LONE TREE, CO — (Marketwire) — 11/15/12 — Zynex, Inc. (OTCQB: ZYXI), a provider of non-invasive medical devices for electrotherapy and stroke rehabilitation, neurological diagnosis and cardiac monitoring, announced today that it has been ranked 7th in revenue growth among all medical device companies in the US and Canada on Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500. The company was ranked 9th in 2011.
Zynex was ranked 250th for revenue growth between 2007 and 2011 across all companies in North America. Zynex’s revenue grew 324% from the period of 2007 to 2011, with 2011 revenue of $34,148,000. The list also indicates Zynex is the number one fastest growing medical device company in Colorado. The 2012 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 list can be found at www.fast500.com.
“It is an honor to be recognized this year by Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500 for revenue growth for the third year in a row,” said Thomas Sangaard, CEO and founder of Zynex Inc. “This award truly reflects the strong commitment of our Zynex team and gives me an opportunity to thank everyone here for their dedication and hard work. We appreciate this award and look forward to continued revenue growth in the year ahead.”
About Deloitte’s 2012 Technology Fast 500™
Technology Fast 500, conducted by Deloitte & Touche LLP, provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2007 to 2011.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company’s operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD or CD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD or CD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of five years, and be headquartered within North America.
Zynex (founded in 1996), operates under three primary business segments; Zynex Medical, Zynex NeuroDiagnostics and Zynex Monitoring Solutions. Zynex Medical engineers, manufactures, markets and sells its own design of electrotherapy medical devices for electrotherapy, used for pain management and rehabilitation. Zynex Medical’s product lines are fully developed, FDA-cleared and commercially sold world-wide. Zynex NeuroDiagnostics, sells the company’s proprietary NeuroMove device designed to help stroke and spinal cord injury patients and is currently expanding into markets for EMG, EEG, sleep pattern, auditory and nerve conductivity neurological diagnosis devices through product development and acquisitions. Zynex Monitoring Solutions, currently in the development stage, has been established to develop and market medical devices for non-invasive cardiac monitoring.
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