ALLENTOWN, Pa., Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Creditsafe, the global business intelligence leader, today announced it had been selected by INC. Magazine as one of the fastest growing private companies in the United States. Specifically, the Company was ranked #982 out of 5,000 putting it in the top twenty percent of the annual index.
"As one of only five thousand private companies to receive this distinguished honor, we are thrilled and humbled to be named to such an elite group," said Matthew Debbage, CEO of Creditsafe USA and Asia. "Over the past several years, we have focused incredibly hard on building our business and brand in the US. This recognition is a testimony of our success."
Since establishing operations in the US in 2012, Creditsafe USA has expanded its market share and experienced strong revenue growth year over year, while achieving several significant milestones including:
Establishing its US headquarters in Lehigh Valley, PA
Expanding its global database to include data on over 242 million public and private companies from nearly 100 countries around the globe (including MENA and APAC regions) making it the world's single largest wholly owned repository of business intelligence
Continuing to develop its domestic US business information database to offer the industry's most intuitive yet insightful & accurate business and credit data to over 14,000 US users including many Fortune 500 companies
Each year for the the past 36 years, Inc. has recognized the fastest growing private companies in America. On average, companies named to this year's list, have grown sixfold since 2013. During this period, the US economy grew only 6.7%.
ABOUT THE CREDITSAFE GROUP
The Creditsafe Group is the world's most used supplier of company business intelligence, with ten Creditsafe Group reports downloaded every second. Privately owned and independently minded, Creditsafe is looking to change the way business information is used by providing high-quality data in an easy to use format that every-one in an organization can benefit from.
Founded in Norway in 1997, Creditsafe has offices in countries all over the world including: the UK, Germany, France, Sweden, Ireland, Italy, Belgium, the Netherlands, Norway and the United States. Globally, Creditsafe employs over 1,200 people and has more than 90,000 subscription customers. Four years ago, the Creditsafe Group opened offices in the U.S. under the name Creditsafe, Inc. Its U.S. operations are headquartered in Allentown, Pa. with another facility in Phoenix, AZ. For more information, please visit www.creditsafe.com.