Provo, Utah – July 13, 2009 – XANT, Inc. has been selected as a winner in the Utah Valley Entrepreneurial Forum (UVEF) annual Top 25 Under 5 Awards that spotlight the outstanding Utah entrepreneurs and start-up companies under five years old. XANT moved up from 11th place last year to 8th place overall this year.
XANT is the leader in on-demand phone dialer software that increases sales productivity for remote sales professionals. XANT is especially applicable for B2B companies like high tech firms and business services, as well as larger ticket B2C industries like online insurance, online education, mortgage refinance, and debt consolidation.
Lieutenant Governor Gary R. Herbert praised the winners during his keynote address at the event. This is UVEF’s 10th Top 25 Under 5 competition highlighting the development of more than 200 companies, including Utah success stories like Agel Enterprises, Omniture, and Xango.
“We are grateful, as always, for recognition for our great team and the continued growth of our platform,” says Dave Elkington, CEO. “And the fact that this growth is accelerating during a down economy is an added assurance of profitable impact for our customer base.”
XANT has grown both profitably and organically while maintaining a record-breaking pace. It has patent-pending technology and strong market positioning due to internet growth trends and a strong on-demand software model. Recent research conducted by SKKU, MIT, and in collaboration with infoUSA shows 800,000 jobs in the inside sales industry by 2012 while traditional outside sales growth is stagnant.
XANT was the first online lead management CRM with built-in phone dialer technology and the pioneer of Lead Response Management solutions that gained prominence with the recent research from MIT on response to Web generated leads. Tools include award-winning Web form callback technology, autodialer, power dialer, inbound call routing systems, voice broadcasting, and lead nurturing solutions. XANT partners through the Salesforce AppExchange, to providing integrated dialer solutions to their customers. Visit https://www.XANT.