Phunware Selected by AlwaysOn as an OnCloud Top 100 Winner
Recognized for Creating New Opportunities in Mobile Technology with Multiscreen Platform
Austin, TX (PRWEB) [February 11, 2015] – Phunware, the pioneer of Multiscreen as a Service (MaaS), the first fully integrated customer engagement platform that enables brands to engage, manage and monetize their anytime anywhere users worldwide, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the OnCloud Top 100 winners. Inclusion in the OnCloud 100 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Phunware was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value and media buzz.
Phunware and the OnCloud Top 100 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn’s OnCloud event on February 26, 2015, at the College of San Mateo in Palo Alto, CA. This exclusive event gathers the Global Silicon Valley’s brightest minds at OnCloud for a lively exchange on the top trends and most lucrative entrepreneurial opportunities in business-to-business applications, cloud infrastructure and security.
“The OnCloud Top 100 represents the best-of-breed of private companies in business-to-business applications, management tools, security and infrastructure sectors,” explained AlwaysOn founder and editor, Tony Perkins. “Given the amount of growth and investment pouring into the cloud—by both emerging and Fortune 1000 companies, the OnCloud Top 100 Private companies are well positioned to be the fastest growing and most highly valued new companies on the planet.
The OnCloud 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2015 list.
“We are so proud to be part of the OnCloud 100,” commented Alan S. Knitowski, Co-Founder, Chairman and CEO of Phunware. “Phunware’s goal is to be able to touch every person and every connected device on the planet, something that’s only possible with a mobile-first, native-first and fully integrated approach. To be honored in this way by OnCloud reinforces that our disruptive vision is exactly where technology is heading.”
For more information about Phunware, current and upcoming products and solutions and case studies from Phunware’s impressive list of global customers, please visit www.phunware.com.
Phunware is the pioneer of Multiscreen as a Service (MaaS), the first fully integrated customer engagement platform that enables brands to engage, manage and monetize their anytime anywhere users worldwide. Phunware, The Software of Things™, has introduced category-defining experiences that challenge the outer limits of the most advanced connected devices for the world’s most respected brands and develops next-generation products and solutions that transform how the world interacts with and uses these connected devices.
Phunware has a 5-year percentage growth of 17,716% and is a back-to-back Top 100 award winner on both the Inc. 500 list of America’s Fastest Growing Companies and the Forbes list of America’s Most Promising Companies. Phunware is also currently ranked # 4 on the 2014 Deloitte Technology Fast 500. For more information about how Phunware provides Everything You Need to Succeed on Mobile™, please visit www.phunware.com and follow us on Twitter @phunware.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. Founded by Red Herring founding editor, Tony Perkins in 2003, AlwaysOn’s mission is to continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.