SOURCE: PeopleFinders.com

November 18, 2008 09:00 ET

PeopleFinders.com Ranked 210th Fastest Growing Company in North America on Deloitte's 2008 Technology Fast 500

Company Attributes Innovative People Search Services to Its 872 Percent Revenue Growth

SACRAMENTO, CA--(Marketwire - November 18, 2008) - PeopleFinders.com (www.peoplefinders.com), the premier online service that helps consumers quickly find and connect with anyone, anywhere, today announced that it ranked number 210 on Deloitte's 2008 Technology Fast 500. The Technology Fast 500 is a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years, from 2003-2007. PeopleFinders.com grew 872 percent during this period.

"PeopleFinders.com's was built on the foundation that people need an easier way to find and reconnect with each other," said Bryce Lane, president and COO of PeopleFinders.com. "Earning a place on D&T's Fast 500 list pays tribute to this heritage and the dedication of our team who has brought this vision to life. Through our continued focus on innovation, we aim to introduce additional products and services that will make these connections as simple and quick as possible."

Overall, companies that ranked on the 2008 Technology Fast 500 had growth rates ranging from 242 to 138,762 percent over five years, with an average growth rate of 3,043 percent. In addition to ranking on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, PeopleFinders.com ranked 24 on the 2008 Silicon Valley Technology Fast 50, which is a ranking of the 50 fastest growing technology firms in Silicon Valley.

"Deloitte's Technology Fast 500 recognizes companies who have achieved extraordinary growth in North America's most innovative and competitive market sectors," said Phil Asmundson, Deloitte LLP vice chairman and national managing partner for Technology, Media and Telecommunications. "We congratulate PeopleFinders.com on this significant accomplishment."

About PeopleFinders.com

PeopleFinders.com is the premier online service that helps consumers quickly find and connect with anyone, anywhere. The service provides comprehensive searches including people search, background checks, criminal checks, business ownership and other public records. PeopleFinders.com is the only company that can search billions of records spanning the last 40 years, making search results more comprehensive and accurate than competitors. PeopleFinders.com was founded in 1988 and is headquartered in Sacramento, California. For more information, visit www.peoplefinders.com.

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