Global Reach Internet Productions is honored by Inc. magazine's annual exclusive list, ranked at No. 3,242 with a three-year revenue growth of more than 100%.
Ames, Iowa - For the first time, Global Reach Internet Productions, a leader in innovation in the IT Services industry, has been recognized by Inc. Magazine as one of America's fastest-growing privately held companies. Inc. Magazine ranked Global Reach Internet Productions 12th on the fastest growing companies in Iowa list and #3242 nationwide. The company also placed #4 in the IT Services industry for the state of Iowa. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Global Reach Internet Productions now joins companies such as Microsoft, Zappos, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Zipcar, Clif Bar, Vizio, Oracle, and many others as members of the Inc. 500|5000.
“We are honored to be recognized on the 2013 Inc. 5000 list. I am thankful for the wonderful employees and our loyal clients for helping to make the last three years such a success,” said Iacovos Zachariades, President and CEO of Global Reach.
"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,” said Eric Schurenberg, editor for Inc. Magazine. “They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy.”
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 December 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. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000/list/2013.