August 19, 2015
Programmatic Platform for Brand Engagement Makes Inc. Magazine's Prestigious List with a Three-Year Growth Rate of 1,068%
NEW YORK -- August 17, 2015 – Inc. Magazine ranked PulsePoint, a leading global programmatic platform for brand engagement, as one of the top 500 companies listed on the 2015 Inc. 5000, the 34th annual ranking of the fastest-growing private companies across the nation.
The exclusive ranking represents the fastest-growing privately held companies in America, across a variety of verticals. PulsePoint joins the ranks amongst a wide array of industry leaders, including The Trade Desk, MediaMath and Integral Ad Science. PulsePoint is ranked #10 in the Advertising and Marketing category in New York City, and in the last three years, has experienced an explosive revenue growth of 1,068%.
“Some of the most successful and innovative companies in the country have topped this list in year’s past, and I am excited for our team and honored to join them today,” said Sloan Gaon, CEO of PulsePoint. “The industry has seen tremendous growth, and as a major programmatic company offering open RTB, programmatic direct and programmatic content marketing, PulsePoint is poised to lead the industry forward with a great team and innovative culture that will lead to continued hyper-growth and great performance for our partners and clients.”
Much of PulsePoint’s growth can be attributed to key strategic initiatives, such as the onboarding of premium supply partners, enhanced inventory quality measures and the launch of a content marketing platform. A steady growth is even further echoed by a new C-Suite with IPO experienced hires and annual revenue expected to exceed $100M.
“The consistent success PulsePoint has experienced in revenue growth is a direct reflection of the team we have built and partners we select” said Darline Jean, COO of PulsePoint. “We’ve strategically positioned ourselves to take on many new ventures, and I’m excited for what’s to come”.
PulsePoint, a global programmatic advertising platform, fuses the science of programmatic targeting, distribution and optimization with the art of brand engagement. The PulsePoint Platform is powered by terabytes of impression-level data, allowing brands to efficiently engage the right audiences at scale while helping publishers increase yield through actionable insights. Investors in the company include Draper Fisher Jurvetson (DFJ), Gotham Ventures, New Atlantic Ventures (NAV), Investor Growth Capital, Updata Partners and VantagePoint Capital Partners. The company is headquartered in New York City with offices in San Francisco and London.
About Inc. 500|5000
The Inc. 500 is an annual list of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the United States, introduced in 1982. The Inc. 5000 is an expansion of the Inc. 500, which ranks the country’s top 5000 fastest-growing private companies and also features a special ranking of the top 10% of the list as the Inc. 500.