WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwire - Aug 21, 2012) - Apprio, a leading provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the health, defense and homeland security markets, today announced that it has been included in the prestigious Inc. 5000 listing of fastest growing private companies in the U.S. Apprio was ranked 862 on the list.
"This achievement puts you [Apprio] in rarefied company, especially if you consider that there are nearly 7 million private, employer-based companies in the U.S.A," said Inc. Editor-in-Chief Eric Schurenberg. "The elite group you've now joined has, over the years, included companies such as Microsoft, Timberland, Vizio, Intuit, Jamba Juice, Oracle, and Zappos.com."
In addition to Apprio, the 2012 list includes such companies as Facebook, Publix Supermarkets, CDW, and Levi Strauss.
"We are pleased to be included in the Inc. 5000 list along with some very dynamic companies," said Apprio President and Founder, Darryl F. Britt. "Apprio has enjoyed consistent growth due to our customer centric focus, depth of knowledge in niche markets and dedication to providing clients with the best people. We focus on long term client relationships and our mission is to solve problems using internal consultants possessing intellect, integrity and honesty."
The Inc. 5000 ranking represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy -- America's independent entrepreneurs. In a stagnant economic environment, median growth rate of 2012 Inc. 500|5000 companies remains an impressive 97 percent. The companies on this year's list report having created over 400,000 jobs in the past three years.
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 www.inc.com/5000.
Apprio is a provider of specialized technology solutions, particularly for the Health, Defense and Homeland Security markets. We provide innovative IT and program services in Healthcare IT, Emergency Response Management and Financial Management. Apprio delivers the methodologies, discipline, and thought-leadership provided by the large integrators, with the cost structure and collaboration offered by smaller firms.
Apprio built the Federal Government's Disaster Medical Information Suite (DMIS), an EHR & Situational Awareness solution used to manage medical care during federal disasters and designated national security events such as the Gulf Oil Spill, Haiti Earthquake and Hurricane Ike. www.apprioinc.com