AUSTIN, Texas (September 5, 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 is ranked #15 on Fortune magazine’s 2007 100 Fastest-Growing Companies list, a list of the 100 fastest-growing public companies in the country.
“We’re honored to be recognized among the very fastest growing companies in the country by Fortune magazine,” said Jack McDonald, Perficient’s chairman and chief executive officer. “We’re particularly pleased to be the highest-ranking IT consulting firm on the list.”
The full list can be found online at: http://money.cnn.com/magazines/fortune/fortunefastestgrowing/2007/full_list/index.html
For details on how the list was compiled, please visit: http://money.cnn.com/.element/ssi/sections/mag/fortune/fortunefastestgrowing/2007/how.popup.html
In addition to the Fortune 100 Fastest-Growers List, Perficient has been ranked on several high-growth lists this year including the Business 2.0 2007 Fastest-Growing Technology Companies list, the Fortune Small Business FSB100 list, the CRN Fast Growth 100 List and the VARBusiness Fast 50 list.
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, traded on the Nasdaq Global Select MarketSM, 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 about Perficient, which employs more than 1,200 professionals, please visit www.perficient.com.
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