“Making the Inc. 500|5000 for two consecutive years is a team effort. We are driven to excel in product innovation and to give our customers every competitive advantage there is to also succeed,” said Mike Dullea, CEO of VinSolutions. “Being recognized is an honor and just tangible proof that we continue to grow in the right direction. 2011 has been a big year for VIN and we will remain to be the company to watch in the automotive industry.”
The list profiles the top 500 and 5,000 privately held, employee-based firms in the United States of America. According to Inc.com, "There are nearly 7 million private, employee-based firms in America. Only the very best are awarded the distinction of being named to the Inc. 500|5000, the gold standard of entrepreneurial success."
About VinSolutions (http://www.vinsolutions.com)
VinSolutions, headquartered in Overland Park, KS, consolidates data from all areas of an automotive dealership - helping dealers to find, sell and keep customers more profitably with their fully-integrated “Dealership Marketing System.” VinSolutions’
VinSolutions was named the 33rd and 58th fastest growing software company on the Inc. 500 in 2010 and 211 respectively and has received many industry accolades including the Automotive Website Award for Best Integrated Website Platform and the Driving Sales Innovation Cup for VinLens™. VinSolutions is certified by GM, Ford, Chrysler, Honda, Hyundai, Acura, Mazda, Toyota, Subaru, Volkswagen, Audi, Volvo, Kia, Saab, Mitsubishi, Infiniti and Nissan and is ADP, Reynolds & Reynolds and DealerTrack DMS certified. Other alliances include, but are not limited to, Kelley Blue Book, Black Book, Galves, NADA, CARFAX, R.L. Polk, AIS Rebates, KnowMe, AutoSoft, Arkona, Autodata and RouteOne. Founded in 2006, VinSolutions became a wholly owned subsidiary of AutoTrader.com in 2011.
About Inc. Magazine (www.inc.com)
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VinSolutions is a leading developer of Internet-based desking, automotive CRM and ILM software; consolidating data to enhance external marketing and internal management with one integrated platform. Find, sell and keep customers more profitably.