(Tampa, FL, August 7, 2013) Convergence Consulting Group (CCG), Tampa Bay’s premier Business Intelligence (BI) consultancy, is proud to have been named one of the 50 Companies to Watch by GrowFL. The award recognizes fast-growing second-stage companies throughout the state of Florida.
This year Florida Companies to Watch attracted more than 600 nominees and 106 companies were selected as finalists. Along with 49 other finalists, CCG prevailed to receive the distinction of being named one of the 50 Florida Companies to Watch of 2013.
“Our services are aligned with a need that is a top three priority for every company of any size,” said Brian Rimes, CCG’s VP of business development. “We plan to be a leader for providing jobs, giving back to the community and helping fuel economic growth for our home, Tampa Bay. We are honored to have been selected for this prestigious distinction.”
Award recipients will be announced at a celebration gala to be held at Hard Rock Live in Orlando, FL on Thursday October 24, 2013.
ABOUT CONVERGENCE CONSULTING GROUP
Convergence Consulting Group (CCG) is a Florida-based business intelligence consultancy built on a foundation of broad industry experience, business and technology expertise, and a focus on details. Its mature, scalable, repeatable methodologies and client-focused global consulting skills ensure success in all phases of the BI project implementation lifecycle. CCG offers a broad base of services that deliver enterprise information management, performance management, and business intelligence solutions. CCG’s depth of experience implementing technology solutions across a wide spectrum of industries and platforms allows it to deliver high quality BI solutions and services. Additional information about CCG is available online at www.ccgBI.com.
ABOUT GROW FL
GrowFL provides strategies, resources and support to second-stage companies for next level growth. By supporting companies with Strategic Research and peer-to-peer CEO mentoring, GrowFL helps companies overcome obstacles to growth and leads them towards prosperity. Based on the philosophy of Economic Gardening — to grow existing businesses in a community, region or state — GrowFL is the program of the Florida Economic Gardening Institute at the University of Central Florida and is a critical component to the state’s economic development strategy and Florida’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. During the pilot program from 2009-2011, GrowFL helped more than 400 companies create 1,400 new jobs and had an annual economic impact of $510.4 million. At the beginning of 2013, that number has grown to nearly 700 companies supported by GrowFL. For more information: GrowFL.com.