PROVO, Utah, Jul 20, 2012 – XANT, Inc., the leading provider of cloud-based sales automation technologies designed for high velocity inside sales operations, today announced it has been selected by AlwaysOn as one of the top Global 250 innovator companies to watch in 2012.
Winners were selected based on five key criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz. XANT was recognized as a “disruptor” within its market segment, cloud-based sales automation technologies. Winners will be honored at the AlwaysOn’s 10th Annual Innovation Summit in Mountain View, CA., on July 23, 2012. This two-day executive gathering identifies the most promising entrepreneurial opportunities and investments in the global tech industry.
“On-demand and mobile application developers are now bringing their disruptive skills to the corporate and enterprise world”, said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “This explosive trend is being driven in large part by the companies that made this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 list, companies that our editors believe represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace.”
AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand. For a complete list of the 2012 AlwaysOn Global 250 winners, visit https://www.aonetwork.com/AOStory/Announcing-2012-AlwaysOn-Global-250-Top-Private-Companies.
Formed in 2004, XANT delivers a high velocity sales accelerator platform enabling inside sales representatives to respond to Internet generated leads in five minutes or less. The need for this rapid response was identified in research original conducted by XANT, in conjunction with Dr. James Oldroyd, that has since been updated and mentioned in HBR, Inc., and Forbes. The PowerDialer platform, designed for business-to-business and high-end business-to-consumer sales environments, has been the most popular dialer app on the salesforce.com AppExchange for over four years. XANT enterprise customers include BMC Software, Cisco, Dell, Gannett, Marketo, McKesson and Seagate. To learn more, visit www.www.xant.ai.