Gametime Recognized as One of Fastest Growing Companies in North America on Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™
3,856 Percent Revenue Growth Leads Silicon Valley Digital Media Companies
Gametime today announced it has ranked as the fastest growing Digital Content/Media/Entertainment company in the Silicon Valley according to the recently revealed 2017 Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Gametime revenues grew 3,856 percent during the period from 2013 to 2016, ranking 43rd overall nationally, and first among Silicon Valley companies within its category on the prestigious annual list.
“The Deloitte 2017 North America Technology Fast 500 winners underscore the impact of technological innovation and world class customer service in driving growth, in a fiercely competitive environment,” said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. “These companies are on the cutting edge and are transforming the way we do business. We extend our sincere congratulations to all the winners for achieving remarkable growth while delivering new services and experiences for their customers.”
Gametime has been innovating in the mobile ticket environment since 2013 propelling it to explosive growth as the intersection of on demand fans making last minute purchase decisions meets the evolution of the ticket industry to mobile access. Identified as the fastest growing consumer products company in America by Inc. Magazine in August, the platform has become the destination of choice for a new generation of value oriented and spontaneous fans. Highly acclaimed in both the Apple and Google Play app store, Gametime services over 60 major markets in the U.S.and Canada with a best in class mobile purchase experience for all major live entertainment events.
“We’re honored that the Fast 500 has recognized Gametime as one of the world’s fastest growing companies. We’re also grateful to the millions of fans who’ve helped us achieve this milestone — thank you!,” said Brad Griffith, Gametime founder and CEO. “To achieve our mission of connecting the world through shared experiences, we know that the hardest challenges lie ahead. I have confidence the technology and team we’ve built and will build in the coming months will drive togetherness in 2018 and beyond.”
About Deloitte’s 2017 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2013 to 2016.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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Gametime is the premier mobile marketplace for last-minute tickets to live events. The Gametime app connects fans to thousands of teams and artists, letting them make the most of the moment — together. With Gametime, you can buy and sell tickets to sports, concerts, theater and more, in just seconds — even after the event has started. Gametime presents only the best values in the marketplace, presents them with in-event panoramic views, offers an ultra-fast, two-tap check-out and delivers tickets directly to your phone.
Gametime was founded in 2012 with the vision to create a more togetherness in the world through live events. In 2017, the company was honored with a Sports Business Award as the Best Mobile Fan Experience and named the fastest growing consumer products company in America by Inc. Magazine. Gametime is currently available in 60 markets in the U.S. and Canada. To learn more, visit gametime.co, download our top-rated apps from the App store or the Google Play store or connect with us on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube and Instagram.