Pleasanton Weekly

- September 30, 2011

Pleasanton-based Five9 named to Inc. magazines fastest-growing list

Provides cloud-based call center software for sales, marketing, support services

by Jeb Bing

Inc. magazine has named Five9 to its fifth annual Inc. 5000 list, ranking the company 158th in the software industry. The Inc. 5000 list is an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.

"Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward," said Inc. magazine Editor Jane Berentson. "Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is"

Five9 joins companies such as LinkedIn, Internet radio company Pandora and television maker Vizio, among other prominent brands, featured in this year's Inc. 5000 list.

Speaking about the list, Mike Burkland, CEO of Five9 said: "Our revenue growth continues to accelerate, as evidenced by our inclusion on this prestigious list for a second year in a row. The business flexibility that our cloud-based call center solutions provide is critical to driving customer satisfaction.

Five9 provides of cloud-based call center software for sales, marketing and support, serving customers on five continents.

Last month, Five9 announced that after undergoing a competitive bidding process, 2-1-1 California, the statewide network of local 2-1-1 information and referral providers, has selected it as its call center platform.


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