ALTIERRE SELECTED BY ALWAYSON AS ONE OF THE ALWAYSON GLOBAL TOP 250 COMPANIES TO WATCH
San Jose, Calif., July 13, 2012 — Altierre Corp., a provider of ultra low power wireless technology that enables e-signage and dynamic pricing solutions for retailers, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. Altierre was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.
Altierre and the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch will be honored at AlwaysOn’s tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23rd, 2012.
“With a quickly maturing mobile and on-demand market, opportunities for technology innovation are opening up almost faster than entrepreneurs can respond. Application developers are now bringing their disruptive skills to the corporate and enterprise world, giving scope and purpose to users in the business world. Coupled with a massive smartphone and tablet adoption, the opportunities for this year’s up-and-comers are unlimited,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “This explosive market is being driven in large part by the companies that made this year’s AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch list. We congratulate the AlwaysOn Global 250 Companies to Watch, companies that our editors believe represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace.”
The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2012 list.
“We are very excited to be recognized by AlwaysOn as one of the leading emerging technology innovators to watch in Silicon Valley,” said Altierre Chairman and CEO Sunit Saxena. “With over 1,000 stores already installed and running Altierre’s proprietary e-signage solutions and wireless infrastructure around the world, we are transforming the intensive management of “Big Data” into an easily manageable process including price changes, promotions, temperature tracking alerts, out of stock sensing and alerting.”
About Altierre Corp.
Altierre Corp. is a leading provider of ultra low power wireless solutions for retailers. Altierre’s unique wireless technology is a turnkey platform that allows for hundreds of thousands of multi-year battery life wireless devices to communicate in large retail stores, creating numerous touch points with consumers, products and store associates, thus enabling an array of innovative applications. The new era of RF-based applications developed by Altierre offers retail chains unparalleled benefits, from realizing billions of dollars in cost savings and revenue opportunities to enhancing productivity, merchandising and the consumer shopping experience. Incorporated in 2003, Altierre is headquartered in San Jose, Calif. For more information, please visit www.altierre.com.
AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand networking the Global Silicon Valley. AlwaysOn helped ignite the social media revolution in early 2003 when it launched the AlwaysOn network. In 2004, it became the first media brand to socially network its online readers and event attendees. AlwaysOn’s preeminent executive event series includes the Silicon Valley Innovation Summit, OnMedia, OnHollywood, IMPACT Venture Summit Mid-Atlantic, Venture Summit East, OnDemand, Venture Summit Silicon Valley, OnMobile, and GoingGreen Silicon Valley. The AlwaysOn network and live event series continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, and advertisers like no other media brand.