Beat the Traffic a finalist in the Red Herring 100

Beat the Traffic is a finalist for Red Herring’s Top 100 Americas award, a list honoring the year’s most promising private technology ventures from the North American business region.

“This year was very rewarding,” said Alex Vieux, publisher and CEO of Red Herring. “The global economic situation has abated and there are many great companies producing really innovative and amazing products. We had a very difficult time narrowing the pool and selecting the finalists. Beat the Traffic ®shows great promise therefore deserves to be among the Finalists. Now we’re faced with the difficult task of selecting the Top 100 winners of Red Herring Americas. We know that the 2012 crop will grow into some amazing companies that are sure to make an impact.”

The Red Herring editorial team selected the most innovative companies from a pool of hundreds from across North America. 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.

“We are honored to be recognized for our innovative approach to solving traffic problems and to be selected as a finalist for the Red Herring Top 100 award”, said Andre Gueziec, CEO of Triangle Software LLC d.b.a. Beat the Traffic. “We’re extremely proud to be part of the upcoming summit and look forward to meet like minded entrepreneurs and business leaders”.

The Top 100 winners will be announced at a special awards ceremony the evening of May 23 at the event.