TALLAHASSEE, Fla., March 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Diverse Computing was recognized during Florida State University's second annual Seminole 100 Celebration on March 2, 2019 at FSU's University Center Club in Doak Campbell Stadium.
The 2019 Seminole 100, hosted by the Jim Moran Institute for Global Entrepreneurship at the FSU College of Business in partnership with the FSU Alumni Association and EY, recognized the 100 fastest-growing businesses owned by Florida State alumni.
Diverse Computing was ranked 40th with a compound annual growth rate of 35%.
Dan Percy, director of HR and legal at Diverse Computing, graduated from FSU's College of Business in 1997 and founded the company in 2001 with Tony Pun, also an FSU alum. "The team at Diverse Computing takes great pride in working closely with our alma mater," said Percy. "This latest recognition of our growth is proof that we are part of a national community of entrepreneurs supported by Florida State."
This is the second year that Diverse Computing has been named to the Seminole 100 list.
"The remarkable success of these business owners reflects well on the university, and we are incredibly proud that they are Florida State alumni," said Melissa Roberts, managing director of the Jim Moran Institute. "Seminole 100 is our way of recognizing entrepreneurial excellence among our alumni, and it helps fulfill Florida State's goal of becoming a preeminent university that embraces entrepreneurship, creativity and innovation across campus."
To qualify for the Seminole 100, a company must have been in business for at least three years and generated revenue by January 1, 2015. Additionally, the business must be owned or majority managed by an FSU alumnus for three consecutive years prior to nomination.
View the full list of Seminole 100 honorees at seminole100.fsu.edu.
Diverse Computing is a leader in delivering innovative software and consulting solutions that improve the effectiveness and security of the public safety community. Recognized for our world-class customer support and exceptional company culture, we strive to be positive leaders in our industry and our community. Find out more at diversecomputing.com.
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