AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- eRelevance Corp., a leading tech-powered marketing automation service provider for SMBs, today announced that the company has received the Red Herring Top 100 Global award. The award was presented to CEO and Co-Founder Bob Fabbio at the 2016 Red Herring Global event, where he led the keynote roundtable on Managing Growth and Lessons Learned. "We are honored Red Herring has recognized our innovative technology-enabled marketing automation service for revolutionizing the way small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) market to their customers," Fabbio said. "We have created an innovative solution to a multi-billion-dollar industry that is ripe for disruption." Red Herring's Top 100 Global Award recognizes the leading private companies from North America, Europe and Asia, celebrating these startups' innovations and technologies across their respective industries. The list has become a mark of distinction for identifying promising companies and entrepreneurs. Red Herring editors were among the first to recognize that companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype, Salesforce.com, YouTube, and eBay would change the way we live and work. "Choosing the companies with the strongest potential was by no means a small feat," said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. "After rigorous contemplation and discussion, we narrowed our list down from hundreds of candidates from across the globe to the Top 100 Winners. We believe eRelevance Corp. embodies the vision, drive and innovation that define a successful entrepreneurial venture. eRelevance should be proud of its accomplishment." Red Herring's editorial staff evaluated the companies on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, management quality, strategy and market penetration. This assessment of potential is complemented by a review of the track records and standing of startups relative to their peers, allowing Red Herring to see past the "buzz" and make the list a valuable instrument of discovery and advocacy for the most promising new business models from around the world. About Red HerringRed Herring is a global media company that unites the world's best high-technology innovators, venture investors and business decision-makers in a variety of forums, including print, online and exclusive events worldwide. It provides an insider's access to the global innovation economy, identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs. Its Red Herring 100 awards have recognized more than 5,000 companies in their early stages, including Baidu, Google, eBay and Skype. About eRelevance Corporation eRelevance's marketing automation service is an innovative approach to helping SMBs generate revenue from customers. Its expert marketing, done by marketing experts, is faster, cheaper and more effective. Unlike traditional marketing consultants, eRelevance marries next-generation technology and experts, at an attractive price. There are no marketing tools to learn or use, nor expensive consulting fees. eRelevance's marketing service generates, on average, 16x the ROI potential per month for its customers.