Lead411 recognized mobeam as one of the fastest growing technology companies in San Francisco
SAN FRANCISCO – MobilityWire® – February 29, 2012
Mobeam inc. (www.mobeam.com) announced today the company has been named one of the ‘Hottest Companies in San Francisco’ for 2012 by business research firm, Lead411.
To determine winners of this award, Lead411 judges scoured through hundreds of press releases and business articles from more than 2600 companies to develop this year’s “Hot List.” Lead411 selects the private companies most likely to succeed in the software, wireless, hardware, internet or media industries based on their revenue and/or funding.
“Being recognized by Lead411 as one of the fastest growing technology companies in San Francisco is validation that the mobeam team is making great strides in bringing our innovative light based communications (LBC) technology to market,” said Chris Sellers, CEO of mobeam.
Mobeam’s patented technology overcomes the technical barrier preventing mobile phones from interacting with the laser scanners used at retail locations around the world. Mobeam recently completed a multimillion dollar funding round, and will be using the funds to establish mobeam’s technology as a new industry standard allowing mobile phones to interact with point of sale (POS) technology, as well as to accelerate business development efforts with major consumer and retail brands worldwide.
The entire ‘Hottest Companies in San Francisco’ list including more details about the award and winners can be found at http://www.lead411.com/awards/2012/san-francisco.html.
Lead411 provides information, news, and research about U.S. companies and their executives. Founded in 2001, its goal has been to focus on quality corporate data that is valid and useful rather than producing as many company records as possible. In addition, Lead411 tracks company news in order to alert its customers about venture financing, new hires, hiring plans, etc. Customers include Gartner, Administaff and ADP.
Mobeam, inc. is transforming mobile commerce with its unique and patented light based communications technology. Overcoming the technical barrier preventing mobile phones from interacting with laser scanners at checkout, mobeam’s technology provides universal access at point of sale (POS), enabling the transmission of coupons, gift cards, tickets and other barcode data at retailers worldwide. Mobeam’s technology powers new capabilities for existing mobile phone designs, and requires no changes to retailer POS infrastructure. Mobeam is headquartered in San Francisco, California. For more information visit www.mobeam.com.
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