The Emerald City of Seattle truly sparkles this month of March, as Lead411 recognizes the Hottest Companies in Seattle awardees. The industrious team of Lead411 goes through more than 600 business articles, press releases, and venture capital fundings among many others to come up with a comprehensive list of a city or state’s most innovative technology companies.
The chosen organizations for the Hottest Companies in Seattle come from an original list of 1348, which was later trimmed down to the best 41.
In order to qualify as a candidate to be part of the list, the organization or company must be located in Seattle, and must also belong to the software, wireless, internet, hardware, or media industries. At the same time, the company must also register a 100% increase in revenues or must have gained more than $1M in funding in the past 2 years.
Companies like Yapta, Inc., Visible Technologies, and Inrix are some of the names on the Hottest Companies in Seattle awardees list. Want to know the other companies who made it to the list? You can see the rest here.