QUICKPARTS MAKES THE 2007 DELOITTE FAST 500
–Quickparts announced that it has made the 2007 Deloitte Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications and life sciences companies in North America. Rankings are based on percentage of fiscal year revenue growth over five years, 2002-2006. Quickparts grew 1300 percent during this period.
Quickparts has successfully streamlined the RFQ and sourcing process, allowing purchasing managers and part designers to buy parts online 24×7.
In addition to ranking on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500, Quickparts ranked Number 15 on Georgia's Technology Fast 50 Program, which is a ranking of the fast 50 growing technology firms in Georgia.
QUICKPARTS AWARDED PATENT FOR INSTANT ONLINE QUOTING
–Quickparts announced it has been awarded a patent for its instantaneous price quotation system for custom manufactured parts, known in the industry as QuickQuote®.
The patented QuickQuote system streamlines the quoting process by analyzing 3D CAD data and producing instant online binding quotes for custom manufactured parts ranging from rapid prototypes to production parts.
Quickparts’ U.S. patent (No. 7,305,367) details a system and method for generating instant binding price quotations for custom manufactured parts using the Internet. Quickparts has leveraged the efficiencies of the Internet and CAD geometric analysis to streamline the RFQ and buying process.
QUICKPARTS NAMED TO THE FIRST EVER INC. 5000
–Quickparts has been named to the first-ever Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in the country.
The Inc. 5000, an extension of Inc. magazines annual Inc. 500 list, captures many businesses that are too big to grow at the pace required to make the Inc. 500, as well as a host of smaller firms. This first-ever list of the 5000 fastest-growing businesses reported total revenue to be $194.5 billion.
Quickparts has streamlined the RFQ and sourcing process, allowing purchasing managers and part designers to buy parts 24×7.
The 2007 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2003 through 2006. To qualify, companies had to be U.S. based and privately held, independent — not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies — as of December 31, 2006 and have had at least $200,000 in revenue in 2003, and $2 million in 2006.
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