Omaha, NE, August 21, 2012 – Inc. magazine today ranked The MSR Group number 3820 on its sixth annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs.
“We’re proud to be included on the Inc. 5000 list again,” says The MSR Group President and CEO Dick Worick. “Not only have we been able to grow in a tough economy, but we’ve also provided insight and tools to our clients that have helped them do the same.”
The MSR Group is a nationally recognized full-service marketing research firm. Over the past 5 years the company more than doubled its revenue. In just the past two years, The MSR Group achieved revenue growth of 31 percent.
Much of the firm’s growth is being driven by demand for its customer satisfaction measurement product, APECS®. Originally developed for the financial industry, APECS® is now being expanded to measure employee and call center satisfaction for a variety of industries, fueling continued growth for The MSR Group.
“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.
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, 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.
The MSR Group is a nationally recognized full-service marketing research company. It has been rated one of the world’s top focus group facilities by an international survey of focus group moderators. In addition to providing unprecedented qualitative research, The MSR Group offers a wide range of quantitative methodologies, including the award winning APECS® Performance Monitor, a proven system to measure customer satisfaction and advocacy. For more information, visit www.theMSRgroup.com.