MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 20 ZONARE Medical Systems, a leading developer of premium ultrasound systems, announced it has been ranked the third fastest growing company in Silicon Valley by the Silicon Valley/San Jose Business Journal. Honoring the 70 fastest growing companies in the Silicon Valley and San Jose area, the annual FastPrivate Awards rank privately held companies in the Silicon Valley and San Jose based on their revenues and percentage of growth over a two-year period from 2006-2008. Ranking third with a growth of 688 percent, the list marks the second straight year the Company has been ranked in the Top 3. ZONARE Medical Systems was ranked first in 2008 with a 2,019 percent revenue growth increase.
The Company also announced that it received a user loyalty rating of 100 percent in the recent KLAS Top 20: Year-End Report. All ZONARE customers interviewed for the ultrasound market report indicated that they would purchase a z.one ultrasound system again.
"We are very proud to have been ranked at the top of the Silicon Valley's list for two years in a row. It is a strong testament to ZONARE's commitment to providing customer-driven, premium ultrasound systems at an attractive price point focusing on life cycle costs and an upgrade path which keeps our customers at state of the art performance now and in the future," said Don Southard, president and CEO, ZONARE Medical Systems. "To be simultaneously recognized for outstanding customer satisfaction and loyalty is extremely gratifying and we will continue to work hard to maintain that trust among our users."
Zone Sonography technology has enabled ZONARE Medical Systems to bring its unique, patented Convertible Ultrasound platform to the industry providing premium image quality and performance together with greater portability at an attractive price to value ratio compared to conventional ultrasound systems. Clinicians are able to convert the z.one system, at the touch of a button, from a full-featured, cart-based system into a premium compact ultrasound system, optimizing its versatility in a variety of clinical settings, without sacrificing image quality or performance.
About ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc.
ZONARE Medical Systems, Inc., based in Mountain View, Calif., develops, manufactures and commercializes premium ultrasound systems that combine its proprietary technology with an innovative physical design. Zone Sonography technology, ZONARE's unique patented approach to ultrasound imaging, is focused on bringing premium image quality, performance and features to a wide range of clinical settings. Additional information can be found at www.zonare.com.
Zone Sonography is a trademark of ZONARE Medical Systems
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