SUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Accuray, Inc., (Nasdaq: ARAY), a global leader in the field of radiosurgery, announced today that it ranked number 113 on Technology Fast 500™, Deloitte's ranking of 500 of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and clean technology companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth during the period from 2005–2009. Accuray grew 944 percent during the fiscal period of 2005-2009.
"With a 244 percent increase in patients treated from 2005-2009 and more than 200 CyberKnife sites across the world, we are well positioned to see continued utilization and growth of CyberKnife radiosurgery in the year ahead," said Euan S. Thomson, president and chief executive officer at Accuray. "These achievements are a testament to the hard work and dedication of Accuray employees to make the CyberKnife System an accessible and best-in-class radiosurgery treatment for the many patients diagnosed with malignant and benign tumors every year."
"Accuray and the other 2010 Technology Fast 500™ winners forged ahead in a challenging economic environment to realize exceptional growth," said Phil Asmundson, vice chairman and Deloitte's U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. "Deloitte commends Accuray for this impressive accomplishment."
"Accuray has proved itself to be one of the fastest growing tech companies in North America, and we are proud to honor them as one of the 2010 Technology Fast 500™," said Mark Jensen, managing partner, venture capital services, Deloitte & Touche LLP.
Accuray previously ranked 155 as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner for 2009.
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