Customer Service Leaders named to the Inc. 5000 list

New York -- Inc. magazine today announced its first-ever Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country. America's Headset Specialists,, ranks No. 1810 on the list, with three-year growth of 200% percent. was established in 1997. Mike Faith, President and CEO believed strongly that the headset market was being underserved with low quality, unreliable products from companies that offered little in the way of support and service. His mission became to create the opposite - to found a company which provided top quality products with exceptional Customer Service. The Company has grown at an astounding rate, providing proof positive that delivering World Class Customer Service to a Customer base eager to take advantage of the latest technology is a sound strategy.

The 2007 Inc. 5,000, as revealed online, reported median revenue of $9.4 million and median three-year growth of 140 percent. The list features a profile for each company, almost all of them written as a result of Inc. interviews with management. In addition, the list is searchable according to numerous criteria, including industry, city, state, region, and year founded.

Hottest Regions for Fastest-Growing Companies

Leading the list of the fastest-growing companies in the nation is the Midwest region with 1,046 of the fastest-growing companies, followed by the West with 884 companies. The Southeast comes in a close third, with 872 companies, followed by the Northeast with 782 companies, and the Mid-Atlantic region with 606 companies.

Hottest Industries for Fastest-Growing Businesses

The largest business category is Construction, with 561 of the fastest-growing companies in this category, followed by Manufacturing with 515 companies, IT services in third with 466 companies, Business Services with 377 companies and Advertising & Marketing with 349 companies round out the top five industries ranked on the 2007 Inc. 5,000.

Industries reporting the highest total revenue in 2006 are Construction ($27.1billion), Manufacturing ($18.6 billion), Health ($13.1 billion), Computers & Electronics ($12.7 billion), and Financial Services ($11.8 billion).

Top 10 Inc. 5000 Companies of 2007:
Rank Company Location Industry Year Founded 3-Year Revenue Growth 2006 Revenue
No. 1 MemberHealth Solon, OH Health 1998 20,128.9% $1.2 billion
No. 2 Cedar Point Communications Derry, NH Telecommunications 2000 14,853.3% $68.1 million
No. 3 Hospital Partners of America Charlotte, NC Health 2002 12,227.2% $348.9 million
No. 4 Red Ventures Charlotte, NC Advertising & Marketing 2000 9,470.5% $34.0 million
No. 5 Fusion Solutions Addison, TX Human Resources 2002 9,301.7% $22.0 million
No. 6 Bill Me Later Timonium, MD Business Services 2002 8,650.9% $53.6 million
No. 7 Groupware Technology Campbell, CA IT Services 1992 7,579.1% $58.9 million
No. 8 M Space Holdings New York, NY Construction 2002 6,402.1% $31.3 million
No. 9 By Light Professional IT Services Arlington, VA Government Services 2002 6,311.3% $13.3 million
No. 10 HydraMedia Beverly Hills, CA Advertising & MarketingHealth 2001 6,030.8% $43.1 million
Top 10 Inc. 5000 Companies Ranked by Revenue:
Rank Company Location Revenue Industry
No. 3028 Kingston Technology Fountain Valley, CA $3.7 billion Computers & Electronics
No. 1840 Brightstar Miami, FL $3.6 billion Telecommunications
No. 3638 Aecom Technology Los Angeles, CA $3.4 billion Consulting
No. 1507 Related Cos. New York, NY $3.0 billion Real Estate
No. 3882 ABC Supply Beloit, WI $3.0 billion Construction
No. 2623 WinWholesale Dayton, OH $2.7 billion Construction
No. 2809 Petters Group Worldwide Minnetonka, MN $2.2 billion Financial Services
No. 4739 Discount Tire Scottsdale, AZ $2.1 billion Consumer Products
No. 3243 Express Services Oklahoma City, OK $1.8 billion Human Resources
No. 4693 RSC Holdings Scottsdale, AZ $1.7 billion Construction

The 2007 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2003 through 2006. To qualify, companies had to be U.S.-based and privately held, independent, not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies as of December 31, 2006, and have had at least $200,000 in revenue in 2003, and $2 million in 2006.

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