This third installment of the Hottest Companies in DC awards by Lead411 started from a list of more than 485, which was cropped to the best 26.
The comprehensive list is a result of the Lead411′s team daily effort of going through more than 600 press launches, new office openings, press releases, and other documents.
In order to qualify, the company must be located within the DC are, and must be part of the Internet, Media, Wireless, Hardware, and Software industries. It must also be a privately-held organization.
In addition, the company must also either have marked 100% increase in revenues or have acquired $1M in funding in the past 2 years.
OPOWER, FortiusOne, and Koolspan Inc. have made it to the distinguished list of the Hottest Companies in DC. Want to know if your company is part of this Lead411 awards? Take a look at this post here.