Cloud Solutions Provider Company Receives Top Honors Among America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for Second Straight Year
ATLANTA, August 18, 2016 — Inc. magazine today ranked Company.com NO. 5 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.
“It’s always exciting to be honored,” says Bill Wade, Founder and CEO. “But to know that we are an example of what our own customers, America’s small businesses, can accomplish is exponentially more satisfying.”
The 2016 Inc. 5000 rankings were unveiled online at Inc.com; the top 500 companies will be featured in the September issue of Inc. magazine. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
2016 marks the second year of participation for Company.com, LLC. In 2015, the first year that the company took part in the selection process, they ranked #10 overall. A second consecutive strong showing in the index signals not only a break-out year, but sustained growth, strong trajectory, and confirmation of the company’s business model.
Company.com specializes in providing enterprise-quality software and business services products to small businesses, which represent over 96% of American companies. By simplifying the selection and management of resources ranging from productivity and collaboration software to full-service financial services including payment and HR solutions, Company.com strives to help small business owners spend less time in the back office and more time focusing on building their businesses.
Travis Staut, Chief Marketing Officer
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The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent–not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies–as of December 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.