WHEATON, Ill., Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Merit Solutions is proud to announce today it ranked 138th on Deloitte's 2016 Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Merit Solutions grew 629% percent during this period.
Merit Solutions's chief executive officer, Bill Burke, credits a shift towards becoming a digital transformation enabler with the company's 629% growth.
"Our clients, a number of whom are also on this list, need to adapt more quickly to change than they ever have before. This is equally true in regulated industries like Life Sciences. We give them adaptable, intelligent business processes enabled by the Microsoft Business Cloud. These business systems and processes enable all areas of business, including operations, sales, finance, customer service, projects, mobile, data analytics and IoT, all on a single digital platform. They are super easy to get started on, totally secure and managed, and anyone using Office knows how to use them," comments Mr. Burke. "Using these intelligent business processes and data insights, our clients succeed in providing amazing products and services that improve lives."
"This year's Fast 500 winners showcase that when organizations are open to diverse perspectives and insights, they are able to create an environment for their employees and customers to see the possibilities and ingenious solutions that might lie ahead," added Jim Atwell, national managing partner of the emerging growth company practice, Deloitte & Touche LLP. "Entrepreneurial environments foster change and innovation within businesses, and we look forward to watching these companies continue to drive change across all sectors."
About Deloitte's 2016 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 2012 to 2015.
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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About Merit Solutions Merit Solutions is a global business consulting and IT services company with offices in Chicago, New York, Los Angeles, and Europe. Our clients are typically medium to large, global enterprises who are challenged by inefficient processes, disconnected data sources, and impaired decision making capabilities. Over the past 5 years, Merit Solutions has a 96% client satisfaction rating with more than 93% of clients who would recommend Merit Solutions to others.