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Jaipur Rugs Makes Inc. Magazine's 500/5000 List

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Jaipur Rugs reported that Inc. magazine ranked Jaipur Rugs NO. 3338 on its 33rd annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000.

“I am so thrilled to be on this year’s Inc. 5000 list as one of America’s fastest growing companies,” says Jaipur Rugs CEO Asha Chaudhary. “It’s amazing to watch all of the dedicated people in the company strive to help sustain this rapid growth. I’m confident we will continue to rise in rank, and I couldn’t be more excited to celebrate this accomplishment with my company.”

The 2014 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 20 to November 30), is the most competi- tive crop in the list’s history. The average company on the list achieved a mind-boggling three-year growth of 516%. The Inc. 5000’ s aggregate revenue is $211 billion, generating 505,000 jobs over the past three years. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an inter- active database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc. com/inc5000.

“What surprises me, even though I know it’s coming, is the sheer variety of the paths our entre- preneurs take to success, thematically reflecting how our economy has evolved,” says Inc. Presi- dent and Editor-In-Chief Eric Schurenberg. “This year there are far more social media and far fewer computer hardware businesses than there were, say, six years ago. But what doesn’t change is the fearsome creativity unleashed by American entrepreneurship.”

The annual Inc. 5000 event honoring all the companies on the list will be held from October 15 through 17, 2014 in Phoenix. Speakers include some of the greatest entrepreneurs of this and past generations, such as Michael Dell, Martha Stewart, host of the CNBC show “The Profit” Marcus Lemonis, Container Store Founder and CEO Kip Tindell, and Chobani Founder and CEO Hamdi Ulukaya.

About Jaipur: Jaipur is one of the fastest growing wholesalers in the home textiles and accent industry.
The company’s growth extends from its commitment to empower, connect and inspire people through beautiful design that embodies a beautiful meaning – a meaning cultivated within a busi- ness model that enables artisans to become business owners and entrepreneurs – not just laborers. Jaipur Rugs works closely with their foundation to ensure fair pay, education and personal growth for each of their artisans. Crafting fashionable life-style driven products and emboldening an industry towards social responsibility are small parts of Jaipur’s holistic global presence. To learn more visit http://www.jaipurrugs.com, or contact Candace Clarke at candace.clarke@jaipurrugs.com or 404.351.2360.

More about Inc. and the Inc. 500|5000

Methodology: The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divi- sions of other companies--as of December 31, 2013. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2010 is $100,000; the minimum for 2013 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjec- tive 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 http://www.inc.com/5000.

About Inc. and the Inc. 5000:  Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. is the only major brand dedi- cated 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 informa- tion, visit http://www.inc.com/.

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation’s most successful private companies has become the hall- mark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions.

For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.

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