AUSTIN, Texas – July 9, 2007 - Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, announced today that it has been named to CMP Media’s CRN 2007 Fast Growth 100 List, a list of the 100 fastest growing solution providers across all specialty areas and business models.
Perficient ranked #31 on CRN’s 2007 Fast Growth 100 List. It is the fifth award of the year for Perficient. Earlier in 2007, Perficient was ranked #6 on Business 2.0’s Fastest-Growing Tech Companies list, #9 on Fortune Small Business’s FSB100 list, #33 on VARBusiness’s Fast Growth 50 and #171 on the VARBusiness 500.
“We’re excited to again be recognized for our growth and performance,” said Jack McDonald, Perficient’s chairman and chief executive. “Providing business-driven technology solutions that meet and exceed client expectations is our core focus and the key driver of our success.”
“As the channel’s vital resource, CRN is solely focused on the Solution Provider community. This list, created by our editorial team, recognizes the Solution Providers that have worked tirelessly to support their customers. We salute them on their superior growth,” said Robert DeMarzo, Editor of CRN. "What makes this list so unique, and compelling, is that it represents such a large cross-section of the channel universe. What's more, this is a dynamic list. While 59 companies that were on CRN's 2006 Fast Growth 100 ranking made the grade again this year, sheer ingenuity and investment savvy propelled 41 new solution providers to growth rates worthy of the final cut."
Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient helps clients gain competitive advantage by using Internet-based technologies to make their businesses more responsive to market opportunities and threats, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners, improve productivity and reduce information technology costs. Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000® index and is traded on the Nasdaq Global Select MarketSM, a market for public companies that meet the highest listing standards in the world. Perficient is an award-winning "Premier Level" IBM business partner, a TeamTIBCO partner, a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, a Documentum Select Services Team Partner and an Oracle-Siebel partner. For more information about Perficient, which employs more than 1,200 professionals, please visit www.perficient.com.
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