A mere two-tenths of a percent of companies have made the list 11 times
NEW YORK, August 14, 2019 – Inc. magazine revealed that SofterWare, Inc., is again on its annual Inc. 5000 list, 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.
Doug Schoenberg, CEO of SofterWare, said “Once again, we’re thrilled and honored to be named to the Inc. 5000 list for the 11th straight year. We have been serving the nonprofit fundraising software and childcare management software needs of our clients for almost four decades. So to continue seeing this growth year after year means that our staff’s unrelenting commitment to customer satisfaction translates into their success as well as ours.”
Not only have the companies on the 2019 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2019 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 454 percent, and a median rate of 157 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $237.7 billion in 2018, accounting for 1,216,308 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.
Founded in 1981 with a mission to make intuitive, easy-to-use software that’s adaptable to users’ needs, SofterWare quickly grew from a small entrepreneurial business to a multi-million dollar international operation serving tens of thousands of nonprofit, childcare, school, and payment processing clients. SofterWare started with a simple idea: that software should help people succeed. Today, we live that founding principle in our products, our culture, and our commitment to the community. Learn more at www.softerware.com.
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The Inc. 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 functions
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