RiseSmart makes Momentum Index Top 100 Technology Companies
RiseSmart was recently compared to Netflix and Pandora in Fast Company. Now we stand alongside Facebook, Twitter and TheLadders in a list of the hottest technology companies.
Here's an excerpt from today's press release:
RiseSmart Ranked 73rd on Momentum Index List of Top 100 Technology Companies
Provider of cloud-based outplacement solutions rises to top among more than 10,000 startups tracked.
SAN JOSE, Calif. (August 1, 2011) – RiseSmart, a leading provider of next-generation outplacement solutions, has earned the 73rd ranking on the Momentum Index Top 100 Technology Companies list. The Momentum Index collects data on market traction, management team growth, investor appeal, ecosystem growth, traffic, and capital efficiency for more than 10,000 private technology companies.
“It’s an honor to be named a Top 100 technology company alongside such superstar startups as Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter,” said Sanjay Sathe, founder and CEO of RiseSmart. “This is further validation of our results-oriented, cloud-based service model, which is rapidly transforming the $3 billion U.S. outplacement market.”
RiseSmart ranks ahead of such well-known startups as Yelp, Demandware, Yodlee, Constant Contact and PopCap Games on the Momentum Index list.
Over the past 18 months, RiseSmart's cloud-based outplacement solution, Transition Concierge, has emerged as the fastest-growing player in the U.S. outplacement market – and has earned industry-wide praise in the process of changing the way companies manage and measure their employee transition programs.
RiseSmart's platform utilizes aggregation technology, semantic search and human filtering to provide the best match of jobseekers with open positions. The solution delivers highly personalized job leads as well as other job search tools to eligible employees. Transitioning workers receive one-on-one consultation and support during every step of the job-finding process.
RiseSmart has received a wide range of awards and recognition in 2011 from organizations including Red Herring, the Stevie Awards, TiE, Golden Bridge Awards, SiliconIndia, the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal.