Buffalo,NY (PRWEB) August 27, 2014
Christmas Central, an online retailer in Western New York, was ranked on the Inc. Magazine 2014 500/5000 list, which is awarded to privately owned companies based on 4 years of financial data. 2014 marks the fourth consecutive year that Christmas Central earned a spot on this list of the nation's 5,000 fastest-growing private companies.
The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They have to be U.S.-based, privately held companies. Additionally, they must be for-profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2013. Christmas Central earned their ranking by having a growth rate of 114% over that period as well as adding 50 positions. One of 15 companies in Western New York to make the list, Christmas Central earned a ranking of 3107. In previous years the online merchant had achieved rankings of 2179 in 2013, 1445 in 2012, and 2177 in 2011.
Christmas Central CIO Nathan Gordon stated, “This is only the beginning for Christmas Central. We are deeply honored to be nationally recognized,” Gordon said. “We could only reach these great heights through the hard work and dedication of our employees and the steadfast loyalty and trust from our customers. By reinforcing these aspects we will be continuing to grow for years to come.”
ChristmasCentral.com is a division of Gordon Companies Inc., a family owned and operated business founded in 1977. The company has operated its Cheektowaga, New York flagship store, Dave’s Christmas Wonderland, for over 36 years, and is now in its second generation. Gordon Companies, Inc. currently offers over 55,000 unique products through its web store ChristmasCentral.com. Inc. magazine named it the Fastest-Growing Company in Western New York, and lists it in the Top 5000 Fastest-Growing Companies in America.
For more information, or to schedule an interview with Nathan Gordon, please call Robert Avnet 716-706-0320 ext.260, or email to Robert(at)ChristmasCentral(dot)com.