GREENWOOD VILLAGE, Colo. and NEW YORK, Aug. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. magazine ranked ShopAtHome.com No. 1,155 on its seventh annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. ShopAtHome.com joins LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW and LifeLock, among other prominent brands featured on this year's list.
ShopAtHome.com has been ranked among the fastest growing private companies on the magazine's lists for the past two years, as No. 424 in 2012 and No. 715 in 2011. The company also ranks No. 27 on the list of the Top Colorado Companies and has added 91 jobs in the state over the past three years.
"We are pleased to have been recognized as one of Inc. magazine's fastest-growing companies again in 2013," said Marc Braunstein, president and founder of ShopAtHome.com. "We have been honored to make the list in each of the past three years and are dedicated to continuing on this growth trajectory and to providing incredible savings for consumers. Our continued success is testament of the great work our team does to bring our growing consumer base the best savings and Cash Back deals available."
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created more than 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500|5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy," says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
Complete results of the Inc. 500|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/5000.
About the Inc. 500/5000
The 2013 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2009 to 2012. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2009. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of Dec. 31, 2012. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2009 is $100,000; the minimum for 2012 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 www.inc.com/500.
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About the Inc. 500|5000 Conference
Each year, Inc. and Inc.com celebrate the remarkable achievements of today's entrepreneurial superstars—the privately held small businesses that drive our economy. The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony brings together members of the Inc. community, both a new class of Inc. 500|5000 honorees and the list's alumni, for three days of powerful networking, inspired learning and momentous celebration. Please join us Oct. 10–12, 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, D.C. For more information about the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony and to register, visit www.inc500conference.com or call 866-901-3205.
Founded in 1986 by husband-and-wife team Marc and Claudia Braunstein, ShopAtHome.com is the web's largest provider of online coupons, Cash Back rewards and printable grocery and restaurant coupons. The only destination integrating the best discounts from coupons, deals and Cash Back, the site has evolved from its early roots as the "Catalog of Catalogs". Throughout this transformation, the company has kept the same goal—helping improve the shopping experience for millions of shoppers. As a true coupon powerhouse, ShopAtHome.com aims to provide the most savings to consumers whether they're shopping at the grocery store or at their favorite online retailer. For more information visit www.ShopAtHome.com.