SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX), a leading provider of corporate payment solutions, today announced that it was recognized on Forbes “America’s 100 Best Small Companies” list for 2013.
“We are thrilled to have been recognized by a business organization as prestigious as Forbes for the sixth consecutive year”
“We are thrilled to have been recognized by a business organization as prestigious as Forbes for the sixth consecutive year,” said Michael E. Dubyak, chairman and CEO of WEX. “When we first received this honor in 2006, we had a market capitalization of approximately $1.1 billion. Today, the company has a market capitalization of roughly $3.4 billion. This growth and consistency of recognition speaks to our continued investment in technology and to our associates’ dedication to the Company’s core business goals of exceeding stakeholder expectations through innovation and customer focus. We look forward to building on this momentum in creating a bright future for WEX while continuing to provide value to both our investors and customers.”
Forbes began ranking small companies in 1996 to recognize top-performing, publicly-held, growing companies. The rankings are based on a number of factors including sales and earnings growth, and return on equity.
View the complete Forbes 2013 list of “America’s 100 Best Small Companies” at http://www.forbes.com/best-small-companies/list/.
About WEX Inc.
WEX Inc. (NYSE: WEX) is a leading provider of corporate payment solutions. From its roots in fleet card payments beginning in 1983, WEX has expanded the scope of its business into a multi-channel provider of corporate payment solutions representing more than 7.6 million cardholders and offering exceptional payment security and control across a wide spectrum of business sectors. The Company’s operations include WEX Bank, Fleet One, Pacific Pride, rapid! PayCard, Wright Express Australia, Wright Express New Zealand and CorporatePay Limited, England, as well as a majority equity position in UNIK S.A., Brazil. WEX and its subsidiaries employ more than 1,400 associates. For more information about WEX, please visit www.wexinc.com.