NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine ranked Mobovida, LLC No. 2818 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The company's placement on the list represents the 10th consecutive year of being named, putting it in an extremely rare and extraordinary group of companies known as the "10X Club".
"We couldn't be more proud of the accomplishments of our wonderful team over the past 14 years in continually staying ahead of the curve, being agile and working extremely hard to grow our business every single year since inception. Being named to the Inc. 5000 for a nearly unprecedented 10 years straight is a crowning achievement and as we enter what we see as a golden age of ecommerce, we continue to be more bullish and excited about our future than ever," says CEO, Gene Ku.
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands) is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481%. 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.
"The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them."
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 10 through 12, 2017 at the JW Marriott Desert Springs Resort & Spa in Palm Desert, CA. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as former Ford president Alan Mullaly, FUBU CEO and founder and "Shark Tank" star Daymond John, Dollar Shave Club founder Michael Dubin, researcher and #1 New York Times bestseller Brené Brown, and Gravity Payments' founder and CEO Dan Price.
About Mobovida, LLC:
Mobovida, LLC dba CellularOutfitter.com is a leading online retailer of mobile, fashion and travel accessories servicing over 4 million customers since 2004. Originally established in 2002, the company has serviced over 4 million customers operating via 2 distinct channels: a leading destination reseller ecommerce site, CellularOutfitter.com; and Mobovida, a private label direct to consumer fast fashion accessory brand.
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.
About Inc. Media:
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The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.