FORT WORTH, Texas, Aug. 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Tara Wilson Agency (www.tarawilson.com), a Fort Worth-Texas based group of fearless and creative experiential marketers, announced today it is named as an honoree on the 36th annual Inc. 5000 (www.inc.com/inc5000), 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 and midsized businesses. This is the first appearance on the Inc. 5000 for Tara Wilson Agency, which helps business giants like Samsung and Nike redefine brand engagement and reach people on a deeper, sensory level. The company has secured a spot in the top 20% of this elite group with a ranking at No. 901.
"Being recognized on the 2017 Inc. 5000 is a milestone of entrepreneurial success," explains Tara Wilson, CEO and founder of Tara Wilson Agency. Operating under the company mantra, "Fierce enough to handle it!," the Tara Wilson Agency team is a committed group of fearless and creative marketers that understand the tremendous power of inviting people into a brand's universe by way of an experience. "We are passionate about creating emotional connections between our clients' brands and consumers through imaginative, immersive and transformative experiences. Face-to-face interactions are important – there's power in that," concludes Tara, who is described by clients as a "fierce dot-connector" and "great blend of creativity and professionalism."
The 2017 Inc. 5000 list, unveiled online at Inc.com (with the first 500 featured in the magazine's September issue, available on newsstands August 16th) is ranked according to a company's percentage growth over a three-year period – from 2013-2016. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $206 billion. The average company on the 2017 Inc. 5000 achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481% and collectively generated 619, 500 jobs over the past three years. "The Inc. 5000 honor underscores our achievements and that the hard work we've done for clients we love is paying off," adds Wilson.
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 online at Inc.com.
"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." Companies such as Microsoft, Yelp, Pandora, LinkedIn, Toys"R"Us, Zillow and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as Inc. 5000 honorees.
Tara Wilson Agency and the Inc. 5000 honorees will be recognized at the 10th anniversary Inc. 5000 Conference & Gala to 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 Tara Wilson Agency
Tara Wilson Agency is a Fort Worth, Texas-based experiential marketing agency that creates emotional connections between their clients' brands and consumers through imaginative, immersive and transformative experiences. Operating under the company mantra, "Fierce enough to handle it!," Tara Wilson Agency is a committed group of fearless and creative marketers that understand the tremendous power of inviting people into a brand's universe by way of a deeper, sensory and moving experience. Today, the company helps business giants like Samsung and Nike redefine brand engagement by creating experiential events that drive people to truly engage with a brand in a more authentic way – so they can feel it, touch it, inhale it. CEO and Entrepreneur Tara Wilson, an avid athlete who has completed one Ironman, 3 half-Ironman and 9 marathons, has appeared on a variety of national and local media outlets including The Today Show, Entrepreneur.com, MSN's Business on Main and Fox Business, as well as in the Fort Worth Star-Telegram and Dallas Morning News. Learn more at www.tarawilson.com and on Instagram: @tarawilsonagency.
About Inc. 5000:
The Inc. 5000 (www.inc.com/inc5000), 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.