Attentive Ranked No. 3 Fastest-Growing Company in North America on the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500™

Leading Personalized Text Message Marketing Solution attributes 49,155% revenue growth to consumer adoption of mobile commerce and the revenue impact for brands

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Attentive®, the most comprehensive text message marketing solution, today announced it ranked No. 3 on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies in North America. Attentive achieved this ranking due to its massive revenue growth of 49,155% from 2017 to 2020 and ranked No. 1 fastest-growing company in the Tri-State region.

We are thrilled to be recognized by Deloitte for the company’s growth, all driven by our customers, partners, team and their collective passion to build a platform to change how brands interact with consumers,” said Brian Long, CEO and co-founder of Attentive. “As a marketing solution that so many brands rely on, we will continue to reinvent business-to-consumer communication and commerce for the mobile age, through personalization and frictionless, conversational experiences.”

Attentive powers text messages for more than 200 million subscribers, as consumers are more receptive to hearing from and communicating with their favorite brands. In fact, 91% of customers are interested in receiving text messages from businesses, per 2021 SMS Marketing Consumer Trends Report.

Overall, 2021 Technology Fast 500™ companies achieved revenue growth ranging from 212% to 87,037% from 2017 to 2020, with median growth of 521%.

About Attentive

Attentive® is the most comprehensive text message marketing solution, driving billions of dollars in revenue for businesses by creating thoughtful SMS experiences. Using real-time behavioral data, Attentive makes it possible for businesses to automatically send engaging text messages to each subscriber. Over 4,000 leading brands like CB2, Pura Vida, Urban Outfitters, Rebecca Minkoff, Steve Madden, and more rely on Attentive and see strong performance.

To date, Attentive has raised $863 million in funding and is backed by Coatue, Bain Capital Ventures, Sequoia, IVP, and other leading venture firms. To learn more about Attentive or to request a demo, visit

About the 2021 Deloitte Technology Fast 500™

Now in its 27th year, the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences, fintech, and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2017 to 2020.

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