On August 23, 2011, Inc. magazine ranked Mansfield Sales Partners No. 1,458 on its fifth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Online retailer ideeli tops this year’s list. Mansfield Sales Partners joins Spirit Airlines, television maker Vizio, Honest Tea, Dunkin Donuts and Metrokane, makers of the Rabbit corkscrew, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.
“We are proud and honored to have been named one of Inc. 5000’s fastest growing private companies”, said Greg Dunne, CEO. “When Chris Foran and I started the company in 2006, we weren’t sure how people would respond to the prospect of outsourcing parts of their sales organization to the Mansfield sales team. Since then, we are thrilled to have helped more than 70 companies from around the world create revenue, win reference accounts and open new markets.”
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2011 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 94 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created 350,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $366 billion, up 14 percent from last year.
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/5000.