Inc. magazine today ranked Ace Metrix NO. 929 on its 33rd 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.
Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino's Pizza,
LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure
as members of the Inc. 500|5000. The list is made up of hyper growth
startups from nearly every industry, yet Ace Metrix stands alone as the
disruptive force in market research, having applied technology and
science to largely pre-automated industry.
"Earning placement on a list of this distinction, and among other
disruptive and innovative companies, allows the Ace Metrix team to pause
briefly to celebrate the dedication and work invested these past few
years," said Peter Daboll, CEO of Ace Metrix. "Our thanks to Inc.
magazine for curating this impressive group of overachievers and to our
valued clients who inspire us to keep growing in every respect."
The 2014 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500
companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on
newsstands August 20 to November 30), is the most competitive crop in
the list's history. The average company on the list achieved a
mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000' s aggregate
revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 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.
"What surprises me, even though I know it's coming, is the sheer variety
of the paths our entrepreneurs take to success, thematically reflecting
how our economy has evolved," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief
Eric Schurenberg. "This year there are farmore social media and far
fewer computer hardware businesses than there were, say, six years ago.
But what doesn't change is the fearsome creativity unleashed by American
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will
be held from October 15 through 17, 2014 in Phoenix. Speakers include
some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as
Michael Dell, Martha Stewart, host of the CNBC show "The Profit" Marcus
Lemonis, Container Store Founder and CEO Kip Tindell, and Chobani
Founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya.
About Ace Metrix
Ace Metrix® is the new standard in television and video advertising
analytics, dedicated to delivering better, faster, and more
cost-effective solutions for evaluating video advertising within
competitive context. Through the Ace Metrix LIVE™ platform, companies
can access timely, actionable data wherever, whenever they need to,
enabling real-time advertising campaign optimization. Combining leading
edge technology and patent pending methodology, Ace Metrix is
revolutionizing the way marketers measure themselves and their
competitive landscape. The Company is privately held and is backed by
leading venture capital firms and industry leaders including Hummer
Winblad Venture Partners, Palomar Ventures, Leapfrog Ventures, and WPP.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000
The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when
comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and
generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They had to be U.S.-based,
privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or
divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2013. (Since then, a
number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The
minimum revenue required for 2010 is $100,000; the minimum for 2013 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/5000.
About Inc. and the Inc. 5000
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. Total monthly audience reach for the brand
has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today.
For more information, visit http://www.inc.com.
The Inc. 500|5000 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
For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.
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