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BlueLine Grid Selected by AlwaysOn as one of the Global 100 Companies to Watch

BlueLine Grid, a Company wiring the U.S. government and all state and local agencies with a mobile messaging application and global active directory, today announced that it has been chosen by AlwaysOn as one of the AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch. Inclusion in the AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch signifies leadership amongst technology peers that are likely to disrupt existing markets and entrenched players. BlueLine Grid was specially selected by the AlwaysOn editorial team and industry experts spanning the globe based on a set of five criteria: innovation, market potential, commercialization, stakeholder value, and media buzz.

“We’re proud to be recognized by AlwaysOn as a disruptive force in the Global Mobile Tech Market,” said BlueLine Grid CEO David Riker. “AlwaysOn has always been a home for leading technology companies. We look forward to making a place on the Global 100 Companies to Watch for many years to come.”

“As users shift from desktop to mobile, and more IT departments turn to the cloud, the Global Silicon Valley is opening up new markets for amazing new apps and services. More and more legacy institutions are being disrupted by technology innovation, and as the headlines ring from coast to coast, demand for efficiency and quality tops decades breaks apart monopolies. This year’s up-and-comers are quickly moving into these new markets and bringing quick, nimble apps to users ready to adapt to technology’s changing landscape,” says Tony Perkins, founder and editor of AlwaysOn. “The technology marketplace is being driven by the companies that made this year’s AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch list. We congratulate the AlwaysOn Global 100 Companies to Watch, companies that our editors believe represent some of the highest-growth opportunities in today’s private company marketplace.”

The AlwaysOn Global 100 winners were selected from among hundreds of other technology companies nominated by investors, bankers, journalists, and industry insiders. The AlwaysOn editorial team conducted a rigorous three-month selection process to finalize the 2014 list.

A full list of all the AlwaysOn Global 100 winners can be found on the AlwaysOn website at: http://www.aonetwork.com

About BlueLine Grid

BlueLine Grid solves America’s public sector communications problems with a simple set of tools accessible from any mobile device. The backbone of the “Grid” is a universal public sector directory married to a mobile messenger with a full suite of functionalities, so any public employee or agency can collaborate either individually or in groups, at any time with their colleagues. BlueLine Grid’s tools transform the government’s workday and revolutionize its ability to respond to crises. www.bluelinegrid.com

About AlwaysOn

AlwaysOn is the leading business media brand connecting and informing the entrepreneurial community in the Global Silicon Valley. Founded by Red Herring founding editor, Tony Perkins in 2003, AlwaysOn’s mission is to continue to lead the industry by empowering its readers, event participants, sponsors, bloggers, and advertisers like no other media brand.

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