January 07, 2019 – Atlanta, GA – InfoMart, a pioneer of global background screening and identity verification services, was recognized as a leader in background screening by One World Identity (OWI), a market intelligence and strategy firm focused on identity, trust, and the data economy.
As the identity industry rapidly develops, OWI’s landscape provides an unparalleled overview of how digital identity applications are evolving and which companies are shaping next-generation digital identity. With over 400 companies and 35 market segments, the 2019 Identity Landscape visually depicts a growing and maturing industry. The new, unique landscape format allows companies to touch multiple market segments, reflecting on the dynamic nature of digital identity applications. The OWI team selected 415 identity companies from a pool of over 2,000 and based their rankings on several factors, including line of business, years in business, capital raised, and the nature of the company’s products.
“Since 2017, the number of identity companies has more than quadrupled, from 500 companies to over 2,000,” said Travis Jarae, CEO and Founder of OWI. “With the wave of data breaches and privacy scandals, there is a rapid expansion of identity products and solutions. The OWI team interacts with identity companies