(Cleveland, Ohio, September 23, 2016) Speedeon Data, a leading data solutions provider and database marketing company, will be honored as a Weatherhead 100 winner for the third year in a row at a black tie awards ceremony hosted by the Case Western Reserve University Weatherhead School of Management. An awards ceremony and dinner will take place at the Hilton Downtown Cleveland on Thursday evening, December 1st.
The Weatherhead 100 award was established in 1988 in order to celebrate Northeast Ohio’s spirit of entrepreneurship and to recognize companies that exemplify innovative success in the region. The annual Weatherhead 100 awards ceremony recognizes the region’s 100 fastest-growing companies based on revenue from the past five years.
“Apparently, three’s the charm”, remarks Gerard Daher, Speedeon Data President and CEO, and Weatherhead School of Management alumnus, “It is a thrill to be named a Weatherhead 100 winner for the third year in a row. This award is a reflection of Speedeon Data’s relentless pursuit of data-driven excellence, and our company culture that fosters a sustained commitment to our clients and our employees.”
About Speedeon Data:
Since 2008, Speedeon Data has been enabling leading brands to achieve remarkable success through data-driven insight, impactful customer engagement, and measurable omni-channel marketing deployment. Through its robust data management platform, Speedeon Data enables clients to maximize their return on marketing investment by utilizing the highest quality lifestyle, life stage and customer identity data in the development of custom solutions, including data enhancement, advanced data segmentation and predictive modeling, digital and other direct marketing deployment strategies.
About the Weatherhead School of Management and Weatherhead 100 Award:
The Weatherhead School of Management is respected, locally and globally for research of enduring consequence, and is recognized for attracting and educating managers to design novel solutions to the most complex issues facing business and society. The mission Weatherhead is to develop transformational ideas and outstanding leaders for the advancement of business and society, and to educate leaders who innovate using design practices. Faculty, students and alumni contribute to its innovative endeavors, and create sustainable value through intrapreneurship, entrepreneurship, and social entrepreneurship. The 2014 Weatherhead 100 award is based on percentage revenue growth over a five-year period (2009-2013). Additionally, they had to be Northeast Ohio based, and not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31 of the last year measured. Revenue in the initial year must have been at least $100,000, and revenue in the most recent year must have been at least $1 million.