobile marketplace, the fifth largest in the U.S. overall behind Google, Facebook, Amazon and Yahoo (verified by comScore). This marketplace can be accessed through both Yieldmo’s high-touch managed service and programmatically through the leading DSPs.
“The Deloitte 2017 North America Technology Fast 500 winners underscore the impact of technological innovation and world class customer service in driving growth, in a fiercely competitive environment,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are on the cutting edge and are transforming the way we do business. We extend our sincere congratulations to all the winners for achieving remarkable growth while delivering new services and experiences for their customers.”
“Emerging growth companies are powering innovation in the broader economy. The growth rates delivered by the companies on this year’s North America Technology Fast 500 ranking are a bright spot for the capital markets and a strong indicator that the emerging growth technology sector will continue to deliver a strong return on investment,” said Heather Gates, national managing director of Deloitte & Touche LLP’s emerging growth company practice. “Deloitte is dedicated to supporting the best and brightest companies of the future in the emerging growth company sector. We are proud to acknowledge the significant accomplishments of this year’s Fast 500 winners.”
Overall, 2017 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 135 percent to 59,093 percent from 2013 to 2016, with median growth of 380 percent.
About Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2013 to 2016.
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, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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Yieldmo elevates the mobile advertising experience for consumers, advertisers and publishers. Yieldmo’s proprietary ad formats are designed to drive genuine engagement from users. These engagement events, as well as device-specific attributions, result in more than 250 billion data points monthly and provide deep insights about how consumers interact with mobile ads. Analysis of this data informs ad format designs, ad server algorithms, and campaign optimizations, all of which enable more effective mobile advertising.
With 141 million monthly unique visitors, Yieldmo operates one of the world’s largest private digital ad marketplaces. Yieldmo is the fifth largest mobile marketplace in the U.S. overall, behind Google, Facebook, Amazon and Yahoo (verified by comScore). Its inventory is comprised exclusively of premium publishers which includes CNN, ABC News, Condé Nast, Time Inc., Vox Media, The New York Times and Univision. The company delivers more than 7 billion mobile ad impressions every month on behalf of a significant share of the largest advertisers in North America, ranging from Target to Verizon to Amazon.
The company was founded in June 2012 and is backed by premier VC firms including Google Ventures, Time Warner Investments, and Union Square Ventures.