Exicon Selected as a 2012 Red Herring Top 100 Global Company

Dec 05, 2012, 08:00 ET from Exicon

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Exicon, the AppCycle™ management company, was selected Friday as one of Red Herring's top 100 leading private companies from North America, Europe, and Asia.

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The Red Herring Top 100 Award celebrates innovations and technologies across various industries and has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs.

Exicon simplifies and accelerates the creation, deployment and management of mobile apps for some of the world's largest companies. Through its proprietary AppCycle Management platform, Exicon provides the services and tools to support customers in defining their application needs, finding the best developers, storing all components of the app and measuring its performance.

"We are honored to be recognized on Red Herring's list of global leaders," said Exicon CEO, Stefan Rust. "This award acknowledges that our AppCycle™ Management platform and methodology gives clients an innovative way to manage their rapid transition into mobile applications. We are thrilled to have achieved this level of recognition."

Exicon was evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria such as financial performance, technology innovation, management quality, strategy, and market penetration. The potential was complimented by a review of the track record and current standing of startups relative to their peers.

"Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "After rigorous contemplation, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of global candidates to the top 100 winners. We believe Exicon embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. Exicon should be proud of its accomplishment, as the competition was the strongest it has ever been."

About Exicon
Exicon is the AppCycle™ management company that simplifies the creation, deployment and management of mobile applications for some of the world's biggest companies allowing them to accelerate their success in mobile. For more information, please visit www.exiconglobal.com.

About Red Herring
Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world's best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology newsletters and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider's access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy.

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