suzhou–oct.6,2011-suzhou agioe equipments inc announced today it has been selected as a finalist for red herring's top 100 asia award, a prestigious list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the asian business region.
the red herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across asia. the nominees are evaluated on both quantitative and qualitative criteria, such as financial performance, technology innovation, quality of management, execution of strategy, and integration into their respective industries.
this unique assessment of potential is complemented by a review of the actual track record and standing of a company, which allows red herring to see past the “buzz” and make the list an valuable instrument for discovering and advocating the greatest business opportunities in the industry.
"this year was very rewarding," said alex vieux, publisher and chairman of red herring. "the global economic situation has abated and there are many great companies producing really innovative and amazing products. suzhou agioe shows great promise therefore deserves to be among the finalists. we know that the 2011 crop will grow into some amazing companies that are sure to make an impact."
finalists for the 2011 edition of the red herring 100 asia award are selected based upon their technological innovation, management strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition, and financial health. during the several months leading up to the announcement, hundreds of companies in the telecommunications, security, web 2.0, software, hardware, biotech, mobile and other industries completed their submissions to qualify for the award.
2011 red asia finalists