This week GearBrain's DealTalk is bringing to you the announcement of GeistM making Inc. Magazine's Top 5000 list. GeistM is the fastest growing New York performance MarTech platform. Over the past three years, it has experienced incredible growth and has earned its place on Inc.'s list of the nation's top 5000 most prestigious and fastest-growing private companies. Coming in at No. 433, GeistM joins the list of successful companies, like Microsoft, Dell, Pandora and LinkedIn who gained national exposure from being on the Inc. 5000 list when they were first starting out.
Kevin Fortuna, Founder and CEO of GeistM commented: "Our momentum is building, and we expect our explosive growth to continue. Geist's performance-driven, partner-friendly business model -- together with our best-in-class technology, our close relationships with network partners and the top-notch work from our talented staff -- are creating a 'virtuous cycle' for our business."
Not only have the companies on the 2018 Inc. 5000 (which are listed online at Inc.com, with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc., available on newsstands August 15) been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists. The 2018 Inc. 5000 achieved an astounding three-year average growth of 538.2 percent, and a median rate of 171.8 percent. The Inc. 5000's aggregate revenue was $206.1 billion in 2017, accounting for 664,095 jobs over the past three years.
GeistM is the #1 Performance MarTech Platform powering digital marketing for a portfolio of Fortune 500 brands and hyper-growth startups. Our data-driven model enables us to identify and scale winning combinations of content elements, offer dynamics, networks and targeting strategies. At GeistM, we don't think of ourselves as an ad agency or a "vendor" – we're an extension of the marketing teams of our partners. We look for category-leading companies with complex or unique value propositions and the capacity and commitment to scale spend in proven channels of customer acquisition. Our best-of-breed MarTech platform, BlackFire, and our obsessive focus on performance-driven results for our clients, have been the driving factors of our success.
GearBrain congratulates GeistM on making the Inc. 5000 list of the nation's fastest growing private companies. Many good companies who made this list have gone on to achieve greatness in the business world and we expect GeistM to do the same. The MarTech category is growing and GeistM is well position to help many brands achieve their digital marketing goals through their unique MarTech platform, BlackFire. We look forward to seeing great things from GeistM as they help many manufacturers of IoT or connected devices educates consumers on how their products can help them live a better-connected life.
To find out more about how GeistM can amplify your marketing strategy with the #1 performance MarTech platform, visit GeistM.