News Release

<< Back
Printer Friendly Version View printer-friendly version
Zix Corporation Listed on Texas Top 50 Fastest Growing Tech Companies; Company Ranks Eighth in Revenue Growth for Five-Year Period

DALLAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sept. 6, 2005--Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)), (Nasdaq:ZIXI), a global provider of secure e-messaging and e-prescribing applications and services, today announced it has ranked eighth on the Texas Crescent Technology Fast 50, an award program that lists technology companies located in Texas by revenue growth over a five-year period.

Winners of the Texas Crescent Technology Fast 50 are selected based on the percentage of growth in fiscal year revenues from 2000 to 2004. ZixCorp's eighth-place showing represents its growth rate of 3,486 percent. The award is presented by Deloitte, in association with Dillon Corporate Services, Inc., Haynes and Boone, HumCap, Merrill Lynch, and NASDAQ.

"It's an honor for our growth to be recognized by such respected companies," said Rick Spurr, chief executive officer for ZixCorp. "We have made significant strides in our email encryption and e-prescribing businesses and receiving this honor is a true endorsement for our company and solutions. Our employees' dedication and superior talents are what make this company continue to thrive."

ZixCorp ranked fifth on the regional DFW Titan Fast 50 list awarded in August. Companies on the statewide Texas Crescent Technology Fast 50 are now eligible for the North America Technology Fast 500 list.

"Sustaining high revenue growth over five years is an exceptional accomplishment," said Skip Moore, regional managing partner, Technology, Media & Telecommunications, Deloitte & Touche LLP. "We commend ZixCorp for making the commitment to technology and delivering on the promise of market longevity. We are proud to honor ZixCorp as a Deloitte Texas Technology Fast 50 winner."

About Zix Corporation

Zix Corporation (ZixCorp(R)) provides easy-to-use-and-deploy e-communication services that protect, manage, and deliver sensitive information to enterprises and consumers in healthcare, finance, insurance, and government. ZixCorp's eSecure services enable policy-driven email encryption, content filtering, and send-to-anyone capability while its eHealth services improve patient care, reduce costs, and improve efficiency through e-prescribing and e-lab solutions. For more information, visit

Public Relations
Christa Osswald, 214-370-2175
Investor Relations
Peter Wilensky, 214-515-7357

SOURCE: Zix Corporation