Concurrency, Inc. Named to Inc. Magazine’s List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies—the Inc. 5000
Milwaukee, WI — August 21, 2014 — Concurrency, Inc., a Microsoft-focused consulting firm, appears on this year’s Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Concurrency ranked #2118, having achieved three-year revenue growth of 189%.
“Our growth has taken off as IT leaders increasingly recognize they need to explore cloud-based solutions,” said James Savage, Concurrency founder and president. “We’re fortunate to be working with the best technology available at a time of vital change in the information technology industry.”
Inc. described companies honored in the 2014 list—the publication’s 33rd annual ranking—as “the most competitive crop in the list’s history.” Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg noted the “fearsome creativity unleashed by American entrepreneurship” as represented by award winners.
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.
Founded in 1989, Concurrency, Inc. architects and integrates across all Microsoft enterprise platforms: SharePoint, System Center, Lync, Exchange, and Dynamics CRM, both on-premises and in the cloud. Concurrency specializes in helping clients with their transition to the cloud, specifically Office 365 and Azure.
As a consulting organization, Concurrency helps clients realize more value from their technology investments and increase business productivity by delivering creative solutions that consider people, process, and technology needs. Microsoft has recognized Concurrency with multiple partner-of-the-year awards, including 2012 Microsoft Content Management Partner of the Year, 2012 Microsoft Central Region Partner of the Year, and 2012 & 2011 Microsoft Midwest Area Partner of the Year.
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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--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2013. (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. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.
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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 Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.
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