Aug. 24--A web development and marketing company with offices in Ames has been recognized as one of the state's fastest growing privately held companies.
Global Reach Internet Productions was named by Inc. magazine to its 500/5000 list. Global Reach was the 12th-fastest growing companies in Iowa, and No. 3,242 nationwide. The company also placed fourth in the Information Technology Services industry in Iowa.
"We are honored to be recognized on the 2013 Inc. ... list," said Iacovos Zachariades, Global Reach president and CEO. "I am thankful for the wonderful employees and our loyal customers for helping to make this last three years such a success."
The company recorded a three-year revenue growth of more than 100 percent.
Eric Schurenberg, editor of Inc. magazine, said no all companies on 500/5000 list, are in glamorous industries, "but in their fields they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do.
"They are hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy," Schurenberg said.
Other companies on the 500/5000 list include Microsoft, Zappos, Intuit, Vizio, and Oracle.
Global Reach Internet Products was founded in 1995. It has offices in Ames, Des Moines, Dubuque and Nicosia, Cyprus. It provides web design and development, content management systems, web hosting and intranet and membership management tools.
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