Inc. magazine today ranked Growthink No. 2515 on its 2014 Inc. 500|5000 List, 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 entrepreneurs.
Growthink joins Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Jamba Juice, Timberland, Clif Bar, Pandora, Patagonia, Oracle and other notable alumni. In addition to Growthink, the 2014 list added such powerhouses as GoPro, Bridger, Fuhu, Tough Muder, Bowlmor, and Lending Club.
“Growthink's return to the Inc. 5000 is a great validation of the long-term sustainability and ongoing timeliness of our mission, and of the incredible hard work and inspirational spiritedness of our amazing professionals,” said Growthink CEO Jay Turo.
The median growth rate of 2014 Inc. 500|5000 companies is a mind-boggling 516 percent. The companies on last year’s created over 520,000 jobs, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
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/5000.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500 | 5000 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. Editor Eric Schurenberg.