NEW YORK, Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today ranked ECR Software Corporation NO. 2833 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, 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 independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names are members of the Inc. 5000.
"The Inc. 5000 represents the vitality and promise of a strong United States," Pete Catoe, President and CEO, said Wednesday, "I am very proud of the ECRS team and honored to be part of this distinguished and dynamic group."
The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com, is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.
"The story of this year's Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don't achieve that kind of success by accident."
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 21 through 23, 2015 in Orlando.
In business since 1989, ECRS has amassed thousands of successful retail clients in all 50 of the United States, Canada, and the Caribbean. ECRS provides a comprehensive solution ecosystem, including point-of-sale, self-service, mobile point of sale, back office, analytics, inventory and replenishment, supply chain automation, warehousing, general ledger, A/R, eCommerce, customer loyalty and marketing, membership management, fuel pump integration, and pharmacy system integration. ECRS is a privately held, USA-based company that provides software, hardware, service, and support. www.ecrs.com
Inc. 5000 Methodology
The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent – not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies – as of December 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 is $2 million.