Domo Founder Josh James Wins Entrepreneur Award From Business Intelligence Group
SILICON SLOPES, Utah — October 13, 2014 — Today Domo announced that its founder and CEO Josh James was recognized by the Business Intelligence Group as a winner of its Entrepreneur award in the 2014 BIG Awards for Business.
The BIG Awards specialize in recognizing top performing companies and organizations with a proprietary judging process scored by recognizable and experienced leaders and executives from across the globe.
James started Domo in 2010 to solve a universal problem he and other executives faced in trying to get value from the overwhelming amounts of data they had about in their businesses. Under his leadership, Domo is one of the fastest-growing SaaS businesses of all time. In less than two years of selling, Domo has signed more than 600 paying enterprise customers and is experiencing annual growth that far exceeds 100 percent.
Domo’s customer base includes some of the world’s most recognizable names across numerous industries including retail, media, financial services, healthcare, and travel and entertainment, to name a few. Customers are continuing to respond to Domo’s maniacal focus on the user experience.
“The winners this year epitomize what is going right with companies,” said Russ Fordyce, managing director of the Business Intelligence Group. “The sheer amount of innovation and the renewed attention to the customer experience was a common theme. We are incredibly proud to reward each and every winner and finalist.”
Domo is a cloud-based executive management platform designed to transform the way business is managed. Bigger than business intelligence and more than analytics, Domo gives users direct, real-time access to all the information they need to run their business, in one place.
With $250 million in funding, Domo is backed by an all-star list of angels and investors including Benchmark, Fidelity Investments, Founders Fund, GGV Capital, Greylock Partners, IVP, salesforce.com, TPG Growth, T. Rowe Price, WPP and Zetta Venture Partners, plus CEOs of the world’s largest SaaS and Internet businesses.
Domo’s founding team consists of some of the most sought after talent in the industry with experience that includes Amazon, American Express, Ancestry.com, eBay, Endeca, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, MLB.com, Omniture, Salesforce.com and SAP.
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