In its second year honoring organizations for their distinction in analytics, The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 recognized SimpleTire as a 2017 honoree among other respected companies like Adobe, The North Face, Starbucks, QVC, AccuWeather, The Vanguard Group and others.
The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 is a national recognition of analytics innovation honoring 50 organizations using analytics to solve business challenges. Connecting academia and industry, the initiative's goals is to share best practices while identifying innovative analytics solutions across industries.
Honorees were selected by a panel of researchers and practitioners who judged nominations based on the complexity of the business challenge, the analytics solution implemented, and the solution's business impact on the organization.
SimpleTire's unique algorithm utilizes data and technology to source tire inventory from its nationwide network of suppliers in order to offer consumers the best prices on tires—earning recognition by Analytics 50.
"We are very proud to have been recognized by the Analytics 50 for our continued investment in analytics and believe investing in big data initiatives is vital for success in today's rapidly evolving business environment," said SimpleTire CIO, CJ Das.
About Analytics 50
The Drexel LeBow Analytics 50 is a national recognition of industry analytics innovators—an annual initiative honoring 50 companies using analytics to solve business challenges. The Analytics 50 provides a platform to share best practices in the field and an opportunity for 50 organizations to receive media recognition for their achievements. Honorees are invited to Drexel LeBow's annual awards ceremony at the university's Philadelphia campus.