(Land O’ Lakes, Fla.) Easy Business Software has been named a finalist in the first round of the 2015 Florida Companies to Watch competition, recently announced by GrowFL. The awards program - now in its fifth year - honors 50 select second-stage companies from throughout the state for developing valuable products and services, creating quality jobs, enriching communities, and broadening new industries throughout Florida. The finalists collectively represent $694 million in annual revenue and employ 3,280 full-time equivalent employees.
“Our software products are at the focus of the challenging work to make modern health care more effective for both doctors and patients,” said Gary Gorsline, CEO of Easy Business Software. “We are excited for the opportunity to showcase our growth and innovation, and the honor of being recognized alongside other distinguished Florida companies.”
The Florida Companies To Watch program consists of two rounds of selections, and finalists now advance to the second round. “We applaud these first round finalists, all of which exhibit impressive strengths in entrepreneurial leadership, product innovation, social/community responsibility and competitive business practices,” says Dr. Tom O’Neal, GrowFL Executive Director.
Developed by the Edward Lowe Foundation, Florida Companies To Watch is a distinguished awards program specifically designed to seek out second-stage businesses from a wide range of industries representing all areas of the state. Applicant companies are judged according to their special strengths and impact in their markets, communities and within the state – thus deeming them “worth watching.”
The winners will be announced in late August and celebrated at the awards ceremony November 5th at the Hard Rock Live at Universal Resort. For more information visit growfl.com/flctw/about.
About Easy Business Software
Easy Business Software (EBS) is a software developer and technology integrator focused on delivering solutions to the health care industry for improving both provider operations and patient care. EBS is best known for its X-Link Medical Software Interfacing solution, the industry standard for integrating disparate clinical and financial data. X-Link provides the capability to bi-directionally exchange data between hundreds of healthcare systems at over 3,000 sites, for more than 22,000 caregivers nationwide. We also provide consulting services to healthcare organizations for use of information technology to reduce costs, while simultaneously increasing the quality of patient care and the provider’s profits.
GrowFL was created in 2009 by the Florida legislature as an economic development program focused on helping second-stage growth companies prosper in the state. By providing strategies, resources and support for growth through Strategic Research, Peer Learning and Leadership Development, GrowFL helps companies overcome obstacles to growth and leads them towards prosperity. Based on the philosophy of Economic Gardening®—to grow existing businesses in a community, region or state—GrowFL, the Florida Economic Gardening Institute, is a critical component of the state’s economic development strategy and Florida’s entrepreneurial ecosystem. GrowFL is a statewide economic development organization certified by the National Center for Economic Gardening through the Edward Lowe Foundation. GrowFL has assisted more than 800 companies through its Strategic Research and CEO Roundtable programs, and recognized 200 successful entrepreneurs through its annual awards program, Florida Companies to Watch. Learn more at GrowFL.com.