Inc. Magazine Unveils Its Annual Exclusive List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies-the Inc.500|5000
NEW YORK, August 21, 2012 – Inc. magazine today ranked Home Design Outlet Center NO. 2085 on its sixth 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. Unified Payments tops this year’s list. Home Design Outlet Center joins Yelp, yogurt maker Chobani, Giftcards.com, KIND and famed hatmaker Tilly’s, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion.
“Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
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.
The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million.
About Home Design Outlet Center
Home Design Outlet Center is a U.S. – based company best known for its e-commerce site, www.HomeDesignOutletCenter.com, but which also operates six physical showrooms in the United States. In all cases, the company specializes in products for decorating the home. Bathrooms are our company’s primary focus; products offered for sale are quality bathroom vanities, faucets, sinks, glass mosaics, marble, travertine tiles and natural stone products.
Home Design Outlet Center’s parent company, VGA International LLC, opened in May 2004 in New Jersey. Home Design Outlet Center was launched as a branch of VGA International in 2006. Originally consisting of just a Web presence, the company has since expanded to six physical locations in Secaucus New Jersey, Miami, Florida Orlando, Florida, Chicago, Illinois, Sterling, Virginia and Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Home Design Outlet Center is direct importers of all products displayed on the website and in all local showrooms and warehouses.
Home Design Outlet Center is recognized as a leader in innovative, factory-direct home design products. The items are available at the website are key elements in upgrading the look and value of rooms throughout the house, especially bathrooms. Most products are in stock at all times, and company ships them daily to destinations across the country.
The Home Design Outlet Center philosophy guides the company: “Success is based on our customers’ satisfaction, and that is our personal success.” This philosophy is why our staff doesn’t operate on a commission system. This allows the staff to operate with the customers’ needs in mind, and not the need to make a quick sale.
Home Design Outlet Center online store is available 24/7 at www.HomeDesignOutletCenter.com (800) 701-0388
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