Lead411 Awards Southern California’s Hottest Companies of 2011

This month, Lead411 recognizes fast-growing companies in the Los Angeles, San Diego and Santa Barbara areas with its just released list of “Hottest Companies in Southern California for 2011”.

A result of daily scouring of press releases, business articles, company launches, and other media materials regarding new fundings, Lead411 has come up with this exciting selection of aggressively-growing companies in the software, wireless, hardware, internet, or media industries.

To qualify, companies must either meet a 100% increase in revenues or receive over $9M in funding in the past 2 years.

“We have been tracking fast-moving companies for our customers for the past 10 years,” said Tom Blue, CEO of Lead411, “and we felt it was important to recognize these growing brands publicly.”

Want to know which companies made it and get know a little more about them? Check out the Hottest Companies in Southern California here.

Lead411 has also come out with a press release, make sure to also read through it for more information.

Congratulations to all the awardees!

Names of companies included:

2 Wheel Bikes , ACCESS 360 Media, Accruent LLC, Advanstar Communications Inc. , Avaak Inc, BlackLine Systems, Brand Affinity Technologies, Inc., Buzz Media Inc, CALIENT Technologies Inc, Campus Explorer, Central Desktop, ClariPhy Communications, Inc, Clicker, Contour Energy Systems, CORAID Inc, Covario, DECA, EdgeCast Networks Inc, Eucalyptus Systems Inc, Everbridge, Factual Inc., FireScope, Fulcrum Microsystems Inc, HauteLook, Imagine Communications, Increase Visibility LLC, Kareo, Kyriba Corporation, Leisurelink Inc, Lenco Mobile Inc, Magento, Medsphere Systems Corporation, MindTouch Inc, myShape, Newport Media, Inc, NextWave Wireless Inc, Nirvanix, Inc, Onestop Internet Inc, OpenX Technologies Inc, Perfect Market Technologies, Inc, Pixeled Business Systems, Inc, Rayspan Corporation, RazorGator Inc, RightScale LLC, Row 44, Service-now.com, Sezmi Corporation, ShoeDazzle.com Inc, SmartDrive Systems Inc, SolarFlare Communications, Inc, Sonos, Inc, The Rubicon Project, TouchCommerce Inc, Transpera, TrueCar Inc, uSamp, Viewdle, Wanova Technologies, WebVisible Inc, Wispry Inc, Xirrus, ZillionTV, Zumbox Inc.

About Christine Guinto

Christine Guinto is our part-time writer for the Lead411 Blog. She specializes in our funding news. You can contact her at christine [at] lead411.net. Christine Amos on Google+!