LOS ANGELES, Dec. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- AXS, a leading ticketing and digital media platform has been recognized as one of the 500 fastest growing companies in North America by Deloitte as part of their 2016 Technology Fast 500.
Ranked 109, AXS was measured not just with other technology companies, but also entities in the media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech sectors, both public and private, and were selected based on percentage revenue growth from 2012 to 2015.
"To compete against so many companies across some of the most dynamic industry sectors in the world is tough enough, to rank so highly is a tremendous accomplishment," said AXS CEO, Bryan Perez. "We have come a long way in a short amount of time, and the innovations and progress the team has made in ticketing services and technology is extraordinary."
AXS ranked No. 51 out of California-based companies, reporting 857% growth during the measured timeframe. 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. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
AXS is an enterprise event technology platform that services venues, promoters and sports teams; providing fans the opportunity to purchase tickets directly from their favorite venues via a user-friendly ticketing interface. AXS serves all phases of the event life-cycle beyond just ticketing, through its consumer facing website, AXS.com and the AXS App.
About AXS (Note: pronounced "Access")
AXS is a leading ticketing, data, and marketing solutions provider in the US, UK and Europe. The company and its solutions empower more than 200 clients -- teams, arenas, theaters, clubs and colleges-- to turn data into action, maximize the value of all their events and create joy for fans.
Headquartered in Los Angeles, California, AXS employs more than 500 professionals in multiple locations worldwide: Cleveland, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Montreal, London and Stockholm.
AXS Group, LLC is owned by AEG, Dan Gilbert, and TPG Capital, owner of Cirque du Soleil.
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