CLEVELAND, OH (August 19, 2019) – Fifteen affiliate Owners of Proforma, the $500 million industry-leader in technology and business success, have been named to the most prestigious ranking for the fastest-growing private businesses. For over 30 years, Proforma has continued to hold the greatest affiliate presence on the Inc. 5000 in the printing and promotional products industry. The Inc. 5000, ranked according to percentage revenue growth over a three-year period, has recognized these affiliates for receiving growth up to 471%.
"We are very proud that Proforma was once again recognized for the consistently remarkable growth our Owners have achieved in recent years," said Proforma Founder, Greg Muzzillo. "The fact that Proforma continues to be the only organization with any Owner represented on the Inc. 5000 is a true testament to the best-in-class technology and business success solutions we provide to our Owners that fuel their ability to constantly innovate and deliver exceptional results. It's exciting to lead a network of Owners who are shaping the future of the print and promo industry."
While no other affiliate organization in the industry had even one Owner make the list this year, 69 Proforma Owners have been recognized on the Inc. 5000 list in the past 5 years alone. Five Owners featured on the 2019 list have received consecutive recognition from for their sustained business growth.
"I'm honored to be featured on this prestigious list for the second year in a row," says Kelly Stone, Multi-Million Dollar Club member and Owner of The Idea Box. "I'm certain our rapid growth was propelled by the support and technology that Proforma has provided to us, and I'm confident that it is Proforma's commitment to their Owners that will continue to pave the road for our future growth."
The Proforma Owners recognized on this year's list, in order of ranking, include the following:
Proforma is the $500 Million Technology & Business Success Leader in the Print and Promotional Products Industry. Proforma's recent investment of over $12 million in Technology maximizes Affiliate success. Sales increased over 20% and Gross Profits grew over 17% for Affiliates on the system for over one year. In 2018, 25 Proforma Affiliates made Inc. Magazine's list of the 5,000 fastest-growing companies and 190 Affiliates achieved its Million/Multi-Million Dollar Club with sales up to $35 million.