Tanner Research Named One of Los Angeles'
Fastest Growing Technology
Companies in Deloitte & Touche "Fast 50" Program
2001 Makes Fourth Year in a Row of Recognition for Company
For Release after 8-10-01
Calif., August 10, 2001 - Tanner Research has been named to
Deloitte & Touche's prestigious "2001 Los Angeles
Technology Fast 50" program, a ranking of the 50 fastest-growing
technology companies in the area. Rankings are based on the
percentage of growth in revenues from 1996 - 2000 (five-year
Tanner Research, Inc.'s, Founder and CEO John Tanner credits
great people and great technology with the company's 100 percent
revenue growth over the past five years. He said, "Our
superb team has been able to advance our existing products
and increase their revenues while developing new products
and services for new high-tech markets. Being in the Fast
50 four years in a row acknowledges the extraordinary talent
and effort of our team."
"To attain a listing on the Fast 50
is no easy feat, and we at Deloitte & Touche congratulate
Tanner Research for attaining this honor," said Gary
Dickey, partner, Technology and Communications Group, Deloitte
To qualify for the Fast 50, companies must have had operating
revenues of at least $50,000 in 1996 and $1,000,000 in 2000,
must be public or private companies headquartered in the Los
Angeles, Santa Barbara, Ventura, Riverside, or San Bernardino
counties; and be "technology companies" defined
as companies that produce technology, manufacture a technology
product, are technologically intensive and/or use technology
in problem-solving, or devote a high percentage of effort
to research and development of technology.
Winners of the 21 regional Fast 50 programs
in the United States are automatically entered in the Deloitte
& Touche Technology Fast 500 program, which ranks North
America's top 500 fastest growing technology companies. For
more information on the Deloitte and Touche Fast 50 or Fast
500 programs, visit www.fast500.com.
About Tanner Research, Inc.
Tanner Research, Inc., founded in 1988, is a leader in various
facets of microelectronic design. The company has provided
innovative electronic design automation software solutions
to over 12,000 engineers worldwide. To streamline the design
process, Tanner Research also provides training and consulting
services for its customers. The areas of consulting expertise
include integrated circuit and micro-electro-mechanical systems
design. The advanced research and development arm of Tanner
Research is focused on applications that promise to deliver
unprecedented capabilities, including image processing, speech
recognition, laser interferometry, and optical communication.
More information about the company, its products, and services
can be found at www.tanner.com.
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