MILL VALLEY, Calif., Aug. 12 Inc. magazine today announced its Inc. 500 list ranking Perfect Fitness, makers of the Perfect Pushup, Perfect Pullup and other innovative at home fitness equipment, No. 1 of consumer product companies and No. 4 overall on the annual list of the 500 fastest-growing private companies in the country. In the past three years, Perfect Fitness experienced 12,749% sales growth. The list, the most comprehensive look at America's independent-minded entrepreneurs, is available in the September issue of Inc. on newsstands now.
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"We're thrilled with this national recognition and hope that our success will encourage other would-be entrepreneurs to follow their passion," said Alden Mills, co-founder and CEO of Perfect Fitness. "Our passion is innovating fitness solutions to help people unlock their body's potential, and by doing so, we believe people will live richer lives. When you connect your passion with a higher purpose, the sky's the limit in what you can accomplish."
Perfect Fitness is the market leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of body-performance based fitness equipment. Creating products founded on functional, natural movement and body-weight exercise, the company is committed to offering advanced product solutions to enable consumers of all fitness levels to unlock their body's potential. Perfect's products include the Perfect Pushup, Perfect Pushup Mobile Unit, Perfect Pullup, Perfect Counter, a line of sports nutrition products, multiple accessories, and soon to come, Perfect Situp and Perfect Cardio. All products are sold direct as well as through 24,000 retail doors throughout the United States. For more information visit: www.perfectonline.com
"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. The Inc. 500 list is Inc. magazine's tribute to American business ingenuity and ambition."
Complete information on this year's Inc. 500 can be found at www.inc5000.com.
Inc. 500 Methodology: To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by the first week of 2005 and be able to show four full calendar years of sales. Additionally, they had to be U.S.- based, privately held, for profit and independent - not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies, as of December 31, 2008.
About Inc. magazine: Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, LLC., Inc. magazine (www.inc.com) is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real solutions for today's innovative company builders. With a total paid circulation of 724,110, Inc. provides hands-on tools and market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales, marketing, and technology.
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