Barcelona, October 15, 2013 –Scytl, the worldwide leader in secure online voting and election modernization, has been awarded the Longhorns 2013 Bully Award (in the poste series A firms in growth stage) by White Bull for its excellence in innovation and growth potential.
Judged by a panel of renowned industry analysts, journalists, academics, and experts, the selection is based on a standardized analysis, designed in conjunction with top business schools in Europe and abroad and includes firms that have demonstrated excellence in innovation and growth potential.
“The Longhorns Bully Award is a source of great pride for Scytl and clearly shows our dedication to a business and product R&D strategy that clearly aligns with the market and client needs,” says Pere Valles, CEO at Scytl.
The granting of the awards is done by judges of the caliber of San Francisco Chronicle’s David Einstein, USA Today Tech Columnist Mark Veverka, Google’s Yves Cornaz, GigaOM’s David Meyer, Red Herring’s former Editor in Chief Joel Dreyfuss, R Merger Markets (Financial Times Group), Rupert Cock, BBC/CNN Analyst, Ralph Silva, to name a few.
“The 2013 Bully Award winners were selected for innovation and excellence, and represent Europe’s elite TMT companies. They are leaders in their field, with meaningful business propositions and market strategies, driven by a rich understanding of customer needs and technological solutions,” stated Farley Duvall, Chairman and founder of White Bull Summits. “The competition was incredibly strong this year and is a clear indication of the strength of European innovation.”
The criteria for final selection includes insight to the company´s market potential, competitive landscape, business model and revenue, execution of key milestones, customer base growth and management team and structure to drive company forward.
“This result is very well deserved. I’m sure that Scytl will be a great Spanish success story with a truly international business,” concludes Rupert Cocke, Spanish Bureau Chief for Mergermarket.
Scytl is the global leader in secure election management and electronic voting solutions. Specializing in election modernization technologies, Scytl offers the first end-to-end election management and voting platform, providing the highest security and transparency standards currently available. Scytl has capitalized on its more than 18 years of research to develop election-specific cryptographic security technology protected by more than 40 international patents and patent applications, positioning Scytl as the company with the largest patent portfolio of the industry. Scytl’s solutions have been successfully used in more than 30 countries throughout the world over the last 10 years, including Canada, the United States, Mexico, Ecuador, France, Norway, Switzerland, Bosnia-Herzegovina, the UAE, India and Australia. Scytl is headquartered in Barcelona, Spain with strategic offices in Canada, the United States, Peru and Greece as well as field offices in the UK, Ukraine, Australia, Malaysia, India and Brazil. www.scytl.com
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