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TrollandToad.com Named to Prestigious Inc. 5000 List
Sep 07, 2010 (06:09 PM EDT)
BARBOURVILLE, Ky., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- TrollandToad.com has recently been named one of America's fastest-growing privately-held companies by Inc. Magazine and Inc.com. Ranked number 1004 on the list, TrollandToad.com achieved substantial growth with a 299 percent increase in revenues a three year period between 2006 and 2009. Its revenues jumped to $8.6 million in 2009 from $2.1 million in 2006, and it was the only Eastern Kentucky company to make the Inc. 5000 this year.
"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. "The 2010 Inc. 5000 showcases a particularly hardy group of entrepreneurs."
"This is an enormous recognition and a powerful endorsement for a small company like ours, and we are as excited as we are honored by the inclusion and the ranking," states the company's CEO, Jon Huston. "To actualize exponential growth in the retail industry in such challenging economic times is a testament to our business model, selection of products, dedication of our employees, and the loyalty of our customers. What is especially exciting is that our company is currently poised for even further growth this year, and beyond."
The 2010 Inc. 5000 List serves as a unique report card on the U.S. economy. Despite ongoing recession, aggregate revenue among the companies on the list actually increased. The Inc. 5000 are responsible for creating more than 1 million jobs since their founding; making the list perhaps the best example of the impact private, fast-growing companies can have on the economy. Complete results of the Inc. 5000 can be found on Inc.com.
TrollAndToad.com is a global online retailer of hobby games specializing in collectible, out of print, single unit games as well as current games. Products include collectible card games (Magic the Gathering, Yugioh, Pokemon), collectible miniatures, board games, role playing games, game supplies and toys. The company's philosophy is to keep a full inventory of all lines in stock at all times, therefore .... "All the Games, All the Time!"