Bis Global, Makers of Charityengine Software, Recognized for 2nd Year in a Row in Inc Magazine’s List of America’s Fastest-growing Private Companies

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Software & hosting company ranks No. 1504 overall, demonstrating Three-Year Sales Growth of 273%.

BIS Global Co-Founders Philip Schmitz & Hossein Noshirvani

BIS Global Co-Founders Philip Schmitz & Hossein Noshirvani at BIS Global's Tysons office

I am incredibly proud of both the hard-working people who come into this office every day, and our phenomenal clients...because sustained growth like this is truly the product of the collaboration, teamwork and passion of many.

Inc. magazine ranked BIS Global, makers of CharityEngine nonprofit management software, number 1504 overall on its annual Inc. 500/5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent-minded entrepreneurs. In 2014, its first year on the list, BIS ranked 2386 overall.

“We are thrilled to be recognized for the second year in a row on the Inc.5000, and amazed to move up almost 900 spots.” Said Philip Schmitz, CEO of BIS Global. “I am incredibly proud of both the hard-working people who come into this office every day, and our phenomenal clients who inspire us to innovate and excel, because sustained growth like this is truly the product of the collaboration, teamwork and passion of many.”

The company, which started in 1999 as a website hosting company run out of Schmitz’s University of Maryland dorm room, has evolved dramatically with a growing suite of integrated customer relationship management, fundraising, and communications solutions for nonprofits including Wounded Warrior Project, the Marine Toys for Tots, Tysons Partnership, Amvets, Fisher House Foundation, Special Olympics Maryland, Ovarian Cancer National Alliance and Bright Focus as well as many for-profit businesses.

"The story of this year’s Inc. 5000 is the story of great leadership. In an incredibly competitive business landscape, it takes something extraordinary to take your company to the top,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “You have to remember that the average company on the Inc. 5000 grew nearly six-fold since 2012. Business owners don’t achieve that kind of success by accident."

Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at

About BIS Global and CharityEngine®

BIS Global® helps nonprofit and commercial organizations Go Big and Be Great with a fully integrated suite of online tools for customer and donor management, communications, e-commerce and online fundraising, backed by "single-throat-to-choke" support. The Virginia-based cloud applications and hosting firm, has employed their retail and CharityEngine technology for hundreds of organizations including Wounded Warrior Project, Tuesday Morning, Marine Toys for Tots, and Ovarian Cancer National Alliance.

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Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today. For more information, visit

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.

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