Starhome is Selected as Finalist for the Red Herring
2011 Top 100 Global Award
The award is a prestigious recognition honoring the year’s most audacious and far-reaching private technology companies and entrepreneurs from across the globe.
Zurich, Switzerland, November 23, 2011 – Starhome®, the leading provider and acknowledged driving force of roaming services for mobile network operators, has today announced that it has been named a finalist in the Red Herring 2011 Top 100 Global Award.
Eitan Achlow, CEO at Starhome commented: “We are delighted that Starhome has again been selected as a Global Red Herring 100 finalist. With over 1000 influential companies vying for this award from all corners of industry, competition is tough. Starhome is a very dynamic and motivated company, and we will not rest on our laurels. We invest heavily in R&D to develop new innovative products and solutions to serve the roaming industry.” Mr. Achlow continued: “Our goal is to identify new market trends and follow through with new offerings aimed at keeping our customers one step ahead.”
Red Herring’s list of top private companies is an important part of the publication’s tradition of identifying new and innovative technology companies and entrepreneurs.
“Technology companies are becoming the bright spot in the economic outlook based on their increasing role within macro-economic environments,” stated Alex Vieux, Chairman of Red Herring. “2011 has confirmed the sector’s vibrant activity and its resilience to widespread economic problems. An unprecedented number of entrepreneurs are attempting to jump ahead of the competition and aspire to make a difference. Breakthroughs obsolete each other faster than ever before. Starhome has performed exceptionally in its field and strongly deserves to be singled out as one of the Red Herring Global Finalists. At this stage, we are left with the daunting task to select the best qualified companies for the 2011 Top 100 Global Award.”
Finalists for the Red Herring 2011 Top 100 Global Award are selected based upon their technological innovation, management strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition, and financial health. During the several months leading up to the announcement, thousands of companies in the telecommunications, security, Web 2.0, software, hardware, biotech, mobile and other industries completed their submissions to qualify for the award.
Starhome is a field proven leader in roaming whose cumulative knowledge and expertise has made it the roaming partner of choice for mobile operators. Since its establishment in 1999, Starhome manages and monitors more than 900 roaming solutions for over 200 mobile operators in 130 countries worldwide.
Starhome’s solutions address all key roaming requirements and specifically target three distinct areas of activity at the mobile operator. For Retail, Starhome offers seamless solutions to stimulate and increase roaming traffic and usability. For Wholesale, our powerful solutions enable teams to meet their wholesale targets and IOT discount agreements. For Operations, our mission-critical solutions optimize network efficiency and reduce cost of ownership.
About Red Herring
Red Herring is a global media company which unites the world’s best high technology innovators, venture investors and business decision makers in a variety of forums: a leading innovation magazine, an online daily technology news service, technology newsletters and major events for technology leaders around the globe. Red Herring provides an insider’s access to the global innovation economy, featuring unparalleled insights on the emerging technologies driving the economy. More information about Red Herring is available on the Internet at www.redherring.com.
Lori Lichtblau Amy Kenigsberg
Marcom & Public Relations Manager K2 Global Communications
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