Checkr Named To The Forbes Cloud 100
Below is an article originally written by PowerToFly Partner Checkr, and published on September 13, 2018. Go to Checkr's page on PowerToFly to see their open positions and learn more.
We're excited to share that Checkr has been named to the Forbes Cloud 100 list as one of the top privately held companies. The Cloud 100 profiles market-leading companies who represent the cloud technology leaders of today and tomorrow and is published by Forbes, in partnership with Bessemer Venture Partners and Salesforce Ventures.
Our inclusion to the Cloud 100 is a validation of all of the innovative work we've done in the past year — from rolling out new products like Continuous Check and mission-driven initiatives like Better Future to announcing our Series C and furthering our commitment to diversity and equity. We're honored to be recognized for our growth and are thrilled to be among some of the most inventive and exciting companies in the world.
Forbes compiles the Cloud 100 each year to highlight the private companies leading the cloud technology revolution. Companies on the Cloud 100 are considered and evaluated on a set of four key factors, including estimated valuation, operating metrics, people and culture, and market leadership. You can find the full list of companies included in the Forbes Cloud 100 here.
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