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Incredible Supply & Logistics Tops Inc. 500 2014 Fastest-Growing Private Companies

Growth of 2,500% Rockets the Government and Maritime Distribution and Logistics Services Company to #154 Overall

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Inc. Magazine has ranked Incredible Supply and Logistics (ISL), a provider of hardware, fleet and industrial supplies for government and maritime organizations, as the #9 fastest growing private company in the government services industry and the #154 overall on the 2014 Inc. 500, an annual list of the fastest-growing private companies in the United States.  Three-year sales growth of 2,550% places ISL in the exclusive company of past recipients including Microsoft, Patagonia, Oracle, Timberland, Domino's Pizza, Intuit, and E-Trade.

"Our goal since our launch was to make hardware, fleet and industrial supply procurement faster, cheaper and easier, to enable our customers to meet their unique business goals or mission success," said Chris Faison, CEO and co-founder of ISL.  "We owe our success to the amazing manufacturers who have chosen ISL to represent them and the global customer base we serve.  We are thrilled and honored to share this recognition with our customers, manufacturers and the very best employees in our industry."

ISL often referred to as "The Special Forces of Sourcing and Supply", leverages a combination of experienced personalized customer service with business intelligence tools to enable a better supply buying experience.  Federal, Defense, Intelligence, State and Local Government and Maritime customers across the globe, leverage ISL to centralize and streamline their procurement to enable significant cost savings and faster supply times to the field.

The complete results of the Inc. 500|5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at inc.com/inc5000 and you can see ISL's listing at http://www.inc.com/profile/incredible-supply-logistics

About Inc. and the Inc. 5000
Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto VenturesInc. is the only major brand dedicated exclusively to owners and managers of growing private companies, with the aim to deliver real solutions for today's innovative company builders. 

The Inc. 500|5000 is a list of the fastest-growing private companies in the nation. Started in 1982, this prestigious list of the nation's most successful private companies has become the hallmark of entrepreneurial success. The Inc. 5000 Conference & Awards Ceremony is an annual event that celebrates their remarkable achievements. The event also offers informative workshops, celebrated keynote speakers, and evening functions. For more information on Inc. and the Inc. 5000 Conference, visit http://www.inc.com/.

Methodology
The 2014 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2010 to 2013. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2010. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent--not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies--as of December 31, 2013. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2010 is $100,000; the minimum for 2013 is $2 million. As always, Inc. reserves the right to decline applicants for subjective reasons. Companies on the Inc. 500 are featured in Inc.'s September issue. They represent the top tier of the Inc. 5000, which can be found at http://www.inc.com/5000.   

About Incredible Supply & Logistics (ISL) 
ISL is a certified U.S. small business and GSA Schedule Holder (GS-21F-0025Y) offering a full range of logistics and product distribution services serving the Federal, Defense, State and Local Government and Maritime communities.  The ISL team combines unmatched fastener, maintenance repair and operations (MRO), fleet and industrial supply expertise and an extensive knowledge of the government procurement and defense shipping process.  ISL provides product and logistics solutions within the U.S. Department of Defense (DOD), Federal Civilian Agencies, Homeland Security, Intelligence Agencies, State and Local Governments, select commercial markets and is the trusted partner to organizations worldwide.  For more information, visit http://www.incrediblesupply.com

SOURCE Incredible Supply & Logistics (ISL)

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