BRS Media Inc., a diverse and growing media e-commerce firm that helps traditional and interactive media companies build and brand on the power of the Web, announced today that the company has been included in Inc. Magazine's 2009 "Inc. 5000" list of fastest-growing private companies in the USA.
With a tremendous increase in revenue of 88.7% over the past three years, BRS Media has the honor of being named to the annual ranking of fastest-growing private companies for a second year in row. In addition, BRS Media ranked No. 35 in the Top 50 Media Companies, that featured prominent companies like: FriendFinder Networks, 944 Media and Pinnacle Publishing Group.
"It is truly an honor to be named to the Inc. 5000 list for the second consecutive year, we're elated to be recognized among the top of U.S. privately held businesses," remarked George T. Bundy, Chairman & CEO of BRS Media Inc. "This prestigious distinction is a testament to our dedication to building a successful Online company that provides innovative, cutting edge services to our first class clients and prosperous partners worldwide. We look forward to even more success and growth in the coming years."
BRS Media has pioneered the 'multimedia' domain space since launching the .FM & .AM Top Level Domains in 1998. Since that time, BRS Media has been actively and successfully promoting and marketing dotFM and dotAM to radio and media companies around the world. Online Radio is among the fastest growing segments of the Internet, According to Arbitron and Edison Media Research, reaching 42 million Americans age 12 or older during an average week.
In April 2009, BRS Media announced plans to secure, operate and market the .Radio TLD. dotRadio will be positioned as the New Multimedia Domain for the On Air and Online Community. The plan to launch ".Radio" follows ICANN's (Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers) decision to expand the domain space beyond the standard .com, .net, and .org. Being called the "Biggest Domain Name Expansion" in the history of the Internet, the move is expected to open the top level domain space to an unlimited number of extensions.
About Inc. 5000
Inc. 5000, an extension of Inc. magazine's annual Inc. 500 list, catches many businesses that are too big to grow at the pace required to make the Inc. 500, as well as a host of smaller firms. Taken as a whole, these companies represent the backbone of the U.S. economy. The 2009 Inc. 5000 list measures revenue growth from 2005 through 2008. Inc. 5000 is a registered trademark of Mansueto Ventures LLC.
About BRS Media Inc.
Based in the South of Market district (SoMa) of San Francisco CA, BRS Media (brsmedia.fm) is a member of the National Association of Broadcasters, the International Webcasting Association and the Webcaster Alliance. Listed as one of the fastest growing privately held companies by the SF Business Times and Inc. Magazine, its portfolio of Online properties includes: dotFM® & dotAM®, domain registrar of premium multimedia .FM and .AM domains; dotRadio™, the new .RADIO top level domain for the On Air and Online Community; iDotz.Net domain registrar of all gTLD domains (.com, .net, .org), as well as, boutique domains (.tv .la, .im, .vc & .mn); dotRadio.FM & dotRadio.AM, free Web based email services and the ever-popular Web-Radio, the leading portal for "tuning in" Radio on the Internet. dotFM, dotAM and dotRadio are either registered trademarks or trademarks of BRS Media, Inc.