AUSTIN, Texas — October 17, 2007 - Perficient, Inc. (NASDAQ: PRFT), a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and other large enterprise customers throughout North America, today announced that it has been ranked #20 on the Deloitte & Touche 2007 Technology Fast 50 List for Texas, a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing technology companies in Texas. It is the fifth consecutive year that Perficient has been named to the list.
Perficient's chairman and chief executive, Jack McDonald, credits the company’s rapid growth to Perficient’s talented global workforce and disciplined execution.
“It is an honor to be recognized again by Deloitte & Touche for our solid and steady revenue growth,” said McDonald. “It is both a testament to the leading position Perficient holds in the information technology consulting industry and recognition of the tremendous effort put forth daily by our world-class business and technology consulting team.”
"Sustaining high revenue growth over five years is an exceptional accomplishment," said Skip Moore, Deloitte & Touche LLP, Managing Partner, Technology, Media & Telecommunications. "We commend Perficient for making the commitment to technology and delivering on the promise of market longevity. We are proud to honor Perficient on Deloitte's Technology Fast 50."
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Perficient is a leading information technology consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. Perficient’s 1,400 professionals serve clients from a network of 18 offices in North America and two offshore development centers, including a CMMI Level 4 certified global development center in China. Perficient helps clients use Internet-based technologies to improve productivity and competitiveness, strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners and reduce information technology costs. Perficient, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market(SM), is a member of the Russell 2000® index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index. 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, please visit www.perficient.com.
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