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 that recognized." 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 http://www.datasourceinc.com.
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