Lead411′s Hottest Companies in New York City Rolled Out

The ‘Big Apple’ welcomes the year 2013 with some exciting news from Lead411 – the “Hottest Companies in New York City” award winners which were recently rolled out.

The awards is a result of industrious daily scouring of press releases, new office openings, business articles, and more numbering to more than 600 on an everyday basis. The list for the Hottest Companies in New York City actually started off with 2490 companies, which was later narrowed down to the best 65.

In order to qualify, the company must be a privately-held company situated in New York City region. It should also be part of the  Software, Wireless, Internet, Hardware, or Media industries.  In addition, it must also have either 100% increase in revenues over the past 2 years or had gained more than $5M in funding within the same timeframe.

Companies that made it to the Hottest Companies in New York awardees list include: Tumblr, Yext,  Nistica, and Recylebank. Find out the complete list of awardees by going to this link.

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+!