DENVER, June 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cartasite joined the 2014 Colorado Company to Watch winners circle this past Friday evening. The award acknowledges the commitment to excellence and positive contributions Cartasite is making as one of the fastest growing companies in the state. Colorado Companies to Watch honors outstanding, 'second-stage' companies that develop valuable products and services, create quality jobs, and enrich communities throughout Colorado.
Cartasite technologies and services keep people safe, assets secure, and ensure operational efficiency for large enterprises. Sensors monitored through global networks ensure realtime visibility of critical resources. "At times it feels a bit like a movie scene as you watch field operations unfold in realtime from half a world away," noted David Armitage, CEO on Friday evening. "But this is the real world and people make it home safely every night because of the technologies we deliver."
Friday evening glowed with energy as 50 companies attended the Awards Gala for Companies to Watch. The excitement was palpable as winning companies met with one another and spoke about future plans. Over 1,000 initial entries were submitted for the award and 50 companies are selected as winners. Cartasite, a safety and security company for the energy industry, has seen phenomenal growth in the past 3 years and has big plans for future development.
These are the companies that are fueling the economic fire for Colorado, noted Governor John Hickenlooper. The Colorado Companies to Watch have added $5.3 billion in revenue and over 5,000 employees to the economic engine of the state since 2009. "We are pleased to recognize Cartasite for their outstanding contributions to the economy of Colorado," said David Tolson, Colorado Companies to Watch Board Chairman.
Cartasite plans to expand quickly and has seen great success both domestically and internationally. The company has deployed remote monitoring systems in over 30 countries, and is currently interconnected with satellite and cellular systems that cover the entire globe.
Cartasite (www.cartasite.com) was formed in 2004 with the goal of delivering practical technology solutions that enhance safety, security, and operating efficiency for corporations worldwide. With deployments in 31 countries, customers rely on Cartasite's realtime monitoring systems to produce results that enhance operating efficiency, save lives, and protect the environment.