Inc. Magazine Names WeddingWire on Inc. 500 for 2012
BETHESDA, Md., Aug. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — WeddingWire, the nation’s leading technology company serving the $100 billion wedding and events industry, announced the company is ranked number 309 out of 500 on Inc. magazine’s 31(st) annual Inc. 500 list. The list is an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies, presenting the most comprehensive look at America’s entrepreneurial businesses, while recognizing superior innovation and industry initiative.
Founded in 2007, WeddingWire has quickly become the fastest-growing wedding and events platform for the industry. The company has helped millions of engaged couples plan their celebrations by offering the largest and most comprehensive directory of wedding and events vendors and business reviews in the U.S. and Canada. With its innovative Software-as-a-Solution (SaaS) business platform, WeddingWire powers more than 120,000 small businesses. This self-service platform offers a comprehensive solution for advertising, marketing, CRM, and networking.
“We are so pleased to be named to an award that celebrates innovation and entrepreneurship,” says Timothy Chi, CEO, WeddingWire. “More importantly, we look forward to continuing to provide advanced technology solutions to our valued clients. WeddingWire could never have achieved this position without our outstanding network of wedding and events professionals, to whom we are so grateful.”
WeddingWire continues to double revenues in 2012, and is currently building a new corporate headquarters in Chevy Chase, Maryland, as it adds to its workforce.
About WeddingWire, Inc.
WeddingWire(TM), the nation’s leading technology company serving the $100 billion wedding and events industry, is the only online wedding planning resource designed to empower both engaged couples and wedding professionals. For engaged couples, WeddingWire offers the ability to search, compare and book over 120,000 reviewed wedding vendors, from wedding venues to wedding photographers. WeddingWire also offers a comprehensive suite of online planning tools for weddings, including wedding websites and wedding checklists, all at no charge. For wedding professionals, WeddingWire provides an innovative SaaS platform to businesses that offers a comprehensive solution for their advertising, marketing, client management, and networking needs. Businesses that advertise with WeddingWire appear on WeddingWire.com, EventWire.com, ProjectWedding.com and other leading sites, including MarthaStewartWeddings.com, Brides.com and Weddingbee.com.
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