Examity Named to Fast Company’s Annual List of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020

Pioneering proctoring solution helps ensure quality and integrity in online education

Newton, MA.March 10, 2020

Examity today announced that it has been named the sixth most innovative company in education on Fast Company’s prestigious annual list of the World’s Most Innovative Companies for 2020. The list honors the businesses making the most profound impact on both industry and culture, showcasing a variety of ways to thrive in today’s fast-changing world. 

“In an increasingly global, interconnected world, online learning has the potential to both close access gaps and help education and training providers scale high-quality programs,” said Jim Holm, CEO of Examity. “Our work is about validating the online testing experience and making the future of education more secure for thousands of test-takers worldwide.”

Rooted in proprietary machine learning technology, Examity’s learning validation solution includes a full suite of proctoring options, from automated through to live, designed to ensure both security and integrity in online education. The company partners with a diverse cross-section of postsecondary institutions, employers, and education providers including Amazon, Texas A&M, Indiana University, EPIC, and Western Governors University. Widely recognized as one of the fastest-growing education technology companies in the country, Examity was recently named to Deloitte’s 2019 Fast 500 list for the second straight year, and has also been honored for two consecutive years as one of the top ten fastest-growing businesses in Massachusetts by the Boston Business Journal. 

The World’s Most Innovative Companies is Fast Company’s signature franchise and one of its most highly anticipated editorial efforts of the year. It provides both a snapshot and a road map for the future of innovation across the most dynamic sectors of the economy.

“At a time of increasing global volatility, this year’s list showcases the resilience and optimism of businesses across the world. These companies are applying creativity to solve challenges within their industries and far beyond,” said Fast Company senior editor Amy Farley, who oversaw the issue with deputy editor David Lidsky.