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Ocelot Earns Distinction on Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies

Sacramento, CA – August 16, 2023 – Ocelot, the industry leader in AI communications purpose-built for higher education, is thrilled to announce its inclusion in the prestigious Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in America. Ocelot secured the impressive rank of 2677 overall and an exceptional 54th position within the education sector.

Each year, Inc. Magazine showcases the top 5,000 companies that have demonstrated exceptional growth and innovation. This recognition is a testament to Ocelot’s unwavering commitment to providing cutting-edge AI solutions that empower educational institutions to engage with their students seamlessly.

“We feel honored and humbled to be recognized in the Inc. 5000 list,” said Talin Andonians, CEO of Ocelot. “This is a validation of our mission “to make a better life more accessible” and our product’s impact on transforming student lives. We owe this success to our valued customers, who have pushed us to innovate, and our extraordinary team, whose talent and dedication have propelled us to consistent growth year after year.”

AI-powered technology plays a crucial role in the success of higher education institutions. Over 500 institutions have been using  Ocelot’s AI solutions as part of their ecosystem for years. Ocelot’s AI-backed 2-way texting, an AI chatbot, and AI-assisted live chat have enabled them to provide personalized support and guidance to students, ensuring their continued engagement and support throughout their academic journey. These technologies are not intended to replace human interactions; rather, they augment them by delivering real-time assistance and personalized guidance to students when they need it most.

Ocelot is excited about the future as it continues to leverage AI and develop cutting-edge solutions that will further revolutionize student experiences. Ocelot AI Communications solutions will enable even greater personalization, efficiency, and support, empowering institutions to deliver impactful, personalized interactions that drive tangible outcomes. Stay tuned for more updates as we continue to redefine the landscape of higher education technology.

Inc. Magazine’s complete list of the Inc. 5000, including profiles of the companies and an interactive database, can be found at Inc. 5000 . The top 500 companies will be featured in the upcoming September issue of Inc. magazine, available on August 23.

“We congratulate all the companies that have established themselves as one of the fastest-growing in the U.S.,” expressed Scott Omelianuk, editor-in-chief of Inc. “These companies have risen to the challenges of today, showcasing their innovation, hard work, and dedication to success.”

About Ocelot

Ocelot is the industry leader in AI communications purpose-built for higher education, empowering colleges and universities to improve enrollment and retention through on-demand and multi-channel student engagement. Ocelot’s solutions are underpinned by an unrivaled, higher-ed specific knowledge base of content, integrated services offering, and continuously improving AI engine fueled by millions of real-time student interactions. Trusted by hundreds of organizations across the U.S., Ocelot makes cutting-edge machine learning accessible, secure, and scalable so institutions can focus on creating impactful, personalized interactions that drive tangible outcomes. Visit to learn more.

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