ST. LOUIS, Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- St. Louis-based company ej4, a leading provider in eLearning content and solutions, was ranked by Inc. magazine as number 3996 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment— its independent small and midsized businesses. With growth of 71% from 2013 to 2016 ej4 joins companies such as Microsoft, Dell, Domino's Pizza, Pandora, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names that gained their first national exposure as honorees of the Inc. 5000.
"We are excited to be on Inc. 5000 list of fastest growing companies. Our products, customers, partners, and internal teams have experienced record setting growth over the last 5 years. To see our name listed among so many great companies today, this award is something we're all very proud of. And it will propel us moving forward," said Ryan Eudy, CEO of ej4. "We look forward to continuing our growth in this competitive market and moving up on the list for next year."
The 2017 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 Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years. 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 www.inc.com/inc5000.
"We are thrilled to see our company experiencing this much growth and to have earned a place on the Inc. 5000 list," says Director of Operations, Kathy Irish. "It's a testament to our amazing team here at ej4. Their hard work and dedication to the company is what makes this all possible."
For more information about ej4, or to sign up for a free trial of ej4's learning management system, Thinkzoom, visit ej4.com
Founded in 2004, ej4 is a leading provider of eLearning content and solutions. Focusing on the 4 "J's" (just as needed, just enough, just in time, and just right), ej4 closes the gap between employee potential and results. Led by some of the most dedicated and knowledgeable professionals in the industry, ej4 continues to be a trailblazer in the eLearning industry.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Methodology
The 2017 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2013 to 2016. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2013. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2016. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2013 is $100,000; the minimum for 2016 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/inc5000.
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