30 Lines Named One of America’s Fastest-Growing Companies for Second Year
Inc. magazine has disclosed this year’s ranking of it’s annual Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the United States, and 30 Lines is No. 1241 on the list. Ranking for the second year in a row and with three-year revenue growth of 362.82 percent, this award highlights the entrepreneurial spirit of small businesses and celebrates innovation.
Not only have the companies on the 2020 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists as well. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible three-year average growth of over 500 percent and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.
“I’m grateful to have a hardworking team and clients who trust us,” said Mike Whaling, President and Founder of 30 Lines. “This recognition is a reflection of that.”
The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
SVP of Engagement and Growth, Kristi Fickert said “We have grown in many ways; our number of team members and clients has expanded, we continue to broaden our expertise in the digital landscape and even our office space has doubled over the last year. We will continue to empower our team to relentlessly pursue the most innovative marketing strategies, with a continued focus on creating remarkable experiences for our clients.”
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 Inc.com
About 30 Lines
Founded in 2008, 30 Lines is a digital marketing agency focused on creating experiences where technology and customer service enhances, rather than hinders, a consumer journey. In addition to offering a suite of digitally-driven marketing solutions, we’ve also developed software technology to create a seamless experience for marketing managers who oversee multiple digital platforms. We’re not a start-up or a trend; we’re a bootstrapped service provider with a proven track record of delivering forward-thinking solutions. Let’s connect.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
The 2020 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2016 and 2019. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2016. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2019. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2016 is $100,000; the minimum for 2019 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 20,000,000 today.
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.
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