SOUTHWEST RANCHES, Fla., Aug. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc., one of the nation's leading providers of financing solutions to healthcare professionals, is pleased to announce that they have been named to the Inc. 500|5000 list of America's fastest-growing private companies. BHG earned a #3675 ranking overall, including a #185 ranking in the financial services industry. This marks the sixth consecutive year that BHG has earned a spot on the list and the seventh time in the last eight years. Of the nearly 40,000 companies that have been named to the list, only 125 have made it seven times or more.
"It's an honor to once again be recognized on the Inc. 500|5000 list with so many of America's innovative companies," said Albert Crawford, Chairman and CEO of Bankers Healthcare Group. "Our continued growth through challenging economic times is a testament to our customer-focused business model and the hard work of our dedicated employees."
In 2011, Bankers Healthcare Group had another record-breaking year. In addition to posting record revenues, BHG successfully launched a number of new financing solutions designed to better serve their healthcare clientele. Due to this growth, BHG also unveiled plans to construct new financial headquarters in Syracuse, NY.
In a stagnant economic environment, the median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, with aggregate revenues approaching $300 billion. Since Bankers Healthcare Group debuted on the list at #5 in 2005, the organization has created 130 jobs and generated nearly $750 million in revenue.
"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 Eric Schurenberg.
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About Bankers Healthcare Group, Inc. Since 1992, Bankers Healthcare Group has been providing financing solutions to healthcare professionals throughout the United States. BHG offers a suite of financing options tailored to the unique needs of today's healthcare professionals. In 2012, Dun & Bradstreet ranked BHG's financial stability in the top 2% of companies in the financial sector. To date, Bankers Healthcare Group has proudly served over 60,000 healthcare professionals.