Perseus Wins Red Herring Top 100 North America

New York and San Francisco - 19 May 2014

Joins the ranks of Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype,, YouTube, Palo Alto Networks and eBay, all previously honoured in the past.

Perseus Telecom, a leading provider of high-speed global connectivity, High Precision Time™ and Market-to-Market networks announced today the honour of being selected as a Red Herring Top 100 North America winner for 2014. The award recognizes the leading private companies from North America and celebrates their innovations and technologies across their respective industries.

“We are thrilled to be included with the world’s leading technology companies previously honoured for the same Red Herring 100 Winner requirements such as rapid growth, innovation, digital disruption and technical transformation,” says Dr Jock Percy, Chief Executive of Perseus. “Perseus is on our fifth year of triple digit growth and we would not be here without the support of our customers, partners and the hard work of every single employee, thank you to all.”

On Wednesday, the 14th of May, 2014, Perseus was awarded Best Innovation in London for the third year in a row at the 2014 GTB Innovation Awards. Each year, the firm has earned an accolade for a new product or service. Perseus, to date, has been awarded multiple times for each product or service including the fastest connections between New York and London (QuanTA™), the lowest latency route between Brazil and USA (LiquidPath®), Wireless Access and High Precision Time™.

Winning selections for the 2014 edition of the Red Herring 100 North America award are based upon technological innovation, management strength, market size, investor record, customer acquisition and financial health. Red Herring editors have been the first to recognize successful companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Google, Yahoo, Skype,, YouTube, Palo Alto Networks and eBay.


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