Announcements

CashStar Named to Inc. Magazine’s Annual List of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies for 2nd Consecutive Year

Digital Gifting Leader is Ranked 50th Among Software Companies with Three-Year Revenue Growth of 792 Percent 

CashStar, the digital gifting company preferred by the world’s leading brands, today announced that for the second consecutive year it has been named to Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The company ranks #600 overall and #50 in the Software category. CashStar joins other prominent high-growth software and financial services companies recognized by Inc. magazine including Acquia, HubSpot, Lending Club, On Deck and ShopKick.

CashStar empowers retailers and restaurants to take advantage of the huge opportunity presented by the convergence of payments, mobile, omni-channel retail and digital marketing. The company enables these brands to deeply integrate digital gift cards into their marketing strategies as branded promotional currencies to attract new customers and reward loyal customers across any channel.

“CashStar’s tremendous growth is being fueled by the rapid adoption of mobile commerce and the success of our clients,” said Ben Kaplan, CashStar president and CEO. “As commerce becomes increasingly omni-channel, retail brands need to engage shoppers seamlessly across channels, especially with mobile. Our innovative digital gifting and mobile payments platform enables our clients to utilize branded digital currencies to grow their business. We’re excited to be named to this prestigious list two years running and look forward to continued growth.”

In its 33rd annual list, Inc. provides year-over-year insight into the American economy by tracking the expansion of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States. The 2014 Inc. 5000 list is available online at http://www.inc.com/5000.

About CashStar
CashStar is the leading provider of omni-channel digital gifting solutions for the world’s top brands. The CashStar platform enables retailers and restaurants to maximize sales, eliminate fraud risk, increase customer engagement, and drive adoption of mobile payments. More than 300 leading companies rely on CashStar to power the most innovative and advanced prepaid and digital gifting programs, including Best Buy, Brookstone, Coach, Crate & Barrel, Dell, Dunkin’ Donuts, Gap, lululemon athletica, Office Depot, Petco, Pottery Barn, QVC, Sephora, Staples, Starbucks, The Cheesecake Factory, The Home Depot, and Williams-Sonoma. To learn more, please visit www.cashstar.com, follow @CashStar_Inc, or e-mail .

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