August 17, 2009, Chicago, IL – Blue Prairie Group was just named one of the fastest- growing privately held firms in the country by Inc. Magazine. We ranked number 1,037 out of 5,000 nationally, and number 42 in the Chicago-Naperville-Joliet metro region. The Inc. 500|5000 companies are ranked according to percentage revenue growth from 2005 through 2008 during which time BPG experienced almost 300% growth. BPG’s growth rate outperformed the 102.4% median growth rate for companies included in Inc. Magazine’s ranking this year and the 24.01% industry benchmark for Business Products & Services.
Matt Gnabasik, Blue Prairie Group’s Founder and Managing Director commented, “We are honored to be recognized by Inc. Magazine for this significant accomplishment. This designation puts us in elite company along with some of America’s most accomplished businesses. Our business is 100% organically grown — one satisfied client at a time. We pride ourselves on our exceptionally high client retention rates and client referrals, which have always been and remain our best marketing strategy. Receiving this acknowledgement from Inc. Magazine is a validation of the good work that we are doing for our clients.”