(The Hosting News) – Inc. magazine named Datapipe to its fourth annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. A leading provider of managed hosting and IT services, Datapipe joins other prominent brands on this year’s list including Music website Pandora, convenience store chain 7-Eleven, Brooklyn Brewery, and Radio Flyer, maker of the iconic children’s red wagon. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs.
“Thanks to the dedication and expertise of our team, Datapipe continues to experience significant growth in all business lines,” said Robb Allen, CEO of Datapipe. “We are pleased to be ranked among the Inc. 5000 which speaks to the success of our high-value solutions and industry leading customer service,” Allen added.
IT Services had the second most companies on this year’s list with 607. Datapipe’s headquarters are in the New York metro area which boasted 410 Inc. 5000 companies, making it the top metro area.
The 2010 Inc. 5000, unveiled on Inc.com, serves as a unique illustration of the profound changes taking place in the U.S. economy. This year’s Inc. 5000 employ a record 1.4 million people, up from one million on last year’s list. “The leaders of the companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 have figured out how to grow their businesses during the longest recession since the Great Depression,” said Inc. President Bob LaPointe