LOS ANGELES, Nov. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- MediaAlpha today announced it ranked 169 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. MediaAlpha grew 504% during a three-year period. This is the second year in a row that MediaAlpha has been recognized as a Deloitte Technology Fast 500™ award winner.
"MediaAlpha continues to challenge the status quo through technology-driven innovations that empower buyers and sellers of vertical search media to transact transparently and efficiently," said Steve Yi, MediaAlpha Co-Founder and CEO. "Our growth reflects our deep commitment to create solutions that help our partners succeed and keep them one step ahead. We are honored to be recognized by this award for the second year in a row." "Today, when every organization can be a tech company, the most effective businesses not only foster the courage to explore change, but also encourage creativity in using and applying existing assets in new ways, as resourcefully as possible," said Sandra Shirai, principal, Deloitte Consulting LLP and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications industry leader. "This ingenious approach to innovation calls for the encouragement of curiosity and collaboration both within and outside the office walls." "This year's Fast 500 winners showcase that when organizations are open to diverse perspectives and insights, they are able to create an environment for their employees and customers to see the possibilities and ingenious solutions that might lie ahead," added Jim Atwell, national managing partner of the emerging growth company practice, Deloitte & Touche LLP. "Entrepreneurial environments foster change and innovation within businesses, and we look forward to watching these companies continue to drive change across all sectors."