RESTON, VA--(Marketwired - September 08, 2016) - Carahsoft Technology Corp., the trusted government IT solutions provider, today announced that it has been ranked #3272 by Inc. magazine today on its 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The 2016 Inc. 5000 rankings are based on percentage of revenue growth from 2012 to 2015.
With a three-year growth rate of 102 percent, Carahsoft reported more than $2.8 billion in revenue during 2015, making the company the second largest revenue producer on the entire list of 5,000 companies.
Other Carahsoft highlights for the 2016 list include:
- #1 revenue producer for companies with under 1,000 employees
- #1 revenue producer in the Government Services category
- #1 revenue producer in Virginia and in the DC Metro area
"We are honored to be recognized once again among the nation's fastest growing, privately held firms by Inc.," said Craig P. Abod, President of Carahsoft. "We are extremely proud of the growth that earned us a spot this year. Our longevity on Inc.'s prestigious list demonstrates how dedicated our team is to providing the highest quality service to our government customers, IT solutions vendors, and reseller ecosystem."
The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years.
"The Inc. 5000 list stands out where it really counts," said Eric Schurenberg, Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief. "It honors real achievement. No one makes the Inc. 5000 without building something great -- usually from scratch. That's one of the hardest things to do in business, as every company founder knows. But without it, free enterprise fails."
Founded in 2004, Carahsoft serves as the largest government distributor and partner for many of the industry's leading IT manufacturers including VMware, Adobe, Symantec, Veritas, Red Hat, HPE Software, SAP, EMC, Salesforce, Google for Work, F5 Networks, and ServiceNow among others. As a top-performing GSA Schedule and SEWP contract holder, Carahsoft and its reseller partners focus on providing technology that helps public sector customers solve IT security, management, and infrastructure challenges and improve IT efficiencies and capabilities.
Carahsoft Technology Corp. is the trusted Government IT solutions provider. As a top-performing GSA Schedule and SEWP contract holder, Carahsoft serves as the master government aggregator for many of its best-of-breed technology vendors, supporting an extensive ecosystem of manufacturers, value-added resellers, system integrators, and consulting partners committed to helping government agencies select and implement the best solution at the best possible value.
The company's dedicated Solutions Divisions proactively market, sell and deliver VMware, Symantec, Veritas, EMC, Adobe, F5 Networks, Google for Work, Open Source, ServiceNow, HPE Software, SAP, Salesforce, and Innovative and Intelligence products and services, among others. Carahsoft is consistently recognized by its partners as a top revenue producer, and is listed annually among the industry's fastest growing firms by CRN, Inc., Washington Technology, The Washington Post, Washington Business Journal, and SmartCEO. Visit us at www.carahsoft.com.
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