Zinc has received the 2015 award for Enterprise in International Trade, in recognition of its rapid global expansion and impressive export sales.
Established in 2001, Zinc delivers world-leading content compliance and rich media management for the life sciences industry. The company's flagship product, Zinc MAPS, is now used by more than 165 life sciences companies in over 170 countries worldwide.
With a business strategy focused on continuous product development alongside the highest level of customer service, Zinc has seen export sales grow by 337% in the last three years, with exports as a percentage of total sales rising from 42% to 75%. Zinc products are widely recognized as the gold standard in life sciences compliance software and rich digital media management.
"We are absolutely delighted to receive a Queen's Award for Enterprise in International Trade; our second in three years. The award recognizes our rapid international growth resulting from the hard work and dedication of the entire Zinc team and our shared vision to accelerate business productivity for our global users,” said Zinc Ahead CEO James Brown.
About Zinc Ahead
Zinc Ahead is the leading enabler of content compliance and rich media management for the life science industry. Over two million digital assets have been approved through the Zinc cloud, transforming the digital media development and compliance community in 170 countries. More than 50,000 marketing, medical and legal professionals are using Zinc daily, and its products are widely recognized as the gold standard in life sciences compliance software and rich digital media management.
Zinc empowers users to collaborate, approve and share content in real-time with colleagues and third party agencies anywhere in the world. Combining best-of-breed functionality with an intuitive interface, Zinc enables fast, secure approval of all types of materials including print documents, rich digital media files, apps and websites.
Zinc is headquartered in the United Kingdom and operations in the United States, Central Europe, and Asia.
About The Queen's Award For Enterprise
The Queen's Awards For Enterprise (queensawards.org.uk) are made annually by HM The Queen, for outstanding business achievement in the fields of International Trade, Innovation and Sustainable Development.
The awards are only given for the highest levels demonstrated in each category. Winners are announced each year 21 April, The Queen's birthday.
Approximately 150 Queen's Awards have been announced this year.