By Jordan True
Washington, D.C. — August 17, 2017 — Inc. Magazine today ranked Thycotic, a provider of privileged account management (PAM) solutions for more than 7,500 organizations worldwide, No. 2,260 on its 36th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents a unique look at the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent small and midsized businesses. This is the fifth year that Thycotic has made it on to the list and this year they have also been recognized as a Top D.C. Company.
Thycotic offers privilege account management solutions that protect an organization’s most valuable assets from cyber-attacks. Customers include leading enterprises in a diverse set of industries, including energy and utilities, financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, technology and telecommunications, as well as government agencies.
“It’s an honor to be on this list five years running and to be in the top-20 of companies based in Washington, D.C.,” said Steve Kahan, CMO at Thycotic. “Thycotic’s rapid climb up the Inc. 5000 list by 521 spots – from 2260 in 2016 to 1739 in 2017 – further validates our success in helping customers defend against cyber attacks before they strike vital systems and compromise sensitive data.”
“The Inc. 5000 is the most persuasive evidence I know that the American Dream is still alive,” says Inc. President and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “The founders and CEOs of the Inc. 5000 tell us they think determination, risk taking, and vision were the keys to their success, and I believe them.”
The 2017 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 16), is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year average growth of 481%. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue is $206 billion, and the companies on the list collectively generated 619,500 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at http://www.inc.com/inc5000.