Proton OnSite Named Recipient of Marcum Tech Top 40 Award

Wallingford, CT 8/19/15– The Connecticut Technology Council (CTC) and Marcum LLP announced Proton OnSite has made the 2015 Marcum Tech Top 40 list of the fastest growing technology companies in Connecticut. Proton OnSite will be honored at an awards ceremony at the Wallingford Theater on September 24. The Marcum Tech Top 40, now in its 8th year, recognizes technology leaders in six industry sectors, including Advanced Manufacturing, Energy/Environmental, Life Sciences, New Media/Internet/Telecom, IT Services, and Software.

Proton OnSite has been named a Tech Top 40 company in the Energy, Environmental and Green Technology category. This latest announcement mark’s Proton OnSite’s sixth Marcum Tech Top 40 Award, due to the company’s strong revenue growth of at least $3 million in annual revenue as well as growth in each of the preceding four years. “We are honored to have made the Tech Top 40 for 2015. This award is a testament to the hard work and dedication of our team at Proton in achieving continued growth in our business,” stated Rob Friedland, President & CEO, Proton OnSite.

“The annual Marcum Tech Top 40 is a showcase for the exceptional ingenuity and drive of Connecticut’s fastest growing technology companies,” said Anthony P. Scillia, Partner-inCharge, Marcum New England. “Marcum is extremely proud to partner with the Connecticut Technology Council on this outstanding program each year, and we extend our most enthusiastic congratulations to all the winners.” “The 2015 Marcum Tech Top 40 winners have all achieved significant success managing a multitude of operational challenges including capital-raising, complex revenue reporting, intellectual property protection and international expansion. Whether they are private enterprises or Fortune 500 companies, they all provide a model for others aspiring to their achievements,” said Michael K. Brooder, Partner-in-Charge of Marcum’s Hartford office and a member of the Firm’s Technology Practice group. Bruce Carlson, CTC’s President & CEO, added, “It is exciting to see that we have fast growing companies across multiple technology verticals in Connecticut. This speaks to the management and creativity of the companies as well as the high quality of their workforces. The fact that we see a mix of returning companies and new entrants every year tells us that Connecticut remains a place where technology companies can start, grow and thrive.”

The September 24, awards program will include an exhibition featuring the Marcum Tech Top 40 companies. Six category winners will be announced, and one company will be named overall winner for demonstrating the greatest percentage growth in revenue across all the technology verticals. To register to attend, visit the CTC website.

About Proton OnSite

Proton OnSite is a global leader in the design and manufacture of hydrogen energy and innovative gas solutions. Since 1996, it has been developing and applying hydrogen technology in creative and practical ways that best meet the diverse requirements of its customers. More recently, it has expanded its product offerings to include nitrogen, air and oxygen generators. It has also expanded its services to include packaged solutions incorporating tanks, compressors and other ancillary equipment. Its advanced proton exchange membrane (PEM) electrolysis systems coupled with its uncompromising attention to excellence and quality enables Proton OnSite to deliver, install and support gas generation units on every continent. For more information visit www.protononsite.com.