Inc. magazine released the 2014 Inc.500 list, placing Local Search for Dentists #357 on the exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at America’s independent entrepreneurs, the most important segment of today’s economy. Companies such as Microsoft, Zappos, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Zipcar, Clif Bar, Vizio, Oracle, and many other well-known names gained crucial early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000.
Graig Presti, founder and CEO of Local Search for Dentists, says, “It’s always a great honor to be recognized by Inc. and we see our placement as not only a milestone for how we’ve grown, but as inspiration for the future growth of LSFD. We continue to lead marketing and PR campaigns that drive over 10,000 dental practices to record years, and we’re just getting started.” Presti has been recognized as one of the world’s top market-leaders in online dentistry marketing, his Google patient review attraction ‘cheat sheet’ system seeing features in The Wall St. Journal, Newsweek, Inc. Magazine and on the Inc. 500 in addition to broadcast outlets like CNN, FOX, NBC, ABC and CBS.
The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent as of December 31, 2013. No subsidiaries or divisions of other companies were considered. Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired. The minimum revenue required for 2010 is $100,000; the minimum for 2013 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.
The 2014 Inc. 500, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 20 to November 30), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 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. To learn more about Local Search for Dentists, visit them online at www.localsearchfordentists.com.