ginnybakes™ Honored in the Inc. 5000 Annual List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies

ginnybakes™ Ranks No. 211 on the 2015 Inc. 5000 with Outstanding Three-Year Sales Growth

Aug 13, 2015, 09:00 ET from ginnybakes

MIAMI, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- ginnybakes, creator of outrageously delicious organic, gluten-free, non-GMO and kosher baked goods, has been recognized in Inc. magazine's 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. ginnybakes ranked 211 on the 2015 Inc. 5000 with an impressive three-year sales growth of 2,027%.

Founded in 2010 by Ginny Simon, a holistic nutritionist, health and lifestyle coach and entrepreneur, ginnybakes offers unbelievably tasty desserts and snacks made with only premium, whole-food ingredients, such as all-natural real dark chocolate, coconut, fruits and nuts, to make a guilt-free indulgence the whole family can enjoy. Built on strong family values and a foundation of transparency and authenticity, all ginnybakes foods are born in Ginny's home kitchen and then produced and packaged in a dedicated gluten-free kitchen in Miami.

"We are thrilled to be recognized by Inc. Magazine among such an exceptional selection of companies," said Ginny Simon, founder and CEO of ginnybakes. "Our goal in creating ginnybakes was to help people everywhere indulge mindfully and lead healthy, balanced lives. We strongly believe in a creating a culture of goodness and we are honored to offer our consumers simple, delicious snacks that they can feel good about both inside and out. This recognition highlights the dedication and passion that goes into ginnybakes and we are excited to see what the future holds as we continue to grow."

Earlier this month, ginnybakes announced expanded distribution and retail availability of ginnybakes foods in nearly 1,000 new retail locations including select Kroger, HEB, Albertson's and Vitamin Cottage locations as well as local retailers Gelson's, Fairway, Shaws, Bashas', Schnucks, and New Seasons. This expansion adds to existing ginnybakes distribution with select Whole Foods locations, and local retailers including Roche Bros, Big Y, Kings, Publix, Fresh Market, Stop & Shop, Giant Supermarkets, Raley's, and Bristol Farms.

The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com features the most competitive crop in the list's history, with the average company on the list achieving a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue was $205 billion, generating 647,000 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.

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About ginnybakes
Founded in 2010 by holistic nutritionist, Ginny Simon, ginnybakes is a line of outrageously delicious and nutritious organic, gluten-free, and non-GMO cookies, bars and bake mixes. The current family of products includes gb cookies, ginnyminis, gb bake mixes, gb crumbles and ginnybars. All ginnybakes products are made in a dedicated gluten-free kitchen and are also Kosher Certified. A family company with strong values, ginnybakes also promotes stewardship of our planet, and builds strong partnerships with suppliers who use renewable resources, conserve soil and water to help enhance environmental quality for future generations. To learn more, please visit http://www.ginnybakes.com/and follow ginnybakes via Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.

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. 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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