HERNDON, Va., Aug. 23, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Spear, Inc., a premier IT Federal Government Contractor, has been recognized as #386 on the 2017 36th annual Inc. 500|5000 List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. As an Inc. 500 honoree, Spear now shares a pedigree with Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, GoPro, Oracle and dozens of other Inc. 500 alumni that have gone on to become household names. In addition to Spear, the class of 2017 includes such powerhouses as S'well, Bitly, and Orangetheory Fitness.
"I am very proud and appreciative of our Spearmates across the nation who make this recognition a reality. We are thrilled to be not only an Inc. 5000 company, but also an Inc. 500 honoree," said Gino Antonelli, Co-Founder, President and COO for Spear, Inc.
The 2017 Inc. 500|5000 List is the latest recognition earned by Spear, Inc. Recently, Spear was named SECAF 2017 Government Contractor of the Year and ACG 2017 Emerging Growth Company of the Year.
"The recognition comes at a time of explosive growth in revenue and customer satisfaction for Spear, Inc. Our 1,117% three-year growth rate would not be possible without the customers and partners that believed in our capabilities from day one," stated Richard Pineda, Co-Founder and CEO of Spear, Inc.
The 2017 Inc. 5000 is the most competitive crop in the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a 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.
About Spear, Inc.
Spear, Inc. was founded with a mission to deliver superior, IT solutions, cybersecurity, and data analytics services for business partners and federal agency clients. Led by our team of industry veterans, Spear combines the winning attributes of large business pedigree with small business agility and drive. Our depth of experience coupled with personalized attention leads to timely response, innovative decision making, and flexibility to market needs, changes, and trends for our customers. Spear understands today's economic climate that challenges government agencies to "do more with less". Delivering value and exceeding customer expectations is at the core of everything we do. Our solutions/performance/results-driven approach reflects the passion and entrepreneurial spirit of its founders.
Spear is proud to be named SECAF 2017 Government Contractor of the Year and ACG 2017 Emerging Growth Company of the Year. Spear is also an ELITE status Splunk partner and a 2016 GovCon Award Finalist for Federal Contractor of the Year. For more information about Spear, please visit www.spear-inc.net.