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kCura Ranked Number 42 Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500Chicago-Based kCura Attributes Growth to Their Loyal Customers, a Dedicated Team, and a Desire to Be a Great Chicago Software Company (October 20, 2011)
CHICAGO, IL -- (Marketwire) -- 10/20/11 -- kCura today announced they ranked 42nd on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and clean technology companies in North America. kCura is also the 14th-highest ranked software company on the list and the highest-ranked Chicago-based company. The company grew 3,235 percent from 2006 to 2010.
"It's an honor to be recognized for our rapid growth, especially since we've always been focused on growing in a smart and controlled fashion that is in the best interest of the users of our software," said Andrew Sieja, president and CEO of kCura. "This is really a credit to our extremely loyal customer base and all of the hardworking folks at kCura. We continue to push toward our goal of being a great Chicago-based software company."
"kCura, like all 2011 Technology Fast 500 companies, have excelled in fostering innovation and channeling it into spectacular growth -- against the backdrop of one of the most challenging economies in history," said Eric Openshaw, vice chairman and U.S. technology, media, and telecommunications leader, Deloitte LLP. "Deloitte recognizes kCura for their remarkable accomplishment."
"We are pleased to honor kCura as a 2011 Technology Fast 500 company," said Mark Jensen, managing partner, technology and venture capital services, Deloitte & Touche LLP. "As one of the fastest-growing tech companies in North America, kCura has demonstrated excellence in technological innovation, entrepreneurship, and rapid growth."
About Deloitte's 2011 Technology Fast 500
Technology Fast 500, which was conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, a subsidiary of Deloitte LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, and clean technology companies -- both public and private -- in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2006 to 2010. 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 or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
Recognized as a "Leader" in Gartner's 2011 E-Discovery Magic Quadrant, one of the Top 50 Digital Technology Companies in Chicago, and one of Chicago's 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For, kCura are the developers of the e-discovery software Relativity, a web-based platform for the review, analysis, and production of electronic data. Relativity has more than 40,000 active users worldwide from organizations including the U.S. Department of Justice and 95 of the top 100 law firms in the United States. Relativity also powers Method, kCura's workflow and notification system for managing legal hold and risk assessment processes. kCura helps corporations, law firms, and government agencies meet e-discovery challenges by installing Relativity and Method on-premises and providing hosted, on-demand solutions through a global network of partners. For more information, contact kCura at email@example.com or visit www.kcura.com.
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