Press Release

Network Solutions Provider Ranks 15th Fastest-Growing Telecommunications Company Nationally

HERNDON, VA – August 20, 2013 – For the fourth consecutive year, Inc. magazine has named CFN Services, a provider of high-performance network and application delivery solutions, to its annual Inc. 500I5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. With this milestone, CFN Services has consistently achieved three-year revenue growth between 480 and 1,530 percent, placing it among only 10 percent of companies that have made it to the Inc. 500/5000 list four times. CFN Services joins an impressive group of companies including Living Social, CDW, Marketo, and Telx, featured on this year’s list.

“We are very proud to be recognized for a fourth consecutive year among the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. Our ranking as the 15th fastest-growing company in our segment is evidence of our commitment to building an enduring global telecom and IT services company focused on delivering innovative solutions that solve our clients’ most pressing challenges,” said Mark Casey, President, and CEO of CFN Services. “Our continued success is a reflection of our team’s innovation, entrepreneurial drive, and dedication to our clients and the markets we serve.”

CFN Services credits its strong growth to its leading position as a provider of high-performance network and managed trading solutions to global securities trading clients, which include a who’s who among top global banks, hedge funds and financial institutions. The company also continues its expansion beyond the global financial markets, helping Global 2000 enterprises transform their legacy WAN networks to enable new cloud architectures and improve the performance of distributed applications.

In a stagnant economic environment, the median growth rate of 2013 Inc. 500|5000 companies is an impressive 142 percent. The companies on this year’s list report having created over 520,000 jobs in the past three years and aggregate revenue among the honorees reached $241 billion.

“Not all the companies in the Inc. 500|5000 are in glamorous industries, but in their fields, they are as famous as household name companies simply by virtue of being great at what they do. They are the hidden champions of job growth and innovation, the real muscle of the American economy,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.


About CFN Services

CFN Services provides high-performance network and application delivery solutions for real-time, mission-critical applications. Leveraging FiberSource®, CFN’s global network optimization platform, the company deploys and manages low-latency networks and private cloud solutions to cost-effectively improve application performance in distributed IT environments. CFN’s global cloud platform connects more than 70 leading data centers across North and South America, Europe and Asia. For more information, please visit: https://www.apcela.com.


About Inc.

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today’s innovative company builders. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 6,000,000 today. For more information, visit www.inc.com.


About the Inc. 500|5000 Conference

Each year, Inc. and Inc.com celebrate the remarkable achievements of today’s entrepreneurial superstars—the privately held small businesses that drive our economy. The Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony brings together members of the Inc. community, both a new class of Inc. 500|5000 honorees and the list’s alumni, for three days of powerful networking, inspired learning, and momentous celebration. Please join us October 10–12, 2013, at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in Washington, DC. For more information about the 2013 Inc. 500|5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony and to register, visit www.inc500conference.com or call 866-901-3205.