Awards honor leading enterprises and rising newcomers that exemplify the best in nimble business and impactful innovation
Radnor, PA – Qlik®, a leader in visual analytics, today announced that it has been recognized by Fast Company as a Top 10 Most Innovative Company in Social Good, in its annual ranking of the world’s Most Innovative Companies.
“The power of what we do is not about the data, it is what data does for people. We at Qlik are incredibly honored to be recognized as an innovator for social good, and want to pass along the recognition to our customers and partners who help us push the boundaries of our own innovation every day,” said Lars Björk, Qlik Chief Executive Officer.
Qlik’s Corporate Social Responsibility program, Change Our World, takes an innovative approach to social good by leveraging all of its people, products, and culture to inspire a movement to positively impact the world’s most vulnerable people and environments. Qlik’s approach includes a significant contribution of Qlik software, strategic partnerships, global employee engagement, and sustainability programs and reporting.
“In tandem with an overwhelming response from Qlik team members, customers, and partners we have created a powerful community of giving that is empowering organizations at the forefront of philanthropy armed with effective solutions. We’re helping unlock data-driven possibilities to change outcomes for governments, regions, researchers, and people in need,” continues Björk.
Most Innovative Companies is one of Fast Company’s most significant and highly anticipated editorial efforts of the year. To produce the 2017 list, Fast Company reporters surveyed thousands of enterprises across the globe to identify the most notable innovations of the year and trace the impact of those initiatives on business, industry, and the larger culture.
“These enterprises continue to set the pace for their industries, showing agility and aggressiveness that makes them undeniable,” said Fast Company editor and managing director Robert Safian. “This year’s package – which includes top ten lists in 36 sectors – emphasizes the breadth of companies with progressive, agile business models, cultures of creativity, and ability to adapt in today’s fast-paced world.”
Qlik® is the leading visual analytics platform and the pioneer of user-driven business intelligence. Its portfolio of cloud-based and on-premise solutions meets customers’ growing needs from reporting and self-service visual analysis to guided, embedded and custom analytics, regardless of where data is located. Customers using Qlik Sense®, QlikView® and Qlik® Cloud, gain meaning out of information from multiple sources, exploring the hidden relationships within data that lead to insights that ignite good ideas. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Qlik does business in more than 100 countries with over 40,000 customers globally.
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