SOURCE: Ecount

January 10, 2007 10:22 ET

Ecount Announces Record-Breaking, Award-Winning Year

The Prepaid Experts Bolstered by New Clients, Partners and Market Expansion

CONSHOHOCKEN, PA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- January 10, 2007 -- Ecount (www.ecount.com), the prepaid experts, today announced unparalleled success in 2006. The nine-year-old company not only experienced record-breaking revenue and client growth, but also garnered six prestigious industry, regional and national awards for their achievements.

"Ecount has made significant strides in 2006, exceeding revenue projections, launching the company's largest programs in history and building our considerable foothold in the $2 trillion prepaid industry," stated Matt Gillin, CEO of Ecount. "In addition, the awards that we have won signify the success of our company across the board -- not just for revenue and sales, but leadership, products and employees. We are excited about the growth of both Ecount and the prepaid industry, and look forward to another stellar year in 2007."

In 2006, Ecount added more than 300 client programs to their portfolio, bringing their total number of programs to more than 1,200. Also, more than 20 strategic partners joined Ecount's distribution network. Together, these achievements resulted in a nearly 50% year-over-year growth for the company. As a result, Ecount was recognized with the following awards:

--  Deloitte Technology Fast 500
--  Deloitte Technology Fast 50, Greater Philadelphia
--  Philadelphia Business Journal's Best Places to Work
--  Wharton Philadelphia 100®
--  Potential's Magazine Products of the Year
--  Eastern Technology Council's Enterprise Award for Technology CEO of
    the Year
    
Key to Ecount's substantial growth has been aggressive sales and marketing efforts, combined with world-class service and continued product enhancements. Significant growth sectors for Ecount included Payroll, Sales Incentives, Fuel Card, Wellness and other Consumer Incentive Programs.

About Ecount

Ecount provides customized prepaid programs for corporations looking for a simple and convenient way to deliver electronic payments. With products ranging from incentives to compensation to specialized rewards, Ecount offers comprehensive programs to corporations looking to influence and motivate consumers, employees and customers. Ecount's proprietary technology enables complete communication and brand extension coupled with a secure payment vehicle. More than 1,200 leading corporations, including more than one third of the Fortune 100, rely on Ecount's prepaid solutions to gain a strategic advantage in their market. For more information, please visit www.ecount.com.

Contact Information

  • Press Contact:
    Theresa Wabler
    Director of Marketing
    Ecount
    610.941.4600, ext. 169
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