Inc. magazine today ranked Franchise Marketing Systems No. 891 on its 34th annual Inc. 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. 5000.
Chief Operating Officer, Tom DuFore, was ecstatic about the recognition. In a statement, he said, “Our accomplishments are based on client relationships and our client’s success. It has been a goal of ours from the start to be listed in Inc. 5000 and I’m excited we made it a reality.”
When asked to comment, Vice President, Alan George stated, “It’s simple economics, we saw a need in the market place and filled that need with our marketing knowledge.”
The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 490%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 jobs over the past three years.