BURLINGTON, Vt., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Dealer.com (www.dealer.com), the global leader in online marketing solutions for the automotive industry, was recognized last night by Vermont Business Magazine as the state's fastest-growing company over the past five years, with revenue growth of 1,270%.
The company received the award as part of the magazine's 8th Annual 5x5x5 Growth Awards, which honored the five fastest-growing Vermont companies over the last five years in each of five business sectors. Dealer.com not only achieved the highest growth rate in the Technology sector, but the highest of any of the 25 companies honored.
"We're proud to call Vermont our home and to be recognized for our long-term track record of growth and job creation," said Mark Bonfigli, Founder and CEO of Dealer.com. "At the same time, it's important to note that we've sustained our momentum through the economic downturn, growing our revenues 91% in 2009. We are continuing to hire at our Burlington headquarters, helping to contribute to the city's recent unemployment rate of only 5%, the lowest of any metropolitan area east of the Mississippi."
About Dealer.com (www.dealer.com)
Dealer.com is the global leader in online marketing solutions for the automotive industry, providing award winning e-marketing solutions to OEMs, auto dealers and media companies. The company's innovative websites and integrated online tools significantly lower the cost of customer acquisition, enhancing dealers' efficiency and profitability. More dealerships use the Dealer.com platform than any other platform in the world.
Recent national and international accolades include: Inc. magazine's 2010 Top Small Company Workplaces and Inc. 5000, the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year, top ranking in The Net Promoter® Score Survey of customer satisfaction, Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 and the Web Marketing Association's Automobile Standard of Excellence. In addition, Dealer.com was the 2009 Top Rated Website Provider on DrivingSales.com, and won the 2010 Dealers' Choice Diamond Award for Best Website Solution and the 2009 Most Comprehensive Search Marketing Platform Award from the Automotive Search Marketing Association. For more information visit: http://www.dealer.com/promo/look-inside.htm
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