Aug 24, 2007

LEAP added to Inc 5000

by: lfi in News

LEAP Interactive is pleased to announce that it has been selected to appear on the 2007 Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing companies in America. This news comes only a month after the launch of a new company, LEAP Small Business, offering reseller web services to small business marketers.

On August 27, 2007, the official rankings of the Inc. 5,000 list, including those by region and industry, will be made public. A ceremony honoring all honorees will be held during the 26th Annual Inc. 500 Conference and Awards Ceremony September 6-8 in Chicago. LEAP Interactive was the only company between 1-5MM in an advertising/marketing-related industry to be listed from Kentucky. There were only 38 companies total from Kentucky. in all industries, that made the list.

"This announcement really affirms all our hard work in growing a world-class interactive agency. It's another exciting milestone in what has proven to be an amazing year for us," said Daniel Knapp, president of LEAP, "We're proud to be included in the Inc 5,000."

The Inc. 5,000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2003 through 2006. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by the first week of 2003, and therefore able to show four full calendar years of sales. Additionally, they had to be U.S.-based, privately held, and independent — not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies — as of December 31, 2006. Revenue in 2003 must have been at least $200,000, and revenue in 2006 must have been at least $2 million.

About Inc.
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About LEAP
LEAP is a full-service interactive agency, offering interactive productions including strategy, creative, web-software services and interactive marketing including PPC management, SEO, promotions, blog management, viral and social media marketing. Clients include Tommy Hilfiger, YUM! Brands International, Brown-Forman, Aleris, Warner Brothers, Jacuzzi and Insight Communications.