BUFFALO GROVE, Ill. – August 14, 2019 – Inc. magazine today revealed that BCDVideo, the security industry leader in purpose-built video surveillance recording appliances, is No.3688 on its 37th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. BCDVideo moved up 856 slots over it’s 2018 ranking. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small businesses. Microsoft, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, Pandora, Timberland, LinkedIn, Yelp, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
This year’s ranking marks the fourth time and third consecutive year that BCDVideo has been named one of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. BCDVideo’s three-year revenue growth increased by 57 percent.
“It’s as humbling this year as it was in each of the prior years, as there are so many worthy companies in the United States. It speaks to the trust that our customers have in our solutions, offering maximum camera uptime and preserving the evidentiary chain of custody,” said BCDVideo’s Chief Executive Officer Jeff Burgess. “But it never happens without our team members, who are all passionate about what they do and understand why its so important. Kudos to them as this is their recognition more than the company’s.”
Not only have the companies on the 2019 Inc. been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2019 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year growth rate of 157.4 percent. The Inc. 5000’s combined revenue was $237.7 billion in 2018, accounting for more than half a million jobs over the past three years.
“If your company is on the Inc. 5000, it’s unparalleled recognition of your years of hard work and sacrifice,” says Inc. Editor-in-Chief James Ledbetter. “The lines of business may come and go, or come and stay. What doesn’t change is the way entrepreneurs create and accelerate the forces that shape our lives.”