"Now in its 15th year, the GeekWire Awards are one of the most hotly-anticipated events in the Seattle tech community. Past winners have included Auth0, Tableau, Smartsheet, Remitly, Swype, Redfin, Convoy, and Zulily."
"Automation solutions reach across categories on this year’s list as retailers and brands look for tools to make their operations faster and smarter."
"It doesn’t matter much to retailers, who used the early holiday sales to try to offload products before most shoppers had even picked out their Halloween costumes. But it signaled that shoppers are motivated by deals, no matter what they’re for. "
“To be able to provide them a very clear date when their package is going to get delivered is very valuable to customers,” Mr. Shankaran said.
"The Information selected 50 companies that have the potential to be the most valuable businesses in their categories based on their current revenue, business model, and growth prospects."