SOURCE: Acceleration

September 06, 2007 12:39 ET

Acceleration Makes Top 25% of 2007 Inc. 5,000 List of Fastest Growing Businesses

Company Ranks in the Top 100 Companies for Its Region

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - September 6, 2007) - Acceleration, the leading online marketing technology services and solutions provider, announces its impressive ranking in Inc. Magazine's first-ever 5,000 list of fastest growing private companies in the country. Additionally, Acceleration ranked in the top 100 fastest-growing companies for its region that encompass New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

The Inc. 5,000 is an essential guide to the most entrepreneurial companies in America. The Inc. staff is now exploring an even broader cross section of entrepreneurial America by utilizing more than 70 researchers and staff on the project to enlist dozens of organizations and trade associations to identify and profile the 5,000 fastest-growing companies in America in which Acceleration ranks 1,235 on the Inc. 5,000 list.

"The Inc. 5,000 provides the most comprehensive look ever at the most important part of the economy -- the entrepreneurial part," said Inc. 5,000 Project Manager Jim Melloan.

Acceleration was evaluated based on its impressive revenue growth from 2003 to 2006. As a NY-based, privately held, independent company, it experienced a growth rate of 292.7%.

"Acceleration has seen explosive growth in online marketing technology services, especially in the areas of its expertise: email marketing, paid search marketing, site analytics and ad operations," said Jacques van Niekerk Chief Executive Officer of Acceleration. "We are honored to be included on Inc. Magazine's list of the 5,000 fastest-growing companies in America. We view the Inc. 5,000 as a great way to benchmark our performance among our entrepreneurial peers."

This month Acceleration becomes a certified charter member in the new IncBizNet, a social network for private companies.

About Acceleration

Acceleration helps its customers get the most from their online marketing investments by getting technology, people and processes to work in harmony. The company's key areas of expertise are email marketing, paid search marketing, online analytics and ad operations. Acceleration fast-tracks its customers' e-marketing success through a combination of its own services and proprietary applications, and products from leading online marketing technology vendors. Acceleration serves more than 200 customers across a broad spectrum of industries. For more information, visit

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