SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 3 Eight Crossings, aSacramento-based company that provides off-site support services for doctors,lawyers and authors, is one of the fastest-growing private U.S. companies,according to Inc. magazine's September 2008 issue.
With a whopping 875.2-percent revenue growth from 2004 to 2007, EightCrossings was ranked No. 331 out of the 500 fastest-growing U.S. companiesduring the three-year period. The magazine also ranked Eight Crossings theNo. 41 fastest-growing private business services company nationwide, the No.54 fastest-growing private company in California and the No. 2 fastest-growingprivate company in the Sacramento market.
This was the first year for Eight Crossings to be included on the annual"Inc. 500" list, which ranks U.S.-based, privately held and independentcompanies based on their percentage of revenue growth during the previousthree years.
"Eight Crossings' significant growth from 2004 to 2007 was primarily dueto a considerable increase in new contracts for medical transcription, one ofour company's main services," said CEO Patrick Maher.
Maher founded Eight Crossings in 2001 with four employees. In 2007, thecompany had grown to 110 employees with annual revenue of $2.8 million.Today, Eight Crossings has three industry-specific suites of service: WindwardHealth for physicians, Windward Legal for attorneys and Two Tree Press forauthors.
Maher said Eight Crossings' digital workplace business model has greatlycontributed to the company's success.
"Our digital workplace has added a new level of flexibility and allows usto easily expand and contract support levels to match client volumes," Mahersaid. "We look forward to continued growth as the result of a steady demandfor our services nationwide."
About Windward Health
Windward Health was founded in 2007 to provide medical offices withcost-saving and reliable off-site support services, including medicaltranscription, medical editing, answering service and chart scanning. Formore information, visit http://www.windwardhealth.com.
About Windward Legal
Founded in 2006, Windward Legal helps simplify many of the administrativestresses of running a legal practice. The company provides legal servicesnationwide, including transcription, file scanning, answering service andparalegal. For more information, visit http://www.windwardlegal.com.
About Two Tree Press
Two Tree Press is a privately owned, self-publishing support companyfounded in 2004. Its specialties include transcription, copy editing andproof reading, book printing and sponsored book development. For moreinformation, visit http://www.twotreepress.com.
SOURCE Eight Crossings