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etouches is One of Inc. Magazine's Fastest Growing Private Companies

Aug 22, 2012 (04:08 PM EDT)
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Connecticut-Based Software Firm Ranks Highest in the Event Technology Sector

NORWALK, Conn., Aug. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Inc. magazine has ranked etouches Number 610 on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America's independent entrepreneurs. etouches was named to the list after triple digit growth in sales of its cloud-based event management software platform.

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"Our last appearance on the Inc. 500/5000 list was in 2007 when we were an event outsource agency when we were ranked 55th fastest growing business services company," explained Leonora Valvo, visionary founder and CEO of etouches. "Having transitioned that business to a SaaS company that was named as the 50th fastest growing software company and number 610 overall on the 5000 list in just three years is a huge accomplishment for the etouches team! I believe our explosive growth is based on how we've translated our deep customer-centric service philosophy to software product delivery."

In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion.

"Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward.  Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is," says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/5000.

Media Contact: Suzanne Carawan, etouches, 203.403.9013, scarawan@etouches.com

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