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SLI Systems is a provider of site search and navigation technologies to connect site visitors with products on e-commerce websites. The company offers SLI E-commerce Product Discovery Suite which provides analytics, metrics, and merchandising tools; Learning Search, a predictive e-commerce site search; and SLI Enhanced Search Personalization that personalizes the shopping experience for first-time visitors and existing customers in real-time.

TypePrivate
Founded2001
HQAustin, TX, US
Websitesli-systems.com
Employee Ratings3.4
Overall CultureA+

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Employees (est.) (Sept 2021)36(-5%)
Revenue (FY, 2018)$33.8 M(+8%)
Cybersecurity ratingBMore
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Key People/Management at SLI Systems

Andy Tryba

Andy Tryba

Chief Executive Officer
Bobbi Kommineni

Bobbi Kommineni

Senior Vice President, Operations
Matt Brovelli

Matt Brovelli

Customer Success, Vice President
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SLI Systems Office Locations

SLI Systems has offices in Austin and Christchurch
Austin, TX, US (HQ)
401 Congress Ave #2650
Christchurch, NZ
4 Ash Street, Christchurch Central City
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SLI Systems Financials and Metrics

Summary Metrics

Founding Date

2001

SLI Systems total Funding

$1 m

SLI Systems latest funding size

$1 m

Time since last funding

14 years ago

SLI Systems investors

SLI Systems's latest funding round in December 2007 was reported to be $1 m. In total, SLI Systems has raised $1 m
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SLI Systems Revenue

SLI Systems's revenue was reported to be $33.8 m in FY, 2018 which is a 7.2% increase from the previous period.
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Revenue (FY, 2018)

33.8m

Revenue growth (FY, 2017 - FY, 2018), %

7.2%

Net income (FY, 2018)

4.0m

EBIT (FY, 2018)

4.1m

Cash (30-Jun-2018)

9.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Revenue

35.0m31.5m33.8m

Revenue growth, %

(10%)7%

Operating expense total

14.8m13.1m11.8m

EBIT

(201.0k)(1.6m)4.1m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018

Revenue

15.5m16.5m

Operating expense total

6.7m6.2m

EBIT

(1.3m)1.2m

EBIT margin, %

(8%)7%
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Cash

6.8m5.6m9.1m

Accounts Receivable

5.9m6.3m7.5m

Current Assets

12.6m12.0m16.7m

PP&E

1.3m1.2m1.1m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018

Cash

6.0m6.4m

Accounts Receivable

5.8m6.7m

Current Assets

11.8m13.1m

PP&E

1.2m1.1m
Annual
USDFY, 2016FY, 2017FY, 2018

Net Income

(239.0k)(1.9m)4.0m

Depreciation and Amortization

449.0k360.0k271.0k

Accounts Payable

(864.0k)(47.0k)(415.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

808.0k(792.0k)3.7m
Half Year
USDH1, 2017H1, 2018

Net Income

(1.3m)1.1m

Depreciation and Amortization

169.0k133.0k

Accounts Payable

208.0k(534.0k)

Cash From Operating Activities

(569.0k)944.0k
USDFY, 2016

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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SLI Systems Operating Metrics

FY, 2016H1, 2017FY, 2017H1, 2018FY, 2018Jan, 2020

ARR

$31.2 m$31.1 m$31.1 m$32.8 m$33.6 m

Retention Rate

84%84%93%97%93%

Patent Applications

10

Patents Issued

6
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SLI Systems Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
S.L.I. Systems, Inc
SLI Systems (Japan) K.K
SLI Systems (UK) Limited

SLI Systems Revenue Breakdown

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SLI Systems revenue breakdown by business segment: 19.5% from Site Champion and 80.5% from Learning Search suite

SLI Systems revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 12.5% from Australia, 24.4% from United Kingdom, 52.9% from United States and 10.2% from Other

SLI Systems Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

B

80/100

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SLI Systems Online and Social Media Presence

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SLI Systems Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    A+

    90/100

  • CEO Rating

    A

    83/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    100/100

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SLI Systems Blogs

Call off the search: bridging the gap between inspection and selection

Sam Russell, Customer Success Consultant at Avolin, looks at the accelerating importance of search in e-commerce, and highlights how intelligent search tools are critical to ensuring retailers optimize conversion rates and drive their revenues   Without a shadow of a doubt, 2020 is the year where ec…

AI and the Online Economy: a Perfect Partnership

Tim Rentowl, Vice President of Product Management, examines how AI can deliver real value to e-commerce strategies. While it hasn’t yet reached the outlandish Hollywood depictions, AI has definitely gone mainstream. For many retailers, AI is working hard behind the scenes, transforming businesses an…

Navigating the Search for Peak Sales

Tim Rentowl, Vice President of Product Management, looks at how online retailers can best prepare for their peak season rush. Black Friday 2019 saw a staggering 93.2 million US shoppers making purchases online, with 83.3 million customers internet shopping on Cyber Monday. The UK saw similar results…

SLI Systems Acquired by Avolin

 SLI Systems Acquired by Avolin Mission critical enterprise software brand combines personalization with inventory planning to optimize multi-channel retail modelsAugust …

Using the ‘No Results’ Page to Your Best Advantage

Not every search term results in a rendered ‘Search Results’ page. In fact, many terms site visitors search for will return a ‘No Results’ page for a variety of reasons. For example, a site visitor could be searching for beluga caviar on a gourmet food site, and the site is either out of stock or [……

Make Search Make Sense

Optimizing site search is hard—as is training staff, increasing conversion rates and maintaining retention. The good news is that with properly configured search support, we can gather and act on actual and trend information to better tailor the customer experience. We can also begin to source machi…
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SLI Systems Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was SLI Systems founded?

    SLI Systems was founded in 2001.

  • Who are SLI Systems key executives?

    SLI Systems's key executives are Andy Tryba, Bobbi Kommineni and Matt Brovelli.

  • How many employees does SLI Systems have?

    SLI Systems has 36 employees.

  • What is SLI Systems revenue?

    Latest SLI Systems annual revenue is $33.8 m.

  • What is SLI Systems revenue per employee?

    Latest SLI Systems revenue per employee is $938.9 k.

  • Who are SLI Systems competitors?

    Competitors of SLI Systems include Celebros, Unbxd and Swiftype.

  • Where is SLI Systems headquarters?

    SLI Systems headquarters is located at 401 Congress Ave #2650, Austin.

  • Where are SLI Systems offices?

    SLI Systems has offices in Austin and Christchurch.

  • How many offices does SLI Systems have?

    SLI Systems has 2 offices.