, Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN), a provider of real-time intelligent engagement solutions that increase conversions and improve customer experience, today announced it was named among Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in
"We are thrilled to be ranked among Deloitte's fastest growing technology companies in
once again," said CEO and Founder of LivePerson,
. "This recognition is a great validation of our team's passion for innovation and commitment to delivering the best intelligent engagement solutions possible to businesses of all sizes."
LivePerson is a global leader in cloud-based online engagement solutions, creating meaningful, real-time connections with web customers that result in
higher conversion rates
and superior customer experiences across the customer lifecycle. Over 8,500 businesses use LivePerson's sophisticated technology and robust business intelligence to produce compelling and measurable results.
"We are proud to honor the 2012 Technology Fast 500™ companies, and commend them for their outstanding growth," said
, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications (TMT) leader. "These ground-breaking companies have outpaced their competition and are reinventing the way we do business today."
LivePerson's revenue grew 155% during the period between 2007 and 2011, and is ranked 448
in the Fast 500™ list.
LivePerson, Inc. (NASDAQ: LPSN) offers a cloud-based platform that enables businesses to proactively connect in real-time with their customers via chat, voice, and content delivery at the right time, through the right channel, including websites, social media, and mobile devices. This "intelligent engagement" is driven by real-time behavioral analytics, producing connections based on a true understanding of business objectives and customer needs.
More than 8,500 companies rely on LivePerson's platform to increase conversions and improve customer experience, including Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Microsoft, Verizon, Sky,
, PNC, QVC and Orbitz.
LivePerson received the CODiE award for Best Content Management Solution in 2012 and for Best Ecommerce Solution in 2011, and has been named a Company of the Year by Frost and Sullivan in 2011. LivePerson is headquartered in
New York City
with offices in
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About Deloitte's 2012 Technology Fast 500™
Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies – both public and private - in
. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2007 to 2011.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least
or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least
$5 million USD
or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within
SOURCE LivePerson, Inc.