Clinical Informatics News
Best Practices Award
Research Resonance® Network won the Clinical Informatics News “Best Practices Award,” which was presented to Forte at the Summit for Clinical Ops Executives (SCOPE) on February 6, 2014. The award recognizes outstanding examples of applied strategic innovation (including partnerships, deployments, and collaboration) that improve the clinical trial process.
Developed by Forte, Research Resonance® Network is a collaborative community of research sites who are committed to the pursuit of excellence in clinical research operations. Membership is free, open to all academic research organizations, and provides access to a suite of tools for tracking and evaluating site performance.
Ranked No. 2174 on the Seventh Annual Exclusive List
Forte Research Systems, Inc., was ranked No. 2174 in Inc. magazine’s 2013 annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This is the fourth straight year achieving this distinction.
“We are excited to be recognized for the fourth year in a row. It confirms that our commitment to delivering excellent products and services to our customers is of paramount importance and is the main driver to our success,” said Srini Kalluri, President, CEO, and Chief Customer Officer at Forte Research Systems.
Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™
Ranked No. 303
Forte Research Systems ranked no. 303 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. The company achieved this ranking with a four-year growth rate of 251 percent.
Srini Kalluri, Forte’s founder, president, CEO and chief customer officer acknowledged the honor, saying, “It’s at times like these when we’re reminded how fortunate we are to be in the field that we are, helping to streamline clinical research operations so that advancements in medicine can be developed faster. Our success is a direct result of an outstanding customer-focused team and a phenomenal group of customers that support our continued growth.”
Second Emerging Company Showcase
Six Wisconsin biotechnology companies have been selected the winners of BioForward’s second Emerging Company Showcase. The showcase is part of the Biotechnology Vision Summit 2010, being held on Wednesday, August 25, at the Madison Marriott West in Madison, Wis. and hosted by BioForward, the member-driven state association that is the voice of Wisconsin’s biotechnology industry. The Emerging Company Showcase is sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Office of Corporate Relations and Tomotherapy.
Dane County Small Business Awards
Forte Research Systems, Inc. (then PercipEnz Technologies, Inc.) was among ten companies recognized with the 2010 Dane County Small Business Awards (DCSBA) at the 28th annual ceremony on June 18th in Madison, Wisconsin. The DCSBA celebrates small businesses and the contributions they make to the region’s communities and economy. The award is given to the business, including all of the employees, not just the owners.
Criteria for the award call for businesses who are viable and successful, have been in business for at least three years, maintain a responsible and rewarding workplace environment, and give back to the Dane County community through volunteerism, contributions, or in-kind services.
Wisconsin Company to Watch
Forte Research Systems, Inc. (then PercipEnz Technologies, Inc.) was recognized as one of the thirty 2010 “Wisconsin Companies to Watch,” an awards program presented by the Wisconsin Entrepreneurs’ Network (WEN) with support from the Wisconsin Department of Commerce and the Division of Entrepreneurship and Economic Development (DEED) at the University of Wisconsin-Extension in association with the Edward Lowe Foundation.
Companies making it to the Wisconsin Companies to Watch list are a remarkable group of second-stage companies. Defined as having 6 to 99 full-time-equivalent employees and generating $750,000 to $50 million in annual revenue or working capital from investors or grants, these companies form the back-bone of Wisconsin’s economy. Representing all regions of the state and a diverse range of industries, companies like Forte Research Systems are known for their exceptional entrepreneurial leadership, creation of innovation or use of innovation in creative ways, and their sustainable competitive advantage.