|By Business Wire||
|August 22, 2014 12:37 PM EDT||
MobileHelp®, a leader in Mobile Personal Emergency Response System (M-PERS) solutions, today announced it has been ranked number 111 in the 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
With a three-year sales growth of 3,305 percent from 2010 to 2013, MobileHelp also received the following Inc. 5000 honors:
- Number 16 in the Top 20 Health Companies
- Number 9 in the Top 20 Florida Companies
- Number 5 in the Miami Metro Area
“The growth MobileHelp has experienced clearly demonstrates that people are actively seeking ways to address their healthcare concerns through the use of new technology solutions,” said Rob Flippo, CEO of MobileHelp. “We are honored to be included in the Inc. 500|5000 list.”
The 2014 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com, is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 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. The top 500 companies are featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 20 to November 30).
“What surprises me, even though I know it’s coming, is the sheer variety of the paths our entrepreneurs take to success, thematically reflecting how our economy has evolved,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “This year there are far more social media and far fewer computer hardware businesses than there were, say, six years ago. But what doesn’t change is the fearsome creativity unleashed by American entrepreneurship.”
In addition to the Inc. 500|5000 honors, MobileHelp was also recognized as a 2014 GrowFL “Company to Watch,” and was the recipient of a 2014 Frost & Sullivan North American Price Performance Value Leadership Award.
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. 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.
MobileHelp is America's leading provider of M-PERS (Mobile-Personal Emergency Response System) technology based in Boca Raton, Florida and services clients in all 50 states. MobileHelp develops and distributes market leading products such as Cellular DUO, the first and only fully integrated medical alert system with GSM/GPS technology which provides an in-home cellular base station and a mobile device to protect customers away from home; and the Cellular Classic system, an in-home cellular based Medical Alert System. MobileHelp’s M-PERS devices are integrated with nationwide wireless voice, data and GPS technology to provide real-time medical monitoring services and location tracking for expedited personal emergency assistance. MobileHelp also offers Fall Button™, an automatic fall detection pendant and MobileHelp Connect™, an innovative event notification and web portal for customers, families and caregivers. MobileHelp has built a reputation for quality and affordable solutions for personal protection and peace of mind in or away from home and is the first FDA registered mobile medical alert system provider. MobileHelp is located in the Research Park at Florida Atlantic University®. For sales or more information about MobileHelp, call 1-800-800-1710 or go online to www.MobileHelp.com.
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