Inc. Magazine Ranks Recent Experian Acquisition Medical Present Value, Inc. at 1,888 on Its Inc. 5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Sep 23, 2011, 07:37 ET from Experian

COSTA MESA, Calif., Sept. 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Experian®, the leading global information services company, today announced that Inc. magazine ranked Medical Present Value, Inc. (MPV) at 1,888 on its fifth-annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Experian acquired MPV in June 2011.

The Inc. 5000 list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy: America's independent entrepreneurs. Online retailer ideeli tops this year's list, and MPV joins Spirit Airlines; television maker Vizio; Honest Tea; Dunkin Donuts; and Metrokane, makers of the Rabbit corkscrew, among other prominent brands featured.

"We are extremely proud that MPV was named to this year's Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing private companies," said Dan Johnson, president of Experian Healthcare. "MPV's dedication to growing its business and its comprehensive products and services made it a perfect fit for Experian's Healthcare vertical. The integration of MPV into Experian Healthcare enables us to further our mission of helping healthcare providers improve their financial health."

In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2011 Inc. 5000 companies remains an impressive 94 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created 350,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $366 billion, up 14 percent from last year.

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 http://www.inc.com/5000.

"Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is," said Inc. magazine editor Jane Berentson.

About Inc. Magazine

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC, Inc. (www.inc.com) is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today's innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 710,106, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology. Visit us online at www.inc.com.

About the Inc. 500|5000 Conference

Each year, Inc. and Inc.com celebrate the remarkable achievements of today's entrepreneurial superstars — the privately held small businesses that drive our economy. The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony brings together members of the Inc. community, both a new class of Inc. 500|5000 honorees and the list's alumni, for three days of powerful networking, inspired learning, and momentous celebration. Please join us September 22–24, 2011, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, located minutes from downtown Washington, D.C. For more information about the 2011 Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony and to register, visit www.inc500conference.com or call 866-901-3205.

About Experian

Experian is the leading global information services company, providing data and analytical tools to clients in more than 80 countries. The company helps businesses to manage credit risk, prevent fraud, target marketing offers and automate decision making. Experian also helps individuals to check their credit report and credit score and protect against identity theft.

Experian plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (EXPN) and is a constituent of the FTSE 100 index. Total revenue for the year ended 31 March 2011 was $4.2 billion. Experian employs approximately 15,000 people in 41 countries and has its corporate headquarters in Dublin, Ireland, with operational headquarters in Nottingham, UK; California, US; and Sao Paulo, Brazil.

For more information, visit http://www.experianplc.com.

Experian and the Experian marks used herein are service marks or registered trademarks of Experian Information Solutions, Inc. Other product and company names mentioned herein are the property of their respective owners.

Contact:
Roslyn Whitehurst
Experian Public Relations
1 714 830 5578
roslyn.whitehurst@experian.com

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