USWired Named on 2013 Inc. 5000 List of America’s Fastest Growing Companies
SAN JOSE, Calif. — August 13, 2013 — USWired Inc., a leading provider of IT Support and Cloud Services, announced today that it has been named to Inc. Magazine's Annual Inc. 500|5000 ranking of America’s fastest-growing private companies. USWired is ranked No. 4,533 with three-year sales growth of 49%. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. USWired joins LivingSocial, Edible Arrangements, CDW and Lifelock, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.
"We are very proud to have achieved this honor in recognition of our tremendous growth over the past several years," said Robin Hau, President and CEO of USWired. "We look forward to continuing this momentum of sustainable growth through innovative IT services and world-class customer service."
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
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/5000.
"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. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
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. 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 www.inc.com/500.
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 www.inc.com.
Based in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley, USWired is a leading provider of IT support and cloud services for small to mid-sized businesses, large enterprises, and government entities. Since 1996, USWired has delivered comprehensive, dependable, and cost-effective IT services and solutions tailored to the special needs and budgets of our clients. For more information, visit www.uswired.com.