“Our sustained growth is a testament to our incredible team in the United States and Europe, and to the trust that our customers put in our company every day.”
SEATTLE (November 27, 2013) — RPI, 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 Inc. Magazine’s annual 500|5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, for the fifth straight year.
RPI ranked No. 4,648 on the 2013 list with a three-year growth rate of 46 percent. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.
“We are extremely pleased to be once again ranked as one of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies by Inc. Magazine,” said Rick Bellamy, chief executive officer of RPI. “Our sustained growth is a testament to our incredible team in the United States and Europe, and to the trust that our customers put in our company every day.”
The 2013 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2009 to 2012. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2009. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2012
“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,” said Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
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.
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 Seattle-based company, founded in 1979, has additional production facilities inAtlantaand inEindhoven, NL.
RPI’s blue-chip retail and online publishing customers rely on its consistent, reliable execution, creative design services and state-of-the-art manufacturing for the rapid delivery of innovative products utilizing consumer-generated content.
RPI has one of the largest digital printing facilities on the West Coast for both HP Indigo and Xerox Igen technology and has been listed on the Inc. 5000 list of fastest-growing companies for the past five years. For information, please visit www.rpiprint.com.
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 two million in 2010 to more than six million in 2013. For information, please visit www.inc.com.
Silver Strategic Communications for RPI, Inc.