Amsterdam, Netherlands – 11 April 2013
Global Business Register chosen as a 2013 Red Herring Top 100 Winner
Red Herring announced its Top 100
award winners today, recognizing Europe’s leading private companies and celebrating these startups’ innovations and technologies across their respective industries.
Red Herring’s Top 100
Europe list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising new companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring’s editors were among the first to recognize that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Salesforce.com, YouTube, and eBay would change the way we live and work.
“Selecting startups that show the most potential for disruption and growth is never easy,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “We looked at hundreds and hundreds of candidates from all across the continent, and after much thought and debate, narrowed the list down to the Top 100 Winners. Each year, the competition gets tougher but we believe Global Business Register
demonstrates the vision, drive and innovation that define a Red Herring winner.”
Red Herring’s editorial staff evaluated the companies on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technological innovation, management quality, overall business strategy and market penetration. This assessment was complemented by a review of the track records and standings of similar startups in the same verticals, allowing Red Herring to see past the “buzz” and make the list a valuable instrument of discovery and advocacy for the most promising new business models in Europe.
About Global Business Register
Global Business Register Ltd. with offices in Waterford, Ireland and London U.K. is the leading on-line provider of official company information sourced from business registers around the world and delivered in real-time to your desktop. With access to data on over 55 million companies, GBRDirect is the most reliable source for checking the legal and financial status of potential customers, suppliers and partners.
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