The Keystone State recently got ‘hit’ by the Lead411‘s award series, as the Hottest Companies in Pennsylvania Awards was rolled out. This particular list of awardees came from an extensive 460, which was narrowed down to the most innovative 23 tech companies in the state.
The awards is a result of daily scouring of more than 600 business launches, press releases, venture capital fundings, and other business documents.
In order to be considered, the private company or organization must be located within Pennsylvania, and be part of Software, Wireless, Internet, Hardware, or Media industries. In addition, they must also have either 100% mark-up in revenues or have acquired more than $1M in funding in the past 2 years.
This is what Tom Blue, Lead411′s CEO has to say about this year’s Hottest Companies in Pennsylvania: ” “This is our 3rd Pennsylvania award. We are pleased with the recognition the Award has received over the past few years ,and we are very proud of the respected list of companies for the 2012 winners.”