STILLWATER, OK August 21, 2008 – Inc. released its annual ranking of the 5000 fastest-growing private companies in the nation yesterday, listing InterWorks Inc. as number 1063. The Inc. 5000 list is well known as the most comprehensive review of an important segment of America’s economy–the independent-minded entrepreneurs. These wide ranging companies, including InterWorks of Stillwater, represent the backbone of the U.S. economy and a leading generator of new jobs.
“Our second annual Inc. 5000 continues the most ambitious project in business journalism,” said Inc. 5000 Project Manager Jim Melloan. “The Inc. 5000 gives an unrivalled portrait of young, underreported companies across all industries doing fascinating things with cutting-edge business models.”
Hottest Industries for Fastest-Growing Businesses
According to the Inc.5000 research, IT Services and Software (both growing by 187%) and Consulting (which grew by 182% on average) were three of the strongest industries for growth – all represented by the business model and service offering of InterWorks, Inc. Moreover, InterWorks is part of the single largest business category within the list, IT Services, with 579 Inc. 5000 companies ranked this year.
About InterWorks Inc.
Founded in 1996, InterWorks Inc. is an Oklahoma-based company with representatives across the United States and the world. InterWorks, Inc. started with computer networking and technical support services, quickly growing with the needs of existing and new clients – expanding into software development, web services and online marketing. InterWorks, Inc. is now a full service technology provider and regionally respected IT outsourcing firm.
InterWorks has grown steadily and organically with new clients and services. Growth has been carefully planned – without acquisition – to ensure stability, preserve our company culture and maintain the same levels of customer service for all our clients.
Inc. 5000 Methodology
The 2008 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2004 through 2007. To qualify, companies must be U.S.-based and privately held, independent – not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies – as of December 31, 2007, and have had at least $200,000 in revenue in 2004, and $2 million in 2007.
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