June 16, 2017

automotiveMastermind Selected As 2017 Red Herring Top 100 North America Winner

LOS ANGELES, June 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — automotiveMastermindĀ®, the leading behavior prediction and predictive analytics company, today announced they have been selected by Red Herring as one of the Top 100 North America award winners. As one of the technology industry’s most prestigious prizes, this award recognizes industry-leading companies and celebrates their innovation and technological advancements.

automotiveMastermind revolutionizes the way automotive dealerships and manufacturers find, engage, and win customers by successfully leveraging Big Data behavioral analytics. The proprietary technology analyzes years of customer, service and market data to help understand and predict exactly which customers are ready to buy, the reasons why and the key messages most likely to close the sale. automotiveMastermind helps businesses grow, increase customer satisfaction and retention.

“It’s an honor to be recognized among some of the most exciting and innovative companies in North America,” said Marco Schnabl, CEO and Co-Founder of automotiveMastermind. “This award truly showcases the dedication of our team. Since the beginning of this year, we’ve added four automotive brands to our platform and have grown more than 200 percent. We look forward to continuing to deliver industry-leading predictive analytics to our dealer partners.”

Red Herring Top 100 America selects only the continent’s brightest and most innovative private ventures as it names winners from roughly 1,200 qualified companies throughout the United States and Canada. Their place among North America’s tech elite has been chosen by Red Herring’s editorial team, during a months-long process that takes into account a variety of criteria including financial performance, innovation, business strategy and market penetration.Previous Top 100 winners have included Alibaba, Facebook, Google, Skype, SuperCell, Spotify, Twitter, and YouTube.

“2017’s crop of Top 100 winners has been among our most intriguing yet,” said Alex Vieux, chairman of Red Herring. “North America has led the way in tech for so many years, and to see such unique, pioneering entrepreneurs and companies has been a thrilling experience.”

“What has excited me most is to see so many people forging niches in high-tech and cutting edge sectors,” added Vieux. “Some of the technical wizardry and first-rate business models showcased here at the conference has been fantastic to learn about. We believe automotiveMastermind embodies the drive, skill and passion on which tech thrives. They should be proud of this achievement – the competition was incredibly strong.”

The Top 100 North America has become not only a springboard for some of tech’s biggest names, but a valued and trusted tool for venture capitalists, experts and analysts predicting trends at the industry’s sharpest edge. automotiveMastermind has a proven track record of transforming the dealership experience for consumers and revolutionizing the way automotive dealerships and manufacturers, find, engage and earn long-lasting customer relationships.

About automotiveMastermind
Founded in 2012, automotiveMastermind is the leading provider of predictive analytics and marketing automation technology for the automotive industry. The company’s cloud-based platform helps dealers precisely predict automobile-buying behavior and automates the creation of micro-targeted consumer communications, leading to proven higher sales and more consistent customer retention. automotiveMastermind currently works with more than 800 dealer partners, providing access to their technology to more than 6,000 dealerships nationwide. Headquartered in New York City and San Francisco, automotiveMastermind has more than doubled its employee count in the last year. For more information, visitĀ automotivemastermind.com or follow them on Twitter @autoMastermind.