|3-Year Growth of 1,137% Propels SearchMarketers Into the 2014 Inc. 500|
Inc. magazine ranked SearchMarketers.com in the Top 500 of its 33rd annual Inc. 500, an exclusive ranking of the America's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs. SearchMarketers.com joins companies such as Microsoft, Zappos, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Zipcar, Clif Bar, Vizio, Oracle, and many other well-known brands gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500.
The 2014 Inc. 500, which hit newstands in the September issue of Inc., is the most competitive list of companies in history. To make the list, companies had to have achieved a staggering minimum of 942% in growth. The Inc. 500's aggregate revenue is $14 billion, with a median three-year growth of 3,313 percent. The companies on this year's Inc. 500 employ more than 52,100 people and generated over 40,000 jobs in the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 500, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/500.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy,"Says Inc. magazine Editor Eric Schurenberg.