Virginia Beach, Virginia, August 21, 2012
Marathon Consulting, LLC, a Virginia Beach-based provider of
Information Technology solutions, today announced that the company
was named to the Inc. 500/5000 list for the third consecutive year.
Inc. Magazine's list is an annual compilation of the most
entrepreneurial and fastest growing, privately held U.S. companies.
A growth rate of 94% placed Marathon in the 2,558th position on the
list. Marathon ranked 2,493 on the 2011 list, and 466 on the 2010
Inc. 500 list.
"Being recognized for growth by Inc. Magazine three
years in a row is a significant achievement for our firm", said Al
Moore, Marathon's president. "Our growth has always been planned
based on our ability to recruit and retain A+ consultants.
Therefore, we've focused on our ability to deliver high quality
services and let the growth become a result of the quality. Our
consultants are not only experts in their specialties, they are
also effective in the delivery of valuable thought leadership to
our clients", he continued.
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures LLC,
Inc. is the only major business magazine dedicated exclusively to
owners and managers of growing private companies that delivers real
solutions for today's innovative company builders. With a total
paid circulation of 710,106, Inc. provides hands-on tools and
market-tested strategies for managing people, finances, sales,
marketing, and technology.
The 2012 Inc. 500/5000 is ranked according to
percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify,
companies must have been founded and generating revenue by June 30,
2008. Additionally, they had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for
profit, and independent-not subsidiaries or divisions of other
companies - as of December 31, 2011. The companies of the Inc. 500
represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at www.inc.com/500.
Marathon Consulting specializes in Custom Software development, Search Engine Marketing (Website Development/SEO/PPC), Data Warehousing/Business Intelligence, Analytical Reporting, and IT Advisory services. By leveraging current Web-based software development technologies, Marathon helps clients bring cost-effective solutions to high priority business challenges. Marathon's services result in quick pay-back and high ROI solutions, allowing clients to maximize the benefits of their IT investment. Visit www.marathonus.com for more info.