For the third year in a row, Inc. magazine has named Consumer Acquisition to its annual Inc. 5000 list, which recognizes the most successful companies within the American economy’s most dynamic segment—its independent businesses. Intuit, Zappos, Under Armour, Microsoft, Patagonia, and many other well-known names gained their first national exposure as honorees on the Inc. 5000.
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Brian Bowman, CEO, and founder of Consumer Acquisition: “We are honored to make this distinguished list that has previously included such notable companies. Consumer Acquisition’s growth as an organization has only been achieved through the dedication of our team and partners, who are a credit to our continued success.”
Not only have the companies on the 2020 Inc. 5000 been very competitive within their markets, but the list as a whole shows staggering growth compared with prior lists as well. The 2020 Inc. 5000 achieved an incredible three-year average growth of over 500 percent and a median rate of 165 percent. The Inc. 5000’s aggregate revenue was $209 billion in 2019, accounting for over 1 million jobs over the past three years.
Additionally, the news of Consumer Acquisition being featured in Inc. Magazine Inc. 5000 list comes on the heels of Dustin Engel joining as President to lead the company into its next phase of growth. Engel brings proven experience in M&A, client services, and high-growth marketing and strategy for Fortune 500 brands.
Founded in 2013, Consumer Acquisition is a technology-enabled marketing services company. It managed over $3 billion in creative and social ad spend for the world’s largest mobile games and apps. In addition, they provide a creative studio, user acquisition services, and self-service tools for Facebook and Google mobile app advertisers.