Inc. Magazine Recognizes Emerald Data Solutions 2nd Year in a Row
Record Sales Growth Cements Company As Leader Of Paperless Governance Industry
ATLANTA – Emerald Data Solutions™, Inc., developer of BoardDocs® paperless meeting solutions, has announced that Inc. Magazine named the company one of the fastest growing private businesses in the nation on its 30th Annual Inc. 500/5000 List. The list represents a comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America's independent‐minded entrepreneurs. The ranking is based on overall revenue growth over a three-year span.
Emerald Data Solutions delivers BoardDocs industry-leading paperless meeting services to governing bodies. Initially developed in 2000, BoardDocs solutions are secure, low-cost and virtually turn-key. Through BoardDocs, Emerald Data Solutions enables boards to save taxpayer dollars, reduce staff time, improve board effectiveness and increase transparency in governance, while having a positive effect on the environment. Since its national introduction in 2002, nearly 700 organizations have chosen the eGovernance pioneer for their paperless needs.
Emerald Data Solutions offers two powerful and easy-to-use eGovernance solutions: BoardDocs Pro and BoardDocs LT. Both products are fully supported on most mobile devices, including the Apple® iPad™. Plus, only BoardDocs includes dedicated project management, on-site training and US-based, 7 x 24 technical support with every subscription.
For more information about BoardDocs’ services, call (800) 407-0141 or visit http://www.boarddocs.com to experience our leading eGovernance solutions firsthand.
About Emerald Data Solutions
Emerald Data Solutions is 100% employee-owned and has been providing technology solutions to public and private organizations since 1989. Past clients have included the State of Georgia, BellSouth and Turner Broadcasting, among many others. Currently, Emerald Data Solutions is exclusively dedicated to the development and delivery of BoardDocs paperless governance services. BoardDocs was initially developed in 2000, and since the national introduction of BoardDocs Pro in June of 2002, over 700 organizations have chosen BoardDocs as their eGovernance solution.
Our staff includes a former database administrator for the DOE’s Yucca Mountain Facility, former Fortune 50 executive trainers, former technology directors, a former board clerk, top developers and certified support analysts. We have trained thousands of administrators and board members so we understand organizations and how board materials are collected and distributed.
Inc. 500|5000 Methodology
The 2012 Inc. 500|5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2008 to 2011. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2008. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent—not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies—as of December 31, 2011. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2008 is $100,000; the minimum for 2011 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.’s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at www.inc.com/500.