August 19, 2015 // Franchising.com // Washington, D.C. - Zippy Shell Incorporated is thrilled to announce that the company was ranked number 470 in the 2015 Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy - America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, and many other well-known companies gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 5000.
This ranking is the first time Zippy Shell been included in the top 500 businesses, following an initial appearance in 2014 on the top 5000. The Inc. 5000 list also ranked Zippy Shell number two for all businesses in Washington DC Metro Area.
“Zippy Shell strives to set the standard in the moving and storage industry,” says Rick Del Sontro, CEO of Zippy Shell. “To be included in this list is a significant achievement for our company and we couldn’t be more proud to be among the nation’s best. This is yet another significant milestone in the development of Zippy Shell.”
As of 2014, Zippy Shell is the fastest growing company in both the storage and moving industries. In the past three years, the company has almost tripled in size by expanding to over 106 markets across the U.S. Additionally it has seen a 988% growth in revenue in that same time period.
The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. is the most competitive crop of businesses in the list’s history. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 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.
For more information, visit the Zippy Shell website at www.zippyshell.com.
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. The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000, visit http://www.inc.com.
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