SILVER SPRING, Md., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- DataSource Inc., a Silver
Spring, MD-based software development firm, has placed No. 12 on the Inc. 500
list of fastest-growing private companies in the United States. The Inc. 500,
published on October 17th, is an exclusive report on the companies and CEOs
who are changing the face of American business.
In the five years since it was established, DataSource has grown by 6,500
percent. "We're certainly thrilled to see our name so high on the list," said
Pamela W. Hopkins, founder, president and CEO of DataSource. "Everyone in the
company has worked so hard to make the growth possible, and I'm happy to see
DataSource provides custom software development, systems integration and
network services to commercial and government clients. Specializing in
eCommerce/eGov solutions and N-Tier distributed technology, the company is
currently self-funding product development efforts in the eBusiness/wireless
arena. Hopkins says she expects the company to have a product offering ready
by mid 2001. "The product will have wide application in both the commercial
and government areas," she said.
Hopkins' leadership of DataSource was recently honored by Ernst & Young,
LLP, which named her a 2000 Entrepreneur of the Year. DataSource has also
received several local revenue growth awards and in September was named a
"Global Best Practices" award winner by Arthur Andersen in recognition of
outstanding business practices. To learn more about DataSource, please visit
SOURCE DataSource, Inc.