SAN MATEO, Calif., Nov. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Apttus, the category-defining Quote-to-Cash solution provider, today announced its inclusion 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. This is the third consecutive year that Apttus has been honored by Deloitte's esteemed listing.
Apttus' Chief Executive Officer, Kirk Krappe, credits its strong customer relationships, continued leadership of the Quote-to-Cash industry, and ongoing commitment to innovation with the company's growth. "As Quote-to-Cash has grown from a concept to a pillar of modern business, Apttus has been proud to lead the way. We look forward to the continued growth of our organization, industry, and success of our customers." "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." Apttus previously ranked as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner in 2015 and 2016.