Demandforce No. 220 on Inc.'s 500 Fastest-Growing Private Companies
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 15 -- Inc. magazine has named Demandforce, Inc., a Web-based customer communication and reputational marketing software platform, one of the fastest-growing, privately held businesses in the United States. Demandforce makes its debut on the coveted annual list at No. 220 with three-year growth of 936.2%.
“We are proud to be recognized by Inc. magazine. The team of dedicated, hardworking individuals we have assembled, as well as the customers who had the faith and foresight to work with us from the beginning, are the reason we are on this list,” said Rick Berry, president of Demandforce. “We have already eclipsed our 2008 results and are ahead of plan in 2009. We look forward to continuing the accelerated growth in our existing markets as we begin to enter additional industries.”
The Demandforce D3 Web-based software helps businesses generate demand for their products and services through a highly effective customer communication and reputational marketing platform. Demandforce launched nationally in February 2005, achieved profitability just 18 months later, and has had 16 quarters of consecutive growth. Located in the Silicon Valley San Francisco Bay area, one of the leading technology hubs in the world, Demandforce debuted on the list as:
- The 2nd Fastest Growing Software Company in California
- The 12th Fastest Growing Software Company in the United States
- The 220th Fastest Growing Company in the United States
"If you want to know which companies are going to change the world, look at the Inc. 500," said Inc. editor Jane Berentson. "These are the most dynamic, fast-growth companies in the nation, the ones finding innovative solutions to problems, creating smart systems, and inventing products we soon discover we can't live without."
Founded in 2003, Demandforce is a leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider used by over 6000 business users to create demand for their products and services. Demandforce’s flagship product, Demandforce D3, connects Demandforce clients to over 12 million end consumers through a next-generation customer communication and online reputational management platform. The company has achieved 16 quarters of over 80% year-over-year quarterly growth and is led by a management team that has over a decade of experience developing and delivering Web-based applications that drive real, tangible business value. Demandforce, Inc is headquartered in San Francisco, CA. To learn more about Demandforce, please visit http://www.demandforce.com.
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