Inc. Magazine Unveils Its 37th Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
Sep. 06, 2018
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 6, 2018--Inc. magazine revealed that Visible Supply Chain Management is number 764 on its 37 th 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. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
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“We are thrilled to be recognized on the 2018 Inc. 5000. To see them recognize Visible as Utah’s #1 Transportation and Logistics company, Visible was both the largest and fastest growing company in those categories, was very gratifying. The state of Utah has a reputation for its competitive entrepreneurial landscape and we are proud to be Utah’s #1 supply chain leader with our innovations.” Said Jared Starling, CEO of Visible Supply Chain Management.
Not only have the companies on the 2018 Inc. 5000 (which are listed online at Inc.com, with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands now) been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2 percent, and a median rate of 171.8 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 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.
“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. “The lines of business may come and go, or come and stay. What doesn’t change is the way entrepreneurs create and accelerate the forces that shape our lives.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring the companies on the list will be held October 17 to 19, 2018, at the JW Marriott San Antonio Hill Country Resort, in San Antonio, Texas. As always, speakers include some of the greatest innovators and business leaders of our generation.
About Visible Supply Chain Management:
Since 1992, Visible Supply Chain Management has provided customized solutions for B2B and B2C organizations around the globe. Over time, Visible has evolved into the business to call for e-commerce enterprises that need to ship anything, anywhere, any time. Due to strategic acquisitions and a team of seasoned logistics experts, Visible offers proprietary technology systems, shipping and delivery, custom packaging, freight, kitting, fulfillment, distribution, logistics and warehouse management tools.
Visible serves over 25,000 customers and moves more than 127 million packages every year. Visible delivers to over 135 countries and utilizes four, bi-coastal warehouses to guarantee two-day delivery within the continental United States.
Visible has won numerous coveted awards, including the prestigious Pitney Bowes’ Retail (R)evolution Award for Global Commerce Innovation, which recognizes leading global commerce innovators, early adopters, and creative problem solvers that are finding new ways to facilitate commerce by understanding consumers, thinking “outside the box” and delivering on the unified commerce promise. Visible has also been recognized as 3 rd place winner of 2018 Utah Business’ Fast 50 growing companies, 2018 Transport Topic’s Top 50 Logistics Companies, 2018 Transport Topic’s Top 100 Freight Brokerage Firms, 2 nd place winner of 2017 Utah Business’ Fast 50 growing companies and 2017 Mountain West Capital Network’s Utah’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
The 2018 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2014 and 2017. 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.
About Inc. Media
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Inc. took home the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. The total monthly audience reach for the brand has been growing significantly, from 2,000,000 in 2010 to more than 18,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
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.
For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://conference.inc.com/.
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CONTACT: Visible Supply Chain Management
Maren Timmerman, 801-386-7264
Drew Kerr, 212-849-8250
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA UTAH
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT TRANSPORT TRUCKING MANUFACTURING LOGISTICS/SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT PACKAGING PROFESSIONAL SERVICES CONSULTING RETAIL
SOURCE: Visible Supply Chain Management
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