This is a list put together each year by the magazine’s editors to highlight companies that have displayed an especially impressive combination of technological leadership and business acumen over the past year. It is not based on quantitative measures such as patents or R&D spending.
Yes, and many are.
The editors review companies throughout the year; however, the final list is not chosen until May.
There is no formal entry process or submission form required for nominations. If you would like to suggest a company, please send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org explaining why the company deserves consideration.
There is none. We always want to hear about interesting companies.