BlueSnap Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
BlueSnap ranked No. 1845 on the 2019 Inc. 5000 list up from No. 4133 last year
Boston, MA – August 14, 2019 – BlueSnap, an online payments technology company, today announced that Inc. magazine has listed the company at No. 1845 on its annual Inc. 5000 list, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. BlueSnap made its debut on the Inc. 5000 in 2018 and has improved its ranking by more than 2,200 spots in just 12 months. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
“Since being included on last year’s Inc. 5000 list, BlueSnap has only continued to grow with new strategic partnerships, customer wins and product innovations, and our improved ranking is a direct recognition of all our hard work,” said Ralph Dangelmaier, CEO of BlueSnap. “We are proud to be serving so many successful growing companies, and we look forward to building on this momentum through the end of 2019 and into the 2020.”
BlueSnap is a global payments technology company that provides an All-in-One Payment Platform designed to increase sales and reduce costs for B2B and B2C organizations and Integrated Software Vendors (ISVs). BlueSnap’s Platform supports online and mobile sales, marketplaces, subscriptions, invoice payments, and manual orders through a virtual terminal. With a single-integration to the Platform businesses can accept any payment with ease. The Platform also includes access to 110 payment types, including popular e-wallets, built-in world class fraud prevention to protect their sales and detailed analytics to help them grow their business. And with built-in integrations to platforms and shopping carts, businesses can start processing payments immediately.
Not only have the companies on the 2019 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2019 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 454 percent, and a median rate of 157 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $237.7 billion in 2018, accounting for 1,216,308 jobs over the past three years.
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/inc5000.
“The companies on this year’s Inc. 5000 have followed so many different paths to success,” says Inc. editor in chief James Ledbetter. “There’s no single course you can follow or investment you can take that will guarantee this kind of spectacular growth. But what they have in common is persistence and seizing opportunities.”
The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring the companies on the list will be held October 10 to 12, 2019, at the JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort and Spa in Phoenix, Arizona. As always, speakers include some of the greatest innovators and business leaders of our generation.
This is the latest recognition for BlueSnap, which was recently selected as the winner of the “Best B2B Payments Company” award by FinTech Breakthrough and also named a 2019 Best Place to Work in Financial Technology by SourceMedia and Best Companies Group. These recent recognitions, in addition to being named to the 2019 Inc. 5000 list, are a direct result of the efforts of BlueSnap’s dedicated employees and continued customer growth over the past year.
To learn how BlueSnap can help your business accept payments and sell more, visit: https://www.bluesnap.com/.
BlueSnap provides an All-in-One Payment Platform designed to increase sales and reduce costs for B2B and B2C businesses. Our Platform supports online and mobile sales, marketplaces, subscriptions, invoice payments and manual orders through a virtual terminal. With a single-integration to our Platform, businesses can accept any payment with ease. The Platform includes access to 110 payment types, including popular eWallets, built-in world-class fraud prevention to protect sales and detailed analytics to help businesses grow. Based in Waltham, MA, BlueSnap is backed by world-class private equity investors including Great Hill Partners and Parthenon Capital Partners. Learn more at https://www.bluesnap.com/.
More about Inc. and the Inc. 5000
The 2019 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2015 and 2018. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2015. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2018. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2015 is $100,000; the minimum for 2018 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.
About Inc. Media
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Inc. took home the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. The total monthly audience reach for the brand has been growing significantly, from 2,000,000 in 2010 to more than 20,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates the remarkable achievements of these companies. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://conference.inc.com/.
Ryan Lemos, 617-874-5210