AZ software cos win Inc. Magazine Hire Power Award
Inc. Magazine announced the 2013 winners of the Hire Power Award. The awards recognize the top 100 privately held companies in the U.S. that ignite the country’s economic vitality through job creation and company growth. Inc. reported that 51,327 jobs were created in 18 months by the Top 100 Job Creators.
In the software category, Infusionsoft, 360 Cloud and Appointment-Plus were named winners. All three companies also made the 2013 Inc. Magazine 500/5000 list for fastest private growing company.
Infusionsoft, the creator of the all-in-one sales and marketing software for small businesses, was listed in the Top 20 for the software industry, and 51st in the Top 100 Job Creators.
“Our economic impact extends far beyond the 240 jobs we’ve created in the past 18 months,” said Clate Mask, co-founder and CEO of Infusionsoft. “We are helping more than 16,000 small businesses succeed every day. Our passion for their success helps our customers grow their business and create more jobs in their communities.”
Infusionsoft has shown tremendous growth just in 2013, with their $54 million funding by Goldman Sach, and recognized by Arizona Commerce Authority as one of the fastest growing companies in Arizona.
Winners for the Top Job Creators in Arizona for software included Appointment-Plus, a worldwide leader in online and mobile scheduling software, and 360 Cloud Solutions, a dedicated cloud practice increasing organizational performance through the adoption, customization and integration of cloud platforms like NetSuite, Adaptive Planning, Box and HubSpot.
“Being one of America’s fastest growing companies is exciting and challenging,” said Kendall E. Matthews, Director of Global Marketing for Appointment-Plus. “It’s also rewarding, because now we are able to contribute even more to the Scottsdale economy by hiring more talented people who are given the flexibility to do extraordinary things.”
Read about all of the winners on the Inc. Hire Power Award list here.
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