28.10.09

Deloitte Fast 50 honours AV companies

AUTHOR: Inavate

Coolux and Onelan were revealed as two of the fastest growing technology companies in their respective regions according to Deloitte’s international Fast 50 award programmes. The consultancy firm ranks technology companies, according to percentage growth over the past five years, and honours the top 50 of each region in yearly ceremonies.

The German rankings saw coolux, the manufacturer of media and show control tool - Pandoras Box media server, enter at 42, boasting a five year growth rate of 289 per cent.

Jan Hüwel, CEO and founder of coolux, said: “We are now reaping the benefits of our sticking to triple A quality standards, no matter what the economic situation. Pushing our ability to come up with innovative new ideas to the utmost limit and beyond has always been one of our main goals. More than 1500 licences sold since the inception of our company is a number that speaks for itself.“

Novaled, a German OLED manufacturer, entered the list at 31, underlining the rapidly growing importance of the light emitting technology.

In the UK the audiovisual market was represented once again in form of Onelan. The digital signage specialist was ranked at 40 with a five year growth rate of 795 per cent.

France’s Fast 50 will be announced on November 18 while a list of the top 500 technology companies across Europe, the Middle East and Africa will be revealed on November 24 at an award ceremony held at Chelsea Football Club, London.