Amsterdam, September 10th, 2019 - SwipeGuide has been nominated for the Rising Star category of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2019. Rising Star has been created specifically for technology companies under the age of four. The nominated companies will have the opportunity to deliver elevator pitches to the jury in Amsterdam on October 10th.
Willemijn Schneyder, CEO of SwipeGuide: “We are honored that we’ve been nominated for the Rising Star Award 2019. This nomination is a recognition of our activities. It shows that we’re on the right track and continue to grow".
Ivo Meij, senior manager at Deloitte and advisor to many Fast 50 companies and startups: "Every company uses technology, but the companies that ultimately achieve the Technology Fast 50 are so adept at it that they disrupt existing markets or tap into new markets."
Bart de Vries, program leader of the Technology Fast 50: "This year the trend continues that the number of registrations for the Fast 50 is increasing and that the growth percentages are increasing compared to last year. This shows that the climate for tech scaleups has once again improved. "
About Rising Star & Technology Fast 50
Rising Star is the category of the Technology Fast 50 that focuses on young tech start-ups. Technology companies under the age of four (established after December 31, 2014) automatically participate in the Rising Star category. These promising companies are assessed by an independent jury on their sales potential, scalability, and innovative power.
The Technology Fast 50 is an annual election of the fifty fastest-growing technology companies in the Netherlands. The selection takes place on the basis of the percentage revenue growth over the past four years (2015 - 2018). Nominees for the Technology Fast 50 were announced on Tuesday 3 September. View the nominees for Rising Star and Fast 50 here.
For more information about the Technology Fast 50 / Rising Star, contact: Anne Innemee (Press Officer), 0620 880 779, firstname.lastname@example.org