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August 18, 2015 08:29 ET

Accurate Background Named One of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies by Inc. Magazine

Company Achieves Three-Year Sales Growth of 154 Percent; Cements Its Place on the Inc. 5000 List for the Second Year Running

IRVINE, CA--(Marketwired - August 18, 2015) - Inc.magazine today ranked Accurate Background, a leading provider of employment and workforce screening services, No. 2443 on its 34th annual Inc. 5000. The list is an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies and takes a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy-America's independent entrepreneurs.

Accurate Background has been recognized for its continued growth, adding 275 jobs in the past year and achieving a 154 percent three-year sales growth. The company attributes its continued success to its rapid customer adoption, fueled by its leading technology and superior customer service. The company has added more than 500 customers in 2015 alone.

"Being named to the Inc. 5000 for the second year in a row is truly an honor and a testament to the hard work of our employees" said Dave Dickerson, CEO, Accurate Background. "The tremendous growth we are experiencing would not be possible without their continued commitment to deliver unmatched value to customers."

The 2015 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 490 percent. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $205 billion, generating 647,000 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 story of this year's Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top," says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don't achieve that kind of success by accident."

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 21 through 23, 2015 in Orlando.

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About Accurate Background
Accurate Background is a trusted provider of automated workforce screening. U.S. and international clients across all industries, from emerging businesses to Fortune 500 companies, rely on their compliant solutions. Accurate Background is accredited by the National Association of Professional Background Screeners and is ISO certified. The company has been recognized by HRO Today Baker's Dozen for customer satisfaction in pre-employment screening, Inc. 5000, and Deloitte Technology Fast 500.

More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000

Methodology
The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 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.

About Inc. Media:
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.

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.

For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.

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