Frequently asked questions
Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia
How do I nominate my company for Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia?
For more information on the online nomination process, including nomination criteria and categories visit the main Deloitte Technology Fast 50 Australia page.
You can also complete the nomination process by clicking the Nominate now button to the left.
What is the Deloitte Technology Fast 50?
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 is a program that ranks 50 fast growing technology companies, public or private, based on percentage revenue growth over three years and includes all related industry sectors - communications, media, software, hardware, life sciences and healthcare, and clean energy.
How long has the program been in existence?
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 is a global program that began in the United States in 1994. The program was successfully launched in Australia in 2001 and now also runs in Canada, United Kingdom, France, Norway, Sweden, The Netherlands, Germany, Central Europe, Israel, South Africa, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, New Zealand, Singapore, Taiwan and Thailand.
How does the program determine winners?
The Deloitte Technology Fast 50 winners are ranked based on percentage revenue growth for three years.
Deloitte representatives will agree the submitted data to the company’s operating revenues as disclosed in their financial statements, which are provided during the nomination process. Deloitte does not audit nor does it analyse the companies’ financial standings.
To find out more about the category criteria, visit the nomination categories page.
How do companies qualify for the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards categories?
To be eligible for each of the Deloitte Technology Fast 50 awards categories, your company must meet certain criteria.
The criteria for each category can be found on the nomination categories page.
How do companies apply for the regional Asia Pacific Technology Fast 500 program?
Companies apply via the local program. If you do not satisfy the criteria for the local program, you may still be eligible to participate in the Asia Pacific Program, which does not have the $8 million cumulative revenue requirement.
Does a company have to be publicly listed?
No, the program includes both private and public companies.
What information is required to nominate?
The information companies are required to provide can be found on the main nominations page.
What is the Leadership award?
The Leadership award recognises established innovative companies with a strong growth track record (third year operating revenue of at least $50 million), showcasing its leadership status in the technology industry to new start-ups.
Companies who qualify for the Leadership award may be eligible to win:
- AUD5,000 discount on Deloitte services
- Two-hour growth strategy session
Can applications be made for both the Technology Fast 50 and the Leadership programs?
What are the advantages of being a Technology Fast 50 Winner?
Technology Fast 50 and Leadership winners will enjoy the following benefits:
- Positive exposure and recognition from media and industry groups
- Become part of an exclusive network of high performing technology companies
- Enhances recruitment and retention benefits
- Access to forums, events, newsletters and seminars
- Automatic entry into the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 Asia Pacific program, given four years of financial information is provided.
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