On the afternoon of January 22, the Hefei High-tech Zone New Economic Conference and High-growth Enterprise Conference was held in the multi-function hall on the first floor of the High-tech Zone Office Block. Zhu Ce, who is the deputy mayor of Hefei, secretary of the working committee of Hefei High-tech Zone, director of the management committee Daojun Song, deputy secretary of the working committee Lu Ping, members of the working committee, deputy director of the management committee Changfu Lv, the Municipal Development and Reform Commission, the Municipal Economic and Information Commission, the Municipal Science and Technology Bureau and Municipal Finance Bureau. Representatives from municipal departments such as the representatives of relevant departments of the High-tech Zone, representatives of high-growth enterprises in Hefei High-tech Zone, representatives of Industrial Technology Research Institute, representatives of Shuangchuang Carrier, representatives of financial investment institutions and major media organizations attended the meeting.
On this time, Hefei High-tech Zone has identified 132 high-growth enterprises in 2018, including 83 gazelle enterprises, 46 gazelle cultivation enterprises, 2 potential unicorn enterprises and 1 unicorn enterprise. For the 132 high-growth companies have outstanding performance in terms of growth, innovation, and industry driving. They are an important force in the construction of a world-class park in Hefei High-tech Zone. In the new economic conference of Hefei High-tech Zone, Kewell has grown rapidly with leap-forward development and continuously enhanced its independent innovation capability, and won the honorary title of “Gazelle Enterprise".
“Gazelle Enterprise” refers to a high-tech enterprise that is highly innovative and develops faster and faster. This vocabulary originated from Silicon Valley and described the high growth type of business with the antelopes that are good at jumping and running. These companies character is with fast growth, strong innovation capabilities, and the ability to capture new market innovation models while capturing market segments.
The Gazelle Enterprise is a typical representative of the new economy. It is an important force for “developing a new economy, nurturing new kinetic energy” and tying the high-quality development of the National High-tech Zone. In the future, Kewell will continue to innovate as before, strengthen independent research and development of technology, enhance innovation capabilities, and enhance core competitiveness.