HOUSTON, Aug. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine today ranked The Ticket Experience LLC NO. 918 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.
The Ticket Experience LLC joins exclusive company by being added to the "Inc. 5000 Honor Roll" which is reserved for companies that make the list five times.
The Houston based company's accomplishment is unique in that the firm made the list in consecutive years and ranked in the top 1000 each year.
"As is the case with most industries, the resale ticket business is extremely dynamic," said The Ticket Experience LLC Managing Member Patrick Ryan. "This recognition is a testament to the confidence the professional teams we work with have in our firm to help them leverage and maximize the secondary market."
The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. is the most competitive crop in the list's history.
The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. Coincidentally, The Ticket Experience's three-year growth was exactly 490% with 2014 revenue surpassing $33 million.
"We take tremendous pride in our employees constantly looking for ways to improve processes so as to maintain this high level of growth," says The Ticket Experience President Ignacio Cubero. "Every member of our organization takes tremendous pride in this recognition as we are constantly motivated by our fellow Inc. 5000 companies and the best practices they implement to grow and innovate."
More about The Ticket Experience LLC
The Ticket Experience LLC is based in Houston, TX and specializes in partnering with professional sports organizations to strategically manage secondary market ticket inventory. The firm focuses on quantifying how distribution and pricing impacts both the single game consumer and season ticket holder. The company does business with over 70 teams in 43 of the 50 largest U.S. metro areas.
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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. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.'s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.
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