NEW YORK, August 27, 2007 – 1st in Video – Music World, Inc., the parent company of Your Electronic Warehouse and DiscountGolfWorld.com, was ranked on the first-ever Inc. 5,000 list of the fastest-growing privately held companies in the country. The Inc. 5,000, an extension of Inc. Magazine’s annual Inc. 500 list, ranks companies based on their sales growth over a three year period. The expanded list incorporates many businesses that are too big to grow at the pace required to make the Inc. 500. Taken as a whole, the companies on the Inc. 5,000 represent the backbone of the U.S. economy.
“The Inc. 5,000 provides the most comprehensive look ever at the most important part of the economy – the entrepreneurial part,” said Inc. 5,000 Project Manager Jim Melloan.
The company’s president, Dennis Boudreau, started 1st in Video – Music World, Inc. in 1976 as part of a class at Quincy University on how to start your own business. In 1997, 1st in Video Music World took its business online and has seen rapid growth ever since.
“Our success can be credited to partnerships with manufacturers who embrace our strategies of e-commerce as a valid distribution channel through an Internet authorized dealer network,” says Boudreau.
About 1st in Video – Music World, Inc.
1st in Video – Music World, Inc. was founded in 1976 and currently operates Your Electronic Warehouse (www.4ElectronicWarehouse.com), Discount Golf World (www.DiscountGolfWorld.com) and the retail website of www.4DiscountTravel.com.
The company was recently named as the 27th fastest growing e-Retailer of the Internet Retailer Top 500. The company operates retail stores in Quincy, IL and manages several golf courses’ pro-shops in the Midwest.
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