QStride continues to shine and thrive in the national spotlight as an emerging growth technology solutions provider! QStride was honored Tuesday May 23, 2017 at the historic Garden Theater in midtown as a Techweek Top100 Rising Startup at the Techweek Awards reception.
The Techweek100 recognizes the most distinguished members of the tech community locally and across the country by Techweek, a purpose-built conference recently named one of the “Top 30 Conferences for Entrepreneurs” by Inc.com., further establishing credibility to raise capital and acquire talent as company’s position themselves to grow, which is one of QStride’s current company goals.
The event honored Detroit’s top 100 rising, emerging and established companies who reflect a “Hero Company” thesis of driving growth and economic development. The awards reception was an opportunity for the tech community to unite and celebrate success amongst some of Detroit’s hottest startups and established companies such as Rising Startups Autobooks, Benzinga, LawnGuru, Rocket Fiber, Warmilu, Xenith, and Grammy Award Recording Artist Jack White’s Third Man Records to name a few. Established companies included Ford Motor Company, GreenPath, Illitch Holdings, Inc., JACK Entertainment, Marketing Associates, Meridian Health Plan, Quicken Loans, Rock Ventures, and United Shore to name a few.
QStride which recently celebrated its 5 year company anniversary this past April, has experienced year to date growth of close to 200%, all organically via a bootstrapped model. Founder and CEO Shane Gianino is proud of his staff and all their hard work, which is dedicated to bringing the industries top tech talent from around the country to leading mid-market and enterprise businesses as a specialized Information Technology Talent Acquisition and Staffing provider. “Every person we work with here is valued and guided towards success,” said Shane Gianino CEO of QStride. “We aim to make a positive impact on each of the lives we come across. Serving our employees by establishing a work environment of quality of life and company policies that build character, strengthen individuals, and nurture families is what drives us to excel.”
QStride gives a huge shout out to Techweek for planning and executing a great awards ceremony and to all the Detroit Techweek100 winners. As a community, we will make a difference to making an economic impact at further driving Detroit’s resurgence and strengthening Michigan as a top ten state!
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Techweek is an international annual festival that celebrates the 100 most forward-thinking leaders in 8 cities including Detroit, Toronto, Kansas City, D.C., New York, Dallas, Los Angeles, and Miami. For one week, out of the year each of these cities are transformed into a unique experience all thanks to the Techweek team and partners. Techweek will visit 100 cities in 10 years and foster a $1 billion-dollar hero company. Hero companies are the emergence of extraordinary and viable businesses.