PROVO, Utah – July 2, 2013 – XANT, the leading provider of sales acceleration and predictive analytics technologies for inside sales and marketing professionals, today announced it has been selected from among thousands of domestic and international technology companies as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. After a rigorous three-month selection process, XANT was selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team, notable funding partners, and industry experts spanning the globe for its innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz. In its 11th anniversary of marking milestones in innovation and disruptors in the technology sector, funding partners that helped in the selection process from last year included Walden Venture Capital, Flybridge Venture Capital, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, Sequoia Capital, Accel Partners, SingTel, Sierra Ventures, Norwest Venture Partners, FirstMark Capital, Battery Ventures, Morgan Stanley, IBM, Greycroft Partners, Venrock, Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, Menlo Ventures, Canaan Partners, KPMG, Bridge Bank, Fenwick & West, and Silicon Valley Bank. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. “Coupled with bleeding-edge consumer adoption of the latest and most powerful media applications, the companies on this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 represent the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace,” said Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. XANT is leading a revolutionary new approach to sales that is shifting from traditional field sales to a collaborative high-tech model that can be accomplished from anywhere with its PowerDialer technology. “Companies like Google, LinkedIn and IBM are all hiring reps specifically for inside sales. Technology has changed the game and enabled them to do more from anywhere. We have applied technology and science to create an even greater increase in the productivity of sales reps and will continue making innovations that will further influence the industry,” said Dave Elkington, CEO and founder of XANT. XANT and the AlwaysOn Global 250 companies will be honored at AlwaysOn’s 11th annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23th, 2013. A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website: https://aonetwork.com/Announcing-the-2013-AlwaysOn-Global-250-Top-Private-Companies/ To see a demo of the XANT power dialer technology, immediate response, and lead management software, or to speak to a sales rep, call (877) 200-5698.
About XANT, Inc.
XANT is most recently noted for conceiving and executing the landmark Inside Sales Virtual Summit, the largest online sales trade show of its kind ever held, with 62 landmark speakers like Jeffrey Gitomer, Guy Kawasaki, Josh James, Mike Bosworth, Matt Dixon, and Jill Konrath. Their PowerDialer for Salesforce 5.0 has been one of the most popular applications on the salesforce.com AppExchange for over five years. The company was named Service Provider of the Year 2013 by the American Association of Inside Sales Professionals (AA-ISP). To try the technology with your sales team, visit: XANT.
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