Victoria, BC (PRWEB) May 28, 2009 – On May 21st 2009 RevenueWire, the affiliate marketing industry’s fastest growing affiliate network, took home the ViaTec Award for Emerging Technology Company of the Year.
The annual event was held at the Victoria Conference Centre in downtown Victoria, British Columbia’s capital city, located on the Southernmost tip of picturesque Vancouver Island, Canada, and was attended by over 400 professionals in the tech industry.
The award recognizes a company in Greater Victoria that has the greatest potential to demonstrate excellence in innovation and a commitment to the technology community while embracing sound business fundamentals.
The Emerging Company category is reserved for operations that have been in operation for less than three years. Nominated companies were required to provide a one page balance sheet and one page income statement as well as other key indicators requested by judges such as (e.g. number of employees, etc).
RevenueWire’s outstanding success was attributed to its ability to clearly identify a specific niche in the affiliate industry that is underserved, successfully understanding the needs of its clients and doing an outstanding job of delivering services and products to meet those needs.
In the first quarter of 2009 RevenueWire’s affiliate sign-ups? grew by 75% and has experienced a growth rate of 1600% since its inception in 2007. At that time RevenueWire had just four employees. It now has 31 employees and plans for further expansion in 2009. Gross revenue is also growing at a rapid rate even in these challenging economic times.
The announcement of the award was greeted with cheers from the crowd and a brief acceptance speech from RevenueWire CEO Havind Sehmi, who spoke about his staff’s hard work, dedication, and ability to embrace change as key factors in RevenueWire’s rapid rise to success.
“We realize that Affiliates and Merchants have many viable options when it comes to choosing the right network. We appreciate the confidence they have shown in our Company and as we move forward we want to ensure RevenueWire’s continues to be the most reliable, accurate and stable platform available”, said Havind Sehmi.
“Our commitment to the continual development of our e-commerce platform, analytics, and people has allowed RevenueWire to attract quality industry talent to lead our business and e-commerce platform development to industry wide success.”
VIATeC is the conduit that connects people, knowledge and resources to grow a successful technology sector in Greater Victoria.
VIATeC was founded in 1989 to promote and enhance the development of the local advanced technology industry. With only a handful of known technology companies, the ambitious mandate to facilitate the development of Greater Victoria as a global centre of excellence for advanced technology was set.
Since VIATeC’s inception the Greater Victoria tech sector has grown to over 900 known technology companies, employing more than 13,000 people and generating in excess of $1.7 billion in annual revenues. The growth of this sector has outpaced the provincial average making Greater Victoria the second largest tech sector in BC and technology the #1 private industry in Greater Victoria.
VIATeC is intended to be the first place that people contact for information or assistance related to advanced technology in Greater Victoria. VIATeC’s membership, which currently stands at over 300 annually elects VIATeC’s Board of Directors, which in turn provides guidance to the Executive
Founded in 2007, RevenueWire is the new affiliate network of choice for both digital product merchants and affiliate marketers. Our affiliate network and elite e-commerce platform include a range of unique support services and powerful reporting tools paired with access to affiliate-driven traffic and high-demand downloadable software. RevenueWire also offer members also benefit from SafeCart®, RevenueWire’s exclusive, proprietary online shopping cart that allows affiliates to track 100% of their sales.
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