ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - Aug 2, 2012) - Snapfinger Inc., the nation's largest and most comprehensive restaurant food ordering and payment application, today announced that for the second straight year it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 250 signifies leadership amongst its peers and game-changing approaches and technologies that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players in the Global Silicon Valley. Snapfinger 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.
Snapfinger and the AlwaysOn Global 250 companies were honored at AlwaysOn's tenth annual Innovation Summit at the Computer History Museum on July 23, 2012.
This two-day executive gathering highlights the significant economic, political and commercial trends affecting the global technology industries. Innovation Summit's goal is to identify the most promising entrepreneurial opportunities and investments in the global tech industry.
"This year's AlwaysOn Global 250 companies have been shaken up by the recent surge in on-demand and mobile innovation. This year's crop of robust, innovative applications has launched a complex world of interconnected, sophisticated data being used by a voracious consumer and business userbase. Coupled with a massive smartphone and tablet adoption, the opportunities for this year's winners are unlimited," says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. "The 2012 AO Global 250 winners are driving the technology market into new, uncharted territory, representing the highest-growth opportunities we've seen in the private company marketplace in the history of the Global Silicon Valley."
The AlwaysOn Global 250 winners were selected from among thousands of domestic and international 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.
Snapfinger is the nation's most comprehensive mobile restaurant ordering and payment platform serving over 30,000 restaurants with mobile, web, tablet, and call center ordering applications. Snapfinger is unique in that they are the only mobile restaurant ordering platform that is fully integrated into the top 15 restaurant point of sale (POS) platforms. Snapfinger's bi-directional integration insures order accuracy for guests and operational efficiencies for the restaurants. Snapfinger is the exclusive provider of web, mobile and call center ordering for most of the nation's largest brands including Outback, CPK, Ruby Tuesday, Subway, BJ's, and more.
A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 250 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at:
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.