PASADENA, CA (August 30, 2012) — Inc. magazine ranked LeisureLink no.1420 on its sixth 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. LeisureLink joins Yelp, yogurt maker Chobani, Giftcards.com, KIND and famed hatmaker Tilly’s, among other prominent brands featured on this year’s list.
“We’re thrilled to be ranked so highly among the many impressive, fast-growing private companies in the U.S. LeisureLink — and our proprietary Marketspan Guest Generation System for vacation properties — has seen tremendous growth and we plan to keep this momentum going with long-term strategic dedication to democratizing big data in the travel industry so that small and medium-sized businesses can finally use it to increase bookings, and excel in the marketplace,” said Erik Hovanec, CEO.
LeisureLink is a premier online travel technology company that specializes in making big data actionable for the travel industry with its innovative Marketspan™ Guest Generation System, its online market analysis and revenue management solution that enables independent hotels and vacation rentals to access and remain highly competitive in a crowded marketplace.
“Now, more than ever, we depend on Inc. 500/5000 companies to spur innovation, provide jobs, and drive the economy forward. Growth companies, not large corporations, are where the action is,” says Inc. Editor Eric Schurenberg.
Founded in 2006, LeisureLink is a private, high-growth company headquartered in Pasadena, California and funded by leading Southern California venture capitalist firms Clearstone Venture Partners and Mission Ventures, with a strategic investment from Wyndham Worldwide. Over 1,000 “LeisureLinked” independent vacation rental resorts, timeshare resorts, condo hotels and boutique resorts throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe and the Caribbean trust our online system that processes big data to manage their brands, maximize their profitability, streamline their revenue-driving efforts, and put heads in beds, every day.