DALLAS — DECEMBER 20, 2012 -- projekt202, a design-led technology services firm, announced today that they were the recipient of the Dallas 100™ Award presented by Southern Methodist University’s Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship. The company achieved an outstanding average growth rate of 229% over the past three years. As a result, projekt202 was named the thirteenth fastest growing privately held company in Dallas for 2012.
“The key to our extraordinary growth has been our commitment to user-centered technology innovation and disruption,” said Keith Jacobs, CEO of projekt202. “Our key differentiator is our ability to help companies bring innovation to their product and service lines and team with them to take those offerings and innovations to market. Our unique blend of design research with user-centered design, development, and online marketing services enables us to deliver on that promise. It has been really great to see that validated by our customers.”
According to forecasts released by Cisco, there will be over 10 billion mobile-connected devices by 2016, with the average smartphone generating 2.6 GB of traffic per month, up from the 2011 average of 150 MB per month. As a result, businesses and consumers are becoming more connected than ever. With this increased connectivity, it becomes critical for a company’s digital presence to be responsive to how their customers and users connect to the company’s information. projekt202 is well-positioned to help companies in this regard whether the device is a desktop computer, a tablet, a smartphone, or an embedded system.
“It’s imperative that companies think about all of the different ways that their customers access information about a company’s products and services,” explained Peter Eckert, Chief Experience Officer of projekt202. “Real-time, context-driven responsive user experiences are now a real possibility. Our goal is to help companies move quickly in that direction.”
The Dallas 100™ Awards is an annual event that identifies and honors the 100 fastest growing, privately held companies in the Dallas area with at least three-year of sales history with continuous, exponential growth.
projekt202 is the world leader in applying strategic design research to spark innovation. The company is actively changing the way people interact with technology around the globe. Recognized by Gartner as an innovative and impactful vendor in application development, projekt202 creates emotionally rich and intuitive solutions that enable customers and end-users to access the full–potential of technology in our connected world.
projekt202 helps to create and bring to market compelling experiences through design research, interaction and visual design, application development, and digital marketing. Clients include Samsung, Charles Schwab, Expedia, NFL, PayPal, Pier1 imports, and more. For more information, visit www.projekt202.com or find us on Twitter, @projekt202.