The Hottest Companies in DC Awarded By Lead411

The DC area, especially the technology industry, will be seeing some extra excitement as Lead411 takes their Hottest Companies awards to the regions of DC, Virginia, Maryland and Delaware.

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.

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] Christine Amos on Google+!