NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Inc. magazine has named Think Finance, a leading developer of online financial products that bridge the gap between payday loans and credit cards, to its list of America’s fastest-growing private companies for the fourth consecutive year. The company moved up more than 1,000 spots in the ranking and is the highest ranked financial services company with revenues over $500 million. The announcement follows Think Finance’s recognition earlier this year as the No. 2 company on Forbes’ America’s Most Promising Companies list.
“Our focus is always on bringing disruptive solutions to the marketplace so that underserved consumers have more and better choices to meet their financial needs. We expect 2013 to be another great year for Think Finance and are honored by this recognition.”
“Our commitment to innovation in financial services has clearly been in demand and has enabled Think Finance to not only make the Inc. 500|5000 list four years in a row, but also make a significant leap in the rankings,” said Ken Rees, President and Chief Executive Officer of Think Finance. “Our focus is always on bringing disruptive solutions to the marketplace so that underserved consumers have more and better choices to meet their financial needs. We expect 2013 to be another great year for Think Finance and are honored by this recognition.”
The 2013 Inc. 500 is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. To make the cut, companies had to have achieved a staggering minimum of 918.59% in sales growth. Complete results of the Inc. 500|5000 can be found at www.inc.com/500. Think Finance’s company profile is available at http://www.inc.com/profile/think-finance.
"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. magazine editor Eric Schurenberg.
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. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
About Think Finance
Think Finance develops online financial products that bridge the gap between payday loans and credit cards. Using our technology and analytics platform, Think Finance and the lenders we work with have provided over $3.5 billion in credit to 1.5 million consumers in the U.S. and abroad and have saved customers over $1 billion compared to payday loans. Think Finance is privately held and is backed by some of Silicon Valley's most respected venture capital firms including Sequoia Capital and Technology Crossover Ventures. The company was recently named No. 2 on Forbes' America's Most Promising Companies list. Learn more at www.ThinkFinance.com.