TEMPE, Ariz., August 17, 2016 – Higher Ed Growth (HEG) recently ranked No. 3065 on Inc. magazine’s 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. This marks the company’s third consecutive year on the exclusive Inc. 5000 list.
HEG has seen its three-year growth rate increase 111 percent. The company credits the launch of innovative,new education contact center technology and higher education marketing services for its staggering growth rate during this short time period.
“As the higher education industry has shifted in response to new regulations and growing end-user needs, we have been able to stay in front of it all by working closely with our partners and creating turnkey solutions to new obstacles like compliance,” said Frank Healy, president and CEO of HEG. “We’re honored to be recognized once again by Inc for HEG’s growth, which is a direct result of our team’s endless dedication to our clients and ability to produce outstanding results throughout a changing climate.”
HEG’s latest technology product, EduMaximizer, answers a growing need for transparency in higher education marketing. With data collection, agent scripting, TCPA compliant features, search results, and more, the all-in-one tool streamlines recruitment and simplifies day-to-day operations for contact centers. The platform was designed specifically to drive better outcomes for students, schools and lead generation partners.
“It takes a new approach to meet the aggressive goals of the higher ed sector, and our technology – and team – continues to lead the way, making better outcomes attainable and easy,” added Healy. “The industry might be changing, but we’re able to move just as fast.”
The 2016 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 23), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a three-year growth of 433 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $200 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 640,000 jobs over the past three years, or about 8 percent of all jobs created in the entire economy during that period. 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/inc5000.
About Higher Ed Growth
Higher Ed Growth (HEG) is a full-service marketing agency specializing in post-secondary education. HEG uses proprietary technology to deliver targeted enrollment leads to for-profit and nonprofit education clients. In addition to lead generation, HEG offers services such as white label software solutions, inquiry management, enrollment analytics, and search engine optimization – with the ultimate goal of boosting enrollment and retention numbers for clients. HEG was named one of the Best Places to Work in 2015 by Phoenix Business Journal. The company was also featured in Inc. Magazine’s list of 5,000 fastest growing companies in the US in 2014, 2015 and 2016. Visit www.higheredgrowth.com or stay connected with us on LinkedIn, Facebook or Twitter.
About Inc. Media
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. Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 15,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.
The Inc. 5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions. For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://conference.inc.com/.