ATLANTA, November 18, 2015 — Cardlytics today announced it ranked 25th on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, software, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Cardlytics is a purchase-based data intelligence platform that uses transaction data to make marketing more relevant and measurable.
“The past three years have been an exciting period of growth and evolution for Cardlytics. It is an honor to be recognized by Deloitte as the 25th fastest growing technology company in North America, and the fastest growing company in the Southeast,” said Scott Grimes, CEO and Co-Founder of Cardlytics. “The success we’ve had at the company is due in great part to our team, and highlights the value of using purchase data and analytics to drive smarter marketing.”
The 2015 Technology Fast 500™ honor follows a marquee year for Cardlytics, in which the company secured new partnerships with top financial institutions and global payments leaders, including MasterCard, while also strengthening its offering to marketers with more purchase data and platform analytics.
About Deloitte’s 2015 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies – both public and private – in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2011 to 2014.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
Cardlytics® is a purchase-based data intelligence platform that makes marketing more relevant and measurable. Our patented technology measures and connects trillions in purchases to millions of consumers. We partner with major financial institutions, including Bank of America, Lloyds Banking Group and FIS, to provide Card-Linked Loyalty programs, which deliver savings to customers and revenue to banks, securely and without any personally identifiable information ever leaving the bank. Our view into consumer spending, and purchase-based targeting and measurement, helps thousands of companies in the US and UK connect advertising directly to in-store sales lift. Cardlytics is a private company that has raised more than $170 million from leading hedge and venture funds, private investors, and from a leading global loyalty company, Aimia. Headquartered in Atlanta, Cardlytics also has offices in London, New York, Chicago, and San Francisco. For more information, visit www.cardlytics.com.