Birmingham, AL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013
Inc. magazine announced today that PharmaPoint has been included as one of the nation’s best run, most innovative and most inspiring fastest-growing private companies on its seventh annual 500|5000 list.
The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. PharmaPoint joins other prominent healthcare brands such as Prime Therapeutics and EnvisionRx featured on this year’s list, and is ranked as one of the top 100 fastest growing healthcare companies.
“We are thrilled to be ranked on Inc. magazine’s 500|5000 fastest growing private companies in America,” says Mike Plaia, CEO of PharmaPoint. “In a season of economic hardship for many businesses in our country, successful growth is not an easy accomplishment. We are proud of our team and look forward to moving up on this prestigious list every year.”
In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent, with PharmaPoint showing a significantly higher rate of 325 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.
"Not all the companies in the Inc. 500|5000 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 the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg
PharmaPoint is an innovative pharmacy management company, providing best-of-class solutions for hospitals, health systems and physician groups. PharmaPoint is focused on completing the care continuum, thereby improving patient health and satisfaction, reducing healthcare costs and providing a source of ancillary income. Currently managing pharmacies across the United States, PharmaPoint is headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama. For more information about the company, visit http://www.pharmapointrx.com.
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