Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 22, 2011
FareCompare, the leader in flight search and trusted travel advice, was just awarded the 45th spot on the Dallas 100™. This is the first time FareCompare has been recognized on this list.
The Dallas 100™ Awards is an annual event that identifies and honors the 100 fastest-growing privately held companies in the Dallas area. Inclusion in the Dallas 100™ is based on several requirements:
•Must be an independent, privately held corporation, proprietorships or partnerships (not subsidiaries or divisions of a parent company) as of May 1, 2010.
•Three years history (not as a non-profit organization.)
•Headquartered in the Dallas Metroplex
•Sales are more than $500,000, but less than $75 million in fiscal year 2007
•A three-year sales history reflecting continuous growth
•A credit report and character satisfactory to the Dallas 100™.
FareCompare CEO and co-founder Rick Seaney was honored to accept the award on behalf of the company, "It is gratifying an emerging travel business to be recognized for growth in such difficult economic times. This is a true testament to our staff's hard work as well as our passion for helping travelers make better travel-buying decisions."
ABOUT FARECOMPARE: FareCompare is not just a flight search site - it gives flyers an advantage. FareCompare eliminates the need to juggle multiple websites by allowing customers to quickly compare several airfare sites at once. FareCompare also offers real-time fare alerts, daily flight deals and a search tool for those with flexible travel dates. Find the cheapest tickets on FareCompare as well as all the tips and advice you need to beat the airfare game. FareCompare. And Buy Confident.
ABOUT THE DALLAS 100™: Founded by the SMU Cox Caruth Institute for Entrepreneurship, the Dallas 100™ honors the ingenuity, commitment and perseverance of the fastest growing privately-held entrepreneurial businesses in Dallas. Along with FareCompare, 99 other Dallas-based companies were ranked in order from 100 to one. The event continues to recognize privately held corporations, proprietorships or partnerships headquartered in Dallas that have created jobs and generated profit for their founders and employees.