NEW YORK, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- HealthCare.com a leading direct-to-consumer health insurance company, today announced it ranked #92 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. HealthCare.com grew its revenue by 1,421% over the 2014 - 2017 year period. The privately held company expects revenue in 2018 to increase by nearly 200% above 2017 results.
"We are grateful to be recognized by Deloitte for the third year in a row and proud of the HealthCare.com team for the continued growth the company has experienced since its founding in 2014," commented Jose Vargas, co-founder and president of HealthCare.com. "Our focus and commitment is to help American consumers make better insurance decisions and navigate the health insurance and Medicare supplement marketplace to find the right personalized coverage."
"Congratulations to the Deloitte 2018 Technology Fast 500 winners on this impressive achievement," said Sandra Shirai, vice chairman, Deloitte LLP, and U.S. technology, media and telecommunications leader. "These companies are innovators who have converted their disruptive ideas into products, services and experiences that can captivate new customers and drive remarkable growth."
HealthCare.com previously ranked 61 as a Technology Fast 500™ award winner for 2017.
HealthCare.com is an online health insurance company providing a data-driven shopping platform and insurance content to help American consumers enroll in individual health insurance and Medicare plans. HealthCare.com also develops and markets a portfolio of proprietary, direct-to-consumer health insurance and supplemental insurance products under the name Pivot Health. Founded in 2014, the company is headquartered in New York City, and is backed by PeopleFund and individual investors including current and former executives of Booking.com and Priceline. HealthCare.com is a 3-time honoree of the Inc. 500 list of America's fastest-growing companies. For more info, visit www.healthcare.com.
About Deloitte's 2018 Technology Fast 500™
Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 provides a ranking of the fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies — both public and private — in North America. Technology Fast 500 award winners are selected based on percentage fiscal year revenue growth from 2014 to 2017.
In order to be eligible for Technology Fast 500 recognition, companies must own proprietary intellectual property or technology that is sold to customers in products that contribute to a majority of the company's operating revenues. Companies must have base-year operating revenues of at least $50,000 USD, and current-year operating revenues of at least $5 million USD. Additionally, companies must be in business for a minimum of four years and be headquartered within North America.
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