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ATLANTA, Aug. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — With a three year growth rate of 171 percent, DentalPost made its debut today on Inc. magazine’s 43th annual Inc. 500|5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies.  The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy – America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow, and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of the Inc. 500|5000.

“We saw a record-setting past 12 months that included new products, industry recognition, membership growth and strategic new hires. It is an honor to be recognized for the accomplishments and growth and we’re thrilled to make our mark on the list,” says Tonya Lanthier, founder and CEO of DentalPost. “The entire DentalPost team working together is credited with this success and we’re ready to build on this momentum.  In the coming months we’ll roll out several developments including geographic expansions and new innovations designed to serve the industry’s professionals.  We can’t wait for people to see what we have in store for the dental industry.”

The 2015 Inc. 5000, unveiled online at Inc.com and with the top 500 companies featured in the September issue of Inc. (available on newsstands August 18 to September 22) is the most competitive crop in the list’s history. Complete results of the Inc. 5000, including company profiles and an interactive database that can be sorted by industry, region, and other criteria, can be found at www.inc.com/inc5000.

Data is King for Making Career Matches

DentalPost’s use of data and its matching algorithm have dental professionals flocking to the platform at an impressive rate with more than 550,000 job seekers and 29,000 dental employers using the platform to make smarter hires.  The company leads the industry in metric-based career matching including personality tests as well as values, skills and work culture assessments to assist in selecting the best match for each position.

“Using data to make better hiring decisions is the future of the dental industry,” says Lanthier. “Having access to metrics that streamline the often cumbersome hiring process for both the job seeker and employer truly is invaluable.   Today’s debut on the Inc. 5000 list is validation for our continued growth and success.”

For further information on DentalPost, download the app on Android and iOS or visitwww.dentalpost.net.

Methodology

The 2015 Inc. 5000 is ranked according to percentage revenue growth when comparing 2011 to 2014. To qualify, companies must have been founded and generating revenue by March 31, 2011. They had to be U.S.-based, privately held, for profit, and independent–not subsidiaries or divisions of other companies–as of December 31, 2014. (Since then, a number of companies on the list have gone public or been acquired.) The minimum revenue required for 2011 is $100,000; the minimum for 2014 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 Inc. Media:

Founded in 1979 and acquired in 2005 by Mansueto Ventures, Inc. 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.  Winner of the National Magazine Award for General Excellence in both 2014 and 2012. Total monthly audience reach for the brand has grown significantly from 2,000,000 in 2010 to over 13,000,000 today.  For more information, visit www.inc.com.

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/.

About DentalPost

Based in Atlanta, DentalPost is the dental industry’s premier online and mobile job board. With more than 550,000 registered job seekers nationwide, DentalPost connects dental professionals with dental offices to help create dental teams that excel. DentalPost leads the industry in metric-based career matching including personality tests as well as values, skills and work culture assessments to assist in selecting the best match for each position.  For further information on DentalPost, download the app on Android and iOS or visitwww.dentalpost.net.

Media Contact: Lauren Shankman, Trevelino Keller Communications, 404-214-0722 x 121,lshankman@trevelinokeller.com

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