Two Minnesota Tech Companies Named Forbes ‘Most Promising’ for 2015


Two Minneapolis-based tech firms, Code42 & HighJump Software, are among America’s ‘Most Promising Companies’ for 2015, according to Forbes.

They represent the only two Minnesota companies on the list, with Code42 back again for a third year running:

#80 = Code42 – $65m annual rev as of 1/15;  (+71.05% YoY); 426 emp.

“Creates cloud-based back-up systems for consumers or companies. Notable clients include Lockheed Martin, Harvard and Sony. Raised $52 million from Accel Partners and Split Rock Partners in January 2012.” — More


#89 = HighJump Software – $140m annual rev as of 1/15 (+278.38% YoY); 762 emp.

“Provides software that helps manufacturers track the timing, route and distribution of their supply chains. HighJump has grown from a Starbucks-napkin concept to having offices throughout North America, the UK, Denmark and Shanghai. It’s raised $140 million from Accel-KKR and its management team.” — More


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