Company History

2003

MobileDemand Founded in 2003

Mobile Oasis (to become MobileDemand) was founded by Matt Miller in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


NBWA First Trade Show as a Business

Mobile Oasis attended its first trade show at the National Beer Wholesale Association (NBWA) in the fall of 2003.


2004

First Customer is Bemiss Distributing of Anheuser-Busch

Mobile Oasis' first customer was Anheuser-Busch distributor, Bemiss Distributing Company, out of northeast Iowa.


Mobile Oasis to MobileDemand

In August of 2004, Mobile Oasis changed its name to MobileDemand. 


MobileDemand First Office Building

Employees packed up the home office and moved MobileDemand in to its first office building.


2006

Prometheus Award for Best Startup Company

The Technology Association of Iowa presented MobileDemand with the "Prometheus Award for Best Startup Company."


2008

MobileDemand Google Success Story

Google produced a success story on MobileDemand and how they utilized Google AdWords to garner new business opportunities.


Inc. 500 Award

Inc. Magazine ranked MobileDemand #148 on the Inc. 500 list of the "Fastest Growing Private Companies" in the United States.


Matt Miller, president of MobileDemand recieved award for "Entrepreneur of the Year" from the Corridor Busines Journal.


2009

Inc. Magazine ranked MobileDemand #1658 on the Inc. 5000 list of the "Fastest Growing Private Companies" in the United States.


2011

Fastest Growing Company Award CBJ MobileDemand

The Corridor Business Journal presented MobileDemand with an award for the "Single Fastest Growing Company" in the eastern Iowa corridor.


MobileDemand Hiawatha, Iowa Office

MobileDemand outgrows their first office building and relocates to larger building to accommodate more offices, storage and service.


The third time in company history MobileDemand was ranked on the Inc. Magazine's 5000 list, this time at #2978.


2012

Taipei 101 Skyscraper

MobileDemand opened an office in the iconic Taipei 101 skyscraper. The office helped to expand supply chain capability and develop Asian partner relationships.


For the forth time in company history, MobileDemand earned a spot on the Inc. Magazine's "Fastest Growing Private Companies" list. This time at #1034.


Matt Miller, President of MobileDemand, was honored as a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2012 program in the Central Midwest region.


2013

Inc. 5000 Award for Tablets

Inc. Magazine announced that MobileDemand has earned a five time honoree placement on its annual Inc. 500|5000 exclusive ranking of the nation's "Fastest Growing Private Companies", this year with a strong #800 position.


Corridor Business Journal ranked tablet PC provider MobileDemand as the 7th "Fastest Growing Company" at its annual awards breakfast, achieving 139% growth from 2010 to 2012.


2014

Best Tablet for Trucking and Transportation

With more than 25,000 devices deployed, MobileDemand becomes the #1 provider of rugged tablets to the trucking industry.


2015

Wide Range of Windows Tablets

MobileDemand expands its product line to include cloud-based rugged, semi-rugged and ultra rugged tablets. The first in the industry to do so.


2016

New Rugged Surface Cases

MobileDemand introduces rugged cases for the Microsoft Surface 3 and Surface Pro 4. Easy to carry, rugged and robust.


Tablet with 3D Camera

Introduction of the xTablet T8650 means it is the first-to-market rugged tablet with a 3D camera. Ideal for volume dimensioning, object measurements, parts recognition and much more.


MobileDemand Awards and Industry Recognitions

Inc. 500 Award Winner
CBJ Fastest Growing Company Award Winner
Inc. 5000 Award Winner
Supply & Demand Chain Executive Award Winner
Five Elms Capital Flyover 50 Award Winner
Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist