NEW YORK – Send Word Now®, the leading notification service provider of more than 1,800 public and private sector organizations globally, announced today that it has been ranked in Inc. Magazine's list of 5000 fastest growing private companies in the U.S. This is the seventh consecutive year that Send Word Now has been included in Inc. Magazine's prestigious list.
Send Word Now has been ranked at number 4,118 with a three-year growth rate of 71%. Among Telecommunications providers, the company is ranked as number 102 on the list.
"Send Word Now is proud to receive the honor of again being named to Inc. Magazine's list of the 5000 fastest growing companies," said Tony Schmitz, President and CEO of Send Word Now. "Our company's continued growth has been driven by our unrivaled customer base, unparalleled product innovation and excellence in customer service. We are grateful to our many customers around the globe who make this honor possible."
Send Word Now's notification service is capable of transmitting tens of thousands of voice and text messages in minutes, all while gathering the feedback needed for rapid, sound decision making and better business resilience.
Each year, Inc. Magazine releases its 500|5000 List, which ranks the fastest growing private companies in the United States. The list results are based on the percentage of revenue growth from 2010-2013.
Headquartered in New York City, Send Word Now is the leading provider of on-demand alerting for crisis communication. The company's easy-to-use, web-based emergency notification solutions and mobile applications are used by businesses, government agencies, universities and non-profit organizations to ensure fast, effective, two-way communication when it is needed the most. Other solutions within Send Word Now's expansive portfolio include desktop alerting, IVR, integrated incident management, and SWN Direct, a revolutionary new recipient mobile app for urgent communication and collaboration.
Among its many accolades, Send Word Now was named a "Leader" in Gartner's 2014 Magic Quadrant for U.S. Emergency/Mass Notification Services. Its Alerting Service was recently awarded "Notification System of the Year" by DRI International, and the company received the 2013 Small Business Achievement Award from the Department of Homeland Security for its work with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA).