Rocket Builders has extended the nomination period of its annual Ready to Rocket list this year. The deadline to nominate is now March 1. The previous deadline was February 1.
For those who don't know, the Ready to Rocket list provides predictions of private companies that will likely experience significant growth, venture capital investment, or acquisition by a major player in the coming year. The list covers three sectors: information and communications technology, cleantech, and life science.
Among ICT startups, Rocket Builders is looking for companies with more than $500,000 in revenue and potential for 50% to 100% growth in the coming year. Among cleantech startups, companies must be beyond the proof of concept stage. And among life science startups, companies must be enterting a breakthrough stage in their matery via customer validation, regulatory approval, and established industry relationships.
You can view last year's Ready to Rocket list here.