Seattle, WA, August 21, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- RPI (Reischling Press, Inc.) (www.rpiprint.com), a leader in make-on-demand, private-label personalized photo books, greeting cards and stationery products for mass and specialty retailers, today announced that it has been named to the prestigious Inc. magazine’s 5000 list of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, based on the company’s year-over-year revenue growth.
The sixth-annual list offers the most comprehensive look at a vitally important segment of the economy: America’s independent entrepreneurs. This is the fourth consecutive year that RPI has appeared on the list – which this year includes the no. 1 ranked Unified Payments, Yelp, Chobani, Giftcards.com, KIND and hatmaker Tilly’s, among other prominent brands.
“We are experiencing tremendous demand for personalized print products,” said Rick Bellamy, CEO of RPI. “It’s been exciting to not only meet the demand, but to continue to develop our industry-leading mass customization platform and help expand customizable products into new markets. Providing a quality product that’s highly individualized and at an affordable price, is very fulfilling for us and our customers. We are incredibly proud to earn our fourth consecutive placement on the Inc. 500|5000 list. It helps affirm our efforts to help brands monetize their content and further extend their brand with personalized products. We believe that the opportunities for growth going forward are tremendous.”
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 more than 400,000 jobs in the past three years, and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $299 billion. 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.
"Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500|5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is,” says Inc. editor Eric Schurenberg.
RPI is a leading make-on-demand producer of private label personalized photo books, greeting cards and stationery products for mass and specialty retailers. The company’s broad range of blue chip retail and online publishing customers rely on its consistent, reliable execution, creative design services and best of breed manufacturing for the rapid delivery of innovative products utilizing consumer-generated content. The privately held company is headquartered just outside of Seattle, Wash. For more information on how RPI is helping fuel the rapid growth of personalized products, please visit www.rpiprint.com.
For further information, please contact:
Monica (Rodriguez) Graham, Communiqué PR
(206) 282-4923 ext. 125
Traci Pichette, RPI