SAN DIEGO, Sept. 6, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine revealed that Reliant Funding is No. 1047 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy's most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses.
"We are honored to join the ranks again as a six-time honoree among so many accomplished companies," says Founder and CEO of Reliant Funding, Adam Stettner. "This honor marks six years in a row on the list for Reliant. Our inclusion on this esteemed list is a testament to our employees' commitment to excellence in all we do from our company culture to our dedication to helping American Small Businesses grow."
The 2018 Inc. 5000 list shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of over 500 percent. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue was over $200 billion in 2017.
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.
"If your company is on the Inc. 5000, it's unparalleled recognition of your years of hard work and sacrifice," says Inc. editor in chief James Ledbetter.
About Reliant Funding Headquartered in San Diego with offices in New York, Reliant Funding provides customized, short-term funding to small and mid-sized businesses nationwide. Recognized for six consecutive years by Inc. Magazine among the 5000 fastest growing privately held companies in America. For more information, please visit https://www.reliantfunding.com/.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
Methodology The 2018 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2014 and 2018. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2014. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2017. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2014 is $100,000; the minimum for 2017 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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The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates the remarkable achievements of these companies. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.